All Child’sPlay therapists are trained and experienced in various areas of pediatric therapy. They are also caring people who want the best for you and your child.
Martha Davis is a certified and licensed speech-language pathologist. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Montevallo with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Science and Disorders in 2006. She received her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Montevallo in 2008. She completed her fieldwork at UAB Spain Rehabilitation Center, UAB Hospital, Lakeshore Rehabilitation Hospital, and Vestavia Hills High School.
Amy is a certified and licensed speech-language pathologist. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders and Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Alabama. She has experience in both clinic and public school settings, and her special interests include early language and cleft palate. When not at work, Amy enjoys spending time with her family and watching the Crimson Tide.
Ashley Hopkins is a certified and licensed speech-language pathologist. She received her Bachelor of Science in Education with an emphasis in Communication Disorders in 1997 and a Master of Science in speech-language pathology in 1999 from the University of Arkansas. She has worked in early intervention and school settings with children and adolescents. She enjoys working with children with a variety of diagnoses.
Michelle is a licensed physical therapist. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in human biology at the University of Kansas, and Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City.
Keisha is a registered and licensed occupational therapist. She is from Opelika, AL. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science with a concentration in physical education from UAB. She received her Master of Science degree in occupational therapy from UAB as well. Keisha has experience working with children in the school system and outpatient clinic as well as experience working with adults in the acute care setting.
Laura Vickers is a registered and licensed occupational therapist. Laura received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biomedical Science from Auburn University and received a Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from UAB. Laura began her career here in Birmingham at an in-patient rehabilitation hospital. She then followed her passion for pediatrics into a job at a local public school system and providing after school therapy at Child's Play. After leaving the public school system following the birth of her son, she is now at Child's Play several days a week.
Shelley is a licensed and registered occupational therapist. She graduated from UAB with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2005 and earned her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy in 2007. Shelley has experience working with children in the school system and private practice, as well as, the adult population in various settings. She has special interest in helping children with autism and sensory processing disorder and has training in Integrated Listening Systems (iLs) and Handwriting Without Tears.