Meet The Team

Meet the team

About Manisha

Manisha is the Founder and Managing Director of My Therapy Services. She qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 2003 and has also gained her Post Graduate Certificate in Sensory Integration. She specialises in children’s services, maintaining effective working relationships with Local Authorities, schools, solicitors and families and has also worked within hospitals, community clinics and care homes.

Manisha has a vast amount of clinical experience, most of which has been in the following areas:

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • ADHD
  • Sensory Processing difficulties
  • Mental Health 
  • Emotional regulation
  • Pathological Demand Avoidance
  • Delayed milestones
  • Fine & Gross Motor difficulties
  • Equipment based solutions
  • Wheelchair assessments
  • Functional rehabilitation
  • Occupational Health

Manisha not only believes in providing quality care, but she is also on a mission to increase awareness of what Occupational Therapy is along with its benefits. She has a passion for working alongside other members of the Multi-Disciplinary Team and provides effective supervision/support to colleagues.

About Sheetal

Sheetal is a specialist Paediatric Occupational Therapist with 18 years of clinical experience, most of which have been spent working with children within the age range of 0 to 18 years. This has been in a variety of settings including special schools, hospitals, clinics and the community.

She has been fortunate to have a variety of experience, most of which has been in the following clinical areas:

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Asperger’s Syndrome
  • ADHD
  • Sensory Processing difficulties
  • Muscular Atrophies
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Dysphoria
  • Fine & Gross Motor difficulties
  • Equipment based solutions
  • Major adaptations
  • Moving & Handling

Clinical observations, assessments and intervention according to a child’s clinical presentation and difficulties have been the core aspect of her clinical work. She works towards enhancing a child’s functional independence and ultimately their improved quality of life by utilising clinical experience, effective communication and interpersonal skills that she has gained over the years. 

Sheetal has been part of a versatile multidisciplinary team during most of her career and has found that collaborating with various professionals (such as Speech and Language Therapists, Educational Psychologists, Special Educators and Physiotherapists) has been an integral part of her clinical practice. Being part of a multidisciplinary team has allowed her to partake in various collaborations, pre-admission assessments and joint target setting to share her Occupational Therapy knowledge and expertise. In addition, working at a management level has allowed her to provide strategic views in service development and provision.

She thoroughly enjoys being a productive member of our team and is passionate about contributing to its development.

About Holly

Holly joined My Therapy Services in 2022 to initially assist Manisha with the administration side of things behind the scenes.

She has a background of caring for families through her previous career as a Funeral Director and she thoroughly enjoys being able to help the team with what they do on a day-to-day basis.

If you get in contact with My Therapy Services, the chances are Holly will be calling you back to make initial contact and gather all the relevant referral information before handing it over to the designated Occupational Therapist.

About Zareen

Zareen is a graduate in Accounting & Finance from Nottingham Trent University. She possesses valuable industry experience obtained from working within the accounts department for one of the largest engineering consultants in the world, Mott MacDonald.

Zareen joined My Therapy Services as an Admin & Accounts Assistant in 2023. As a mother of three herself, child well-being is a subject close to her heart. Zareen’s previous job role was working as a Teaching Assistant in a local primary school. Joining My Therapy Services has been a golden opportunity for her to combine two of her great passions, by working in the accounts department for a company who so diligently tends to the needs of children.

Zareen is hugely inspired by her colleagues, both personally and professionally. She continually strives to work hard in providing accurate implementation of the relevant administrative and accounting principles.