Helping children gain the skills & confidence they need to succeed since 2012.
Welcome to Philly OT, conveniently located in the Fairmount neighborhood of Philadelphia. We focus on the developmental success of your child, starting with your child's strengths and building from there to reach their goals. Our mission is to help children gain the confidence and skills they need to succeed through a child centered approach.
Jenna Szoke, M.S.O.T., OTR/L
Jenna is a nationally board certified, Pennsylvania licensed occupational therapist who has focused her career on working with children ranging from birth through teenage years. Since obtaining her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy degree in 2012, she has worked with children in a variety of settings including homes, preschools, and specialized center based programs.
Jenna has advanced training in feeding therapy. She has completed a wide variety of feeding courses and has successfully designed and implemented a feeding therapy program in a special needs school. Jenna also has advanced training in postural reflexes/reflex integration, sensory integration, and Handwriting/Learning Without Tears.
She is certified in the D.I.R./Floortime model through Profectum and believes in a play based approach in order to treat the whole child. Jenna also values parent coaching as well as professional staff development, which she has provided for several private preschools and mentorship in Philadelphia and Central PA.
When Jenna is not working, she enjoys Pilates, gardening, traveling, live music, and spending time with loved ones.
Certifications & Trainings:
D.I.R.-FCD/Floortime Certified through Profectum Academy
SOS (Sequential Oral Sensory) Approach to Feeding
Talk Tools Oral-Motor Program
CHOP: When Feeding Becomes Disordered: Improving Pediatric Heath Outcomes
AEIOU Systematic Approach to Pediatric Feeding
Astronaut Training: A Sound Activated Vestibular-Visual Protocol
Sensory Integration Intensive Workshop by Jeannetta Burpee
The Pediatric Brain: Functional Neuroanatomy, The Visual-Vestibular System & Treatment Applications
MNRI Dynamic and Postural Reflex Pattern Integration
Integrated Learning Strategies: Primitive Reflexes
Autism Navigator for Early Intervention Providers through Florida State University
Small World Special Needs Videos: