Anne Zachry

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Practicing Since

1992

Graduate Program

University of Memphis

Therapeutic Focus

Schools (pre-K through high school)

Accolades, Award or Notable Achievements

*Invitation to University of Tennessee Leadership Institute (2017) *Invited speaker at TEDx Memphis (2016) *Memphis Business Journal Health Care Heroes Award Finalist (2016) *University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) Student Government Association Executive Council Excellence in Teaching Award (2016) *UTHSC Alumni Association Public Service Award (2016) *Awarded the Skelly Foundation Grant (2016), amount- $20,000, 2017 *Worked with OT student to fundraise and open the Rachel Kay Stevens Therapy Center, a student-run pro bono pediatric clinic named after a UTHSC OT student who passed away in 2015. *Benjamin Franklin Goal Medal Award, for my parenting book, “Retro Baby,” Independent Book Publishers Association (2014) *Honorable Mention for parenting book, “Retro Baby,” The American Medical Writer’s Association Book Awards (2014) *Gold Medal Award for “Retro Baby,” Annual Midwest Book Awards (2014) *iRISE Pilot Project Grant (2014) “Early STEPS Project,” amount- $10,774 to provide free developmental screenings to underserved babies and children. *Pediatric OT Tips Blog http://drzachryspedsottips.blogspot.com/ – named one of the Top Ten Occupational Therapy Blogs by Horizon Healthcare (2013) *Pediatric OT Tips Blog http://drzachryspedsottips.blogspot.com/ – named one of the Best Educational Online Tools for Occupational Therapists by Career Moxie (2011) *Over 30 publications, peer-reviewed, practice, and popular media *MEDIA APPEARANCES NATIONAL Fox & Friends Weekend Show, New York NY Retro Baby (2013) Special Kids School Talk Radio Show, Interview, Assistive Technology: Bridge to Independence (2013) Chit Chat Café Radio Show, Interview, Retro Baby (2013) REGIONAL WREG News Channel 3, Memphis TN, Live at Nine, Interview, Rachel Kay Stevens Therapy Center Opening (2016) WREG News Channel 3, Memphis TN, Live at Nine, Interview, Retro Baby (2013) FOX 13, Good Morning Memphis, Memphis TN, Interview, Retro Baby (2013) FOX 13, Good Day Tampa Bay, Tampa FL, Interview, Retro Baby (2013) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7Rz49jTv3M


Favorite Quote

"The only person that you are destined to become is the person you decide to be." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Anne Zachry

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I truly believe that occupational therapists can educate and empower parents in order to promote health and wellness in infants and young children.



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