Christine Haworth



Christine Haworth | -- | Top 100 Speech-Language Pathologists Impacting the Field

Practicing Since


Graduate Program

University of Southern California

Therapeutic Focus

Mental Health, Pediatric, community-based

Accolades, Award or Notable Achievements

  • Co-presenters of “Development of an Occupation-Based Job Readiness Assessment Targeting Youth Involved in the Justice System” at AOTA Annual Conference & Expo, April 2016
  • Co-authoring an article on the content validity of the work readiness assessment tool for the American Journal of Occupational Therapy
  • Co-authoring an article for OT Practice entitled, “Returning to our occupational roots through assessment: Developing an occupation-based work readiness assessment tool for youth involved in the justice system”
  • Recruiting and training occupational therapists, marriage and family therapists, and social workers on the work readiness assessment tool we developed
  • Collecting and analyzing data from these participants in order to establish content validity for the assessment tool we developed

Favorite Quote

I am able to facilitate connections to opportunities that young people otherwise might not have accessed.

Christine Haworth



"Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world." - Desmond Tutu


Christine Haworth, MA, OTR/L first became passionate about working with disenfranchised urban youth while in the occupational therapy program at the University of Southern California. After graduating, she served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Paraguay, during which she worked to further encourage social development within juvenile detention facilities, community awareness of disabilities, and the development of programs for female empowerment.