Karen is a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant licensed in the state of Florida and certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy.
She graduated from the Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Becker College in Worcester, Massachussetts in May of 1986 and earned her board certification in August of that same year.
Karen has over 30 years of experience in the occupational therapy field and has worked in a variety of clinical settings including skilled nursing facilities, school systems, and home health.
She has been a member of teaching panels for college level Occupational Therapy Assistant programs since 1999 and has performed clinical supervision for Level I/II fieldwork students from Adventist University of Health Sciences’ OTA program since 2001.
On a personal level, Karen is a single parent of adult-aged twins – Sean and Mariah – and enjoys spending her free time with friends and family. She is also interested in anything that promotes the field of occupational therapy. Her personal motto: Always find time for the things that make you happy to be alive!