Samantha N. Goldman, OTD, OTR/L Occupational Therapist Specializing in Picky-Eating, Food-Related Anxiety, & Handwriting Concerns
Dr. Samantha Goldman ("Dr. Sam") is currently seeing patients in-office or via telehealth/videoconferencing. Due to COVID-19, patients who attend in-office appointments are expected to take precautions against the spread of Coronavirus (e.g., must not have any signs of illness or had a recent exposure to COVID-19). If your session will be head via telehealth/videoconferencing, on the date of your appointment, you can click on the provider link below, type in your name, and you will enter the "virtual waiting room." Dr. Sam will admit you to start the session.
Doctor of Occupational Therapy, Post Professional (2020) Boston University
Master's of Science (M.S.) in Occupational Therapy (2013) University of Florida
Bachelor of Health Science, Pre-Occupational Therapy Track (2012) University of Florida
Dr. Sam is an occupational therapist who loves to help children, teens, & adults explore and try new foods while having fun! Eating is such an important and celebrated part of life, and it can feel exhausting when your child (or you) is having challenges at the table.
Dr. Sam has almost 10 years of experience working with hundreds of families, both in and out of the hospitals, on their feeding and development. Through this, she has seen just how much feeding challenges impact not only health, but also your family’s dynamic. Her mission is therefore to bring families back together at the table, using a fun, silly approach to food! She uses a modified SOS Approach to Feeding, to help instill confidence for your family at the table. Dr. Sam specializes in feeding/eating, inclusive care for larger bodies, handwriting challenges, and sensory processing for children, teens, & adults.
Providing Evidence-Based Treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Tourette's Disorder/Tics, Trichotillomania, Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), Hoarding, Skin Picking/Excoriation Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, and Phobias. Boca Raton office is easily accessible from Palm Beach County & South Florida (Jupiter, Palm Beach Gardens, West Palm Beach, Lake Worth, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Lighthouse Point, Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, and Miami).