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Results for Morganton/Hickory:

 

Amy Whichello

 

Title:

Parent to Parent Contact for Caldwell County

Company:

Family Support Network / HOPE Network
  

Address:

8 Park Avenue
Granite Falls, NC 28630
  

Office:

828-757-8632 x400

E-mail:

awhichello@charter.net
  

Biography:

This local Family Support Network Parent to Parent program can provide a one-on-one parent match with a trained support parent for emotional support, assistance in finding community resources, and sharing parenting experiences. This program provides Foster Parent training and cosponsors support groups throughout the area. Resources available for Spanish (828-438-6540 ext 2) and Hmong speakers (828-433-2825).
  
 

Beth Page, P.T., M.Ed.

 

Title:

Physical Therapist

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7982

E-mail:

beth.page@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

  
 

Carol Houston

 

Title:

CCC-SLP

Company:

J. Iverson Riddle Developmental Center
  

Address:

300 Enola Road
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

828.438.6502

E-mail:

carol.houston@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

  
 

Christina Ginter-Mejia, B.S., O.T.R.

 

Title:

Occupational Therapist and Developmental Services Coordinator

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7959

E-mail:

christina.ginter@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

seating and mobility, supporting sensory preferences, asset-based behavior supports, splinting, motor development, handwriting, and massage therapy.
  
 

Danielle Horton

 

Title:

Speech Language Pathologist

Company:

Appalachian Speech Pathology Association, Inc
  

Address:

4665 Blowing Rock Boulevard
Lenoir, NC 28645
  

Office:

(828) 757-0002

E-mail:

dhorton@appalachianspeech.com
  

Biography:

  
 

Debbie Little, R.N.

 

Title:

Nurse Consultant

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7980

E-mail:

debbie.little@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

  
 

Debra Cole

 

Title:

Pediatrician

Company:

Morganton/Hickory DEC
  

Address:

517-E West Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

(828)438-6263

E-mail:

debra.cole@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include: ADHD, autism, developmental pediatrics.
  
 

Elizabeth Sheeks

 

Title:

Nutritionist

Company:

Hickory/Morganton DEC
  

Address:

3314-12 16th Avenue SE
Conover, NC 28613
  

Office:

(828)466-5594

E-mail:

elizabeth.sheeks@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Pediatric Nutritionist. I provide medical nutrition therapy to families/caregivers of medically fragile special needs infants and children primarily under 5 years of age.
  
 

Hanna Connolly Eckard

 

Title:

Occupational Therapist

Company:

Burke Pediatric Therapy, PC
  

Address:

2101 Antioch Rd
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

828-438-0856

E-mail:

burkepediatrictherapy@gmail.com
  

Biography:

serving Burke, Caldwell, Catawba and McDowell counties
  
 

Heather Landry, MPT

 

Title:

Physical Therapist

Company:

Pediatric Therapy Network
  

Address:

1154 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd SE, #111
Hickory, NC 28602
  

Office:

828-358-3115

E-mail:

heather@ptnnc.com
  

Biography:

Serving Burke and Catawba counties.
  
 

Jennifer McCracken

 

Title:

Child Care Health Consultant, Supervisor

Company:

Catawba Co. Health Dept.
  

Address:

3070 11th Ave Dr SE
Hickory, NC 28602
  

Office:

828/695/5820

E-mail:

jmccrack@catawbacountync.gov
  

Biography:

child passenger safety
  
 

Jennifer Nockels

 

Title:

Teacher

Company:

Western NC Early Intervention and Preschool Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  

Office:

(828) 487-0081

E-mail:

jennifer.nockels@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include: hearing loss; preschool education; parent infant education; speech and language acquisition.
  
 

Joani Richardson, OTR/L

 

Title:

Occupational Therapist
  

Address:

106 Rebel Run
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

828-443-3754

E-mail:

joanimrichardson@gmail.com
  

Biography:

special interest/expertise in autism spectrum disorders.
  
 

Kai Jerrell, CCC-SLP

 

Title:

Company:

Speechworks Therapy Services, PC
  

Office:

704-222-5101

E-mail:

speechworkstx@aol.com
  

Biography:

serving Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, and McDowell counties
  
 

Kim Sorrell

 

Title:

Child Care Health Consultant

Company:

Burke County Health Department
  

Address:

PO Drawer 1266
Morganton, NC 28680
  

Office:

828.439.2369

E-mail:

kim.sorrel@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

  
 

Laura Craig

 

Title:

Director

Company:

Children's Neurotherapy Services
  

Address:

1087 13th St SE
Hickory, NC 28602
  

Office:

828-267-1688

E-mail:

help4kids@cnsclinic.com
  

Biography:

  
 

Lenore Sukoneck, M.Ed., C.C.C.-S.L.P.

 

Title:

Speech Language Pathologist

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7975

E-mail:

lenore.sukoneck@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

  
 

Linda Curtis

 

Title:

School Age Specialist

Company:

Child Care Connections of Burke County
  

Address:

P.O. Box 360
Morganton, NC 28680
  

Office:

828.439.2328

E-mail:

lcurtisccc@bellsouth.net
  

Biography:

Statewide School Age Specialist, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, McDowell, Mitchell, Yancey Counties
  
 

Liz Rapp, M.S., C.C.C.-S.L.P

 

Title:

Speech Language Pathologist

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7984

E-mail:

liz.rapp@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

  
 

Lori Hartley, CCC-SLP

 

Title:

Speech Therapist
  

Address:

4131 S Fork Ave
Hickory, NC 28602
  

Office:

828-320-3980

E-mail:

lfhartley@embarqmail.com
  

Biography:

serving Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties
  
 

Marla Crotts, CCC-SLP

 

Title:

Speech Therapist

Company:

Marla S. Crotts Speech Services
  

Office:

828-446-2435

E-mail:

kiddiecommunication@gmail.com
  

Biography:

Serving Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties.
  
 

Marsha Zimmer

 

Title:

Speech Language Pathologist

Company:

ABC Speech Therapy Solutions, PLLC
  

Office:

828-443-3798

E-mail:

abcstsolutions@gmail.com
  

Biography:

serving children in Burke and Caldwell counties.
  
 

Maureen Schepis, Ph.D.

 

Title:

Company:

Center for Early Communication & Learning at the Western Carolina Center
  

Address:

300 Enola Road
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

(828) 432-5924

E-mail:

maureen.schepis@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Western Regional Alliance ATRC assistive technology
  
 

Melanie Long

 

Title:

Parent to Parent Contact for Catawba County

Company:

Family Support Network / HOPE Network
  

Address:

575 19th Ave. Dr. NW
Hickory, NC 28601
  

Office:

828-850-5718

E-mail:

fsn@charter.net
  

Biography:

This local Family Support Network Parent to Parent program can provide a one-on-one parent match with a trained support parent for emotional support, assistance in finding community resources, and sharing parenting experiences. This program provides Foster Parent training and cosponsors support groups throughout the area. Resources available for Spanish (828-438-6540 ext 2) and Hmong speakers (828-433-2825).
  
 

Misty Moretz

 

Title:

Owner

Company:

Carolina Speech Source, LLC
  

Address:

1021 15th Ave NW
Hickory, NC 28601
  

Office:

828-781-7826

E-mail:

mistymoretz@therapysourcenc.com
  

Biography:

serving Caldwell and Catawba counties
  
 

Monika Lesch, OTR/L

 

Title:

Founder

Company:

Play Again Therapy, Inc
  

Office:

828-438-8833

E-mail:

playagaintherapy@bellsouth.net
  

Biography:

over three decades of exerience in pediatric occupational therapy, including twelve in NC public schools. She has expertise in the treatment of babies, children, young adults with sensory processing challenges and neuromotor disorders. Monika is certified to administer the Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT). Her experience includes extensive work with sensory integration and sensory processing challenges. She is also certified in Neuro Developmental Therapy (NDT). Additional areas of training include oral motor intervention and eating challenges, sound therapy (SAMONAS), play therapy (Greenspan floor time approach), cranial sacral therapy, myofacial release, visual therapy, and Brain Gym. As a certified yoga instructor, Monika includes yoga in her practice with children.
  
 

Nancy Tucker

 

Title:

Speech Language Pathologist

Company:

Nancy Tucker Speech Therapy
  

Office:

828-234-0465

E-mail:

ntuckerslp@yahoo.com
  

Biography:

Serving Burke and Catawba counties.
  
 

Nicole Carver

 

Title:

Teacher

Company:

Western NC Early Intervention and Preschool Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  

Office:

(828) 433-2992

E-mail:

nicole.carver@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include: identification of hearing loss; audiroty based instruction; auditory learning guide; Bloom and Lahey chart; cochlear implants; preschool teaching ages 2 and 1/2 to 5 years.
  
 

Nicole Ford

 

Title:

Company:

Little Angels Therapy, Inc.
  

Address:

21 River Terrace Ct
Taylorsville, NC 28681
  

Office:

(828) 302-2055

E-mail:

littleangelstherapy@yahoo.com
  

Biography:

Serving Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties.
  
 

Pat Bakin

 

Title:

Early Interventionist

Company:

Western NC Early Intervention and Preschool Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  

Office:

(828) 735-3877

E-mail:

macguyer@abts.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include: deaf, hard of hearing, and auditory children; cochlear implants; preschool transition; language development.
  
 

Peggy Mallard

 

Title:

Executive Director

Company:

Guardian Health Services, LLC
  

Office:

828-485-3251

E-mail:

pmallard@ghsnc.com
  

Biography:

serving Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties.
  
 

Rachel Tompkins, M.S., O.T.R.

 

Title:

Occupational Therapist

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7974

E-mail:

rachel.tompkins@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

feeding challenges, strong sensory preferences, and autism.
  
 

Ruth Anne Everett

 

Title:

Director

Company:

Early Intervention Program for Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  

Address:

517 West Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

828-432-5352

E-mail:

ruth.anne.everett@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Serving Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba and McDowell counties
  
 

Stephanie Ross, DPT

 

Title:

Physical Therapist and Owner

Company:

Kids First Therapy, LLC
  

Address:

PO Box 1024
Newton, NC 28658
  

Office:

704-470-4120

E-mail:

wehelpkids@kidsfirsttherapyservices.com
  

Biography:

  
 

Susan Adams

 

Title:

Physical Therapist and Owner

Company:

New Beginnings Pediatric Therapy, LLC
  

Office:

828-695-6469

E-mail:

skhadams1@charter.net
  

Biography:

Serving Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties
  
 

Susan Rio, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

 

Title:

Nutritionist

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7979

E-mail:

susan.rio@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

expertise in assessing nutritional intake, identifying alternative food choices, and addressing food texture issue and food allergies. Considerable experience supporting nutrition and growth of infants born prematurely.
  
 

Teresa McClelland, B.S.N., R.N.

 

Title:

Medical Supports Coordinator

Company:

Family, Infant and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 430-7960

E-mail:

teresa.mcclelland@dhhs.nc.gov
  

Biography:

  
 

Terri Barrett

 

Title:

Educational Diagnostician

Company:

Western NC Early Intervetion and Preschool Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  

Office:

(828)433-2976

E-mail:

terri.barrett@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include: infants, toddlers, preschoolers who are deaf of hard of hearing and their families; parent-child communication; videotape analysis of interaction using Cole/Stokes model and related research.
  
 

Tim Crawford

 

Title:

Assistant Director

Company:

Morganton/Hickory DEC
  

Address:

517-E West Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

(828) 438-6263

E-mail:

tim.crawford@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include:ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, genetic syndromes and developmental disabilities in general.
  
 

Valerie Shook

 

Title:

Infant Toddler Specialist

Company:

Child Care Connections of Burke County
  

Address:

PO Box 630
Morganton, NC 28680
  

Office:

828.439.2328

E-mail:

vshook@coninc.com
  

Biography:

Infant Toddler development/resources
  
 

Vickie Dieter

 

Title:

Program Coordinator

Company:

Family Support Network / Hope Network
  

Address:

300 Enola Road
Morganton, NC 28655
  

Office:

(800) 822-3477

E-mail:

vbdieter@charter.net
  

Biography:

This local Family Support Network Parent to Parent program can provide a one-on-one parent match with a trained support parent for emotional support, assistance in finding community resources, and sharing parenting experiences. This program provides Foster Parent training and cosponsors support groups throughout the area. Resources available for Spanish (828-438-6540 ext 2) and Hmong speakers (828-433-2825). (Counties Served: Alexander, Caldwell, Burke, Catawba, and McDowell)
  
 

Wendy B. Wieber

 

Title:

Early Interventionist

Company:

Western NC Early Intervention and Preschool Program
  

Office:

(828) 433-2969

E-mail:

wendy.wieber@ncmail.net
  

Biography:

Areas of expertise include: deaf and hard of hearing children; cochlear implants; extreme prematurity; language development.
  
 

Wendy Teal, CCC-SLP

 

Title:

Owner and Speech Therapist

Company:

Pediatric Theraplay, Inc
  

Office:

704-258-1724

E-mail:

pediatrictheraplay@yahoo.com
  

Biography:

Certified in PROMPT as well as a Hanen certified Speech-Language Pathologist. Serves Catawba County
  
 
 
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