Natalie Kitts, MS, OTR
Natalie Kitts holds a Masters of Science from Kean University, and is a licensed occupational therapist. She has extensive continuing education including advanced training in Sensory Integration Theory and Intervention, and a Fellows Certificate in the DIR model and Foundational Capacities for Development (FCD™) along with a STAR Sensory integration mentorship 1 & 2 and STAR Sensory Integration PROFICIENCY Certificate. Natalie is passionate about helping children with developmental differences thrive and reach their potential, including supporting her own son overcome many of the challenges of Asperger’s Syndrome. She is strongly committed to supporting and helping families survive the struggles of raising a child who is differently abled. She has worked as a pediatric occupational therapist in public school, private practice and early intervention. Her passion to help children drives her to share her experiences and educate others through workshops and professional presentations. Natalie has previously presented on Dyslexia and Executive Function, Self-Regulation and Executive Function, and The Occupational Therapist’s Role in College Transition Services for Students with ASD. Natalie is the co-owner of Foundations of Executive Functions, which uses a unique Executive Function Curriculum for occupational therapists to identify and provide intervention for children and young adults with executive dysfunction. You can follow Natalie’s executive function Facebook page at Foundations4function.