Tampa Kids Therapy
Tampa Kids Therapy offers occupational therapy and behavioral services to foster development of skills through play. We believe that interactive and sensory-rich learning is the most effective way to approach each child's individual strengths and challenges. Our unique services aim to encourage success with life skills including, school, play and social participation.
Meet Our Team ( mouse-over photo for bio )
Certified occupational therapy assistant experienced with infant to school-aged children development. She utilizes her training in handwriting, sensory integration and group therapies to help children succeed at home and school. Her passion for helping children grow and learn through therapeutic play is evident in her practice.
Occupational Therapist with over 12 years of experience in adult and pediatric populations in outpatient, inpatient and private practice settings. She has pediatric specific training in neurodevelopmental treatment, sensory integration, Handwriting Without Tears, Interactive Metronome and hippotherapy. She finds it joyful and rewarding to help children and their parents overcome challenges, develop new skills and meet their goals.
National Certified Counselor who conducts goal-oriented therapy for children and families facing emotional challenges. She has worked for over 12 years in classrooms building upon the strengths of students. Heather completed her Masters and Specialist of Education in Counseling from Florida State University in 2003 and Doctorate level course work in Counselor Education from USF. Heather uses individualized behavior plans to create positive outcomes for her students.
Founded Tampa Kids Therapy in order to foster growth among children using partnerships between the child, caregivers, teachers and therapists. With over 13 years experience in pediatrics, her knowledge ranges from neurodevelopmental training, handwriting, ADOS training, therapeutic listening, and sensory processing techniques. She is passionate about working to help kids and families through her practice!
Certified occupational therapist with over 20 years of experience working in pediatrics. She has in depth knowledge in developmental therapy, sensory integration, social skills training, oral motor and feeding therapy, vision therapy, therapeutic listening, cognitive/executive functioning and Handwriting without Tears. She is enthusiastic in using her knowledge and experience to educate caregivers and facilitate growth with her clients.
Certified occupational therapy assistant specializing in sensory integration, Fine and visual motor development, Social skill programs, including Zones of Regulation, Incredible Flexible You, and Superflex, and Handwriting without Tears. Natalie is passionate about helping children grow through fun, play based therapy!