Barbara Tsai Navarro

“We can’t have a lifeguard at every pond and river and pool and spot of water so we have to teach our kids how to swim”

Barbara Tsai Navarro, OTR/L is a Mental Health Occupational Therapist in California and CEO & CoFounder at HAERT Program, an online prevention-based Mental Wellness curriculum for teens and young adults. She works with Silicon Valley adolescents and adults, teaching them the skills and strategies to manage anxiety, depression and substance dependency and to develop emotional resilience. Barbara also trains educators and Occupational Therapists to incorporate the curriculum into their own lessons and interventions.

Barbara has a B.A. in Psychology from University of California, Davis, a Master of International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management and an M.S. in Occupational Therapy from San Jose State University.