Paramount Therapy Resources is a therapist owned and operated practice that serves children and adolescents. We are primarily based in Accokeek, Maryland and we serve the local community and its surrounding areas.
At Paramount Therapy Resources, our occupational therapists specialize in sensory integration, visual motor integration, and motor skills development. We believe that by improving and developing your children’s skills, they will be able to function more independently in day-to-day activities such as feeding, handwriting, play, and self-care.
We also make use of evidence-based assessments in order to fully evaluate and understand your children’s needs so we can deliver the most appropriate programs available.
The mission of PTR is to provide quality occupational therapy services to children from birth through adolescence by helping them function optimally in their natural environments. We believe this is done through a collaborative team effort that includes the child, parents, caregivers, and therapy providers.
The vision of PTR is to become your most trusted resource when it comes to pediatric occupational therapy services. We also aim to become Maryland’s leading occupational therapy practice and employer.
Meet the Owner
Teresa is the owner of Paramount Therapy Resources, LLC. She is a Registered and Licensed Occupational Therapist who received her Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy in 2001 from Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York. She has worked in pediatrics for over 15 years in a variety of settings including Neonatal Intensive Care Units, private and public schools, and home settings. She also has experience working in Acute Care and Long Term Care facilities with individuals with various conditions and diagnoses. During her 15 years of working as an occupational therapist, Teresa has spent several of those years working in pediatrics as early intervention professional as well as a school-based occupational therapist helping children and their families with a variety of conditions. Teresa’s areas of expertise and special interest are sensory processing disorders, feeding therapy, developmental delays, behavior modification for social and emotional conditions, fine motor delays, visual perceptual and visual motor delays, handwriting, cognition, and motor planning. Teresa uses a holistic therapeutic approach involving the entire family, not just the child. She creates individual treatment sessions that focus on both the child and family’s needs. She ensures carry over by working closely with the families. Teresa enjoys working with children from birth through adolescence. She is Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT) and Infant Massage certified.
Learn more about us and our services now. Give us a call at 301-452-4051 for a more detailed discussion.