Lorene C. Janowski DPS, OTR/L, BCP, MS, C/NDT

Clinical Supervisor
Pediatric Rehabilitation


Lorene is board certified in pediatrics by the American Occupational Therapy Association and is Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) certified. Additionally, she is SOS trained and is a Certified Kinesiotape Practitioner. She specializes in aquatic therapy as an adjunct to land-based therapy services. Her true dedication is found working with children and their families to improve their overall quality of life and independence particularly children with developmental delays, orthopedic conditions, cerebral palsy, and sensory integration dysfunction.

She is an adjunct professor at NYU’s Occupational Therapy department teaching master level students the fundamentals of pediatric practice. She also works in the HSS Department of Neurology, focusing on adult neuro-rehabilitation, and has collaborated with one of the lead hand surgeons for surgical intervention for children with hemiparesis which cerebral palsy.

 Lorene has collaborated internationally with the Children of China Pediatric Foundation educating therapists in a Chinese orphanage. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Scranton and holds a clinical doctorate in Occupational Therapy from New York University.

Contact Information

535 East 70th St, 9th floor
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1137

Podcast Interview


  • Christopher J. Dy, Christian A. Pean, Krystle A. Hearns, Morgan M. Swanstrom, Lorene C. Janowski, Michelle Gerwin Carlson. (2013) Long-Term Results Following Surgical Treatment of Elbow Deformity in Patients With Cerebral Palsy. The Journal of Hand Surgery 38, 2432-2436. Online publication date: 2013Dec1
  • Janowski, L. Swimming. Advance for Occupational Therapy Practitioners. 2006. 22(16)18


  • Rock Wall Climbing for Kids & Young Adults. October 2016
  • Treatment Tools and Options for Children with Rheumatoid Arthritis. March 2017.

Licensure Information

BS in Occupational Therapy from the University of Scranton. MS Degree in Business majoring in Organizational Leadership at Mercy College, Clinical Doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy at NYU specializing in pediatrics and the upper extremity.

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