Kristin Girardi Cunningham, MS, OTR/L

Kristin Girardi Cunningham, MS, OTR/L

Kristin Cunningham, MA, OTR/L, training supervisor, LEND Autism Program, is the occupational therapist in the Interdisciplinary LEND Assessment Training Clinic and Regional Autism Center at CHOP and is a graduate of the CHOP LEND Program.

Locations: Main Campus; Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Background

Kristin Cunningham, MS, OTR/L, has been an occupational therapist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia since July of 2002. She provides outpatient-based therapy services, interdisciplinary specialty clinic consultations/evaluations, and participates in clinical research.

Kristin's specialty practice includes the evaluation and treatment of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and Cerebral Palsy (CP). Her goal is to maximize function in activities of daily living for patients with ASD and CP and other neurodevelopmental disorders and disabilities.

Education and Training

Board Certification

Registered/Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Health Services - St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MS in Occupational Therapy - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Occupational Therapist II

Departments and Services