Therapists and Founders

Mavis Reyes MS, ORT/L

Mayra Jimenez MS, OTR/L

Mavis and Mayra received their Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from Keiser University. Prior to pursuing a Master’s Degree, they completed an Associates of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant and a Bachelor’s in Occupational Science. They have been practicing pediatric occupational therapy since 2012. Mavis and Mayra have advanced trainingin Sensory processing, handwriting Without Tears, FloorTime approach, feeding and nutrition for Autism, and are ADHD Certified Rehabilitation Service Providers. Their areas of expertise and special interest are sensory integration/dysfunction disorders, behavior modification for social and emotional conditions, visual perceptual and visual motor delays, motor planning and fine motor coordination to facilitate handwriting and self-care activities. Mavis and Mayra opened Skills Builders Therapy Group in 2013 with the dream of making a real difference in the lives of their own children as well as children and families in their community by providing a quality of care found anywhere else in the Miami Area.

Experience You Can Trust

Our therapists will design a comprehensive pediatric Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy program tailored to the individual needs of each child. Our goal is to develop or restore as much abilities and independence as possible, with activities and toys that make therapy fun. We provide Occupational and Physical Therapy for infants and children at schools, daycare centers, homes, and at our state of the art location. We have individual areas for privacy and to attend to the unique needs of each child. In addition we provide a sensory room and a gross motor area with a rock climbing wall, swings, monkey bars, balance beams and much more.

In addition to Occupational Therapy, we also provide Physical Therapy services. Physical Therapists provide evaluation and treatment for musculoskeletal issues such as strength, muscle tone, muscle control, flexibility, joint motion, endurance and posture; orthopedic and neuromuscular conditions such as torticollis, scoliosis, Cerebral Palsy, gross motor developmental,  coordination and balance training, mobility including transfers, floor mobility and gait training, adaptive equipment assessment and training, and lower extremity splinting consultation.

Todos Nuestros Terapeutas Hablan Español.

Our therapists have completed professional training courses in the following areas:

  • Handwriting.
  • Self-regulation in children with Autism, ADHD and sensory disorders.
  • Nutrition and feeding interventions for Autism (ASD)
  • NDT and SI for function in children with neuromotor challenges.
  • Interactive Metronome.
  • YOGA.

Professional Training

Handwriting
Nutrition and feeding interventions for Autism (ASD)
Self-regulation in children with Autism, ADHD and sensory disorders
Interactive Metronome
Yoga
NDT and SI for function in children with neuromotor challenges.

 

 


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