Carmen Rojas, OTR/L
With more than 30 years of experience, Carmen is a passionate, knowledgeable, and dedicated licensed Occupational Therapist in the state of Oregon. She specializes in the Sensory Integration approach from graduate-level training at the Ayres Clinic. She is a feeding specialist trained at a 1 1⁄2 year-graduate traineeship at Children's Hospital Los Angeles Feeding Clinic. Carmen is also trained in Multi-diagnostic evaluations through the graduate traineeship mentioned above. She completed NDT training, as well as Conductive Education principles training (Peto Institute-Budapest, Hungary), and manual therapy in order to provide effective intervention to children with Motor control impairments such as Cerebral Palsy, acquired injuries to the nervous system, and overall developmental delays. She trained in the Alert Program of self-regulation, and in the sound-activated vestibulo-visual protocol called the Astronaut training. Carmen obtained training in visual function evaluation and intervention from Dr. Josephine Moore at Boston University, and through California Children Services. Her OT intervention identifies, establishes, and creatively addresses functional, measurable, objective, meaningful, and client-centered goals.
Bethany DeJarnatt, OTR/L
Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Bethany is an Occupational Therapist with a passion for pediatric treatment and parent education. She received a B.S. in Exercise and Sports Science from Oregon State University and her M.O.T. in Occupational Therapy from Midwestern University. Bethany has additional training in primitive reflex testing and reintegration, post-concussive evaluation and treatment of vestibular and visual deficits, neurodevelopmental facilitation, interoception awareness, Sensory Processing Disorder, and emotional regulation programming with “The Zones of Regulation” and the “Superflex: A Superhero Social Thinking Curriculum". Bethany completed an 8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course and completed a pediatric yoga certification program in Arizona when she worked as a pediatric outpatient Occupational Therapist. Bethany utilizes these trainings to incorporate sensory techniques and mindfulness techniques with yoga to assist children with emotional control. Bethany also coordinated and facilitated parent support groups to empower parents with sensory tools and mindfulness strategies.