Sharyn has been a practicing board certified pediatric occupational therapist for 16 years. Sharyn received her degree in occupational therapy from New York University. She is licensed to practice in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York. Sharyn is certified in Sensory Integration (WPS#3520). Prior to founding OTAP, Sharyn worked as a Senior Occupational Therapist in the New York City Schools, as well as in schools in Bucks County, PA. She continues to provide early intervention services in NJ. Sharyn is a certified occupational therapy fieldwork educator who mentors interns and OT fieldwork students at OTAP.
Sharyn is the co-founder, of “The Write Time”, a multi-sensory workshop addressing developmental milestones necessary for successful handwriting, which has been presented statewide and nationally. She continues to present well-received seminars and workshops on sensory processing disorder to professionals and parents throughout New Jersey. She performs comprehensive evaluations for educational attorneys and advocates, and acts as an expert witness in court cases involving mandated services.
In her spare time, Sharyn enjoys cooking and feeding her friends and family, as well as reading and occasional binge watching of British Television series.