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:

  • Therapeutic Listening (These interventions are not behavior-analytic in nature and are not covered by my BACB credential)
  • Handwriting Without Tears (These interventions are not behavior-analytic in nature and are not covered by my BACB credential)
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • 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

Jennifer Varghese, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Early Intervention
  • Sensory Integration
  • Handwriting Without Tears
  • Constraint Induced Movement Therapy

Cara Newman, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration
  • Early Intervention

Kaitlin Roche, MOT, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Abbey Eckhoff, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Sensory Integration
  • Health Promotion and Wellness
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Vision Therapy

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

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

Elaine Tierney, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Autism
  • Feeding therapy
  • Early Intervention
  • Family coaching
  • Receptive and expressive language
  • Speech development

Lauren Tasiopoulos, MS, CF-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Credentials
  • Speech Disorders (articulation and phonological processing)
  • Apraxia
  • Fluency
  • Language Disorders (receptive and expressive language delays)
  • Autism
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Behavioral Therapists

Brianna Pickel, BCBA, MEd, ABA

BCBA, Department Head

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Discrete Trial Teaching (DTT)
  • Functional Communication
  • Natural Environment Teaching
  • Behavior Reduction
  • Behavior Intervention Plan

Danny Segoviano, RBT

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • DIR/Floortime
  • Intentional Relationship Model
  • Behavior Reduction
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

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

Jessica Kubacki, MS, RBT

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Child Development
  • American Sign Language
  • Autism
  • Parent Education
  • Adaptive Cooking
  • Life Skills Education

Kelly Maravilla, BA, RBT

Behavior Therapist

Specializations/Interests:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Parent Education
  • Behavioral intervention
  • 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 Manager

    Elaina Argires, BS

    Director of Human Resources

    Krickett Penn

    Office Manager

    Samantha Golding

    Intake Coordinator