Tamar Matossian is a Developmental Specialist with over 15 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults while specializing in early childhood development with neuro-diverse children. Using child-centered play therapy, also known as the DIR Floor-Time Model, and with dual degrees in both Social Work and Speech Language Pathology Assistant, Tamar uses many modalities when in session with your child to find their interests and grow with them from there. As a mother of three, she understands the demands on parents and will work with your whole family to ease the challenges of raising a unique child.
Parents are the experts on their children. Whether she's working one-on-one or with a group of kids, Tamar will work with you to to set measurable and achievable goals based on developmental levels, taking into account your child’s ability for joint attention, regulation and processing while looking for opportunities for complex problem solving. All of this is done with sensitivity for your family’s particular makeup.