University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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Bachelor’s to Master’s in Occupational Therapy | Meet the Students

Claire Ficca BS-MA ‘19

Claire Ficca BS-MA ‘19

Hometown: Renton, WA

Program: Bachelor's to Master's, Class of 2019

What brought you to occupational therapy?
I was drawn to OT because of a love for taking care of people and wanting to blend that with science of the body and mind. 

What area of practice are you interested in?
I’m interested in pediatrics, especially aquatic therapy, and special needs adults.

What are some of the occupations you engage in?
Some occupations I engage in are cooking, running, biking, reading, writing, and singing.

If you could travel anywhere, where would it be?
If I could travel anywhere right now I would go to Iceland.

If you could choose anyone (living or dead) to be your mentor, who would you pick?
If I could choose someone to be my mentor it would be C. S. Lewis.