Kerri O’Connor, PT, DPT
As part of The Arc Kohler School team, Kerri’s days are dedicated to working towards student progress on individualized goals. Kerri advocates for students utilization of physical therapy equipment and assistive aides. She has developed strong working relationships with students, parents, physiatrists, orthotists, adaptive seating specialists, coworkers and medical equipment vendors to supply our students with all possible physical therapy supports needed. In addition, Kerri provides staff education to help classroom staff understand the individual needs of students for physical therapy equipment and positioning.
At The Arc Kohler School, Kerri can be seen trialing assistive devices with students, educating aides and teachers on how to use special positioning equipment and at interdisciplinary team meetings discussing student progress and goals.
Kerri truly enjoys working with our students, and it’s apparent when you hear her signature laughter echoing throughout the halls of The Arc Kohler School.
Kerri O’Connor, PT, DPT was selected by New Jersey Family as a 2017 Favorite Kids’ Doc. Nominated by powerful parent testimonials, Kerri earned her spot on the list as an extraordinary specialist who goes above and beyond and who has deeply impacted the families of students under her care.
We agree that Kerri O’Connor is a Top Doc in Physical Therapy! We are so lucky that Kerri has been on our team at The Arc Kohler School since 2010.