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Laura Furman M.S., OTR/L
Occupational Therapist – Owner and Clinical Director

Laura Furman M.S. OTR/L - Occupational Therapist - Owner and Clinical Director

1927 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
P:  773-857-0006

Laura Furman M.S. OTR/L
Occupational Therapist- Owner and Clinical Director

Laura is the founder and director of Blossom Therapy. She is an occupational therapist with over 20 years of experience working with children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities. Laura received her B.S. from the University of Dayton in Exercise Science/ Fitness Management and completed her M.S. from Rush University in Occupational Therapy. Early into her career, she found her niche and passion, working with newborns to five year olds. Her goal is to help children reach their fullest potential. She believes that therapy is most successful when it is fun. Laura strives to provide children with a safe and inspiring environment to play, explore, connect, and grow. She enjoys collaborating with families and other therapists to provide the most effective treatment. Her professional interests include sensory processing and regulation. In addition to possessing strong sensory knowledge, Laura strives to continue to develop her knowledge base, and has taken courses/certifications in Yoga for the Special Child, Infant Massage, MNRI, Kinesiotape, Zones of Regulation, Astronaut Training, Torticollis, Tiptoe Walking, and Motor Development. In her spare time, Laura enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing tennis, and traveling.

Do you have questions, or wonder if your child would benefit from Blossom Therapy’s Pediatric  Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy ? Visit our Contact Us page to submit a request and we will respond to inquiries within a few days.

At Blossom Therapy, we are looking for compassionate, intelligent, thoughtful and driven occupational therapists and speech language pathologists to join our team. Full and part time positions are available. Requirements for each job are listed below: