Rachel Ann Melegrito

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Antipolo City, Rizal Philippines
University Santo Tomas, University Of Asia And The Pacific
Human Body, Health And Wellness, Childhood Development
  • Rachel has taught a range of basic and professional courses, including human anatomy and physiology, occupational therapy in pediatrics, and occupational therapy evaluation: physical dysfunction.
  • She is a licensed occupational therapist (OTRP) both in the Philippines and in the United States (OTR).
  • Rachel has given speeches at different health-related conferences and seminars, speaking in front of students, preschool teachers, rehabilitation professionals, and neurologists.


In 2020, amidst her thriving decade-long career as an occupational therapist, Rachel embraced a new challenge during her pregnancy by transitioning into writing. In 2023, recognizing an irresistible opportunity, she expanded her portfolio by joining Static Media to write for Health Digest. She has contributed to various small-scale health and psychology websites and regularly contributed to Medical News Today. Additionally, she provided content for other notable online platforms, such as iGeeksBlog and MakeUseOf, as well as a mix of business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) health brands.


Rachel has a bachelor's degree in occupational therapy and a master's degree in childhood development and education.
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