Amanda Routt, OTD, OTR/ L
A manda received her undergraduate degree in Health Sciences and her doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy from Nova Southeastern University- Tampa. Amanda has always had a passion for working with children and her professional interests include sensory integration and mental health. Amanda was trained in California on sensory integration techniques and she continues to focus her education on sensory-based interventions. She completed her doctoral residency at Therapy West, Inc in Los Angeles, California where she helped develop and implement an OT group program with a mental health perspective for students in middle/high school and young children in first grade who were struggling behaviorally and academically in the classroom. Amanda‘s focus is on a family-centered approach, looking to build therapeutic relationships with both her clients and their families. She is excited to be a part of the interplay team and continue to expand on her knowledge of sensory integration as it relates to participation in functional occupations.