Cory Faber, MA SLP CCC
Cory graduated from Augustana University in 1992 where he received an B.A. in Communication Disorders. He then went on to obtain a Master’s degree from the University of South Dakota in 1994. He worked as an SLP for the Lennox School district for 10 years where he began his private practice in 2004. Since then he has expanded his practice to include physical therapy and occupational therapies as well. Cory specializes in pediatric therapy. He has received training in P.R.O.M.T., Tele-therapy, Apraxia, Stuttering, Autism, child language disorders, phonological/articulation, Cleft Palate, Hearing Impairment, tele-therapy and other rare disorders. He has worked in schools for over 22 years. His practice contracts with schools, medical clinics, state and other practices to offer therapy to children and their families. Cory is a state and nationally certified Speech-language pathologist. He enjoys, hunting, fishing, restoring fj40 land cruisers and spending time with his family. Cory and his wife have been foster parents for 8 years.
Andrea Boerigter, MA SLP CCC
Andrea graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with an MA in Speech and Language Pathology in 2008. She worked from 2008-2012 at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, MO. Andrea specializes in feeding of picky eaters and problem feeders, early intervention of speech and language development, and early literacy development. She has received training in the S.O.S. feeding program, The Lee Silverman Voice techniques, and the Rhyming to Reading approach for literacy development. Andrea teaches parent training classes in the areas of feeding and language enrichment and provides speech, language, and feeding advice on her blog, www.thespeechmom.blogspot.com . Andrea loves spending her days working with kiddos and their families but is always happy to get home to her husband, John, and their two boys, Hank and Gus.
Anne Copeman PT, DPT
Anne received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2010 after graduating with her Bachelors from South Dakota State University. She has a strong background in manual therapy, pediatrics and orthopedics. Anne previously worked for the Detroit Medical Center Children’s Hospital before returning to South Dakota in 2016. Anne enjoys working with kids of all ages and skill levels. She also loves spending time with her husband and daughter.
Nikki Escobin, MC SLP CCC
Nikki received her B.A. in communication disorders from Augustana in 2004. She graduated with her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from USD in 2006. She has been working part time for Theratime since 2007. Nikki is a state and nationally certified Speech-language pathologist. Nikki also works for the Lennox School District with birth-5th grade age children. She especially enjoys working with early intervention and speech sound disorders.
Emily Marsh, MA SLP CFY
Emily received her B.A. at Augustana and her M.A. from the University of South Dakota. She has been working for Theratime since 2010 and loves her job. Emily runs the Theratime speech program at the Children’s Home Society. Emily’s special area of interest is working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and children who are behaviorally and emotionally challenged. Emily, her husband, and their son Sutton enjoy spending time with their family, going for walks, and reading books.
Erin Strande, MA SLP CCC/SLP
Erin received her B.A. from the University of Sioux Falls in 2005. She graduated with her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of South Dakota in 2013. Erin and her husband have three children. She especially enjoys working with social skills, early intervention, language and speech sound disorders. Erin is a state and nationally certified Speech-language pathologist. Erin loves working with kiddos and watching them build confidence in their speech and language skills!
Shelly Rausch MA CCC/SLP
Michelle received her B.A in Communication Disorders from the University of South Dakota with a minor in Psychology. She went on to earn her Master’s of Arts degree from U.S.D. She has worked in the hospital settings, rehabilitation and specializes in adult neurology and pediatric populations. She is a state and nationally certified Speech-language pathologist. She has worked for Theratime since 2007.
Laura Wong, M.S. OTR/L
Laura received B.S. in Psychology from SDSU in 2004 (Minor in Human Development), and received M.S. in Occupational Therapy from USD in 2006. Before working with Theratime she worked as a birth-to-three provider in the Mitchell, S.D. area. She has past working experience with infants and children. She holds both state and national licenses in her field. She has worked for Theratime since 2013. Laura loves working with children and watching them grow their full potential.
Danny Kroeze SLP MA CCC/SLP
Danny received his B.A. at the University of South Dakota and his M.A. at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Danny loves working with kids and the energy they bring to everything they do! He has a special interest in working with articulation disorders and delays. Danny holds a state of South Dakota Speech-Language Pathology license and national licensure as well. Danny and his wife enjoy going to concerts and cooking.
Becky Greble, MOTR/L
Becky attended South Dakota State University earning her B.S. in psychology and received her M.S. in Occupational Therapy from Rockhurst College in Kansas City, MO. She has 19 years of experience as a pediatric therapist with her focus on school based service. Becky’s special areas of interest include vision, sensory processing disorders, feeding, and school based practice. She holds both state and national licenses in her field of Occupational Therapy.
Rachel Van Oort M.A., SLP-CFY
Rachel received her B.A. in Elementary Education from Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, Illinois in 2005. She completed a post-baccalaureate year focused on Communication Sciences and Disorders at St. Xavier University in Chicago in 2014 and graduated with her M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from the University of South Dakota in 2016. Rachel has always loved spending time with children and students of all ages. She enjoys providing one-on-one speech and language therapy in a variety of settings, working and playing alongside young children and school-aged students while helping them reach their maximum potential. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing games, reading, watching a good TV series or a movie, going for walks, cooking and baking, solving puzzles, and traveling.
Erin Faber M.S. Counseling.
Erin received her B.A. in psychology from Augustana University in 1993 and went on to earn her Master’s of Science in clinical counseling from South Dakota State University in 1995. She worked at Children’s Home Society as a clinical counselor from 1991-1998. She enjoys working with challenging children including her own four. She has worked with many types of challenging behaviors of children. She is married to Cory and helps manage and operate Theratime since 2013. She loves spending time with her family, running, reading and cooking.