Gina Kontos is an enthusiastic and dedicated occupational therapist who combines her love of children with her extensive therapy experience.
A 1998 graduate of Kean University, for over 20 years, Gina has provided a wide range of OT services to children from birth to age 21 in the schools, early intervention and sensory based clinics.
Gina is certified in Interactive Metronome and The Zones of Regulation which combines with The Social Thinking program. She is also Handwriting Without Tears certified. She incorporates these programs into fun and therapeutic sensory based activities that can be utilized in the clinic, at home and in school.
Gina previously worked for 10 years at Shaler Academy and at Montclair State University in their Early Intervention Program. She continues to provide therapy to children in a variety of schools, along with conducting workshops, and seminars for teachers, parents and staff members.
Gina is an avid health and wellness enthusiast interested in nutrition and mind/body techniques. She is a Morris county resident. In her spare time, she enjoys organic cooking, creating holistic all natural products, Broadway shows and participates in yoga, barre and weight training. Her energy and enthusiasm resonate with children.
Gina's great joy is in sharing her skills with children and families and watching them progress and grow.