Tara received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Mount Allison University in 2004 and then completed her Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from Dalhousie University in 2007.
She is registered with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists and the New Brunswick Association of Occupational Therapists.
Tara has 10 years of experience working in the community setting completing home safety assessments, conducting cognitive assessments and providing cognitive rehabilitation services, prescribing both manual and power wheelchairs, providing recommendations for home modifications, assessing for equipment needs in the home, and assisting with Return to Work (RTW) programs. Tara also has experience with ergonomic assessments and job site analyses. Tara is a trained Progressive Goal Attaintment Program (PGAP) clinician and is a registered Clinical Care Manager with Veterans Affairs Canada. She is committed to assisting clients to achieve their functional goals at home, work, and in the community. Tara joined the Proactive Therapy Services team in 2014 and became the co-owner of Proactive Therapy Services on May 1st, 2015.