Kristin Hughes is a pediatric occupational therapist whose passion, over the past 20 years, includes multiple disciplines, training, and groundbreaking modalities toward effective results for individuals with autism, developmental delays and traumatic brain injuries.
She has pursued extensive training in Masgutova Neurosensoriomotor Reflex Integraion (MNRI®), Craniosacral therapy, Relationship Development Intervention (RDI®), Childhood Neurobehavioral Disorders, and photobiomodulation. Kristin uses a combination of therapeutic methods to improve various areas that are essential to healthy childhood development such as fine motor skills, gross motor skills, self-regulation, sensory processing, and play skills. She specializes in reflex integration work and believes it is the key foundation for functional movement, cognition, and social-emotional growth.
She has experience working in a variety of settings including home health, in patient and outpatient clinic, treating children and adults with Autism Spectrum, Sensory processing Disorders, Developmental delays, Feeding Difficulties, Cognitive Disorders, ADD/ADHD, Traumatic brain injuries, and Neurological Disorders.
Currently, Kristin is working alongside Dr. Brandon Crawford and the clinical team at the NeuroSolution Center of Austin using a multidisciplinary approach to brain rehabilitation. Kristin brings love, compassion, knowledge, hope, and creativity to each of her patient’s individual needs. Outside of work, Kristin enjoys spending time with her beautiful family, taking barefoot walks, and going on new adventures.