Green leaves on a tree.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy is an essential part in the rehabilitation process. At Origami, our occupational therapists promote health and recovery following an injury or disability through 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
  • Neuro-Visual Postural Trainers
  • Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Certifications

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

Colette Chapp, MS, OTRL
 headshot

Colette Chapp, MS, OTRL

Occupational Therapist

Kara Christy, MS, OTRL, CBIS
 headshot

Kara Christy, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapy Supervisor

Jessica Ellinger, MS, OTRL, CBIS
 headshot

Jessica Ellinger, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist

Heather Heppe, MS, OTRL, CDRS, CDI
 headshot

Heather Heppe, MS, OTRL, CDRS, CDI

Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist

Mackenzie Patterson–Le, MS, OTRL, CBIS
 headshot

Mackenzie Patterson–Le, MS, OTRL, CBIS

Occupational Therapist