Marichu Eaker, PT has been practicing as pediatric PT for 10 years. She is currently working on her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She is passionate about working with children with special needs. She is a yoga enthusiast, she loves to read books, travel, hiking and outdoor adventure.

Denise Baker,OT has been an Occupational Therapist in the New York City area since 2007. She received both her Bachelors of Science and her Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy from BostonUniversity. Denise has extensive experience working in the field of pediatrics. She is certified in Pediatric Massage Therapy and an active member of the American Occupational Therapy

Association. She recently enjoyed attending the AOTA conference in Philadelphia. Denise currently provides school and clinic-based occupational therapy services to children ages

3-21. She also provides private home-based occupational therapy in Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island. Denise has treated children with a wide variety of diagnoses including autism, development delay, executive function deficits and sensory processing and modulation

difficulties. Denise is passionate about helping all children reaching their true potential. She values using an interdisciplinary and client-centered approach and collaborates with teachers, speech and language pathologists, and other professionals to provide the best care possible. In her free time, Denise enjoys going to the beach with her family, learning to play piano and practicing yoga.


ShannonMarie Caparatta, DPT received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Stony Brook University in 2017. During her schooling, she spent several months shadowing PT Director, Heather Hurley-Cook, and obtained a position at Kidz Lounge shortly after graduation. Shannon currently

works with children in pre-schools and adults, specifically in an outpatient setting. She

is also also has a MOVE International certification.

Shannon enjoys being a dance teacher for children of all abilities. She

has been dancing since she is 7 years old and loves to share her passion with her students. She also enjoys spending time with her family and soaking up the sun on the beach.