WHO WE ARE?
Marlene Barrett-Ragkaswar, MS OTR/L received her B.S. and M.S degrees in Occupational Therapy from Dominican College of Blauvelt in Rockland County, NY.
Marlene began her career treating patients in a sub-acute setting at Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation in New Hyde Park, NY. In addition to working at OTFPL, she is currently on staff treating patients in an acute care setting at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Marlene is an active member of the American Occupational Therapy Association and the New York State Occupational Therapy Association (Long Island Chapter).
As the director of OTFPL, Marlene wants to create a caring environment where staff and patients can feel respected and appreciated.
Marlene believes that the winning combination to increasing independence and productivity is respect, professionalism and service quality.