- Masters degree in Occupational Therapy from College of Saint Marys in Omaha
"Believe you can, and you're halfway there." Theodore Roosevelt
Jessica Shepler has been a member of the ESU 5 staff since September 2021 as an Occupational Therapist. Jessica is an occupational therapist who works with children and students from birth to 21 years of age. Jessica Is particularly interested in early intervention services working with children who have developmental delays or specific health conditions. Jessica teaches families and caregivers using play-based activities to support their infant or toddlers with development and or/adapt the activity and environment to accommodate a child or family's specific needs. In the school setting, Jessica works with students, teachers, and staff on addressing fine motor, visual-motor skills, engagement, and self-regulation. When not working, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband and their two girls, exercising, shopping and being outdoors.