Avnit completed a Bachelor of Science in Psychology at the University of Alberta and a Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy at the University of Alberta. She is a licensed occupational therapist in good standing with the Alberta College of Occupational Therapists (ACOT) and the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT).
Avnit is certified in providing Prolonged Exposure (PE) Therapy and neurorehabilitation, and trigger point therapy. She has a varied and diverse clinical OT background in areas of cognitive, psychological, and physical assessment and rehabilitation. Areas of practice include pediatrics, acute care, home care, ergonomic and work function assessments, vocational rehabilitation for individuals with severe and persistent mental health diagnoses, and persons with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). In her spare time, Avnit enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends and family.