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Emma Downs

MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

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Emma was born and raised in Minnesota. Her favorite food is pizza, which she ate a lot of while studying abroad in Florence, Italy. She also loves to learn new facts about plants and animals!

Emma earned her bachelor of science degree in psychology with an art minor from Minnesota State University, Mankato and her master of science in occupational therapy degree from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse. She has experience working closely with families as a personal care assistant and as a respite care provider. She has clinical experience in both outpatient pediatrics and adult acute care. She is passionate about supporting and collaborating with caregivers and children alike to progress them towards goals that are meaningful to them. She also looks forward to creating sessions that highlight each child’s strengths, interests, and creativity. In her free time, Emma enjoys being outdoors, hiking, cooking, listening to live music and hanging out with friends and family.