Alexa Hamilton, Speech-Language Pathologist
Alexa Hamilton, M.A., CCC-SLP joined the Thrive Therapy team in January 2019. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology as well as her Master’s degree from Miami University. Alexa completed clinical research and a Master’s thesis focusing on the narrative production skills of children with ADHD and language impairment. Alexa currently works as a school-based speech-language pathologist servicing preschool and elementary students. Alexa has experience working with children across a wide-range of ages and diagnoses. Her professional interests include early intervention services, expressive/receptive language delays and disorders, articulation/phonology, autism spectrum disorders, as well as curriculum-based language and literacy knowledge/skills. Alexa is excited to start the year with the Thrive Therapy team and cannot wait for this new adventure!
Megan Hurley, Speech-Language Pathologist
Megan Hurley MA, CCC-SLP joined the Thrive Therapy team in March 2018. She received her Bachelor's degree in Speech-Language Pathology at The University of Toledo and received her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from The University of Akron. Megan has experience working with children with executive functioning disorder, autism, Down syndrome, receptive/expressive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, assistive technology use, PECS, ADD/ADHD, emotional behavioral disorder, pragmatic language impairments, oppositional defiant disorder, and many other moderate to profound intellectual and developmental disabilities. Being a speech-language pathologist is Megan's passion, and she feels very fortunate to have a career that is so rewarding.
Jenna Shiner, Speech-Language Pathologist
Jenna Shiner MA, CCC-SLP joined the Thrive Therapy team in April 2018. She received her Bachelor's degree in Speech and Hearing Science from The Ohio State University, where she continued on to receive her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Jenna currently works as a school-based speech language pathologist working with elementary aged children. Jenna's professional interests include articulation/ phonological disorders, receptive, expressive, and pragmatic language impairments, and literacy difficulties. She has experience working with children with autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy, cognitive disabilities, Down syndrome, Fragile X syndrome, learning disabilities, and Treacher Collins syndrome.
Tessa Subler, Speech-Language Pathologist
Tessa Subler M.A., CCC-SLP joined the Thrive Therapy team in May 2018. She received her Bachelor's degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from Miami University and her Master's degree in Communicative Sciences and Disorders at Michigan State University. Tessa currently works as a school-based speech-language pathologist working with kids with autism. Tessa's professional interests include autism, expressive/receptive language disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). She has experience working with children with autism spectrum disorder, expressive and receptive language disorder, articulation and phonological disorder, and social language impairment.