Samantha is a New York State licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy. She received both her undergraduate and graduate degree from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Samantha has clinical experience with children of all ages ranging from preemies in the NICU to school age children. Prior to working at Manhattan Star Academy, Samantha worked in various settings including early intervention homecare, pediatric sensory clinics as well as acute care. She believes that a huge part of Physical Therapy is developing a child’s confidence to perform new and different gross motor skills. She feels it’s important for kids to feel successful in order to continue progressing. Samantha is excited to be part of the multidisciplinary team at Manhattan Star Academy!