With over 25 years experience working as a fully accredited pediatric occupational therapist, Thia brings to her work an intense love of children and a strong belief that every child can thrive. She is adept at developing innovative and practical solutions for children and families. Thia’s specialties include handwriting, fine-motor skills, self-regulation, and functional skills for the classroom and life!
Thia is a leader in her field and has developed successful therapeutic materials and curricula used by Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, and Speech and Language Clinicians. These highly acclaimed resources are sold through her Print Path store in the United States and in over 20 countries worldwide. She has presented at professional conferences as well as to occupational therapy graduate students at the collegiate level.
She attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and received a BS in Occupational Therapy with a second major in Social Work. She received her Masters in Education -Professional Development, researching handwriting, at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Plus, Thia has a blog! Thia shares her insights into the world of child development and her passion for helping children who suffer from difficulties with handwriting through her blog PrintPath.org.