Laura Murphy, OT, Named July Above & Beyond Winner

Laura Murphy, Occupational Therapist, has been named Above & Beyond Winner for July. CVHHH gives out the award monthly to celebrate the outstanding work of one employee on behalf of CVHHH staff, the agency, or the central Vermont community. Laura was nominated by her team members, who said: “Laura is a willing and supportive resource for all of her peers.”

When Laura was a teenager, her father had a stroke and received therapy support. She says that he deeply appreciated all that he was able to accomplish with the help of his Occupational Therapist.

Laura received her Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from Tufts University and has worked as an Occupational Therapist at CVHHH for 12 years. Of her job, Laura says: “I am dedicated to my work, my patients, and to CVHHH. Providing OT support to people at home is important and necessary, and I believe that I am positively affecting people’s lives.”

Laura lives in Woodbury with her two children and husband. She enjoys gardening, snowboarding, and traveling.