ASHT Blog

Rachel Pigott, MPH, OTR/L, CHT, April 19, 2021

“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” – William Shakespeare.  

I have seen so many dedicated volunteers embody this quote by William Shakespeare while giving their precious time and talents to the American Society of Hand Therapist. We have so…

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Theresa Hallenen MS, OTR/L, CHT, April 01, 2021

April is a month for celebration. The ground begins to awaken from its deep winter slumber with spring bulbs pushing through, showing off their bright new flowers and foliage. The days are starting to be longer and brighter. Birds are making their nests to prepare for their first batch of eggs.…

Mo Herman, MA, OTR/L, CHT, March 01, 2021

The ASHT Board of Directors is comprised of passionate and committed volunteer leaders dedicated to advancing the science and practice of hand and upper extremity therapy. If you are interested in joining this visionary team of leaders, networking with like-minded colleagues, and embracing a…

Nancy Naughton, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, February 15, 2021

Calling all hand and upper extremity researchers: Share and highlight your rigorous work at ASHT's 44th Annual Meeting when we gather virtually and in person in St. Louis, Missouri, October 7-10, 2021.

Interested researchers can submit an abstract, which provides an overview of their…

Danielle Sparks, DHS, MOT, OTR, CHT, February 08, 2021

The ASHT Practice Division works to advocate for the profession of hand and upper extremity therapy through active monitoring and involvement of legislative issues and member education of…