Motor Team

Our dynamic motor team is comprised of a group of enthusiastic and active individuals who are dedicated to increasing strength and endurance so young children can enjoy an active healthy lifestyle.  Through their combined knowledge and experiences they are able to implement strategies and techniques to treat a wide range of fine and gross motor delays.

 

Heather Bezio : Occuapational Therapist

Heather Bezio

Occuapational Therapist

Heather is an extremely dynamic OT with several years experience working in early intervention and preschool.  Her knoweldge of sensory issues, Autism, and feeding concerns is invaluable to our team.

h.bezio@nckidsinc.com
Jana Wynnik : Occupational Therapy Assistant

Jana Wynnik

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Jana has years of experience working with young children.  She is passionate about helping them become independent and meet their full potential.  Extensive experience with children with autism spectrum disorders, feeding disorders and sensory processing disorders.

j.wynnik@nckidsinc.com
Jennifer McCasland : Occupational Therapy Assistant

Jennifer McCasland

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Jennifer has worked at North Country Kids for the past few years as an aide and office assistant where she has gained valuable skills necessary to work with young children. She recently received her degree as an Occupational Therapy Assistant and we are excited to have her join our team as a provider.

j.mccasland@nckidsinc.com
Kelcey Briggs : Occupational Therapist

Kelcey Briggs

Occupational Therapist

Kelcey joined our team in 2017 after graduating from Saint Michael's College with a BS in Psychology and The University of New England with an MS in Occupational Therapy. Throughout her education Kelcey was involved in health-related research. Specifically, she was part of a research team that studied the impact of sensory strategies on children in mental health day treatment setting.

k.briggs@nckidsinc.com
Elke Groth : Occupational Therapy Assistant

Elke Groth

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Elke joined our team in 2019 and has relocated to the North Country.from Utah where she was working in a Life Skills Center at the University of Utah. She has years of experience working in pediatrics as a traveling therapist in various states.

e.groth@nckidsinc.com
Chlesea McDonald : Occupational Therapy Assistant

Chlesea McDonald

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Chelsea graduated from Maria College in 2015. She joined our team after acquiring four years experience providing rehabilitation services to patients.

c.mcdonald@nckidsinc.com
James Ohlsten : Physical Therapy Assistant

James Ohlsten

Physical Therapy Assistant

James joined our team in 2019 bringing 20 years of experience to North Country Kids. He has extensive experience working with adults in the hospital, rehabilitation facilities and Home Care. He is eager to expend is knowledge in working with young children in both the classroom and preschool settings.

j.ohlsten@nckidsinc.com