Emma graduated with her Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy from Boston University and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Art History at Austin College in Sherman, TX. She is a registered and licensed occupational therapist in the state of Texas. Emma believes working as a collaborative team member and building strong foundational relationships are integral to the therapeutic process.
Prior to and since graduate school, she has worked with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Sensory Processing Disorder, developmental delay, cancer, ADHD/ADD, learning disabilities, and anxiety disorders. Emma has taken continuing education courses in DIR/Floortime, sensory integration techniques, Integrated Listening Systems, Astronaut Training, Brain Gym, Bal-a-vis-x, Reiki and NDT treatment of the baby and young child.
Emma wasn't born in Houston but grew up here, moved away a few times, and kept coming back. She wanted to bring something special to the pediatric therapy community and is eager to build Foundations Pediatric Therapy into an integrative practice supporting holistic care for children and their families.
Emma enjoys spending time with her family and friends, practicing yoga, and cooking. She and her husband, Aiar, have two dogs, Bere and Bamba.