Meagan Smith

Occupational Therapist. Reg. (SK)
B.Sc.Kin, M.Sc.OT

Meagan Smith brings with her a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Saskatchewan and Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Western University. Her experience working with individuals of all ages and skill levels is what makes her an invaluable member of the SLN team. Her passion for understanding each individual’s unique circumstances and developing tailored intervention plans to achieve their goals is evident throughout her practice.

Originally from Alberta, Meagan made the decision to move to Saskatoon in 2015 to pursue her Bachelor’s degree. After spending 5 years here, she ventured to Ontario to continue her studies and complete her Masters degree in the area of Occupational Therapy. Fast forward to now, Meagan has returned to Saskatoon to begin her career in the province she now calls home! In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends, family, her dog, Delilah and her cat, Boo.

AREAS of FOCUS

  • Occupational Therapy for all ages: children, adolescents, and adults
  • Participation in activities (i.e. self-care, productivity, and leisure)
  • Gross and fine motor skills
  • Coordination and balance
  • Behaviour regulation
  • Sensory processing
  • Cognition (memory, attention, and executive functioning)
Kara reading the Library Lion

TRAINING

  • Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) experience
  • PAAL Program – UofS
  • “Handwriting without Tears” Workshop
  • Crisis Intervention Training Certification
  • Extensive placement experience working with school aged children
  • The Power of Play: Occupational Therapy’s Role in Supporting Caregiver Participation in Play with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (CAOT Webinar)
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Professional Member of SSOT (Saskatchewan Society of Occupational Therapists)
  • Member of CAOT (Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists)