Occupational Therapy Departments

Welcome to the Occupational Therapy departments of Lone Star College! You can use your occupational therapy courses toward an Associate of Applied Science academic degree and workforce programs. Find out how!


Contacting the Occupational Therapy Department

  • The department director's office is your primary source for all program, course and transfer questions.
  • The department director approves all coursework exceptions and prior learning experiences for credit courses toward your degree or certificate.
  • CE-to-Credit linked courses can also be verified by contacting the department director or dean.

LSC-Kingwood Contacts

LSC-Kingwood Occupational Therapy Department

Name Phone Office
Alma Watson, OTR, M.O.T.
OTA Program Director
281.312.1464 Alma.R.Watson@LoneStar.edu SIB 100B
Linda Gallander, OTR, M.O.T.
Professor & Fieldwork Coordinator
281.312.1525 Linda.F.Gallander@lonestar.edu SIB 100W
Dr. Ryan Chabarria
Interim Dean of Health Occupations & Biological Sciences
281.312.8433 Ryan.E.Chabarria@lonestar.edu APA 109H
Deirdre Hall
Healthcare Specialist
281.312.1708 Deirdre.N.Hall@lonestar.edu SIB 100

LSC-Tomball Contacts

LSC-Tomball Occupational Therapy Department

Name Phone Office
Terra Ruppert, Ph.D., OTR
OTA Program Director
281.826.5394 Terra.Ruppert@LoneStar.edu HSB 111M
Stephanie Johnston, O.T.D., M.A., OTR
Professor and Fieldwork Coordinator
281.826.5395 Stephanie.D.Johnston@LoneStar.edu HSB 111L
Dr. Megan Mariveles
Dean, Division III
281.826.5355 Megan.M.Mariveles@LoneStar.edu HSB 301F

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