Jillian was raised on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. She attended Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut where she received her bachelors in Psychology and her Masters of Occupational Therapy. Since graduating, Jillian has worked in a variety of settings: schools, hospitals and home health care. She has experience with sensory integration, Autism, Down syndrome, fine motor delays, visual motor delays, dyspraxia and Handwriting without Tears. She chose to be an Occupational Therapist to help those in need maximize their independence in a fun and meaningful way.
In her free time Jillian enjoys volunteer opportunities, cooking, staying active, animals and spending time outside and at the lake with her fiancé and family.