KristenKowalskiOccupational Therapist

Kristen is a registered and licensed Occupational Therapist at BY YOUR SIDE in Morton Grove. She graduated with a Masters of Occupational Therapy from The University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Kristen has worked in a variety of pediatric settings before, during and after completion of her occupational therapy program, including the school-based, outpatient and inpatient settings. These experiences allowed her to work with children across the lifespan with a variety of diagnoses and occupational needs. Kristen is passionate about working with children and adolescents and optimizing their skills for independence through meaningful interventions. She looks forward to collaborating with multiple disciplines at By Your Side in order to help each client reach his/her full potential and enhance their skills across the contexts of daily life.