Amanda Harper-Phillips, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist & CHERISH Therapist

Amanda earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Whitman College in Walla Walla, WA in 2003. She then earned her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Washington in 2010. Amanda enjoyed her internship with Northwest Center Kids Early Supports so much, she jumped at the opportunity to join the team in early 2011.

Amanda believes in the importance of family-centered care and working with children and families in their homes and communities. In 2013, she was excited to help implement the CHERISH program at Northwest Center for foster children and caregivers. She is also a registered Circle of Security Parent Educator.

Amanda grew up in Seattle. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing board games, going to the beach, and playing Ultimate Frisbee with her husband.