Jessica Devericks
Jessica Devericks ’10 Occupational Therapy
Hometown
Jamestown, N.Y.
Field Period Site
Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital
Field Period Location
Eldoret, Kenya
Title
Volunteer
Duties Performed
I assisted an occupational therapist in an orphanage,worked one-on-one with the children, and participated in play-based therapy. I also assisted in teaching American Sign Language (ASL) to local pediatric teachers.
Best Aspect
I taught ASL to an abandoned, deaf 3-year-old and cared for the children in the hospital.
More Info
Majoring in Occupational Therapy