About Allyson

About Allyson

Allyson Bowman, COTA/L joined the Skills 4 Life team in August of 2017.  She came to us with the same passion that Karina has for working with students of all ages.  

Allyson is a Licensed Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant and is completing her certification to be a Certified Handwriting Specialist through the Handwriting Without Tears program.  

According to Allyson, she is most excited “to meet each child and help them to be the best versions of themselves. (I’m) Looking forward to helping each child increase their confidence by teaching them the skills and tools that will help them to be successful with life and academics.” In one word, Allyson would describe herself as being extremely flexible.  She adapts well to any situation and will always keep trying new things in order for her students to see success.

Using her therapeutic education, Allyson is helping children with handwriting instruction and is available to see students in their home. Additionally, Allyson assists with all types of skill building education including organizational, time management, study skills, keyboarding, executive function coaching and gross/fine motor skills.   

Allyson is from Ohio and lives in Denver with her husband.  She enjoys spending her free time exploring the city and doing anything outdoors (hiking, kayaking, paddleboarding).  She loves to travel and visited Switzerland in the summer of 2017.  Additionally, she loves to cook and try new recipes.  Allyson received a Bachelor of Health Sciences at Ohio State and an Associates of Occupational Science at PIMA Medical Institute.