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Jared B

29 / February

Occupational Therapist Jared is a proud graduate of Rockhurst University’s occupational therapy program – Go Hawks! He views himself first and foremost as a coach in a family’s therapy journey….

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Sarah R

29 / January

Occupational Therapist Sarah attended Fontbonne University for her Bachelors in Psychology and Washington University School of Medicine for her Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. Sarah grew up receiving occupational therapy services…

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Chiwana H

11 / January

Occupational Therapy Assistant Chiwana graduated in 2001 from Illinois Central College with an Associate’s degree in Applied Sciences as an Occupational Therapy Assistant. Chiwana currently attends Aurora University to obtain…

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Caryn M

11 / January

Occupational Therapist Caryn attended Benedictine College earning her undergraduate degree in psychology and went on to receive her Masters of OT from Rush University in Chicago. She has been an…

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Raven L

11 / January

Occupational Therapist Raven completed her Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy at Chicago State University in 2001. She is pursuing her Master’s in Health Sciences at Northern Illinois University. Her awareness…

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Jillian W

21 / December

Occupational Therapist Assistant   Jillian Graduated from Brown Mackie College in 2011. Jillian worked for 11 years in Skilled Nursing Homes and in Home Health.  In high school and college,…

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Britney R.

1 / May

MST Occupational Therapist  Britney graduated in 2019 from Governors State University with her Master’s in Occupational Therapy. Although, she began her career working with mainly adults, she has always found…

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Taylor B.

21 / April

Occupational Therapy Assistant Taylor attended Missouri State University to complete her Bachelor’s in Exercise Science. As a student, she dabbled in both the fields of physical therapy and occupational therapy…

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Arianna M.

21 / April

Occupational Therapy Assistant Arianna attended South Suburban College’s occupational therapy assistant program graduating with honors part of Phi Theta Kappa in 2020. She began her OT career in Early Intervention…

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Nick D.

20 / April

Occupational Therapy Assistant After graduating with an art degree, Nick stumbled into OT while working at his former elementary school as an art teacher and 1 on 1 aide. Upon noticing how…

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Pam S.

13 / April

Occupational Therapy Assistant Becoming a COTA, Pam received an undergraduate degree in Business Administration/Equestrian Science from William Woods University. She was motivated to switch careers to help more kids like…

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Brenda A.

18 / August

Occupational Therapy Assistant Brenda graduated from South Suburban College in 2006 with her Associates of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant. She was then assigned to two different school pediatric…

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Johnathan K.

18 / August

Occupational Therapy Assistant Jonathan graduated from South Suburban College, in South Holland, IL, where he achieved his associates degree as an Occupational Therapy Assistant. Jonathan chose working in the pediatric…

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Melanie B.

4 / March

Occupational Therapist Melanie graduated from Governors State University in 2018 with a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy. Before starting her occupational therapy program she observed and volunteered in an inpatient…

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Kirsten B.

4 / March

Occupational Therapist  Kirsten graduated from the University of Southern Indiana in 2009. Kirsten has always loved working with children and even went to OT herself at an infant since she…

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Elizabeth S.

3 / March

Occupational Therapist Assistant  Beth started out in the field of education and child care, beginning with her first job at a daycare center while still in high school, then graduating…

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Rachel H.

2 / March

Occupational Therapy Assistant  Rachel graduated from Fox College as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the fall of 2019. She is thrilled to be part of the Milestone team where she…

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Alison H.

2 / March

Occupational Therapists Alison graduated from Governors State University in 2019 with her Master’s in Occupational Therapy and began her career with Milestone Therapy. While in school, Alison had the opportunity…

Tracy P.

21 / September

Occupational Therapist Tracy received her master’s degree from St. Louis University in Occupational Therapy in 2012. She understands the importance and incredible benefits that therapy offers in caring for her…

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Sarah G.

16 / July

Occupational Therapy Assistant  Sarah Gallegos an employee of Milestone Therapy for over 3, very short years, graduating from Brown Mackie College of Merrillville. Her passion for helping children of all…

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Tiffani G.

17 / August

Occupational Therapist Tiffani Grant received her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from Governor State University in 2014. She began her career as a therapist in a community hospital before transitioning…

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Kelly S.

18 / November

Occupational Therapy Assistant Kelly always had an interest in working with children. After attending school to be an Occupational Therapy Assistant, Kelly found that she had chosen a rewarding career….

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Lesli L.

18 / November

Occupational Therapist / Management Team Lesli has her Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and began her career with Milestone Therapy in 2008. Throughout her journey here, Lesli has worked in…

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Kristen K.

18 / November

Occupational Therapist Kristen loves working with children and becoming an Occupational Therapist was one of the best decisions she has ever made. Kristen graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2007…