Always putting a smile on the face of others, Kristen uses her positive attitude and helpful demeanor as she works with participants. Kristen demonstrates genuine care for the individuals she serves through the way she communicates and interacts with them. In her role as Program Coordinator at NeuroRestorative Michigan’s program in Novi, Kristen is always looking for different ways to increase participants’ independence and socialization skills through an array of techniques and activities. In addition, Kristen’s fellow staff members enjoy working with her as she provides valuable assistance and takes her time to answer others’ questions. It is Kristen’s empathy, diligence, quality of work, dedication and leadership that make Kristen a NeuroRestorative Hero.
“Kristen knows her job and does it well. Her approach with participants is so impressive. She makes everyone (staff and participants) feel welcome in her presence,” said Lisa Variot, Rehabilitation Specialist, NeuroRestorative Michigan.
“Kristen frequently has a new staff member shadowing her or sitting with her to observe her complete documentation or report writing. Kristen is always willing to take time out of her day to help teach and provide direction to coworkers,” said Sara Pierce, Program Director, NeuroRestorative Michigan.