Kinspire Science Advisor

Dr. Candice Freeman



Candice Freeman OTD, MOT, OTR has 13 years’ experience as a pediatric and home health occupational therapist. Her specialty is pediatrics with a concentration on fine motor skill development and handwriting. She is the owner of Tears To Cheers Handwriting Clinic, LLC and her own private consulting firm Freeman Educational Services that provides independent occupational therapy (OT) evaluations to schools. Candice also has experience in academia and is the former Program Director at Mountain View College Occupational Therapy Assistant Program located in Dallas, Texas.  Candice earned her Bachelors of Psychology with a minor in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Houston (Houston, TX); Masters of Occupational Therapy (MOT) from The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston, TX) and Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (Provo, Utah). She is currently a doctoral student attending Abilene Christian University (Abilene TX) and in the process of earning her Doctorate of Education in Organizational Leadership with an emphasis on Higher Education with a scheduled completion date of Fall 2021. She is a member of American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Texas Occupational Therapy Association (TOTA), Vice- President of the National Black Occupational Therapy Caucus (NBOTC), member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., and past Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA) advisor.