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Sarah L.

Female, Part-Time special needs caregiver , Elko New Market, MN
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age
23
hourly rate
$ 15 - 20
experience
5 yrs
Has Transportation
Willing to travel 30 mi
Non-smoker
First Aid Training
CPR Certified
Comfortable with pets

Meet Sarah

I am pursuing my doctorate in Physical Therapy with an emphasis on interrelating pediatric special needs with equine and canine facilitated therapies. I have been surrounded by disabilities since I was born (in my own family and surrounding social networks) and have ALWAYS wanted to be involved in this field! I have the patience to work with any individual and the flexibility to accommodate to specific needs. I am always eager to learn new skills and therapeutic approaches!
Tasks: Therapeutic horseback riding and swimming, canine therapy, assist with physical therapy,...
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I am pursuing my doctorate in Physical Therapy with an emphasis on interrelating pediatric special needs with equine and canine facilitated therapies. I have been surrounded by disabilities since I was born (in my own family and surrounding social networks) and have ALWAYS wanted to be involved in this field! I have the patience to work with any individual and the flexibility to accommodate to specific needs. I am always eager to learn new skills and therapeutic approaches!
Tasks: Therapeutic horseback riding and swimming, canine therapy, assist with physical therapy, occupational therapy, & speech and language pathology, transport client to appointments and social & community events, assist with ADLs (personal hygiene, transfers, positioning, etc.), attend IEPs, work with assistive technology (wheelchair, walker, stander, bike) and AFOs, provide pre- and post-operative care (botox injections, serial casting, Baum ann procedure, bilateral gastroc lengthening), address behavioral issues, and prepare food for multiple food protein hypersensitivity.
Diagnoses observed (NOT limited to): CP, Down's, Spina Bifida, visual/hearing impairments, Autism, learning disabilities, developmental delay, Muscular Dystrophy, Bilateral Anopthalmia, Dandy Walker Variant, Seizure Disorder, Spasticity & tight heel cords, gait ataxia, Growth Hormone Deficiency, Nissen, VP Shunt, Torticollis, craniofacial conditions, Epilepsy, neuromuscular conditions, orthopedic conditions, MS, CFS.

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Skills & Experience

Professional Skills

CPR
First Aid Training

Experience

Age Group - Infant
Age Group - Youth
Age Group - Teen
Age Group - Adult
Age Group - Senior

Services

Ambulation
Assistive Technology/AAC
Bathing/Grooming/Hygiene
Bed Baths
Behavior - Applied Behavior Analysis
Behavior - Positive Behavioral Support
Bladder Management Assistance
Bowel Management Assistance
Brushing Protocol
Dressing Assistance
Feeding
Repositioning
Seizure Attendance
Sign Language
Stimming Attendance
Transferring/Body Lifting
Diagnoses - ADD
Diagnoses - ADHD
Diagnoses - Aspergers
Diagnoses - Autism
Diagnoses - Autism Spectrum Disorder
Diagnoses - Sensory Integration Disorder
Diagnoses - Tourette Syndrome
Diagnoses - Blindness/Visual Impairment
Diagnoses - Cerebral Palsy
Diagnoses - Deafness
Diagnoses - Mobility Challenges
Diagnoses - Central Auditory Processing Disorder
Diagnoses - Cognitive Disabilities
Diagnoses - Developmental Delays
Diagnoses - Down Syndrome
Diagnoses - Dyslexia
Diagnoses - Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Diagnoses - Mental Illness
Diagnoses - Pervasive Developmental Disorder
Diagnoses - Speech Delay
Diagnoses - Cancer
Diagnoses - Epilepsy
Diagnoses - Food Allergies
Diagnoses - Hydrocephaly
Diagnoses - Obesity
Diagnoses - Seizure Disorder
Willing to learn new diagnoses
Other services
Medical Transportation
Housecleaning
Errands/Shopping
Long Distance Transportation
Laundry
Meal Preparation

Education

Saint Catharine College

2013
Other Qualifications, Certifications and Credentials
Psi Chi Member (International Honor Society in Psychology), Member of PTA (Physical Therapy Association)
Languages
English, Sign Language (ASL), Sign Language (SEE Sign)

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Availability

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Early Morning6am-9am
Late Morning9am-12pm
Early Afternoon12pm-3pm
Late Afternoon3pm-6pm
Early Evening6pm-9pm
Late Evening9pm-12am
Overnight12am-6am
Sarah is available for: Part-Time
Sarah is available on short notice (Backup Care)
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