In 1995 Evelyn J. Bonano, OTR/L joined the DTA staff. She has had extensive pediatric experience in a variety of settings: early intervention/high risk infants, school based, home based and private clinic. In addition to continuing education in Social Thinking, Beckman Oral Motor Techniques, Neurodevelopmental Therapy, ALERT Program, DIR/Floortime, STEP-SI, Evelyn has multiple certifications. Some of the areas in which Evelyn is certified include Astronaut Training, Integrated Listening Systems (iLs), Therapeutic Listening, Quick Shift, Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding, and Beckman Oral Motor Techniques. Her spare time interests include doing crafts, gardening, and cooking.
“I continue to work with children because every day is different. I absolutely love the unpredictability and novelty that associates with each and every day I go to work. Children inspire me!”