Occupational Therapist, Registered, Licensed
Samantha graduated from The University of Scranton in 2013 with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences and a minor in Counseling and Human Services. She received her Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from The University of Scranton in 2014. Samantha has clinical experience with school-based practice, clinic-based practice, and early intervention. Samantha has experience working with children ranging from birth through 21 years of age with various diagnoses including, but not limited to, Autism, Down Syndrome, developmental delays, Cerebral Palsy, ADHD, fine motor delays, visual motor, ocular motor, and visual perceptual skill deficits, and sensory processing disorders. Samantha is passionate about helping children grow and develop while creating a fun and motivating environment for them to do so.
Samantha has experience with the following treatment interventions/modalities: Learning Without Tears, Zones of Regulation, The ALERT Program, Size Matters Handwriting Program, Astronaut Training, Safe and Sound Protocol, Floortime, trauma-informed care, and more.
Samantha grew up in New Jersey and relocated to Raleigh in 2016. In her free time, Samantha enjoys traveling, reading, playing with her dog Sheldon, spending time with family and friends, and exploring all that North Carolina has to offer