Denise B., OTR/L
Denise graduated from Boston University and has practiced Occupational Therapy since 1982. While Denise has experience in Pediatrics/School Systems, Inpatient, Home Care, Ergonomics, and Administration, she has specialized in hand therapy throughout her career. With the exception of 2 years, Denise’s 30 year career has been in this organization as an outpatient hand therapist. Denise participates in extensive continuing education in advanced hand therapy practice and is an active member of the Baystate Hand Group and AOTA. Denise is the proud mother of two sons, Dave and Dan. Her youngest son, Dan, has special needs and participates in Special Olympic sports, horseback riding, dances, and Best Buddies events. In addition to spending time with her family and friends, Denise loves music, cooking, and traveling.
Hilary B., MS, M.Ed, OTR/L, CHT
Hilary has been an Occupational Therapist at the Whidden Hospital Campus since 1998, specializing in treatment of the hand and upper extremity. She obtained an M.S. from Tufts University/BSOT in 1994, and an M.Ed in casework and counseling from Springfield College. Hilary has also been a Certified Hand Therapist since 2007. Her prior experience includes acute inpatient rehabilitation, working in Traumatic Brain Injury/Neurology, Orthopaedics, Cardiac and Amputee rehabilitation.