Nichole Teal obtained her Bachelor’s Degree from Kennesaw State University in Psychology with a minor in Professional Writing. She obtained her Master Degree in the area of Occupational Therapy from East Carolina University. Nichole has worked in outpatient pediatrics with ages 1-22 years with a variety of disorders including but not limited to Autism, Down Syndrome, Sensory Processing, genetic disorders, feeding difficulties, ADHD, and Anxiety. She has also worked in the acute hospital setting with adults part time. Nichole joined the staff of Building Bridges Therapy in 2019. Nichole has continued to improve her clinical skills by attending courses related to sensory processing. feeding difficulties and disorders, and cognitive behavioral therapy strategies. Outside of work Nichole enjoys reading, hiking, rock climbing, playing with her two dogs, and spending time with family.