Maxwell Perkins, MS, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist with extensive experience with interdisciplinary clinical management focusing on the geriatric population. His clinical focus is on effective assessment and intervention for older adults experiencing memory/cognition issues in a variety of clinical settings including, acute inpatient/outpatient and skilled nursing facilities. Maxwell is an independent consultant/educator and previously served as the rehab education director for two large health care organizations.
Maxwell co-authored the article, “Interdisciplinary Team Approach in the Rehabilitation of Hip/Knee Arthroplasties”, which was published in the American Journal of Occupational Therapy. He presents workshops at both the local, regional and state level and is a guest lecturer in the Pacific University Occupational Therapy program in Forrest Grove, Oregon.
Maxwell earned his MS in Health Care Policy and Administration from Mercer University and his BS in occupational therapy from the Medical College of Georgia.
Financial: Maxwell Perkins is an independent consultant. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Maxwell Perkins is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association.