Seattle Children’s occupational therapists and registered dietitian nutritionists work together to evaluate your child’s growth and nutrition concerns or feeding difficulties.

Providers in the Growth and Feeding Dynamics Clinic include:


  • Beth Clark-Alt, OTR/L

Occupational therapists

  • Karen Quinn-Shea, OTR/L
  • Tanis Rusin, MS, OTR/L
  • Peggy Smith, OTR/L

Registered dietitian nutritionist

  • Kim Nowak-Cooperman, MS, RDN, CD

Contact Us

For more information, contact Growth and Feeding Dynamics by calling Occupational Therapy at 206-987-2113, option 2. If you would like an appointment, ask your child’s primary care provider for a referral.

Providers, see how to refer a patient.