The Sensory Profile 2, School Companion Questionnaire: Breakdown for Parents

If your child’s sensory needs are being addressed in the school environment, one assessment that could have been used by your child’s therapist is the Sensory Profile 2, School Companion Questionnaire. This is something that may have been discussed at an IEP or ETR meeting, or while talking to your child’s therapist throughout the year. This questionnaire can be difficult …

LLA Spotlight: Samantha Kelland

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Samantha Kelland! Samantha is an Occupational Therapist who has been with LLA for 2 1/2 years! She serves students at the Education Alternative Schools and clients at our Fairlawn, Hudson, and Medina clinics. She became a therapist after teaching children in learn to swim …

LLA Spotlight: Wendy Harner

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Wendy Harner! Wendy is a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant who has been with LLA for 3 years! She serves students at Happy Day School and Norton Schools. She became a therapist after being a one-on-aide for a student and the therapists who came in …

LLA Spotlight: Gay Himelright

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Gay Himelright! Gay is an Occupational Therapist who has been with LLA since 2011! She serves students at Edge Academy and Akros Middle School in Akron. Previously, she has worked at several other school sites, home health sites, and the Fairlawn office. She became …

LLA Spotlight: Janice Hensley

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Janice Hensley! Janice is a Speech Language Pathologist who has been with LLA for around six months. She serves clients at our Fairlawn and Hudson offices. She became a therapist after babysitting for a child that was hearing impaired in high school. One of …

LLA Spotlight: Tracy Heupel

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Tracy Heupel! Tracy is a Speech Language Pathologist who has been with LLA since August 2020. She serves students at Ashland City Schools. She became a therapist after realizing nursing school was not for her, so she set out to find what she was …

LLA Spotlight: Natalie Duvnjak

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Natalie Duvnjak! Natalie is an Occupational Therapist who has been with LLA for a little over a year. She serves students at the Education Alternatives in Painesville and Willoughby Hills. She became a therapist because she loves being of service to others and seeing …

LLA Spotlight: Jessica Bendele

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Jessica Bendele! Jessica is a Physical Therapist who has been with LLA since January 2021. She serves clients at our new Mentor office! She became a therapist after observing a PT working with a child she babysat for who had Downs Syndrome and after …

LLA Spotlight: Laura Say

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Laura Say! Laura is an Occupational Therapist who has been with LLA since January 2021. She serves clients at our new Mentor office! She became a therapist because she knew she wanted to work with children in some form, and she received speech therapy …

LLA Spotlight: Kent Morgan

We have amazing management at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Kent Morgan! Kent is our Business Director here at LLA. He focuses on management projects and human resources as this time. He has been with LLA for about 5 months now! His favorite part about working at LLA is working with all of the …