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Occupational Therapist Marie-Christine Kemp joins Playworks!

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

We are so excited to announce that Marie-Christine Kemp, Occupational Therapist has joined Playworks!

Marie-Christine has been a pediatric Occupational Therapist for over 27 years. She is thrilled to join Playworks to build the OT program! Marie-Christine believes strongly in the power of collaboration between speech therapy and occupational therapy through play when working with children. She has worked in many pediatric settings over the years including NICU, Early Intervention, private practice and pre-school/school aged educational programs. Her certifications include infant massage instructor, early interventionist, youth fitness instructor, sensory impairments, Handwriting without Tears certification and Interactive Metronome provider. Marie-Christine has specialized training in oral motor/sensory feeding difficulties, early developmental delays, sensory processing disorders, self-regulation and motor skill challenges.

Marie-Christine has a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from Towson University. As a Navy spouse, she has moved 16 times with her husband and three kids while enjoying the opportunity to serve the children and families in each area they have been stationed. She is currently a faculty member for St. Catherine’s University Occupational Therapy Assistant program.