Cynthia S., MOT, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Cynthia graduated from the University of North Dakota in Occupational Therapy.  As a pediatric therapist her favorite thing is being able to play with amazing kids all day! I also love the opportunities I have to help foster kids reaching important milestones in their development. Outside of the KDA center, Cynthia loves spending quality time with my husband and exploring San Diego together!

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After taking my son to two other speech offices, I found Kara Dodds and Associates, Inc. I was looking for a place that was knowledgeable about apraxia speech. My son received private speech for 4 months prior to switching to KDA and had made little progress. Once he was at KDA, he started progressing right away and has come a long way.

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News, Media and Blogs

Strength and Power Training for Children with Poor Coordination!

By Veronica Glen, PT, DPT (

When Physical Therapists see a clumsy or uncoordinated child, one of the first thoughts we think is “That kid can use some balance training!” or “They could benefit from functional activity practice!” What current evidence based research is finding is that strength and power training can be just as helpful if not MORE helpful than functional movement training!

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