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Children’s Occupational Therapy

Sensory Gym NYC – Upper West Side & East Side Locations


Carol Battistone, M.A.,OTR/L
Pediatric Occupational Therapist

Carol’s approach to Occupational Therapy integrates the breadth of her more than 30 years of professional training and career experience in the performing arts and body mind sciences. Throughout her lifelong passion as a New York City based movement educator, she has had the privilege of working with populations from birth to 90 years of age, in venues in the United States and Europe. These venues include, universities; schools; hospitals; fitness facilities; homes; corporations; out reach programs; performing arts schools and theatres.

Using principles of Occupational Therapy, Laban Movement Analysis; Sports Rehab; Dance; Music; Yoga and Drama Therapy, Carol designs individualized treatment programs that meet children at their own level and inspire them to learn. She provides a playful, disciplined and nurturing environment for children to feel safe and empowered to explore their learning potential. It is her goal for children to obtain the skills and confidence they need to succeed and express themselves authentically in their homes, schools and social communities. It is her goal for parents to understand their child’s challenges, become partners in their therapeutic process and share in their successes. Read More >>


Including comprehensive evaluations, basic screenings & phone consultations

Customized Treatments

Including sensory gym treatments, handwriting and listening programs

School Liaison

Including classroom observations & consultations as well as lectures and workshops

Therapy Team Collaboration

Including team meetings, co-treating and provider referrals

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NYC Occupational Therapy Testimonials

My two sons worked with Carol for approximately 3 years, each from age 4 to 7 years old, on both everyday functions such as tying shoelaces, buttons and pencil grip as well as skills such as jumping, throwing and balance. The boys were always excited to see Carol…read more
Mother of Andreas (12) and Arnav (8)
Carol was amazing with our son! He looked forward to seeing her every week and she gave very helpful feedback on what we could do at home to further his progress. We love her!
Mother of a 5-year-old boy
As a classroom teacher, I have had the great pleasure of working in collaboration with Carol in a therapeutic nursery school setting. Carol has shown aptitude for working with children with a range of developmental delays in appropriate and individualized ways…read more
Cheyenne Gleason, MSEd

Carol Battistone, M.A.,OTR/L
Certified Occupational Therapist

Upper West Side

111 West 94th Street, Suite FB
New York, NY  10025

East Side

135 East 50th Street, C101 & C108
New York, NY  10022