OUR TEAM


Claudia Yagel, OTR/L, CAS

Administrator/Occupational Therapist

Claudia is an El Paso native and has be serving the community for 8+ years. She obtained her Masters in Occupational Therapy from the University of Texas at El Paso in 2011. Claudia has dedicated her time specializing with the pediatric population,  emphasizing in children with Autism and Sensory Processing Disorders. Claudia is a Certified Autism Specialist

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Shelley Lowery, COTA

Alternate Administrator/Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

Shelley has been an Occupational Therapy Assistant for 10 years; her focus for the last 6 years has been with the pediatric population. She obtained her Associates of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant from Western New Mexico University in 2007.  Outside of her career Shelley enjoys spending time riding her horses and competing in rodeos.  

Connie Franco

Office Manager

Connie has 16+ years experience in the medical field. She manages all office operations and procedures. Connie has a passion to help our patients obtain all services they need. She has a great love for her husband, children and grandchildren. 

"With God all things are possible" -Matthew 19:26

Samantha Vidalez

Administrative Assistant

Samantha works on processing referrals/authorizations for all of  our patients. She has a beautiful daughter Gianna, whom she loves to spend time with.  She also enjoys traveling and music events. 

Angel Martinez

Business Development Manager

As a devoted and hard working individual, I have been working as a referral coordinator/marketer for 8 years. I love what I do and will always strive to get every child admitted so they are able get the best care they need.

REFERENCES:

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (2017)


Kids Health, Finlan, T., ( 2020, January) Occupational Therapy Retrieved from https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/occupational-therapy.html


Understood, Patino, E., (2014-2020) What You Need to Know About Speech Therapy Retrieved from https://www.understood.org/en/learning-thinking-differences/treatments-approaches/therapies/what-you-need-to-know-about-speech-therapy