Dnyaneshwar Kakde well known as “DK” is a Senior Pediatric Occupational Therapist at The Developing Child Centre (TDCC). Dnyaneshwar completed his Master’s degree in Health Care Management from the University of Surrey, United Kingdom, and a Bachelors of Occupational Therapy from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, India. He is a registered and licensed occupational therapist with Dubai Health Authority, UAE; Health and Care Professional Council, United Kingdom; Maharashtra State Council for Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy, India; and All India Occupational Therapy Association.
Dnyaneshwar has a varied and vast experience of 14 years of working in Pediatric Development and Early Intervention Clinics, Rehabilitation Centers, Special Education Schools, Hospitals, and Neuro-Rehabilitation Centers. He has been working as a pediatric occupational therapist in UAE for the past 6 years.
He has in-depth knowledge of assessment and treatment strategies for kids with Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing Disorder, Developmental Disorder, Learning Disability, Attention Deficit and Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD), Cerebral Palsy, Visual Perceptual challenges, Praxis, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Genetic disorders, Skeletal injuries, Nerve Injuries, Difficulty in Self-care Skills and Handwriting.
Dnyaneshwar believes in evidence-based practice and keeps himself updated with new treatment strategies and approaches which can beneficial for the development of the kids.