Barry Parrino

Occupational Therapy Assistant/ ESAP Assistant

Barry Parrino

Occupational Therapy Assistant/ ESAP Assistant

Whatʼs the biggest proof that youʼre good at what you do?

The people who’ve ne that continue to request and/or compliment my work.

How long have you been working in your field?

3 years

Whatʼs your biggest accomplishment?

Earning my degree and experiencing fatherhood, and becoming known and respected in the Cleveland comedy scene.

How does your education connect to your professional career?

I learned the basic principles behind occupational therapy and many technical aspects of how our body and mind work.

What are you most passionate about professionally? Personally?

Seeing children enjoying the childhood and living to their potential. Personally? My family’s health and happiness

What would you do even if you didnʼt get paid to do it?

Help the needy however I Entertain people with music and humor; run the Cleveland Browns.

What are you surprisingly good at?

Playing music and organizing spaces in my home

What about personal experiences?

I learned a lot in my experience father. Being creative also helps me think outside the box when it comes to interv ideas for children.

What problems do you consistently solve for your clients?

Learning to self-regulation, differentiating small problems from big problems and how to match your reaction.

What are you complimented on most in your work?

My rapport with children; identifying with them, reading their needs, my ability to be fatherly in my empathy and mode behavior.