Claire Heffron



Claire Heffron | -- | Top 100 Speech-Language Pathologists Impacting the Field

Practicing Since


Graduate Program

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Therapeutic Focus

Schools (pre-K through high school),

Accolades, Award or Notable Achievements

I am one of the authors of Sensory Processing 101, a book designed to introduce parents, teachers, and others to the sensory systems and sensory processing. I am also one of the founders of the blog, The Inspired Treehouse, where we share tips, strategies, ideas, and activities related to child development.

Favorite Quote

"To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work." - unknown

Claire Heffron



I'm focusing on the continued development of The Inspired Treehouse, so my daily work life consists of spending a lot of time connecting with other pediatric therapists, teacher, parents, and other bloggers online


Claire is a pediatric occupational therapist and mom to three beautiful boys. She has 10 years of experience as an OT in public and specialized school settings. Claire is one of the creators of The Inspired Treehouse, a blog that shares activities, resources, tips, and strategies related to child development.