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Alexa Sugar-Derichs

Type of therapist:

Location: Cambridgeshire


Developmental delay Sensory processing Sensory modulation Sensory discrimination Emotional regulation Balance and coordination Postural control Gross motor skills Praxis Bilateral integration and sequencing Fine motor skills Eye-hand coordination Attention Working memory Handwriting Self care Organisational skills Visual perceptual skills Confidence Social and emotional development


  • Bachelor of Health (2007)
  • Study of Occupational Therapy at the School of Occupational Therapy, Germany (2000)
  • Training:
  • the DIRFloortime® Certificate of Proficiency (2019)
  • advanced training in Sensory Integration in Germany (2002-2007)


  • Independent OT for Owl Therapy Centre, Cambridge, UK (Feb. 2019 - present)
  • Independent OT (December 2016 - Feb. 2019)
  • Independent Tutor, teaching German at homes and in schools, Cambridge, UK (Sep. 2017 – present)
  • Children’s Occupational Therapist at Ida Darwin, Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust, Cambridge and Fulbourn (August 2015-April 2016)
  • Career break to raise a family (February 2011 – August 2015 and September 2008 – August 2009)
  • OT at MARC, a rehabilitation centre in Germany (Sep. 2009-Jan 2011 as a OT team leader and Oct.2001-Aug.2008) working with children and adults
  • Occupational Therapist at St. Thekla, a nursery in Germany (Dec. 2001-Dec. 2005) working with children with special needs

Interesting / fun facts

  • Interested in multilingualism, speaking Englisch, German, Spanish and Hungarian (my own children are currently fluent in three languages)
  • After raising own children currently re-descovering the importance of play and relationship through DIR-Floortime training

Locations covered (750)


Abbots Ripton Abbotsley Abington Pigotts Alconbury Alconbury Weston Aldreth Arrington Ashley Babraham Balsham Bar Hill Barrington Bartlow Barton Bassingbourn Benwick Black Horse Drove Bluntisham Bottisham Bourn Boxworth Brampton Brington Brinkley Broad Green Broughton Buckden Buckworth Burrough End Burrough Green Burwell Bury Bythorn Caldecote Cambourne Cambridge Carlton Castle Camps Catworth Caxton Chatteris Chesterton Chettisham Cheveley Childerley Gate Chippenham Christchurch Coates Coldham Colne Comberton Commercial End Conington Conington Coton Cottenham Coveney Covington Crow End Croxton Croydon Ditton Green Doddington Down Field Dry Drayton Dullingham Duxford Earith East Hatley East Perry Easton Eastrea Ellington Elm Elsworth Eltisley Ely Eye Eye Green Farcet Fen Ditton Fen Drayton Fenstanton Folksworth Fordham Fowlmere Foxton Friday Bridge Fulbourn Gamlingay Gamlingay Great Heath Girton Glatton Godmanchester Grafham Grantchester Graveley Great Abington Great Chishill Great Eversden Great Gidding Great Gransden Great Paxton Great Shelford Great Staughton Great Stukeley Great Wilbraham Guilden Morden Guyhirn Haddenham Hail Weston Hamerton Hardwick Harlton Harston Haslingfield Hatley St George Hauxton Heathfield Hemingford Abbots Hemingford Grey Heydon Highfields Caldecote Hildersham Hilton Hinxton Histon Holme Holywell Horningsea Horseheath Houghton Huntingdon Ickleton Impington Isleham Kennett Keyston Kimbolton King's Dyke Kings Ripton Kingston Kirtling Kirtling Green Knapwell Kneesworth Landbeach Leighton Bromswold Linton Litlington Little Abington Little Downham Little Eversden Little Gransden Little Ouse Little Paxton Little Shelford Little Stukeley Little Thetford Little Wilbraham Littleport Lode Lolworth Long Meadow Longstanton Longstowe Madingley Manea March Melbourn Meldreth Mepal Milton Molesworth Murrow Needingworth Newton Norman Cross Oakington Offord Cluny Offord D'Arcy Old Hurst Old Weston Orwell Over Pampisford Papworth Everard Peterborough Pidley Pondersbridge Prickwillow Pymoor Queen Adelaide Rampton Ramsey Ramsey Forty Foot Ramsey Heights Ramsey Mereside Ramsey St Mary's Reach Ring's End Roman Hill Sawston Sawtry Saxon Street Shepreth Shudy Camps Six Mile Bottom Snailwell Soham Somersham Southoe Spaldwick St Ives St Neots Stapleford Steeple Morden Stetchworth Stilton Stonely Stow cum Quy Stow Longa Stretham Stuntney Sutton Swaffham Bulbeck Swaffham Prior Swavesey Tadlow Teversham Tholomas Drove Thorney Thriplow Tilbrook Tipps End Toft Toseland Turves Upton Upwood Warboys Wardy Hill Waresley Waterbeach Wentworth West Perry West Wickham West Wratting Westley Waterless Weston Colville Weston Green Westry Whaddon Whittlesey Whittlesford Wicken Wilburton Willingham Wimblington Wimpole Winwick Wisbech St Mary Wistow Witcham Witchford Wood Walton Woodhurst Wyton Yaxley Yelling







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