Welcome to Play On Pediatric Therapy

  • 10 Green Street, Suite 200, Ottawa, ON

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Samantha Smadella

Recreation Therapist
The Fun Stuff

Favorite food:  Tacos

Favorite pastimes: Playing guitar, singing, theatre, travelling

Fun fact: Sam has published a book! Ollie’s Telescope – a book about a young boy who lost his sight, and how he overcame his obstacles to achieve his goals.

The Serious Stuff
Sam is a pediatric recreation therapist with a passion for music, theatre and art. She is passionate about helping kids and teens to live their best lives through recreation and leisure. 
Sam‘s experience includes working as a pediatric physiotherapist assistant/ occupational therapist assistant, children’s yoga instructor, music teacher, drama teacher, and pediatric palliative care recreation therapist. Sam believes in using a neuro-diversity affirming approach while helping children and teens meet their goals.