Degrees and Certifications:
Dr. Laura Palanzo-Sholly
I have specialized as a pediatric occupational therapy in the school systems for 15+ years. I graduated from College Misericordia with a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Sciences and a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy in 2000. I achieved my doctorate from Misericordia University in Occupational Therapy in 2020 with a specialization in pediatrics. I completed a pediatric certificate program offered by Misericordia University in 2003. I have also earned a certificate from Penn State World Campus in Educating Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. I have worked with various clients of all ages and in multiple settings including school systems, long term care and acute rehabilitation. In 2000 I presented at the POTA Conference on Application and Outcomes of Intellikeys Use. In 2006 I presented at the National Autism Conference on Effective Team Collaboration. I joined the Derry Township team in the fall of 2014.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions! Thank you! Lsholly@hershey.k12.pa.us or 717-531-2277 ext. 5137