Timothy J. Wolf

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Associate Dean for Research, Occupational Therapy Department Chair and Professor

Research at a glance

Research Topics

Research Summary

Dr. Wolf's research focuses on intervention to improve the lives of individuals who experience a neurological injury, such as stroke or cancer-related cognitive impairment.

Educational background

  • Bachelor of Science, Health Science, Pre Occupational Therapy, Truman State University
  • Master of Science, Clinical Investigation, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD), Washington University in St. Louis
  • Philosophy Doctorate (PhD), Rehabilitation and Participation Science, Washington University in St. Louis

Classes taught

  • OC_THR 5150 Concepts of Neuroscience
  • OC_THR 5230 Application of Evidence Based Practice
  • OC_THR 5330 Functional Cognition
  • OC_THR 8090/8095 Research Project (Mentor)

Additional certifications

  • Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP)
  • Certified Trainer: Cognitive Orientation to Daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP)

Select publications

Publications and information regarding scholarly activity and service may be viewed in Dr. Timothy Wolf’s curriculum vitae.



  • Dr. Wolf is the primary developer of a performance-based assessment of functional cognition called the Complex Task Performance Assessment (CTPA). The CTPA is in the public domain and can be downloaded.

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