Certified DIR Floortime® Provider
Dana is a Developmental Therapist and certified DIR Floortime® Provider with over fifteen years of experience treating children with autism and other developmental differences in clinical, school, and home-based settings.
Dana earned her Masters of Science in Child Development in 2001 from the Erikson Institute of Chicago. She has extensive knowledge in both typical and atypical child development, with an emphasis on human development and mental health.
As a mom of 3 who has been through DIR as a parent of children with ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder, and anxiety, Dana is committed to partnering with and educating families, therapists, educators, and other professionals about DIR (The Developmental Individual-difference Relationship-based model).
Dana has always been passionate about helping others and is fulfilling her dream of combining her education, work expertise, and personal experience to create and implement developmentally appropriate and comprehensive individualized intervention plans that truly address underlying issues to children can move forward both socially and academically.
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