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University of Southern California
University of Southern California
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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Chantelle Rice Collins OTD, OTR/L, CDCES(she/her/hers)

Chantelle Rice Collins OTD, OTR/L, CDCES

Director of the USC Occupational Therapy Faculty Practice and Associate Professor of Clinical Occupational Therapy

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Chantelle Rice Collins is the director of the USC Occupational Therapy Faculty Practice, the USC Chan Division’s private clinic where occupational therapists deliver lifestyle-based interventions to patients with a variety of medical diagnoses and conditions. A Certified Diabetes Educator®, she works predominantly with Lifestyle Redesign® Weight Management and Diabetes Management clients while also managing the practice’s administrative operations.

Dr. Rice Collins received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in occupational therapy from USC in 2008, and earned her Doctorate of Occupational Therapy degree from USC in 2009.


OT Practice Award | 2015
Occupational Therapy Associate of California (OTAC)


Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
2009 | University of Southern California

Master of Arts (MA) in Occupational Therapy
2008 | University of Southern California

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Occupational Therapy
2007 | University of Southern California



Book Chapters

Jalaba, T., Smith, L., Rice, C., & Lawlor, M. (2018). Promoting wellness and healthy living for individuals with ASD. In R. Watling & S. L. Spitzer (Eds.), Autism across the lifespan: A comprehensive occupational therapy approach (pp. 447-464). Bethesda, MD: AOTA Press. Full text

Conference Presentations/Proceedings

Kadowaki, K., & Rice Collins, C. (2018, October). Occupational therapy primary care consultations for the college student population. Short Course Presentation at the OTAC Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA.


Journal Articles

Uyeshiro Simon, A., & Collins, C. E. (2017). Lifestyle Redesign® for chronic pain management: A retrospective clinical efficacy study. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 71(4), 7104190040p1-7104190040p7. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.025502 Show abstract


Journal Articles

Koritzky, G., Dieterle, C., Rice, C., Jordan, K., & Bechara, A. (2014). Decision-making, sensitivity to reward and attrition in weight management. Obesity, 22(8), 1904-1909. https://doi.org/10.1002/oby.20770 Show abstract