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Hello, I’m Dr. Carol Leibovich – Mankes, a Licensed Pediatric Occupational Therapist and Certified Life and Parenting Coach (PLCC) in Aventura. Fluent in English, Spanish and Hebrew.

I have extensive experience working in public and private practice and school settings providing Occupational Therapy and Parent Coaching / Education services. I was also adjunct faculty for the masters program at Nova Southeastern University College of Allied Health Occupational Therapy Department.

My educational background includes: Click Here to View Resume

  • Doctorate and Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy from Nova Southeastern University
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Florida
  • Professional Life and Parent Coaching Certification

Occupational Therapy

I evaluate and treat difficulties related to:

  • Behavior Management
  • Self regulation (emotional & sensory)
  • Attentional issues (ADHD, Executive Function)
  • Learning Difficulties or Diagnosed Disabilities
  • Developmental Delays
  • Handwriting Issues

Life / Parent Coaching

I guide and support individuals (Children, Teens & adults) facing major life changes such as:

  • Diagnosis of Developmental and/or Learning Disability (ADHD, dyslexia and more)
  • Loss of loved ones/Bereavement
  • Single Parenthood/Divorce
  • infertility/miscarriage
  • Immigration/Cultural Adaptation
  • Life natural Transitions (puberty, midlife crisis, motherhood)
  • Child/teen self esteem, relationships, stress & anxiety, self regulation, organization and more. 

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