Dawn M. Burhoe, BSc.O.T., OT(c), OT Reg. (NB) graduated from Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science, Occupational Therapy.
Dawn has participated in Shaping Purpose Pilot Launch which focused in meaningful living and was also awarded for Excellence for Independent Collaboration: Development and Implementation of the Multi-Disciplinary Assessment Team for children with developmental delays and autism.
She is a member of the New Brunswick Association of Occupational Therapists and the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists and is registered to practice in New Brunswick.
Dawn provides occupational therapy to children, adults and seniors with physical, cognitive and mental health challenges at work, home and school and work in English in greater Saint John.
She is trained in ABC boum! a multi-sensory handwriting method as well as Handwriting without Tears, used by millions of students worldwide. Dawn is a Progressive Goal Attainment Program (PGAP®) trained clinician. PGAP® is an evidence-based treatment program for reducing disability associated with pain, depression, cancer and other chronic health conditions. She has completed ASIST, applied suicide intervention skills training as well Occupation & Trauma: Expanding Occupational Therapy Practice. Finally, Dawn is a certified yoga instructor from the Amana Institute.
She rejoined our team in 2016.