Ms. Desaree, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist, earned both her Associates and her Master Degree in Occupational Therapy at AdventHealth University in Orlando, Florida. She began working with children with her Associates in Occupational Therapy and fell in love with idea of using play to help kids learn, inspiring her to continue working in the field of pediatrics. Ms. Desaree finds a passion to enable kids to participate and build essential skills for daily activities, such as self-care, play, school tasks, and social interactions. She is blessed to be a part of a great team at The Reason for Hope and hopes to make a difference in children and family's lives. In her free time, Ms. Desaree enjoys singing, rock climbing, aerial silks and spending time with her family and dogs.