Our Therapists

SUSAN MASIE - OTR/L

Susan Masie OTR/L is an Occupational Therapist and CEO & Founder of Pediatric Therapies. She graduated from Quinnipiac College (now Quinnipiac University) in Hamden, Connecticut in 1983. While having early experience in adult acute care, rehab, and home health, Susan has specialized in pediatrics for more than 25 years. She beg... [more]

DANIELLE CARDER - OTR/L

Danielle Carder OTR/L graduated from St. Louis University′s occupational therapy program in 1998 and immediately began working with children in clinics and schools. After working in Missouri for several years, she moved home to Nashville, TN, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. Danielle began working at Pediatric ... [more]

DANA DAYMUDE - M.S., OTR/L

Dana Daymude M.S., OTR/L received her undergraduate degree in biology at Ohio University in 1997, then entered Belmont’s Occupational Therapy program. She graduated with a masters in Occupational Therapy in 2000. Since graduation, Dana has worked in home health, skilled nursing, and out-patient therapy. She found her passion ... [more]

HILARY BOUCHER - OTR/L

Hilary Boucher, OTR/L graduated from the University of Florida and has over 25 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist. She has a broad base of work experiences including private clinics, hospitals and public schools. She loves working with the children and families at Pediatric Therapies. Her greatest joy is seeing childr... [more]

BRITTANY DRABYN - MOT, OTR/L

Brittany Drabyn MOT, OTR/L is an occupational therapist who began working at Pediatric Therapies in August 2013. Brittany attended Belmont University to pursue an undergraduate degree in Biology, while also becoming involved with mission trips to countries including Brazil, Croatia, Mexico, and Venezuela. She graduated from The Uni... [more]

KEELY NALL - M.S., OTR/L, CTRS

Keely Nall M.S., OTR/L, CTRS earned her Master’s degree in occupational therapy from Milligan College and completed her undergraduate degree in therapeutic recreation at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. After completing fieldwork experience in adult acute care at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and outpatient pediatri... [more]

BRIANNA GRIFFIN - OTD, OTR/L

Brianna Griffin OTD, OTR/L attended Belmont University where she graduated from with an undergraduate degree in Psychology, and then earned her doctorate in occupational therapy. She completed her first clinical rotation at St. Thomas outpatient clinic serving adults with neurological diagnoses including stroke, traumatic brain inj... [more]

CINDY BLACKWELL - OTD, OTR/L

Cindy Blackwell, OTD, OTR/L earned her doctorate in occupational therapy from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she later taught as adjunct faculty. Cindy has worked primarily in school-based practice and in early intervention, serving children from birth to age 21. Before moving to the South, Cindy worked for 3 years at... [more]

GLADYS HARMS - M.S., OTR/L

Gladys Harms, M.S., OTR/L received her undergraduate degree in psychology at Harding University in 2005 and then graduated with a masters in Occupational Therapy at Texas Woman’s University in 2010.  Upon graduation, Gladys worked within various pediatric in-patient and out-patient settings.  Gladys has experience with treating... [more]

SAVANNAH ALDERMAN - OTD, OTR/L

Savannah Alderman, OTD, OTR/L, earned her Doctorate degree in occupational therapy from Belmont University and completed her undergraduate degree in Sports Medicine from Union University. She was born and raised in the Brentwood/Franklin area and chose to stay in Nashville to complete her clinical rotations. She completed her first... [more]

CAROL WASHBURN - PT

Carol Washburn, PT, has been working with children at Pediatric Therapies since August of 2006. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee-Memphis and has more than 15 years of experience in pediatric physical therapy. Carol has experience in acute care, NICU, early intervention, and outpatient clinics. She has taken over 18 ... [more]

JENNIFER JONES - PT, DPT

Jennifer Jones PT, DPT has been working with children at Pediatric Therapies since September 2008. She is a graduate of the University of Memphis and Belmont University in Nashville, TN. Jennifer received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Belmont in 2002 and has specialized in pediatrics since graduation, working in outpatient... [more]

CALLIE FOLD - PT, DPT

Callie Fold, DPT graduated from Belmont University’s Physical Therapy Program in 2011.  She felt a calling to work with children while in school and pursued pediatric work experience following graduation.  She worked for the Children’s Hospital in Knoxville for 4 years as a home health therapist.  In May of 2016 she ... [more]

ASHLEY MCCRAW - PT, DPT

Ashley McCraw, PT, DPT is originally from Albuquerque, NM and received her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from New Mexico State University. She moved to Texas for physical therapy school and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Angelo State University in May 2014. Ashley has been called to a career as a pediatric phys... [more]

COLLEEN STEWART - M.S., CCC-SLP

Colleen Stewart M.S., CCC-SLP is an ASHA certified speech-language pathologist. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and her Masters of Science degree in Speech Language Pathology from the University Of Tennessee-Health Science Center. Coll... [more]

ELIZABETH LIVINGSTON - M.S., CCC-SLP

Elizabeth Livingston M.S., CCC-SLP has been a practicing speech-language pathologist since 1998. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communicative Disorders from the University of Mississippi in 1995 and her Master of Science in speech-language pathology from the University of Mississippi in 1998. She began working at LeBonheur Ch... [more]

ALLISON HENRY - M.Ed., CCC-SLP

Allison R. Henry M.Ed., CCC-SLP is an ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist, who received her Bachelor and Masters degrees in Speech-Language Pathology from Valdosta State University in 1994. Since graduation, Allison has worked in a variety of clinical settings including adult and adolescent rehabilitation facilities, home he... [more]

JUDY MOORAD - M.S., CCC/SLP

Judy Moorad M.S., CCC/SLP has over 30 years of experience as a speech-language pathologist working in private practice, hospital and public school settings. She is ASHA certified and has TN licensure. Her areas of expertise include receptive and expressive language disorders, speech disorders (apraxia and phonological speech delays... [more]

CASEY BLACKBURN - M.S., CCC-SLP

Casey Blackburn M.S., CCC-SLP is an ASHA certified speech-language pathologist, who received her Bachelors and Masters of Science in Communication Disorders from Western Kentucky University. Casey has experience working with a variety of disabilities including, but not limited to Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, receptive and... [more]

EMILY JOHNSON - M.S. Ed., CCC-SLP

Emily Johnson received her Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Science from Arizona State University and her Master of Science in Education in Speech-Language Pathology from SUNY College at Buffalo.  After completing her education, Emily moved to the Nashville area to escape the snow and begin her career as a speech-language... [more]

KAYCE OWENS - Front Office Manager

Kayce Owens is originally from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, but has been a resident of Middle Tennessee for most of her life. Kayce has worked at Pediatric Therapies since May 2014 as the front office manager and is working on getting a degree in Health Science. She is a scheduling wizard and goes the extra […]... [more]

CRYSTA CULBERTSON - Administrative Specialist

Crysta Culbertson was born and raised in Middle Tennessee. She joined the Pediatric Therapies family as our Administrative Specialist starting in January 2017. Crysta is working toward a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from Austin Peay State University and plans to use that to further her career with us,  as well a... [more]