Nicole is a Board Certified Occupational Therapist with license to practice in the state of North Carolina. Following attainment of her Bachelors in Science with an emphasis in Occupational Therapy, she pursued her Masters of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. Nicole is an active member in the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and North Carolina’s Occupational Therapy Association. She was honored as an Emerging Leader in Occupational Therapy by the AOTA in 2010 and was recognized by Charlotte Parent as a Mom Approved Doc in 2014 and 2015 following parent nomination.
Nicole has a passion for working children and their families. She strives to integrate the principles of evidence-based practice with a family-centered approach. Nicole is certified in Sensory Integration and the administration of the Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT). She is a certified and approved provider of Therapeutic Listening®. Nicole is trained in the Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics and the Beckman Oral Motor Protocol for feeding and oral motor development. Additional specialties include Handwriting Without Tears, Tscharnuter Akademie for movement Organization (TAMO), Wilbarger’s Therapressure ProgramTM, American Sign Language, and various visual motor integration techniques including Bal-A-Vis-X.