Laura earned her Master’s degree in child development with a specialization in infancy from Erikson Institute. She received her Bachelors degree in Psychology at the University of Kansas. She is a credentialed Developmental Therapist in Early Intervention as well as a Certified Educator of Infant Massage. Laura has had experience working with children birth to age six across various settings including the Therapeutic school setting, providing supports for children with Autism, Down Syndrome, speech delays and global developmental delays. Laura believes in the foundation of relationships as a basis for using play-based therapy methods to support children in reaching their highest potential, while also focusing on the whole child approach to further development.