Faculty & Staff Directory

Directory Links

Contact

Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences

Office location

2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Office hours

Mon – Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Help

If there is a problem with your profile or information, or if you want to opt out of inclusion in the directory, please let us know.

Dr. Lori Helgeson

Lori-Ann Helgeson

Clin Ast Prof OT Aca Field Coord

College of Health Science

Email address  lhelges@ju.edu
Telephone number  (904) 256-7838
Office location  Downtown Campus (Suntrust Bld
Office hours  By appointment.

Education

  • OTD, Temple University
  • M.Ed, Handicap Services, University of North Florida
  • BS, Occupational Therapy, Florida International University

Professional Information

Dr. Lori-Ann R. Helgeson has resided in Jacksonville for over 30 years. She has been an Occupational Therapist for over 23 years with the majority of her experience in pediatric settings. She recently joined Jacksonville University as the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator for the Doctor of Occupational Therapy program. She received her Doctor of Occupational Therapy degree from Temple University in Philadelphia. Her capstone focus was on occupational therapy’s role in post graduate community-based vocational education programs. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from Florida International University and a Master of Education with a focus on Handicap Services from the University of North Florida.

Dr. Helgeson has given continuing education lectures on handwriting, adaptive equipment in the classroom, how to make a sensory friendly classroom, and preparing for the NBCOT exam. She served as a mentor to new staff at a large inpatient rehabilitation hospital and in a public school system.