Tracy Murnan Stackhouse, MA, OTR
Executive Director, Co-Founder, and Occupational Therapist, Developmental FX
Tracy Murnan Stackhouse is a leading pediatric occupational therapist involved in clinical treatment, research, mentoring, and training regarding OT intervention for persons with neurodevelopmental disorders, especially Fragile X syndrome and autism.
Tracy has a master’s degree in developmental psychology/neuroscience. She received her NDT (neurodevelopmental treatment) training with Lois Bly. She is SIPT (Sensory Integration and Praxis Test) certified and was the clinical specialist in sensory integration at the Children’s Hospital Colorado as well as the OT for the Fragile X Research and Treatment Center. Tracy continued her clinical and research work with Dr. Randi Hagerman at the UC Davis MIND Institute during its start-up year prior to starting Developmental FX.
Tracy has written several book chapters on sensory integration and neurodevelopmental disorders and teaches nationally and internationally on sensory integration, autism, Fragile X, and related topics. She is the lead author for the SpIRiT and STEPSI clinical reasoning tools, which are leading-edge evidence-based models in pediatric OT. Tracy is a member of the National Fragile X Foundation Clinical Research Consortium and the NFXF Scientific & Clinical Advisory Committee.