Susan Barrett

  • Masters of Occupational Therapy, Texas Woman’s University
  • BS Therapeutic Recreation, Brigham Young University
  • Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist (ASDCS)
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence – National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy 1991-present
  • State Occupational Therapy License, Utah and Colorado, Current

Experience as an Occupational Therapist Includes: 30+ years experience in School-based Occupational Therapy, Behavioral services, Life Skills and transitional programming, Early Education Services and parent coaching, Rehabilitation (acute care, rehabilitation, outpatient and home health settings), Virtual Therapy, Mentoring and Consultation

Specific areas of focus include:

  • Sensory Regulation
  • Executive Functioning
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Motor skills
  • Handwriting and assistive technology supports
  • Life Skills
  • Significant support needs
  • Behavioral supports
  • Transition planning
  • Mentoring and education/advocacy

Susan views herself as an independence facilitator. She believes all students can be successful, and has spent her career facilitating them to realize this dream. Susan is married to an amazing retired Jazz professor of Woodwinds. Together they have 4 children and she recently became a “Grammy”. She currently is a volunteer co-coordinator for her local region for National History Day. She enjoys theater having spent many years as a high school and community drama director. Susan loves to problem-solve and create things whether crafting or creating new programs or activities. On those rare occasions when she has free time, you can find her down by the creek with a good book.