Betsy Mischke graduated from the University of Southern California in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology. Upon graduating she worked with severely handicapped infants and then with adults and children with both physical disabilities and developmental delays. It was this work that led her to return to graduate school to earn a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy from Samuel Merritt College in 1998. Ms. Mischke has worked in diverse environments including public school districts, private pediatric clinics and pediatric rehabilitation both in the hospital and outpatient treatment clinic. She has worked extensively with children with neurological impairment, orthopedic impairment, sensory based feeding problems, fine and gross motor delays, visual motor and sensory motor dysfunction. Ms. Mischke is an expert clinician and skilled collaborator who enjoys working with other specialists as a member of a multidisciplinary team to create beneficial and meaningful treatment sessions for her students. She will be practicing her skills as the Occupational Therapist at the ACE School campus in Santa Rosa where she will practice and continue to refine the Anova Method of Education.