Dr. Palomar has been an OT for over 30 years. She received a Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in April 2019 and her Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Puget Sound with a specialty in pediatrics in 1977. Dr. Palomar is passionate about working with OT students. Throughout her career, she has been fortunate to work with children from birth to 22 years old, and adults of all ages, with a wide variety of disabilities in acute, outpatient, and school settings. Dr. Palomar has certifications in assistive technology, Southern California Sensory Integration Tests, and various self-regulation programs including S’cool Moves and Zones of Regulation. She was a contributing faculty member at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences since July 2018. She recently transitioned to a core faculty member in May 2019.