Erika Deuel is an Occupational Therapist specialized in the areas of Neuro-Developmental Treatment and brain injury rehabilitation. As a graduate of California State University, Dominguez Hills in Occupational Therapy and with over ten years of experience in a variety of clinical settings, she decided to take her experience as a clinician and fieldwork educator in the direction of teaching. As part-time faculty at SMC, she provides instruction in the areas of College Readiness, Career Planning, Job Skills, and leads exercise classes in the Pathfinders Program. She also works as an Occupational Therapist at an acute inpatient care hospital in Los Angeles. When she is not working you will find her spending quality time at home with her family, hiking, and having dance parties with her three young daughters.