“I Am Able” is a podcast to empower individuals of all abilities. It features biweekly interviews, discussions with special needs individuals, doctors, therapists, parents, caretakers, and more conducted by our host Jamie Lord-Tovar. The objective of the podcast is to bring acceptance, and awareness to our communities when working with, living, and educating people of all abilities. Whether you want to learn more about living with people of all abilities or hear how these individuals navigate through life, this is the podcast for you.
Jamie Lord-Tovar, COTA
Jamie Lord-Tovar, COTA is an Occupational Therapy Assistant for TES in South California and a former job coach at IRL. She is a firm believer of the philosophy that every person is whole, able, and complete, just as they are. Jamie is also a curious person who will strike up a conversation with anyone willing to share their story with her. In her free time, Jamie enjoys creating art from found materials, spending time walking and hiking with her wife, Jessica, and caring for their senior dogs.