Dr. Erin Harvey, OTD, OTR/L

Where are you from? Long Grove, IL
What did you study?Undergrad in Psychology and Graduate Degree in Occupational Therapy
Name the moment that inspired you to take your career path.I was an ABA therapist for a boy with autism. While pushing into his school day, I observed him with his OT 2x/week. I was amazed at how different he was after a few minutes of sensory input. I began researching Occupational Therapy, realized it combined all of my interests, and decided to become an OT!
What do you specialize in? Autism and Yoga for the Special Child
Coffee or Tea?Coffee please! But really, I’ll take anything with sugar.
Favorite therapeutic swing?3-in-1 Barrel Swing
What do you consider to be your greatest accomplishment? Sewing quilts for all my nieces and nephews for their first birthday!
Books or Movies?BOOKS
Where would you go on your dream vacation?Ireland!
What is your favorite children’s book and song? My favorite book is”Fifteen Animals” by Sandra Boynton and favorite song is “The Goldfish Song” by Laurie Berkner
What skill are you most proud of? Remembering words to songs and movies.
Winter or Summer?Ugh, neither! Fall is my favorite.

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