UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Barnes, Karin J

School of Health Professions
Occupational Therapy
(210) 567-8890

Area of expertize is in occupational therapy for school-aged children with developmental disabilities and in public school settings. Research areas are children with mental health difficulties, sensory integration disorders, pediatric hand skill development, pediatric burns and other developmental disabiliites as well as public school team collaboration. Teaching responsibilities include Occupational Therapy Process for School-aged Children, Service Delivery Practices in Public School Settings and Community Settings Courses. I graduated from University of Kansas with a bachelor of science degree in occupational therapy and a master of science degree in special education for severely, multiple handicapped. My PhD is from University of Texas at Austin in Special Education.

9/1999 - Present Associate Professor UTHSCSA, Pediatrics
9/1989 - Present Associate Professor and Department Chair UTHSCSA, Occupational Therapy, San Antonio, TX