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Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy is an essential part of the rehabilitation process. At Origami, our occupational therapists promote health and recovery following an injury or disability through the therapeutic use of daily activities in a calming, homelike environment.

Our certified and specialized occupational therapy team is trained to address cognition, mobility, vision, physical function, community, and home access. Treatment plans address a variety of symptoms and needs in order to regain independence and reach your individual goals.

Specialty Areas

  • Upper extremity physical dysfunction
  • Vision
  • Visual perception
  • Basic activities of daily living
  • Assistive technology
  • Driving and community mobility
  • Fine motor skills and coordination
  • Cognitive remediation
  • Caregiver training and education
  • Home evaluations
  • Instrumental activities of daily living
  • Return to productive activities such as employment and/or school
  • Rhythmic movement training
  • Sensory integration
  • Transfers and functional mobility
  • Wheelchair seating assessments and mobility

 Specialty Certifications

  • Car Fit Educators
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialist
  • Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Home Fit Educators
  • IASTM Certification (Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization & Movement)
  • Interactive Metronome Certified Providers
  • MNRI – Dynamic and Postural Reflexes Certification
  • Myofascial Release Certification
  • Neuro-Visual Postural Trainers
  • Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Certifications
  • Saebo Orthotic Certification
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation Certification

Meet Our Experts

The rehabilitation process can be challenging, which is why we have a team of experts who are here to guide you each step of the way on your recovery journey. Meet our certified occupational therapists who possess a variety of specialized service trainings:

Providers

Emilie Brzak, MS, OTRL
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Emilie Brzak, MS, OTRL

Occupational Therapist

Colette Brzezinski, MS, OTRL, CBIS
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Colette Brzezinski, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist

Kara Christy, MS, OTRL, CBIS
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Kara Christy, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapy Supervisor

Jessica Ellinger, MS, OTRL, CBIS
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Jessica Ellinger, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist

Heather Heppe, MS, OTRL, CDRS, CDI, CBIS
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Heather Heppe, MS, OTRL, CDRS, CDI, CBIS

Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist

Anna Keough, MS, OTRL, CBIS
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Anna Keough, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist

Stephanie Moon, MS, OTRL, CBIS
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Stephanie Moon, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist

Mackenzie Patterson–Le, MS, OTRL, CBIS
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Mackenzie Patterson–Le, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist