At Eyas Landing, our therapists combine experience, current research and client feedback to design innovative treatment plans.

Dr. Laura Mraz, OTD, OTR/L

Executive Director – Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration (SIPT) Certified
  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • DIR/Floortime
  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • Leadership and Management

Gabrielle Niewinski

Director of Clinic Operations and Billing

Specializations/Interests:

  • Leadership and Management
  • Healthcare Administration and Management
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Evidence-based Practice and Outcome Measures

Elaina Argires, BS

Office Manager – Human Resource Coordinator

Specializations/Interests:

  • Career Enhancement Certification in Human Resources Management
  • Substitute Teaching License
  • Paraprofessional Educator Endorsement
  • Leadership and Management
  • Child Development and Developmental Disabilities

Jalesa Hall, BA

Administrative Assistant

Specializations/Interests:

  • Client Relations
  • Leadership and Management
  • Research

Occupational Therapists

Sarah Hirschman, MOT, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist – Department Head
– Pediatric Therapy Clinic Director

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Sensory Integration
  • Neurodevelopmental Treatment
  • Handwriting without Tears

Dr. Leah Dunleavy, MA, BCBA, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist – Director of Behavior Therapy

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Handwriting Without Tears
  • Therapeutic Listening
  • School-based occupational therapy

Dr. Erin Harvey, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist – Fieldwork & Internship Coordinator

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Yoga for the Special Child
  • Autism
  • Sensory Integration

Alexa Greif, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist – Director of Feeding

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Sensory Processing Disorders
  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • Sequential-Oral Sensory Approach to Feeding

Dr. Baily Zubel, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Chronic Disease Self-Management Certified Trainer
  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • Model of Human Occupation
  • Pediatric Mental Health
  • Research
  • Sensory Integration

Jennifer de la Rosa, MOT, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration
  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • School-based Occupational Therapy
  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • Health Promotion and Wellness

Melody Maney, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Interactive Metronome Certified
  • Sensory Integration
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • DIR/Floortime
  • The Intentional Relationship Model

Mary Kathleen Maloney, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • DIR/Floortime Certification
  • Early Intervention Cerifictation
  • Visual Vestibular: Astronaut Training Cerification
  • Therapeutic Lisenting Cerificaiton
  • Sensory Integration
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • School-based occupational therapy

Heather Fite, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration Therapy
  • Social and Emotional Skills
  • Visual Perceptual Therapy
  • Early Intervention
  • DIR/Floortime

Joanna Pasheluk, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention
  • Intentional Relationship Model
  • Sequential – Oral Sensory Approach to Feeding
  • Sensory Integration
  • DIR/Floortime

Cara Newman MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration
  • Early Intervention

Monal Patel, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration
  • S.O.S. approach to feeding
  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • DIR/Floortime

Sarah Zaas, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • School-based Occupational Therapy
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Sensory Processing Disorders
  • Handwriting Without Tears
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Jennifer Rhein, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention
  • Handwriting Without Tears
  • Functional visual development

Speech-Language Pathologists

Kelly Canavan, MA, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist – Department Head

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Child Speech (articulation & phonology) and Language Disorders
  • Cognitive Communicative Disorders (Traumatic Brain Injury)
  • Autism
  • Alternative/Augmentative Communication
  • Sensory feeding
  • Fluency

Kortney Boyle, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Articulation and phonological disorders
  • Augmentative and alternative communication
  • Autism
  • Early Intervention
  • Expressive and receptive language delays
  • Fluency

Sara Gotlieb, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Early Language Development
  • Sensory Feeding
  • Autism
  • Expressive and receptive language delays
  • Phonological and articulation disorders
  • Cleft palate/craniofacial disorders

Katherine Murphy Beck, MS CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association certified
  • Sequential-Oral Sensory Approach to Feeding Certification
  • Pediatric feeding disorders
  • Phonological and articulation disorders
  • Expressive and receptive language delays
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Cleft palate/craniofacial disorders

Kaitlyn Zielinski, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Articulation and phonological disorders
  • Augmentative and alternative communication
  • Autism
  • Expressive and receptive language delays
  • Fluency

Lopa Mehta, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • American-Speech Language Hearing Association Certified
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Articulation and Phonological disorders
  • Receptive and Expressive language delays
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Intentional Relationship Model
  • Sequential-Oral Sensory Approach to Feeding Certification
  • PROMPT Certification

Alyssa Van Paris MHS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Early Intervention Evaluator
  • Early Language Development
  • Receptive and Expressive Language Delays
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Phonological Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Parent Coaching

Eric Ross, M.S. MT-BC, CF-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Music Therapy
  • Early Intervention
  • Early Language Development
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Parent Coaching
  • Hanen Approach
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Social Language Development

Jeni Gillenwater, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • American Sign Language
  • Articulation and Phonology Disorders
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Expressive and Receptive Communication Delays
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) Trained

Amanda Bird, MA, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specialization/Interests:

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Certified
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Expressive and receptive language disorders
  • Phonological and articulation disorders
  • Early language acquisition and development
  • Social-pragmatic language development
  • Fluency
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Parent coaching

Kaila Wilkie, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/interests:
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing  Association (ASHA) Certified
  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Early language development
  • Receptive and expressive language delays
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Articulation and phonological Disorders
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Parent coaching

Behavioral Therapists

Jessica Hall, BA

Behavioral Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • Model of Human Occupation Screening Tool
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Therapeutic Preschool
  • Behavioral Therapy

Katerina Baranovska, MAT

Behavioral Therapist

Specialization/Interests:

  • Learning Behavior Specialist
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention Certification
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  •  Early Intervention

Joanna Torres, MA, BCBA

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Child Development & Developmental Disabilities

Stephen Scott Buskirk, BS, RBT

Registered Behavior Technician

Specializations/Interests:

  • DIR/Floortime
  • The Intentional Relationship Model
  • ABA Therapy

Anastasia Nabatkhorian, BS

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Social and Emotional Skills
  • TEACCH
  • CPR Certified
  • CPI Certified

Kelly Dues, BA, MA.Ed.

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • TCI trained (therapeutic crisis intervention)
  • CPS trained (collaborative problem solving)
  • CPR and First Aid Certified
  • Augmentative Communication Device training (LAMP words for life, “Go Talk”)
  • Boardmaker proficient

Molly Tribou, MA-LPC

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Therapeutic Listening
  • Parent Education
  • Pediatric Mental Health

Physical Therapists

Jennifer King, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist – Department Head

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • Pediatric Orthotics Management
  • Equinus Gait Pattern
  • Plyometric Therapeutic Exercise

Jessica Tarence, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • School-based Physical Therapy
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Therapeutic Exercise for Individuals with Down Syndrome
  • Evidence-based Practice

Stephanie Barkan, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Evidence based practice
  • Treatment of children with hypotonia
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Torticollis
  • Equinus gait pattern

Developmental Therapists

Catie Byrnes, MS, DT

Developmental Therapist – Lead Teacher

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • CPR Certified
  • DIR/Floortime
  • The Intentional Relationship Model

Anya Abrahamson, MS, DT

Developmental Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention Specialist
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Sensory Integration
  • IRM
  • TEACCH
  • SOS Approach to Feeding
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders