Gwen Wild, MOT, OTR/L, specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents diagnosed with self-regulation difficulties due to sensory processing disorder, ADHD, ASD, anxiety, trauma, and other developmental issues. She is the owner of Sensational Brain LLC and the creator of the popular BrainWorks sensory lifestyle tool that teaches self-regulation by allowing kids to use sensory strategy picture cards to select activities to meet their sensory needs. Gwen has presented continuing education courses and trainings to occupational and physical therapists, teachers, school support staff, childcare center staff members, and parent support groups nationwide for over eight years and is best known for her ability to make the complicated subjects of self-regulation and sensory modulation easily understandable. She has led two relevant research studies and continues her research efforts today. Gwen founded and directed a childcare center for children with developmental disabilities in the Fort Worth area and has consulted with numerous daycare center directors and teachers to enable them to better meet the needs of children with disabilities. She was an adjunct faculty member in the occupational therapy department of Newman University in Wichita, Kansas, and has been a guest speaker in the special education department for other colleges.
Financial: Gwen Wild is the owner of Sensational Brain LLC. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Gwen Wild has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.