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Meet the Team!

 

All of the therapists at The SPOT for Kids are highly trained and certified specialists. Each therapist maintains their professional licensure in Oklahoma and at a national level, and all of our therapists are continually learning and training to better help the children we serve.

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Becky Payne M.ED, CCC-SLP

Becky Payne M.ED CCC-SLP, graduated from Northeastern State University in 2000 with her Masters in Education, Communication Sciences and Disorders, and Speech Language Pathology.  She is a member of OSHA and ASHA.

 

Becky has experience with children and adults in many setting such as schools, hospitals, home therapy and private clinics. She has treated many children with ASD, Apraxia, Dyslexia, TBI, CP, and more.  Becky also has experience with feeding  and swallowing issues as well as language and articulation delays and disorders.  She is trained in floortime, picture exchange communication systems, augmentative communication devices, baby sign and Integrated Listening Systems, and dyslexia. 

 

 Becky is a married mother of four girls and one little boy. 

  

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Our Fearless Owners

Speech therapist at the Spot for Kids
Susan Garrett, M.S.,CCC-SLP
Speech therapist at the Spot for Kids

Susan Garrett, M.S. CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist who graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Masters of Communication Sciences and Disorders.  She holds membership with American Speech-Language and Hearing Association as well as Oklahoma Board of Examiner’s for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.

Susan has many years of experience working with children with

Autism Spectrum Disorders, intellectual impairments, cerebral palsy, and Down’s syndrome, Susan has received advanced training in ABA and VB, receptive and expressive language therapy, articulation and phonological processes, apraxia therapy, AAC training, including Picture Exchange Communication System, and Floortime therapy.

 

Susan has a son with autism and intellectual impairments. She is knowledgeable about the public school system and special education policies and procedures of IDEA. 

She is a volunteer for TARC / OK-AIM (Oklahoma Advocates in Monitoring) and served on the board for 6 years. She has been active in Special Olympics for 15 years. In addition, she has experience working with adults with traumatic brain injury, stroke, dementia, and other significant communication disorders.

Kristin Becker, M.S., CCC-SLP

Kristin Becker graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2007 with a Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders.  

 

She has pediatric experience in the schools and in the private setting including an outpatient clinic treating a variety of feeding/swallowing disorders in children.

Kristin has experience implementing treatment plans for children with diverse language and articulation disorders including autism spectrum disorders, fluency disorders, phonological processing, language impairment, and developmental delays.  She is trained in the Picture Exchange Communication System, basic sign language, and augmentative communication device implementation. 

 

Kristin enjoys spending time with her two sons.

Our Therapists

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Charity Payton, M.S.,CCC-SLP

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Melissa Hulse,
M.S.,CCC-SLP

Alison Brown,
M.S.,CCC-SLP

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Joanna Lawson,
M.S.,CCC-SLP

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Maria Aguayo,
M.S., CCC-SLP

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Miklynne Stopp ,
M.S., CCC-SLP

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Jessica Maxwell, M.S.,CCC-SLP

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Emily Ayala, OTR/L

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Haven Erie, COTA/L

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Summer Trook, MOT/L

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Jane Storm, COTA/L

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Madison Malcolm, COTA/L

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Stacey Grisham, OTR/L

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Emily Kleck, OTR/L

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Tori Aaenson COTA/L

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Delaney Blaylock COTA/L

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Rolanda Vanvolkingburg COTA/L

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Chrystal Detring, DPT

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Juileanne Rodriguez, PTA

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Maria Davila-Gonzalez, PTA

Our Admin Staff

The SPOT for Kids administrative staff members work diligently behind the scenes taking care of scheduling, billing, referrals, and insurance needs as well as everything else it takes to keep things running smooth.

They are patient, kind, and knowledgeable, and they are happy to answer any questions you might have.  
 

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Julie Byasse,
Office Manager

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Sophia Krist, Patient Coordinator

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Amanda Ensley, Patient Coordinator
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Kim Carrier
Billing Coordinator
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Anna Jo Bennett
Insurance Coordinator
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