Tana Bleser Carson, PhD, MOT, OTR/L

Adjunct Research Assistant Professor
Occupational Therapist, UF Health Shands Rehab Center for Kids

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Dr. Carson joined the Department of Occupational Therapy in 2014.  Her research interests include sensory processing disorder and autism spectrum disorders (ASD). She has published multiple papers and given presentations at international conferences on her research. She has ongoing projects aimed at improving evidence-based practice of treating the sensory features of ASD. Dr. Carson also practices Occupational Therapy at UF Health Rehab Center for Kids at Magnolia Parke. She is also passionate about community services and is the Co-Founder and Vice President of All Kidz Inc., a not for profit charity that provides resources and opportunities to children with physical challenges to enable their participation in the community, school, and home.