With Networks Since: Tracy joined the Networks team in July 2017, however she has been associated with Networks through her practice as an Occupational Therapist since the 1990s.
Tracy is a graduate of Elizabethtown College with a BS in Occupational Therapy and Kutztown University with an MA in Counseling Psych. She also has a specialty certificate in School based therapy from MCP Hahneman University. Tracy has over 30 years of experience working with children, adolescents and adults with developmental and/or physical disabilities as well as Spectrum disorders in a variety of settings including schools, homes and work environments.
Tracy has studied Sensory Integration Practices with Sensory Integration International and completes accessibility evaluations which include the effects of the environmental sensory inputs on one’s ability to function efficiently in their environments. She has additional training in Myofascial Release, Stress management, Progressive Relaxation and Reiki. In addition to her work at Networks, she has served as an adjunct faculty member at Penn State University, Berks campus and continues to provide direct services to Early intervention, school age and adult clients.
Tracy recently completed requirement to become a CIMT (Certified Infant Massage Teacher) through Liddle Kidz Foundation and is ever expanding her expertise in Assistive Technology. Her interests include wholistic health practices such as bodywork, meditation, relaxation groups and integrating sensory strategies into everyday life for everyone! She loves spending time with family, friends and pets as well as trail rides with her husband. Tracy is excited to be heading up our service area, “Technologies for Independence and Control” which encompasses our assistive technology (AT) work and looks forward to new and exciting events, connection, and collaborations!
Certificates and Awards
- CIMT (Certified Infant Massage Teacher) – Liddle Kidz™ Foundation)
- Specialty Certificate, School-Based Therapy – MCP Hahneman University
- Level II Reiki Practioner