Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

OLIVIA SHINDEL MS, OTR/L, has extensive experience providing occupational therapy interventions. An engaging and passionate speaker, Olivia brings to each seminar her expertise as a school-based OT, serving students ranging from 3 to 22 years of age. Olivia's experience includes serving students from a variety of school settings, both in-person and remotely providing virtual therapy services. Although the pandemic was a stressful time in the world as well as our immediate local workspace, Olivia has grown and adapted to the challenges that she faced as an occupational therapist in the school setting. A fluid and flexible mindset has been her passion and focus. She encourages others to adapt and develop a flexible and fluid mindset, which school-based occupational therapists are accustomed to. Olivia looks forward to sharing practical ideas and strategies that can be immediately implemented.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“Olivia has provided informative in-services on a variety of topics just right for our classrooms. My team LOVED all that she had to share.

“Olivia presented information in an easy-to-understand format. She provided me with some strategies that I can use on day 1 when I return.”

“The seminar provided great techniques that I can bring back and share with my colleagues. Thank you!”

“I am glad that I attended this seminar. I am a new therapist and this seminar provided me with practical strategies to use as I am starting my school career.”