Katie Gardiner

Katie Gardiner, OT

Professional Summary

Katie obtained her Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa in 2020, where she grew her passion for health delivered with a holistic approach. She then completed her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario in 2022.

Katie has experience working with clients of all ages in a wide variety of settings, including in the community, acute care and rehabilitation hospitals. Katie has a specific interest in neurological conditions and cognition.  This interest has been fostered during her experience in acute stroke and acquired brain injury rehabilitation in Kingston.

Katie considers herself a life-long learner and regularly participates in continuing education courses to enhance her knowledge and clinical skills. She is passionate about the use of physical activity and the outdoors as a means of rehabilitation. She prioritizes working in collaboration with clients to support them in achieving their goals and living lives where they are free to do the things that are meaningful to them. ​

In her free time, Katie is often with friends and family. She enjoys travelling, running, baking, and pretty much any activity in the great outdoors.


B.Sc (H.Kin.), M.Sc. (OT), OT Reg. (Ont.)


  • Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario (2020)
  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
    Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario (2022)