Kathryn Leatherwood, O.T.R./L.

Occupational Therapist

Children's at Mount Zion

Education and Training
  • Master of Health Sciences: Medical College of Georgia, 2008.

  • General Developmental Delay in the Pediatric Population
  • Handwriting Skills
  • Sensory Integration Dysfunction

  • CPR/First Aid
  • Specialty training in pediatric populations

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Evaluate and treat patients age 0 to 18 years
  • Plan and implement effective and appropriate treatment to achieve functional outcomes
  • Includes family/caregiver in patient care and provides effective education appropriate for learning needs of patient and family

Career Highlights
  • Began career with the Babies Can’t Wait program in Gwinnett, serving children from birth to 3 years old in the home setting
  • Transitioned to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta to broaden patient population and experience
  • Joined the Alpharetta Highway outpatient rehabilitation team at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in 2010