Lewiston-Auburn College

Sarah Grinder

Lecturer of Occupational Therapy

Office Location

162B, Lewiston Campus Building


(207) 753-6668

Academic Degrees

  • Begins Ph.D. in Occupational Therapy in Fall 2016
  • University of Souther Maine, MOT
  • Hillsdale College, B.A. in Religion


Before becoming an occupational therapist, she enjoyed over 6 years of teaching and private tutoring experience, including classical languages and formal logic.  She currently teaches in the Pediatric Clinical courses and the OT Foundations course.  
Sarah practices occupational therapy in a local, private clinic, where she works with children of all ages, and has experience in school-based, clinic and early intervention practice.  She has completed the requirements for Certification in Sensory Integration through the University of Southern California/WPS.  She is also active in the American and Maine OT associations, including being an AOTA Emerging Leader and presenting research at the AOTA annual conference.
Outside of work, Sarah loves working with a local beagle rescue, performing with Community Theater, martial arts, traveling as much as she can, and spending time outdoors with her husband.

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric Occupational Therapy