Quality Physical and Occupational Therapy for Western New York

Proven Provider

Associated Physical & Occupational Therapists has been providing pediatric therapy services in Western New York since 1979

People First Company

Associated Physical & Occupational Therapists believes that investing in our therapists is the best way to ensure quality of care for the students we see

Continuing Education

Associated Physical & Occupational Therapists has been approved by the New York State Education Department to offer continuing education to Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Occupational Therapy Assistants

Meet the Partners

Gayle Schutrum OT Member

Gayle Schutrum, OT. is a registered occupational therapist whose career has spanned over 25 years. Gayle has held numerous positions as a consultant, private practitioner, and director in the field of occupational therapy. She has provided community education covering a variety of health-related topics.

Debra Scheider Physical Therapist Member

Debra Scheider, PT. MS. is APOT's Physical Therapy Director. In addition to many years of hands on geriatric and pediatric practice, she has lead expansion of quality therapy services, program development and wellness initiatives while collaborating with a knowledgeable team of experienced clinicians who emphasize the "fun" in functional.