As Children Blossom Therapy Center

Pediatric Speech/Language and Occupational Therapy

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(408) 866-4700

Lisa R. Worrell, M.A, CCC-SLP
Jodi E. Huber, M.A., OTR/L
621 E. Campbell Avenue Suite 11A Campbell CA 95008

Staff

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Jodi E. Huber, M.A., OTR/L, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from San Jose State University and a Master’s of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Special Education from Santa Clara University. She has been practicing occupational therapy for the past 19 years, always working with children. Jodi has worked in the schools, home- based care and in private practice. She is certified in the Sensory Integration and Praxis test and uses sensory integration combined with other models of treatment to optimize the outcomes of children with special needs. Jodi is also trained in the TEACCH Structured Teaching Model and Advanced Therapeutic Listening™ and uses Therapeutic Listening in her therapy sessions. Jodi has worked with a variety of children and ages and enjoys working in groups as well as individual sessions.

Outside of the office, Jodi enjoys spending time with her husband and two Westies and spends as much time at the ocean as possible.

Jodi is a founding partner in As Children Blossom.
E-mail Jodi or call her at extension 102.

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Lisa R. Worrell, M.A., CCC-SLP, holds a master’s degree in speech-language pathology from Northwestern University. She is licensed  nationally by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) and by the state of California’s Consumer Relations Board. She has been delivering early intervention and speech and language therapy for children in the San Jose area for nearly 15 years. Lisa utilizes a variety of techniques in her treatment with young children and their families. She is trained in various methodologies, such as TEACHH, Greenspan/Floortime, PECS, SCERTS, AAC, and behavioral management techniques. She has experience conducting informal, standardized, and curriculum-based assessments. A native of New Mexico, Lisa graduated magna cum laude from the University of New Mexico. Lisa has worked in a variety of settings, including public and non-public schools, family homes, and clinics. She and her husband have two children and a dog.

Lisa is a founding partner in As Children Blossom.
E-mail Lisa or call her at extension 101.

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Katrina Ng, M.S., OTR/L, holds a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from San Jose State University.  She is licensed by the state of California and certified nationally by the NBCOT to practice occupational therapy.  She practiced school-based occupational therapy for seven years, working with children from preschool to high school ages. Katrina also has experience working with children in a medically-based outpatient therapy program. Katrina has received training and continuing education in areas such as Handwriting Without Tears,Beckman Oral Motor Protocol, Therapeutic Listening Program, and Wilbarger Brushing Protocol Program. Katrina is also Neurodevelopmental Technique (NDT) Certified.

E-mail Katrina or call her at extension 105.

Hillary

Hillary Crow, M.A., CCC-SLP, holds a Master of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders from California State University, Long Beach (CSULB). She holds a license to practice speech-language pathology in the state of California, and additionally holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence as designated by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). Hillary served as a part-time lecturer at CSULB, teaching Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech and Hearing Mechanism and Language Acquisition to undergraduate students. Additionally, she was a clinic supervisor for graduate students in the Child Language Disorders and Adult Language Disorders clinics at CSULB. Hillary has experience serving children with a variety of disorders, disabilities, and levels of functioning, working as a school-based speech-language pathologist for students in elementary school and middle school. She has also worked as a speech-language pathologist for a private Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) clinic, collaborating with occupational therapists and board certified behavior analysts to assess and treat infants, toddlers, and preschool-aged children. Hillary has pursued continuing education in a wide variety of areas, including PECS, AAC, literacy, dyslexia, and Social Thinking. 

Hillary has recently moved to Campbell from Orange County in Southern California. Outside of work, Hillary enjoys spending time with her family, husband, and little orange cat. She loves to read, travel, and explore Northern California. 

E-mail Hillary or call her at extension 104

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Christina Vernaelde M.S., OTR/L, holds a Master's Degree in occupational therapy from San Jose State University and has been a practicing Occupational Therapist for over 8 years. She is licensed by the State of California and is certified nationally by the NBCOT to practice occupational therapy. She has experience working in both private and school-based settings with children who are toddler to junior high ages. She has provided interventions for children with sensory processing disorders, developmental delays, ADHD, and Autism. She has received training in various handwriting programs, Therapeutic Listening, Astronaut Training, SCERTS, sensory integration and behavioral management techniques. She believes that it is important to collaborate with parents and other members of the child's multidisciplinary team in order to develop the most effective treatment plan. Her goal is for the child perform activities that the child finds to be fun/pleasurable/meaningful while at the same time aid with improving the child's fine motor, gross motor, self-help skills and/or sensory processing/regulation throughout their therapy sessions together.

Christina lives in San Jose, California with her husband, daughter and son.  During her free time, she enjoys taking her daughter and son to various parks, zoos and aquariums; along with hiking, traveling and spending time with friends and family.

E-mail Christina or call her at extension 103