SPD Scientific Work Group Participants

Reynolds, Stacey, PhD, OTR/L

Title: Associate Professor
Department:  Department of Occupational Therapy
Institution: Virginia Commonwealth University
Mailing Address: 730 E. Broad Street, Theater Row Building, Rm. 2050D
Phone: (804) 828-2288

Dr. Reynolds completed her Ph.D. in Health Related Science at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2007. Her research has focused on investigating physiologic stress reactivity patterns in children with Sensory Processing Disorder, and characterizing behavioral and physiological patterns of sensory processing in children with ADHD, Autism and Mood Disorders. Dr. Reynolds is currently a K12 Scholar and an Assistant Professor in the College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at Virginia Commonwealth University. Her current research, conducted through collaborations with the Department of Psychology at UF, is focused on developing an animal model for studying sensory processing disorders and examining the neurobiological basis for atypical sensory and motor behaviors. Dr. Reynolds has over five years of clinical experience working with children and teaches courses in pediatric intervention and assessment.