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Justin Young, OTD, OTR/L

Director of Rehabilitation Therapies

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Languages
  • English

About

Justin has been at Faith Regional Health Services since 2007.  He obtained his Doctorate in Occupational Therapy, in 2006 from Creighton University and is a graduate of the Dale Carnegie Leadership program.  Justin began his career at Faith Regional Health Services treating pediatric patients in the outpatient setting and quickly transitioned into management as the Inpatient Therapy Manager. He currently serves as the Director of Rehabilitation Therapies and is also the Clinical Director of the Acute Rehabilitation Unit. Justin has been very involved with the State and National Occupational Therapy Associations. He has served as the president and vice president of the Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association as well as the Registered Lobbyist for the Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association. He received the Excellence Award from the American Occupational Therapy Association in 2006.  Justin was selected as an Emerging Leader by the American Occupational Therapy Association in 2013.  He currently serves on the American Occupational Therapy Political Action Committee Circle of Advisors and the College of St. Mary’s Occupational Therapy Program Curriculum Advisory Board.  Justin and his wife, Melinn, who is a teacher at Norfolk Public Schools, have enjoyed making Norfolk their home.