Emotion Regulation, Anxiety & Stress Management, Practical Grief Support
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Occupational therapists help people to live their lives to the fullest. Vanessa’s specialty is supporting people to help them manage anxiety depression, neurodivergence, emotion regulation.
& body image.
A special referral is not required— though your provider may recommend our practice because of our reputation and results.
The unfortunate truth for OT’s everywhere is that our profession doesn’t have great public relations and the title is confusing!
Occupational refers to ‘occupation’— as in what you do in a day. Occupational Therapists provide support and life skills training to those with whom we work. Depending on population of clients or patients, you can find OT’s working with people across the life span and in a myriad of settings.
The best way to think of it is to consider physicians as a model. Physicians can be generalists or specialists, just like OT’s. Physicians also work in mental and physical healthcare, just like OT’s, and Physicians often specialize into specific areas of work,
such as Internal medicine, Psychiatry, or Endocrinology, just as OT’s do.