Fiona is the founder and co-owner of Weeefun Therapy for Children, established in 2007. She graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree, Occupational Therapy (OT), Lincoln School of Health Sciences, La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia in 1990 and has over 30 years experience in pediatrics. She is Advanced Practice in Swallowing, Assessment, and Certification (SWC), a Certified Lactation Educator (CLE), Sensory Integration and Praxis Test Certified (SIPT), Neuro Developmental Treatment Certified (C/NDT), and NDT treatment of the child and of the baby, with ongoing education in NDT and Sensory Integration. She is also Level 1 certified for Handwriting Without Tears. Fiona is a co-instructor for “Providing Effective Therapy in the Natural Environment-“ profession CEU class, and provides ongoing staff/professional training at Weeefun in the area of developmental motor skills development and dysphagia. She has a professional background with neonatal and high-risk infants/feeding and swallowing, MBSS, at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, CA (including mentor and training to others), and University Hospital Salt Lake City, UT. NICU and ICUs and throughout the U.S. since 2000. She has extensive experience with children with neuromotor disorders and cerebral palsy and has practiced worldwide, including but not limited to, Australia, London/UK, Romania, Singapore, Sabah/Borneo and the Middle East. Her passions include rock climbing, mountain biking, camping, running outdoors and playing in the ocean.
Professional Memberships: American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Occupational Therapy Association of California (OTAC), Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles, Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association (NDTA)