Ila Schepisi

Ila Schepisi

Instructor of Adult Day Services

Office

102 Wallace Hall
295 West Campus Dr.
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-3160

Email

Expertise

  • Recreation Therapy
  • Gerontology
  • Intergenerational Programming
  • Long Term Care and Community Based Care
  • Caregiver Outreach

Professional Activities

  • Activities Director, Virginia Tech Adult Day Services
  • Southern Gerontological Society, 2011
  • Southwest Virginia Association of Activities Professionals
  • American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Education

  • M.Th.S. Drew University, Theological Seminary
  • B.S. Radford University

Awards and Honors

Program of Distinction, Generations United, Neighbors Growing Together Team, 2012-14             

VT Staff Employee of the Week, Virginia Tech, 2007

President’s Award for Excellence Nomination, Virginia Tech, 2007

Additional Information

Current Research:

  • Intergenerational Programming
  • Geriatric Depression