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Kendra Garcia

Kendra Garcia, COTA/L “The OT Strategist” is Amazon’s #1 bestselling author of the book Life beyond the Diagnosis.  She is a public speaker, coach, Huffington post contributor, IEP special education parent consultant, autism mom and advocate. She works as a pediatric-adult occupational therapy provider.  Kendra can be reached at or [email protected]. To connect with her on social media: @TheOTStrategist on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  

Autism Mom’s Self Care: 6 Quick Ways To Reduce Stress and Gain Clarity

On top of the “duties” of everyday life, dealing with unscheduled meltdowns, potty training issues, countless therapy sessions, and endless fighting with the school system to get the much-needed and well-deserved accommodations and services, parenting a child with autism can be VERY stressful and overwhelming. Many parents may attest to the fact that we become […]

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