Occupational Therapist

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Ivy Haddington
Las Vegas NV | (123) 456-7891 | ihaddington@email.com
Summary
Dedicated and caring Occupational Therapist with 3+ years of experience improving the quality of life of patients with motor function disabilities through targeted treatment plans.
Education
CORAL SPRINGS UNIVERSITY
Aug '12-Dec '14
Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
Experience
CRANE & JENKINS, Occupational Therapist
Jul '19 - Current
  • Create individualized treatment plans for patients aged 18-60 with brain or spinal cord injuries affecting motor function
  • Improve patients' fine motor skills utilizing a variety of techniques and equipment such as dexterity boards
  • Document patient progress throughout treatment in electronic record system
  • Collaborate extensively with Physical Therapists and Speech Therapists to create multifaceted treatments
CLOUD CLEARWATER, Occupational Therapist Assistant
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Created encouraging and stress-reducing environment for patients by answering questions and supporting their progress
  • Set up and cleaned medical equipment for treatments before and after sessions
  • Carefully documented progress notes to help Occupational Therapist adjust treatment plans
Certifications
  • Occupational Therapist Registered (OTR)
Skills
  • Patient care
  • Strong communication skills
Ebony Moore
Edmond OK | (123) 456-7891 | emoore@email.com
Summary
Empathetic and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist with 15+ years of experience identifying individual needs of children with physical and mental disabilities and creating holistic treatment plans that address everything from motor skills to social interaction.
Education
NORTHWEST VERMONT UNIVERSITY
Aug '01-May '03
Master of Science in Occupational Therapy/Rehabilitation
Experience
TRADELOT, Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Jul '19 - Current
  • Work with children aged 1-16 with variety of disabilities related to autism
  • Collaborate with Speech Therapists, tutors and school counselors to ensure patients' needs are being met in day-to-day activities
  • Develop customized treatment plans to help improve dexterity, social skills and sensory processing
CRANE & JENKINS, Occupational Therapist
Aug '15 - Jul '19
  • Maintained caseload of 40 children (aged 1-10) with down syndrome, autism, developmental delays and sensory processing disabilities
  • Interviewed parents and teachers to create detailed profiles and build targeted treatment plans
  • Provided sensory integration therapy to improve patients' social skills and reduce anxiety
Certifications
  • AOTA Board Certification in Pediatrics
Skills
  • Bilingual in English & Spanish

Common Skills

  • Active Listening

  • Instructing

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Learning Strategies

  • Long-Term Care

  • Physiology

  • Planned Healthcare Treatment

  • Science

  • Systems Evaluation

Common Certifications

  • APTA

  • CAPTE

  • CCVT

  • CFMT

  • CPR and First Aid

  • ECS

  • FSBTE

  • MPTE

  • PTA

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