More About Our Founder
It had always been a life long goal of Elizabeth Dosoretz to work with children and their families. However, it wasn’t until she had her own children that she realized how hard parenting can be and just how significant it is to have support, advocacy and resources.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does a therapy question last?
Typical children’s occupation therapy at our Fort Myers clinic last 45 minutes. These sessions can be shortened or lengthened depending on your needs and the goals we are working to accomplish.
Each child is different, so we will work to create at holistic plan to best support his or her therapy needs.
Can a Registered Dietitian help my child and family if we are healthy?
Yes! A Registered dietitian can help you stay healthy by teaching you and your family how to choose foods wisely and develop a healthy lifestyle. Balance, variety and moderation is key for the entire family.
We don’t just treat the child, the entire family should be on board. We can help everyone stay healthy by providing: • Healthy recipes • Balanced meal plans/menus (from infants to adults) • Shopping tips and grocery lists • Breastfeeding support
What is a Registered Dietitian?
A registered dietitian is a nutrition professional. Registered dietitians are your most credible, objective source of nutrition information. They are trained on using food to help manage or prevent disease.
Look for the initials RD after your nutritionist’s name. These credentials indicate that the practitioner has completed an accredited 4-year educational program, 1200 hours of supervised practice, and passed a national exam.
A Registered Dietitian can help with: • Weight management / childhood obesity • Meal planning, school lunches, and healthy snacks • Food allergies/intolerances • Picky eaters • Pediatric Metabolic disorders • Failure to thrive / infant feeding • Diabetes • Heart disease • Kidney disease • Sports nutrition • And more!