Pooja Patel is a registered Occupational Therapist with over 9 years of experience working within the pediatric population, namely child and adolescent mental health. She is the recipient of the 2017 William Osler Health System Award of Excellence for Clinical Practice.
Her wealth of experience expands across various childhood areas and conditions, including neurodiversity (eg. ASD, ADHD) and socio-emotional functioning (eg. anxiety, depression). Pooja’s training includes trauma-informed practice, mindfulness meditation, parent coaching and more. Her drive to prioritize healthy lifestyle balance and holistic care has been much appreciated by her clients.
Pooja is passionate about parent/guardian wellness and utilizes mindfulness and creativity to help facilitate new learnings with joy. She is eager to work with Oona’s Newmarket families!