Introducing Radio Flyer's Expert Play Panel

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Introducing Radio Flyer's Expert Play Panel

February 17, 2022
posted by Ali Randazzo

              

Here at Radio Flyer, play is a serious business! We know that play is a powerful tool in a child’s development, and it is more important than ever to Get Out and Play®. The Play Panel is made up of experts in industries to support families with activities, education, and resources to help your littles ones learn and grow.

 

Each month, our expert panel of child psychologists, pediatricians, occupational therapists, and educators will bring information, ideas and inspiration. Keep reading to learn about our panelists and their unique backgrounds and child development expertise.

 

Amirra Condelee, Occupational Therapist  

Dr. Amirra Condelee, OTD, OTR/L is a graduate from MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MAwhere she completed her Doctor of Occupational Therapy degree with a focus in pediatrics. She currently practices as a pediatric OT in Early Intervention working with the birth to three population. Amirra is the owner of and face behind the Marvelous Mirracles brand, a platform designed to help little miracles fulfill big dreams. As an OT, Amirra believes that play is one of a child’s most meaningful occupations and is thrilled to be joining the Play Panel team to share more about how to use play to work on all areas of child development. In her free time, Amirra enjoys cooking, reading, international and domestic travel, hiking with her husband and dogs, and spending time with family. Read more about Amirra

 

Kate Fahrenbach, Early Childhood Educator

Kate is an early childhood educator currently teaching Junior Kindergarten. She enjoys children, especially spending time laughing with them and setting the stage for them to play and learn. She received her education degree from Saint Mary’s College with an endorsement in developmental reading. Kate is also a proud grandmother to twin boys and loves everything about being their “Nana Kate!”. Read more about Kate.

 

Danielle Rothman, Clinical Psychologist

Danielle graduated from Cornell University in 2002 and received a law degree from Harvard Law School. She practiced law for several years before going on to earn a doctorate in clinical psychology from the George Washington University. She currently practices with Insight Into Action Therapy, located in Ashburn, Virginia. One of Danielle’s areas of specialization is providing play therapy to young children, and she strongly believes in the healing power of play. Read more about Danielle.

 

 

We are so excited to learn with you and for a year of creativity, imagination, and active play ahead! Be sure to follow along on the blog and our Instagram @radioflyerinc to stay up to date on the panel.