Level 2 Intensive Mentorship: Hands-On Advanced Treatment

Greenwood Village, Colorado

The Level 2 Mentorship program is guided by Lucy Jane Miller, PhD, OTR, Lisa Porter, MOT, OTR/L, and other staff and faculty members from the Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation and STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center.

 

Lucy Jane Miller, PhD, OTR, Research Director, SPD Foundation and Clinical Director, STAR Center
Dr. Miller brings a wealth of research and treatment experience to share with participants, having authored more than 75 articles and two books about SPD and sensory issues. Her nine norm-referenced scales include: Miller Assessment for Preschoolers, Japanese Miller Assessment for Preschoolers, First STEP, Primer Paso, Toddler and Infant Motor Evaluation, Leiter International Performance Scale-Revised, Stoelting-Brief Intelligence Scale, Short Sensory Profile, and Miller Function and Participation scale. Two new scales under development include: Goal-Oriented Assessment of Life-Skills and the Sensory Over and Under-Responsivity Scales. She has received the Award of Merit, the highest award given by the American Occupational Therapy Foundation, and the Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Award by the State of Colorado.
Lisa Porter, MOT, OTR/L, STAR Center
Lisa graduated from Rockhurst University in 1994 with a masters degree in Occupational Therapy. She is a fellow of the Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation, traveling to Denver from Portland 2-3 times each year to mentor experienced therapists. Lisa is currently working on her PhD in Pediatric Science at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. She is passionate about sharing what she learns and constantly improving services at her pediatric therapy clinic, Sensory KIDS.
Lisa specializes in sensory and relationship-based therapy, and has advanced training in Stanley Greenspan’s DIR/Floortime model. She is trained in the Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT), the SOS Feeding Approach, and is an advanced Integrated Listening Systems practitioner. Lisa is passionate about building relationships with her clients & families, as well as treating children from a developmental frame of reference. She is thrilled to be creating a team that specializes in sensory challenges, and recognizes how they impact the function of children and families.
 

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Payment Instructions

  • A $395 deposit is required with each application
    For those accepted into the Mentorship program, the application fee is not refundable should you cancel your registration and will be applied to the remaining tuition. However, if for any reason we are unable to accept your application, your deposit will be fully refunded.