Dezarai Zepeda

3rd Year Doctorate of Occupational Therapy Student

Dezarai is currently a third-year Doctorate of Occupational Therapy student at Creighton University in the Denver Colorado Pathway, and will be graduating May of 2020. She obtained a dual Bachelor’s degree of Psychology and Human Development and Family Studies at Colorado State University in 2015. She will be completing her 12 weeks Level 2B placement at Amy Zier and Associates from September 16 through December 6.

Dezarai has had experience with individuals from birth to older adulthood; working and shadowing in the Neonatal intensive care unit, Conductive Education, Skilled Nursing Facility, in-patient acute care, and Hospice settings. Dezarai was born in Laredo, Texas and moved to Denver, Colorado 13 years ago with her family. She loves going hiking in the Rocky Mountains with her fiancé, Justin, and miniature dachshund, Sadie Rae. Her other hobbies include getting puppy cuddles, binge-watching Hulu TV shows, and running.