Chelsie Christophe, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Credentials

Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Master of Science in Occupational Therapy,
University of Illinois

Specializations/Interests

  • Feeding Therapy
  • Sensory Integration
  • Low Vision
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Neurodevelopmental Treatment (NDT)
  • Executive Function Skills
Name the moment that inspired you to take your career path.I feel in love with this field when I was first able to observe a pediatric occupational therapist. I enjoyed seeing the therapist’s passion in helping the families support their children with unique needs to become independent in a variety of activities of daily living.
What do you consider to be your greatest accomplishment?Gaining my Masters Degree in occupational therapy is my greatest accomplishment to date. It was a goal that I worked so hard to attain!
What do you love most about working at Eyas Landing?I love working with a fun and spirited group of young professionals.
How has the supervision at Eyas Landing supported your professional growth?It has encouraged me to re-embrace the models that I learned in school to guide me through my treatment sessions in order to help foster my patients’ development and growth.
Is there anything else you’d like to add about yourself?I love to travel and enjoy spending time with my family and friends! 🙂