Nikhil Tomar

Phone: (603) 862-3221
Office: Occupational Therapy, Hewitt Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Nikhil Tomar, Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy


  • Ph.D., Occupational Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • M.S., Occupational Therapy, University of Wisconsin
  • B.S., Occupational Therapy, Chaudhary Charan Singh University

Courses Taught

  • OT 741: Human Occupation
  • OT 785: Research Methods
  • OT 841: Human Occupation
  • OT 886: Engagement in Research

Selected Publications

Tomar, N., Ghezzi, M. A., Blank Wilson, A., Van Deinse, T. B., Burgin, S., & Cuddeback, G. S. (2020). Demographic and clinical characteristics of consumers who transition from assertive community treatment to less intensive services. Social Work in Mental Health, 18(4), 398-409. doi:10.1080/15332985.2020.1769002

Tomar, N., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Ghezzi, M. A., Van Deinse, T. B., Burgin, S., & Cuddeback, G. S. (2020). Internalized stigma and its correlates among justice-involved individuals with mental illness. International Journal of Mental Health, 49(2), 201-211. doi:10.1080/00207411.2019.1703358

Tomar, N., & Bailliard, A. L. (2020). Understanding the moral economics of occupational engagement. Journal of Occupational Science, 27(1), 82-94. doi:10.1080/14427591.2019.1591297

Tomar, N., & Thornicroft, G. (2020). Principle of gradient rationality: Revisiting stigma and conceptualizing its guiding mechanism. Social Science & Medicine, 245, 112716. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112716

Tomar, N., Ghezzi, M. A., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Wilson, A. B., Van Deinse, T. B., Burgin, S., & Cuddeback, G. S. (2017). Statewide mental health training for probation officers: improving knowledge and decreasing stigma. Health & Justice, 5(1). doi:10.1186/s40352-017-0057-y

Most Cited Publications