Beth Hathaway, OTD, MS, OTR/L
Beth Hathaway, OTD, MS, OTR/L, has over 30 years of pediatric experience, specifically focusing her career on providing early intervention services to families and young children. She received her undergraduate degree in occupational therapy from East Carolina University and went on to earn her Master’s degree through AT Still University. Most recently, Beth completed her Doctoral degree at Thomas Jefferson University which included research on how to equip and mentor providers of early intervention to provide family centered care. In 2013 Beth launched a private practice in Raleigh, NC, devoted to mentoring early intervention professionals and supporting families. In addition to her private practice, Beth is an associate professor at her alma mater, AT Still University, where she instructs distance occupational therapy graduate students and assists with development of the university’s doctoral program. Beth’s passion for empowering families to fully participate in valued routines, activities and celebrations is at the heart of her clinical practice, research and interactions with providers of early intervention. As a result she brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to the discussion regarding family centered care that translates across all early intervention disciplines.
Financial: Beth Hathaway is the founder and owner of Locus Family Centered Therapies. She is an adjunct faculty member at AT Still University. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Nonfinancial: Beth Hathaway has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.