Lori Bravi


Position Master Occupational Therapist
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About Me

About Me

Lori Bravi is committed to excellence as a Level IV Occupational Therapist in the clinic, research lab, and academics at RIC. Ms. Bravi has developed a strong focus in treating the neurological population, vision, cancer rehabilitation, and chronic pain. She complements her time in the clinic with teaching other therapists on the national level through the RIC Academy, serves as a peer-reviewer for Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation, and mentors engineering students through Northwestern University's DTC Program. Lori serves the rehabilitation community through accepted invitations to National Advisory Panels for AOTA, Cortical Stimulation, Botox, and Spasticity. She served on the Board of Directors for the SCIA-IL from 2013-2016. Most recently, Ms. Bravi published chapters on Brain Injury, Stroke, and Neurodevelopment Conditions in an OT Board Review Book, a testimony to her experience in Inpatient Rehabilitation, DayRehabilitation, Outpatient Therapy and Research.


Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

355 East Erie

Chicago, IL 60611

Education & Professional Associations



    1999 - 2001
    University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee Occupational Therapy

Honors + Awards

  • Board Certification in Physical Rehabilitation (BCPR)
    American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
    , 2012
  • Buchanan Family Fellowship Recipient- Constraint Induced Movement Therapy
    RIC Academy
    , 2009
  • Sarah Baskin Award for Excellence in Research
    RIC Academy
    , 2006
  • Buchanan Family Fellowship- Motor Imagery
    RIC Academy
    , 2003

Certificates + Licenses

  • Board Certification In Physical Rehabilitation (BCPR)
  • Registered, Occupational Therapist
  • Licensed, Occupational Therapist
    State of IL