Christine O'Neill, OTD, MHMS, OTR/L, CBIS

Christine O'Neill, OTD, MHMS, OTR/L, CBISMarquette University

1700 W. Wells

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-7759

Department Chair

Occupational Therapy

Clinical Assistant Professor

Christine O'Neill is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Marquette University College of Health Sciences Department of Occupational Therapy. Christine graduated summa cum laude from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. She then went on to receive her master’s degree in Health Management Systems from Duquesne University. Christine completed her post-professional Occupational Therapy Doctoral degree from Mount Mary University. She holds a specialty certification from the Bain Injury Association of America as a certified brain injury specialist. In 2017, she was awarded the “excellence in teaching” honor.

Christine has many years clinical experience at multiple levels of care including level I trauma hospitals such as The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She specializes in adult rehabilitation specifically neurological and traumatic injuries/diseases. Christine has been published on the topic of telehealth services and continues her clinical work in stroke and post-concussion syndrome.


  • OTD, Occupational Therapy, Mount Mary University, Milwaukee, WI,  2021
  • M.S., Health Management Systems, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2003
  • B.S., Occupational Therapy, Syracuse University, Utica, NY 1998

Courses Taught

  • OCTH 7150 Clinical and Health Conditions I
  • OCTH 7310 Theory and Practice Fundamentals: Mental Health
  • OCTH 7330 Occupational Therapy Process: Mental Health
  • OCTH 7195 Neuroscience
  • OCTH 7380 Neurorehabilitation I
  • OCTH 7381 Neurorehabilitation II
  • OCTH 7932 Advanced Topics in Occupational Therapy
  • OCTH 7997 Doctoral Capstone

Professional Affiliations

  • American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
  • Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association WOTA)
  • Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA)


  • Registered Occupational Therapist, National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
  • Licensed Occupational Therapist, State of Wisconsin
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS), Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA)