Laurena Chen

  • BSc (Hons) Occupational therapy

Laurena is a school based occupational therapist and currently works with students from age 5-19 years old. She has also had experience working with adults and individuals with Aspergers and mental disorders.  She pursued her degree in Occupational Therapy at the University of Southern California and Hong Kong Polytechnic University and has experience working in early intervention, sensory integration, and also worked at the USC Lifestyle Redesign Center.  She is certified in Therapeutic Listeningâ and has training in Handwriting without Tearsâ and The Alert Programâ.  She has a passion towards sensory integration as well as working with individuals with ADHD.  Laurena believes that all children are born with their own set of gifts and talents and it takes just one person to help them cultivate their strengths in order to find success in life.  In her free time, Laurena enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and their two dogs.