About Us
Co-owners, NY State Registered and Licensed Occupational Therapists, Paula Stewart and Christine Grant are the founders and executive directors of OT For Kidz.  They have been servicing Queens and Brooklyn since 1997. They are both approved by the NY State Department of Health to provide early intervention services for children birth to three and are also approved providers under the NY City Department of Education (DOE) to provide services for pre-schoolers and school age children.  Therefore they are authorized to accept RSA (Related Service Authorization)
Bio: Paula and Christine are SIPT certified clinicians which is an advanced national certification in the evaluation and treatment of Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD), a brain-based approach, and has been practicing clinicians using this approach for many years. Both have been trained in treating auditory processing deficits (usually part of a greater sensory processing disorder) using ils (Interactive Listening Systems), IM (Interactive Metronome) or the Therapeutic Listening Program.  Paula and Christine incorporates their training in Reflex Integration, Therapeutic Handling & Massage and Oculo-motor/functional vision along with many other strategies.  They are also trained in the Handwriting Without Tears program used for preschoolers to school-aged children.  In addition, both Paula and Christine have experience in the collaboration of nutritional strategies with children with Autism and other developmental disabilities.
Paula and Christine have over 20 years of clinical experience and has worked with children of various ages from various backgrounds and abilities. They have provided consultations, assessments and on-going therapy in general educational settings, special needs early intervention and preschools programs, within the child's home, sensory integration camp for children with special needs and in multi-disciplinary teams in the community. Both have worked in collaboration with ABA and Miller specialists integrating the sensory integration approach.  Additionally, Paula and Christine enjoy teaching and providing professional continuing education courses to other professionals which includes other occupational therapists and assistants, special educators, physical therapists and assistants, psychologists, pediatricians, etc. 
In addition, Paula also works as an adjunct professor.  She received an award from the NYS Black Occupational Therapist Caucus for her many years of dedicated services.  Christine also received multiple awards for her recognition of community services from the Caribbean-American Outreach Association (USA) as well as awards of recognition from the New York City Council, Congresswoman Yvette Clark and from the New York State Assembly.

Paula and Christine works and collaborates with a network of experienced and dedicated clinicians.·        
We welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you high quality service.
 Contact us today for an appointment at occupationaltherapy4kidz@gmail.com 
(718) 949-KIDZ (5439) 

Days of Operation

  Tuesday 2:30-7:30 pm
Thursday 2:30-7:30 pm
 Friday      2:30-7:30 pm 
 Saturday 12:00-5:00 pm 

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