Leann Shore, OTD, MEd, OTR/L

Assistant Professor, Program in Occupational Therapy
Leann Shore


Office Phone
Office Address

510D Children's Rehabilitation Center
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States


Assistant Professor, Program in Occupational Therapy


Doctorate of Occupational Therapy, Salt Lake City, UT

MA in Education, Saint Mary’s University, Minneapolis, MN

 BS in OT, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Licensures and Certifications

Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders, University of Minnesota
Certificate in Clinical Research, University of Minnesota

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Research Summary/Interests

Child development; Autism (early diagnosis and transition planning for young adults with autism); School-based intervention (skills development esp handwriting and use of assistive devices); Ergonomics/Seating

Public Health/Sensory Processing & Sensory Friendly Environments Consultant

Clients include:

  • Bell Museum of the University of Minnesota
  • Walker Art Center of Minneapolis
  • Target (Sensory Friendly Kids)
  • HSEC Library (Biomedical Library)
  • Twin Cites Metro Area and Southern Minnesota public schools


Habilitation/rehabilitation of childhood disorders in settings including school-based practice, home health, and clinic. Adult rehabilitation in home health, long term care, inpatient, and outpatient care.


Shore, L. (OOP). Shore Handwriting Screening for Early Handwriting Development. San Antonio, TX: Pearson Assessment, Inc.



OT Process for Children & Youth; OT Process for Adults; Level I Fieldwork