LiveCareer-Resume

school based occupational therapist resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
  • resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Accomplished Occupational Therapist with extensive experience in working as a part of the Individualized Education Planning Team. Has solid knowledge of the IDEA as well as Section 504 of the Rehabilitative Act and the application of occupational therapy to provide intervention for motor skills delays that interfere with children's educational process. Organized problem solver who swiftly handles changing caseloads and therapy related duties. Extensive knowledge of Sensory Integration Therapy, Developmental Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Creates individualized treatment plans, utilizes different therapeutic techniques, and collaborates with interdisciplinary teams. Compassionate and committed to improving quality of life.

Licenses/Certifications
  • Registered Occupational Therapist
  • SIPT (Sensory Integration Praxis Test) Certified
  • Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist Intensive Training (ASDCS)
  • Provider of the Listening Program
Skill Highlights
  • Autism spectrum experience
  • Down Syndrome knowledge
  • Empathetic and patient
  • Gentle and skilled with therapy procedures
  • Adept with standardized Occupational Therapy evaluations
  • Outpatient therapy background
  • Therapeutic Interventions
  • Individual and Group Therapy
  • Sensory Integration
  • Treatment Implementation/Recommendations
  • Individualized Education Programs (IEP)
  • Multidisciplinary Team Collaboration
Professional Experience
School-Based Occupational Therapist, 09/2017 to Current
Catapult LearningWoodbridge, VA,
  • Assisted in IEP goal development and gave professional input determining student progress.
  • Worked with students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Visually impaired/blind, ADD/ADHD, and Sensory Processing Disorder.
  • Conducted regular IEP meetings to address educational concerns related to Occupational Therapy.
  • Evaluated, screened, provided direct and consultative therapy to children with motor and/or sensory processing delays.
  • Coordinated interventions with multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Self-motivated, with a strong sense of personal responsibility.
  • Exercised leadership capabilities by successfully motivating and inspiring others.
  • Managed time efficiently in order to complete all tasks within deadlines.
  • Worked well in a team setting, providing support and guidance.
  • Proven ability to learn quickly and adapt to new situations.
Occupational Therapist, 07/2013 to 07/2017
AdvisacareCharlevoix, MI,
  • Collaboration with MD's, nursing, physical and speech therapies.
  • Managed patient caseload, scheduling and documentation of services.
  • Supervision and training of entry level Occupational Therapists and COTA's.
  • Customized standard plans to meet individual abilities and needs.
  • Coordinated interventions with multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Performed evaluations and assessments to recommend best treatment for individual patients.
  • Recommended equipment to use in-home to maximize opportunities for wellness.
  • Established compassionate and caring relationships with patients.
  • Meticulously reviewed records and referrals to determine and implement best treatment methods.
  • Provided interventions and treatments to improve patient abilities to perform daily activities, manage symptoms and prevent injury.
  • Skilled at working independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
Occupational Therapist, 06/2006 to 06/2013
AdvisacarePhoenix, AZ,
  • Customized standard plans to meet individual abilities and needs.
  • Coordinated interventions with multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Consulted with direct-care staff to implement best methods to achieve therapy goals.
  • Performed evaluations and assessments to recommend best treatment for individual patients.
  • Recommended equipment to use in-home to maximize opportunities for wellness.
  • Performed assessments during treatment to determine progress according to goals.
  • Established compassionate and caring relationships with patients.
  • Provided interventions and treatments to improve patient abilities to perform daily activities, manage symptoms and prevent injury.
Pediatric Occupational Therapist, 09/2005 to 12/2011
Amita HealthGlendale, WI,
  • Established compassionate and caring relationships with patients.
  • Meticulously reviewed records and referrals to determine and implement best treatment methods.
  • Consulted with direct-care staff to implement best methods to achieve therapy goals.
  • Performed assessments during treatment to determine progress according to goals.
  • Performed evaluations and assessments to recommend best treatment for individual patients.
  • Coordinated interventions with multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Determined best treatment plans to meet objectives for school.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Occupational Therapy, Expected in 05/2005
Kean University - Union, NJ
GPA:
  • Dean's List: Fall 2000, Spring 2001, Spring 2002
  • Member of Honor Society for Natural Sciences and Liberal Arts
  • Member of Lambda Alpha Sigma
  • Secretary of the Student Occupational Therapy Association
Languages
Polish:
Native or Bilingual
Negotiated:

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Kean University

Job Titles Held:

  • School-Based Occupational Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Pediatric Occupational Therapist

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: