Chaya graduated from Long Island University in 2015, with a Bachelors and Masters degree in Occupational Therapy. Prior to joining Sensory Wellness, Chaya has had diverse OT experiences working in numerous settings such as physical rehabilitation, sensory integration centers, and school based therapy. She has worked with clients of all ages, ranging from infancy to geriatrics.
These various work experiences have helped her create a rich, multifaceted “toolbox” enabling her to skillfully and creatively treat diverse clients and their symptoms and conditions. She has worked with clients presenting with Autism Spectrum Disorder, developmental delays, physical abnormalities and social difficulties, to name but a few. Chaya firmly believes that by working to shape foundational brain networks, we can improve one’s social and emotional well-being, as well as gain skills needed for everyday life. Chaya values the individuality of each client, and creates a “tailored for you” approach to bring about maximum change and development.
Chaya is committed to bringing to her clients the best the therapy world has to offer. She makes expanding her knowledge and expertise a priority by attending post graduate courses and lectures.
Chaya has an easy going, non-judgmental nature which creates a safe and relaxing atmosphere during therapy sessions. Her caring personality together with her sense of humor makes it easy for clients to connect with Chaya.
Chaya looks forward to being part of your journey towards becoming the best version of you!