Eyas Landing Staff

Eyas Landing Directors

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

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

Clinic Director – Occupational Therapist & BCBA

Specializations/Interests:

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

Occupational Therapists

Jennifer Manas, MOT, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist – Department Head

Specializations/Interests:

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

Heather Fite, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

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

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

Meg Mathews, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Cara Newman MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration
  • Early Intervention

Jennifer Rhein, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention
  • Handwriting Without Tears
  • Functional visual development

Kaitlin Roche, MOT, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Jennifer Varghese, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

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

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

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

Rebecca Henaghan, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

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

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

Behavioral Therapists

Brianna Pickel, BCBA, MEd, ABA

BCBA, Department Head

Danny Segoviano, RBT

Behavior Therapist

Molly Tribou, MA-LPC

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

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

Crystal Wojdyla, BA, RBT

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • ABA
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Parent Educations
  • Interested in the Intentional Relationship Model

Physical Therapists

Dr. Jennifer King, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist – Department Head

Specializations/Interests:

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

Dr. Tiara Pienkos, PT, DPT, PCS

Physical Therapist

Specializations/Interests

  • Plagiocephaly/ torticollis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Prematurity
  • Dr. 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

    Dr. Shaun Tu, BA, BS, DPT

    Physical Therapist

    Specializations/Interests:

    • Sports/Athletic Performance
    • Neurologic Injury Rehabilitation
    • Floortime/DIR
    • Evidence-based Practice

    Administration

    Gabrielle Niewinski

    Director of Administration

    Jalesa Hall, BA

    Billing Specialist

    Elaina Argires, BS

    Office Manager – Human Resource Coordinator

    Krickett Penn

    Intake Coordinator

    Samantha Golding

    Intake Coordinator