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Geetha M Arora

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Consultant Neonatal and Paediatric Occupational Therapist

Geetha M Arora

M.O.T (Paediatrics), Cert. Sensory Integration Therapist
Main Speciality: Mental Health & Behavioural sciences

Geetha M Arora is a consultant paediatric occupational therapist in Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences, Fortis Healthcare. She holds a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy (Paediatrics) from Jamia Hamdard University, PGd in counselling in Family and Child Psychology from Amity University and Cert. in Sensory Integration Therapy from University of Southern California, Thearapeutic Listening, Autism Movement Therapy (USA), Brain Gym (Malaysia), Beckmann Oral Motor Assessment and Intervention (Hong Kong), Hand Writing Without Tears (USA) .She has been an invited speaker in National and International Paediatric conferences.

Geetha M Arora, is an eminent paediatric occupational therapist with 13 years of experience, passionate and with a special interest in Early Identification & Intervention of Autism, ADHD, SPD, Learning Difficulties, Developmental Difficulties. She is committed to helping parents to better understand, support and optimise children with Special needs. She specialises in Sensory Integration Therapy.

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Remarkable experience in pediatric occupational therapeutic services for population of 0-18 years
  • Sound knowledge of in & out patient work settings
  • Skilled in working with special need children
  • Skilled in doing Standardized and non standardized Assessment tools
  • Outstanding ability to maintain positive working relationships with children and family
  • Primarily provide services to high risk infants, Autistics, learning disabled and sensory processing disorder population
  • Serve as early intervention provider and screening coordinator for developmentally delayed children from birth to three years old
  • Implement measures to improve quality of life and prevention strategies for special abled children
  • Lectured and Guest speaker on developmental delays, Early identification and intervention , play, Infant sleep , sensory play, classroom management techniques for Behavioral issues, Sensory versus Behaviour, Autism , learning disability in Various National and International conferences
  • LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION:

  • Certified in Sensory Integration Therapy from USC/USA
  • Certified in supporting Infant and Child Development through Ayres Sensory Integration(Hong kong)
  • Certified in Beckmann Oral Motor Assessment and Intervention (Hong Kong)
  • Certified in Tummy Time method
  • Certified in Advanced Prechtl's Method of the Qualitative Assessment of General Movements (India)
  • Certified in Autism Movement Therapy (Malaysia)
  • Certified in Therapeutic Listening
  • Certified in MNRI level I(India)
  • Certified in Hand writing Without Tears level I
  • Certified in Brain Gym 101(Malaysia)
  • Certified in Functional Behavioral Analysis
  • Certified Irlen screener
  • Trained in Neurodevelopmental care in neonatal intensive care unit
  • Trained in three part treatment plan for oral placement therapy
  • PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Bubbles Occupational Therapy and Early Intervention center, Indiarpuram, Ghaziabad, India: Founder / Director
  • Children’s Neurology and Dentistry, Indiarpuram, Ghaziabad, India: Consultant Neonatal and Pediatrics Occupational Therapist, since May 2014 – present
  • Fortis Healthcare, Noida, India as visiting Consultant and Neonatal Occupational Therapist, Since February 2015 – present
  • Genesis Global School, Noida, India as visiting consultant Occupational Therapist since October 2016 - present
  • St.John’s Hospital, Bangalore, India(2006) : Full time Occupational Therapist , handled in patient as well as out patients. Posted in neonatal ICU, Pediatric and burns department
  • Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Bangalore, India (2006-2007) : Full time Occupational Therapist and Early Interventional Therapist
  • Palak Child Development Center, Mayur Vihar, New Delhi, India. : Handled children with AUTISM, ADHD, CP, DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY, CP ETC as Peadiatric Occupational Therapist and Early Interventional Therapist, since May 2013 to 2014
  • Health Positive, Child Developmental Center, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad, India: Consultant Pediatric Occupational Therapist August 2014 to June 2017
  • PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATION (National & International):

  • Guest speaker representing India about “Role of Occupational Therapy in Play & Brain gym” in July 2017 Annual international conference in Seoul, South Korea
  • Symposium speaker about “Infant sleep and sensory processing pattern from occupational therapy perspective” in International conference on sleep medicine and research in Goa, September 2017
  • Guest speaker in 27th Annual conference of U.P chapter of Obstetrics & Gynecology UPCOG- 2017 about “Identifying High Risk Infants in prenatal and post natal period from an occupational therapist perspective”
  • Invited Guest speaker at Seoul Hanyoung University, South Korea, about “Is it Behaviour? or Is it Sensory?” July 2017
  • Invited speaker in 22nd edition of international conference on Neonatal and perinatology about “Role of Neonatal Occupational Therapy in Early Intervention, sensory/ neurodevelopment care and early intervention in high risk infants”. Frankfurt, Germany, May 2018