Occupational Therapist & ADHD Coach
North & South LocationView Team
Krista has been an occupational therapist (OT) since 2004, and she also is a trained ADHD coach. She has a wealth of knowledge in the areas of ADHD and self-regulation. Krista works with families using an OT coaching approach, to help with learning about children’s ADHD and related self-regulation needs. This is a collaborative approach, where Krista works with the child and parents together, exploring strategies and problem solving around daily challenges at home and school.
Krista’s services can be helpful for self-regulation challenges in the following areas: focus/attention, completing daily routines, sensory processing, social interactions, and emotional regulation. Krista also can provide ADHD coaching with self-motivated teens, and adults with ADHD. Krista has extensive training in the areas of ADHD and self-regulation. She has completed the Self-Reg Learning Facilitator certification for Stuart Shanker’s Self-Reg approach, which is a research and science based framework for understanding self-regulation. She also has completed clinical training for using Michelle Garcia Winner’s Social Thinking frameworks and resources, for supporting children with social learning difficulties.