Child & Family Development Child & Family Development

Occupational Therapy

We provide services to children, teens and young adults with developmental, neurological and congenital impairments. Services can be habilitative (learning a skill for the first time) or rehabilitative (becoming more proficient at a skill or relearning a skill).

Therapy visits focus on helping kids with everyday activities, staying organized and focused in the classroom or playground, managing sensory input and their own behaviors, as well as stretching and strengthening their muscles.

Who it's for

If you notice difficulties in one or more of these areas, an evaluation and treatment may be appropriate:


Developmental Skill Acquisition

Delayed motor or self-care skills


Motor Planning

Sensory Processing

Visual Perception

How we address it

Constraint Induced Movement Therapy

Craniosacral Treatment (CST)

Feeding Groups

Handwriting Without Tears® (HWT)


Multidisciplinary Feeding Clinic

Neuro-Developmental Treatment™ (NDT)

Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES)

Saebo® Arm Training Program

Sensory Integration

Sequential Oral Sensory Approach™ (SOS) to feeding

Therapeutic Listening®

Total Motion Release® (TMR)

Visual Processing

Zones of Regulation

In their own words

We have been coming to Child and Family Development for many many years and can’t recommend Marion enough! She is an amazing OT and does an incredible job addressing my son’s goals while making it a fun experience for him. He’s made so much progress and we attribute so much of that to working with Marion!

Lindsy M.

Our team

All of our occupational therapists are licensed by the state of North Carolina.

Kati Kendrick

MOT Lenoir Rhyne University
BS University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


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Mallory Barkes

MSOT Tennessee State University
BA DePauw University


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Meghan Davidson-Palmer

MSOT Boston University
BS University of Connecticut


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Sam Develli

OTD Ohio State University
BA North Carolina State University


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Sarah Evanko

MSOT East Carolina University
BA North Carolina State University


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Nicole Falkenstein

MS East Carolina University
BS Biola University


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Sadie Hamilton

MOT Saint Louis University
BS Saint Louis University


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Eleanor Hodge

MSOT East Carolina University
BA UNC Chapel-Hill


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Lauren Holmes

MSOT Lenoir-Rhyne University
BA University of Kentucky


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Danielle Peets

MSOT Gannon University
BS Gannon University


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Epiphany Stephans

MOT Chatham University
BA University of North Carolina Wilmington


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Marion Wilm

BS Western Michigan University


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