Shelby Beckman

OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapy

Shelby Beckman headshot photo with white wood background, bonnie has light brown hair and a CI Therapies black t-shirt on.
Shelby loves to crochet and paint. She enjoys attempting new recipes in the kitchen. She has a serious passion for movies and will never turn down an opportunity for ice cream!

Shelby earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Sociology from UW – La Crosse, and she earned her doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of South Dakota. She is also a graduate of the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders program (LEND) through USD’s Center for Disabilities, where she received specialized training in interdisciplinary care and treatment for children with neurodevelopmental disabilities and their families. She is passionate about trauma-informed care, social justice and inclusion, sensory integration, mental health, and treating challenging behaviors. Shelby loves to incorporate her client’s passions into each therapy session to facilitate fun client-centered and therapeutic play. In her free time, you can find her biking, cooking, hammocking, crocheting, and spending time with family and friends. Shelby celebrated her 1 year annviersary with CI in June of 2022 and has really enjoyed working with her wonderful colleagues and clients during her time at CI.