Diana A. Henry, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
2015 Received the Virginia Scardina Award of Excellence from the American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF)
2014 Authored the Sensory Processing Measure Quick Tips (SPM QTs)
2013 Received the Dennis Krenek Volunteer Service Award from the Arizona Occupational Therapy Association
2012 Recommended by the American Occupational Therapy Association to serve as an expert in the Sensory Integration and Sensory Processing fields of occupational therapy
2012 Launched the Sensory Songs for Tots music CD and in 2011 the Teen Sensory Tools DVD about Grace diagnosed with Asperger
2010 Co-authored the Sensory Processing Measure-Preschool (SPM-P) for 2-5 year olds
2009 Developed the webinars: Response to Intervention & SPM, Movement Strategies for Schools, and Sensory Tools for Teens
2008 Inducted into the American Occupational Therapy Association Roster of Fellows (FAOTA)
2008 Received "Bridging the Gap between
Research and Practice" clinicians award at R2K
2005- 2008 American Occupational Therapy Association Sensory Integration SIS Communications Liaison
2001 Award for Outstanding Therapeutic Contribution by Developmental Delay Resources
1997 Outstanding Occupational Therapist Award by the Arizona Occupational Therapy Association
Diana Henry, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA president of Henry Occupational Therapy Services, Inc., studied with Lorna Jean King beginning in 1975, and then together founded what is now called the Children's Center in Arizona. Diana opened her clinic specializing in sensory integration (SI) in 1984 and developed programs for various Arizona schools.
Diana is SCSIT and SIPT certified. She received her B.S. in OT from Tufts University, and her M.S. in sensory integration from Rush University. Diana has taught at Arizona State University, nationally to school districts, associations/clinics and internationally in Australia, Canada, England, France, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Brazil, Scotland, Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Denmark.
Diana produced the Tools for Teachers TM and the Tools for Students TM DVDs and together with her husband, Rick, she developed the Tool Chest Starter Kit TM, wrote the Tool Chest TM, the Tools for Parents TM, and the SI Tools for Teens TM handbooks. She has completed the Sensory Tools for Pets: Animals and People Helping Each OtherTM and the Tools for Tots: Sensory Strategies for Todlers and PreschoolersTM books, produced the Teens Sensory Tools TM DVD and Sensory Songs for TotsTM music CD. Diana is presently working on Tools for InfantsTM book.
In 2008, Diana and her colleagues were awarded the American Occupational Therapy Recognition of Achievement Award for developing The Sensory Processing Measure (SPM).
In February 2000, Diana and her husband Rick embarked on ATEACHABOUT. Their 'sensory' workshops, individualized for specific communities, are available for administrators, educators, school psychologists, physicians, other health professionals, OTs, PTs, SLPs, parents and caregivers.
In 2007, ATEACHABOUT was featured in a PBS documentary:
The Boomer Century. (Click here to view video clip or on left side of our home page)
Henry OT Services, Inc
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