Compassionate, understanding and patient Paediatric Occupational Therapist has terrific skills in working with children and families in delivering sound occupational therapies to strengthen muscles. Provides sound methods for exercise geared toward increased functionality. Possesses both Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Occupational Therapy and has five years working specifically as a Paediatric Occupational Therapist with full state licensure.
Extensive knowledge of multiple muscle delays and disease pathologies
Strong understanding of cerebral palsy, paralysis, muscular dystrophy and multiple sclerosis and their effects on motor function
Works well with children and families
Designs occupational therapy activities and educates parents in exercise techniques
Acknowledges successes and provides positive support to children
Carefully documents all progress
June 2012 to September 2014 London Regional Memorial HospitalÂ—London, UK Paediatric Occupational Therapist
Designed occupational therapy interventions for children with motor delays and injuries.
Worked one-on-one with children and families.
Provided encouragement and positive modelling.
Documented all progress.
Evaluated and assessed children.
June 2008 to May 2012 Children’s Mercy HospitalÂ—London, UK Paediatric Occupational Therapist
Conducted occupational assessments and evaluations of children with motor delays.
Designed and implemented individualised occupational therapeutic interventions.
Educated parents on exercises to help their children with at home.
Always kept a positive, encouraging tone with children.
Maintained patient confidentiality.
2009 London Licensure as a Paediatric Occupational Therapist
2008 London University, London, England, UK Masters of Sciences degree in Occupational Therapy- Paediatrics Emphasis
2006 London University, London, England, UK Bachelor’s of Sciences degree in Occupational Therapy