Mindy Hanak

PALS Training Coordintor 

VICKIE MAERTZ OTR, OTD

Course Development & Lecturer

Texas Trainer # 3350


Mindy Hanak is the PALS Training Coordinator. Prior to working with PALS she worked at a financial institution for over 11 years helping customer and staff. During her time in banking she held many different position to help grow and develop her and her customer goals. Mindy helped customer with their financial needs to planning meeting and trainings. In October 2016 the company decided to change plans and closed the branch she worked at. She took about year off to help her son that was having learning and behavioral issues at school. That's when her son join PALS and Vickie begin to work with him. During that time Vickie and Mindy got to know each other more and had the same vision. They want to help and inspire others. PALS was looking for a training coordinator and Mindy was asked to join the PALS team in August of 2017. During that time she has grown and learned a lot attending the training with Vickie. She is currently working on getting her Texas Training License in financial/budgeting and team leadership building skills. If you would like to set up a training or would like to know more about what trainings we have available please contact Mindy via phone or email. Mindy is looking forward to working with you and your team! 


Contact Information

mindy@palsotclinic.com

979.942.0225


MEET OUR STAFF


Vickie Maertz owner of PALS- Physical & Academic Learning Services in Columbus, Texas holds a Masters of Occupational Therapy and a Doctorate of Occupational Therapy from Belmont University in Nashville, TN. 

Her background includes working for school districts in Colorado County,  ECI , pediatric home health and private practice. Vickie is SIPT certified , Interactive Metronome provider, Berard AIT, and Therapeutic Listening.  


Vickie  co-authorized a book entitled "Classroom Strategies For Children with ADHD, Autism & Sensory Processing Disorders: Solutions for Behavior, Attention and Emotional Regulation" with Karen Hyche. Vickie is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association. 





Vickie continues to work with children at the Columbus/Mentz, Texas location.