OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY TEAM
Shelby Clark, OTR/L
sclark@highhopesforkids.org

Shelby received her BSOT from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in 2004 and her BS in Exercise Science from Auburn University in 2001. She has worked in a variety of pediatric settings including outpatient pediatric clinics and school systems and specializes in handwriting, OT treatment for children with Down Syndrome, and Early Intervention. She is also certified in pediatric massage.

MaryBeth Cloud, OTR/L
mcloud@highhopesforkids.org

MaryBeth received her BSOT from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2002.  She specializes in Myofascial release, sensory integration treatment, and handwriting, and has clinical experience in outpatient settings, school systems, and Early Intervention. MaryBeth is also certified in pediatric massage.

Kristen Collins, OTR/L
kcollins@highhopesforkids.org

Kristen received her MSOT from Western Michigan University in 2013. She has a background in trauma informed intervention and is a certified children's yoga instructor. Kristen specializes in sensory integration treatment, feeding intervention, fine motor development, and play skills. Kristen is certified in Therapeutic Listening, SOS approach to feeding, Interactive Metronome and is a DIRFloortime Provider. 

Katy Dieckhaus, MS, OTR/L
kdieckhaus@highhopesforkids.org

Katy received her MSOT from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri in 2006. She has worked in a variety of pediatric settings including the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, outpatient clinics, home health care, and schools. Katy specializes in sensory integration treatment, handwriting, and sensory-based feeding difficulties.

Kate Malchow, OTR/L
kmalchow@highhopesforkids.org

Kate received her BSOT from the University of Wisconsin and her Master’s in Education from Boston University. She has a background in brain and spinal cord rehabilitation as well as in a variety of Pediatric, Early Intervention, and Home Health settings, both stateside and abroad. Kate specializes in sensory integration, early intervention and vocational readiness for teenagers with special needs.

Kellie Powers, OTR/L
kpowers@highhopesforkids.org

Kellie received her MSOT from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2014.  She has worked in the acute care setting, early intervention, home health and outpatient settings.  Kellie specializes in early intervention, sensory integration treatment, and fine motor/ visual motor development. She has completed the STAR Level 1 Mentorship.