Christine Rockett OTR/L earned her B.S. Degree in Occupational Therapy in 1977 from Quinnipiac College. She started her career working with people diagnosed with a mental illness for the NYS Office of Mental Health and was the Director of Occupational Therapy for over 20 years. From 1996- 2002, Christine switched gears to serve as adjunct faculty with a community college Occupational Therapy Assistants program teaching their experiential labs. Since 2002, Christine has enjoyed working with students in school districts grade Kindergarten to High School. The question quickly became clear “why are students struggling with handwriting instruction and what can OT do to make a difference?” BAVX became THE child friendly activity that sharpened her observation skills to identify reflexes that are not fully integrated and made that difference in the child’s handwriting and learning. Christine became a Sanctioned Bal-A-Vis-X® Instructor in 2012.Emily Eisen, M.Ed. is the Founder & Director of Brainworks Plus, a multigenerational Brain Body Fitness Educational Curriculum for The Empowered Student and The Lifelong Adult Learner. She is a Licensed Brain Gym® Instructor,Sanctioned Bal-A-Vis-X® Instructor, Total Immersion® Swimming Coach, Chi Walking® Coach, Language of Mastery® Instructor, Fine Artist, Actress and Singer-songwriter-piano composer. She is also the Director of the Long Island BAVX Team.