Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Annie was born and raised in the Bay Area. She is fluent in both English and Mandarin. Annie received her Masters in Occupational Therapy from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida after first earning her Bachelors degree from UC Santa Cruz. Annie is a member of the Pi Theta Epsilon, the Occupational Therapy National Honor Society, American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), as well as The Alpha Eta Society, the National Scholastic Honor Society for Allied Health Professions.
Annie has 2+ years’ experience working as a preschool/kindergarten teacher overseas in Shanghai, China. During her OT graduate program, Annie also spent her time volunteering in a pediatric OT clinic under the supervision and mentorship of her pediatric professor. She also spent her time volunteering and working elementary and middle school students/faculty in providing OT screenings and consultation services, and providing free pediatric vision and health screenings at various community health events.
Annie is particularly passionate about Sensory Integration, Social Emotional Learning, and Executive Functioning Skills. Annie is devoted towards helping her each of her clients and families to reach their goals and live life to their fullest potential.
One of Annie’s favorite quotes is by Dr. Seuss, “You’re off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So get on your way!”
When Annie is not working, she enjoys spending time playing with her pet dog and cat, watching favorite childhood movies, searching for new craft or baking ideas on Pinterest, and traveling.