Charissa has her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. She completed her OT fieldwork in Colorado at the Air Force Academy and here at CI Pediatric Therapy Centers! She has managed the Janesville clinic since it opened in 2017. She has attended many conferences, including topics related to the importance of play, feeding, handwriting, mental health and autism, and transitioning to adulthood. Charissa has also supervised some OT students during her time at CI. She loves to incorporate scavenger hunts and obstacle courses into her treatment sessions!