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
Redesigning Lives Globally
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Ashley Uyeshiro Simon OTD, OTR/L, MSCS

Ashley Simon

Assistant Professor of Clinical Occupational Therapy

Room: CHP 133
Phone: (323) 442-3340
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Ashley Uyeshiro Simon practices Lifestyle Redesign® at the USC OT Faculty Practice, and works predominantly with clients in the Pain Management, Chronic Headaches, Multiple Sclerosis, and Ergonomics Programs. She teaches the Optimal Living with Multiple Sclerosis course, is a National MS Society Partner in MS Care, and is a Multiple Sclerosis Certified Specialist. Dr. Uyeshiro Simon coordinates the Quality and Process Improvement projects for the Faculty Practice. She is a Resident Faculty Fellow in the Office of Residential Education, and has an interest in animal-assisted therapy for mental and physical health.
Dr. Uyeshiro Simon received her Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD) degree in 2011 from the University of Southern California. She completed her residency at the USC Occupational Therapy Faculty Practice, where she saw clients and conducted market analyses. She received her BA degree in Psychology and her MA degree in Occupational Therapy from USC.


Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
University of Southern California

Master of Arts (MA) in Occupational Therapy
University of Southern California

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology
University of Southern California


Conference Proceedings

Uyeshiro Simon, A., & Reeves, L. (2015). Occupational therapy's role in headache management: A lifestyle behavioral approach. Poster session presented at the 17th Congress of the International Headache Society, Valencia, Spain. In Cephalalgia. Link to full text