- Occupational Therapist
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Nichole Newton, a native of Mt. Vernon, Indiana became an occupational therapist in 2016 and started working at Wendell Foster in 2018. Nichole was determined to work at Wendell Foster ever since her student clinical rotation, and her dream came true in 2018. Nichole has had experience working with individuals across the lifespan in a variety of settings, however, she is most passionate about the pediatric population and individuals with intellectual disabilities. Nichole has special interest in sensory integration, social skills, and providing therapy in the school system setting.
When asked what she enjoys most about working at Wendell Foster, Nichole says, “Wendell Foster truly is a phenomenal facility and they hold true to their mission and vision in order to ensure the clients are receiving the best care possible. Wendell Foster has opened my eyes to endless possibilities individuals with disabilities can overcome to become successful members of society. Not only do I impact my client’s lives but they impact mine and teach me something new each and every day.”
- Bachelor of Science, University of Southern Indiana, 2014
- Master of Occupational Therapy, University of Southern Indiana, 2016