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West Campus

Phone: 832-227-1900
Fax: 832-822-1913


18200 Katy Freeway
WA 130
Houston, TX 77094

Allison Burns, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist - Clinical Specialist


School Education Degree Year
Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis OTD Occupational Therapy Doctorate 2019
Rice University Bachelors Bachelor of Arts in Cognitive Science 2016


I believe that every child is capable and through interdisciplinary collaboration, parent empowerment, and evidence based play we can support their participation in the activities most important to them.

Clinical Interests:

I am a clinical specialist with experience in home, clinic, and acute settings. I have specialty training in pediatric feeding therapy and constraint induced movement therapy for children with neurological conditions. My professional interests include family training and community based program development in international settings. I have a cross cultural background and experience with community based care to families of children with Down Syndrome in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

Research Interests:

International development of occupational therapy


Organization Name Role
Kyrgyz Occupational Therapy Association Member
Pi Theta Epsilon Member
World Federation of Occupational Therapists Member

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