Christina Gaalswyk, OTR/l
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Christina is a pediatric occupational therapist with a passion for enriching children’s lives. She received her Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Washington in 2012.  She has experience working with children with autism spectrum disorder, sensory processing disorder, behavioral and neurological disorders, developmental delay, dyspraxia, and feeding challenges.  Christina has worked as an OT providing early intervention services to children between birth and three, focusing on a multi-disciplinary approach and family centered care where each child’s treatment is specific to the child’s strengths, challenges, and personality.  She has also worked with school-aged children in the clinic and school settings.  Most recently, she volunteered in Kenya, teaching Kenyan therapists pediatric specific modalities in their inpatient Ward and their outpatient developmental clinic.


Her advanced coursework includes: DIR Training (Developmental Individual-Difference Relationship-Based Model), Integrated Listening Systems, and Handwriting without Tears.
 

Hospital Affiliations
Specialties
  • Occupational therapy
  • Pediatric rehabilitation medicine
  • Pediatrics
Gender
  • Female
Years of Experience
  • 12
Educational Institutions
  • University of Washington - Master of Occupational Therapy
  • Westmont Colege - B.S. - Kinesiology
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Visa
Insurance Accepted
  • Aetna
  • Assurant
  • BCBS of MN
  • Cigna Health
  • Davis Vision
  • Delta Dental
  • Eyemed
  • First Health/Coventry
  • First Plan of MN
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid/Medicare
  • Metropolitan Health Plan
  • MN Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum Health Vision
  • Partnership Health Plan
  • Patient Choice
  • Preferred One
  • PrimeWest
  • Sanford Health Plan of MN
  • SelectCare/LaborCare
  • South Country Health Alliance
  • Tri Care
  • UCare MN
  • United Behavioral
  • Unicare
  • United Health Care
  • WEA Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin Physician Services

Locations
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FirstLight Health System- Rehabilitation Services, Mora
320-679-1313
301 Highway 65 South
Mora, MN 55051
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