About Mandy

AmandaMandy Lubas, OTR/L, C-IYAT, AWC is a Holistic Occupational Therapist who is graduate of Quinnipiac University in 2001. She has been in the field of medicine for 16 plus years working with people of all ages. She is certified in Sensory Integration, trained in Craniosacral Therapy, a Registered Yoga Therapist at the 1000 hour level through Yogaspirit StudiosĀ® and a graduate of Kerala Academy as an Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor 500 hour level. Her certification as a Panchakarma Technician allows her to provide 5 therapeutic manual therapies for specific pathologies, for the reduction of pain, for overall stress reduction, and to manage orthopedic injuries for any given athlete. Mandy has collaborated with The Russell Center For Chiropractic and Sports Medicine where she has built her Holistic OT practice, teaches yoga, and assists in building community of conscious living. She also works at Peer Project Therapies from the Heart in Beverly, MA, where she works as an Occupational Therapist merging eastern and western medicine with her pediatric population. She has presented at conferences for MAOT and at local colleges throughout the Boston area to educate practitioners, students, teachers, and colleagues on her passion of merging Yoga and Ayurveda into the medical community.

Mandy is a co-pioneer of this emerging trend of incorporating holistic therapies into Occupational Therapy scope of practice. She has been published in OTAdvance Magazine where she writes about her personal experiences in her own healing journey and the work she provides with her clients using these holistic approaches. By incorporating Complimentary and Alternative Therapies into her career path, Mandy strives to improve the health and well-being of her patients, clients and students by facilitating the awakening of their physical, emotional and spiritual health as they explore their true life purpose. Her passion is to inspire and get at the root cause of the area of concern.

Health is like a muscle, it takes time to develop to its fullest potential

- Mandy Lubas, OTR/L,RYT,AWC

 

Personal Accomplishments

Quinnipiac University 2001 (Cum Laude)

Bachelor of Science

Major: Occupational Therapy

LICENSES

  • State Licensure-Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Allied Health Professionals Licensed Occupational Therapist

License #: 8294

CERTIFICATIONS

  • National Board of NBCOT Certified

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  • Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT) Certified

Certification #: 2196

  • Yoga (RYT)

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HONORS

  • Publications in OTAdvance (Specialty Area Holistic Occupational Therapy)
  • Presenter for 11th Annual Occupational Therapy Graduate Student Research Conference 2014 on Holistic Occupational Therapy
  • Honors Received at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital @ Lynnfield
  • New England Occupational Therapy Education Council, Inc. Awarded “Outstanding Fieldwork Educator Award”
  • Honored
    • Clinical Specialist 2008
    • Advanced Clinical Specialist 2013