Ph.d, Otr/l, ADHD-CCSP, ASD-CCSP Autism Disorder Clinical Specialist ADHD Clinical Specialist Provider
Diane Gubisch, Ph.D., OTR/L, ADHD-CCSP, ASD-Clinical Specialist
Diane incorporates holistic wellness practices such as Reiki, therapeutic massage, and counseling. She treats pediatrics through geriatric populations with physical and psychological issues. With over 30 years of experience in the health field, Diane offers a vast knowledge of therapeutic techniques, including aquatic and animal assisted-therapy and hands-on strategies for various disabilties. Diane is creative and compassionate and brings to the therapeutic setting a hope-filled and fun attitude which is contagious!
Our mission is to provide individuals the opportunity to live life to the fullest. We begin with a comprehensive therapeutic evaluation. If a caregiver or parent is involved, we prepare an outline of the physical and psychological goals along with instructions for implementing a full therapeutic program. Treatment frequency will depend upon need and follow up visits may be virtual.
OT for the pediatric client is provided in a loving and playful manner to capitalize on current abilities while providing opportunities for physical, cognitive, and emotional development. Diane is an ADHD Certified Clinical Service Provider and Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist.
Pediatric Services Include:
- Improving range of motion
- Strengthening and Improving motor coordination
- Play/educational activities
- Sensory Integration
- Home exercise program
OT for the geriatric client is based on the belief that age is a relative idea and you can be and do all you can at any age. Acknowledging that over time the human mind, body and spirit goes through tremendous challenges and losses but where there is life, there is hope. Everyone can be productive and provide a service to mankind. A comprehensive wellness program is developed following an in-home evaluation of physical, psychological, nutritional needs, cognitive functioning, social and environmental situation.
Geriatric Services Include:
- In home safety evaluation
- Activities of daily living
- Improve coordination
- Improving cognitive functioning
- Therapeutic massage
- Grief and anxiety counseling
- Coping with chronic pain
- Leisure activities
- Home exercise program