Occupational Therapy Department
Wendy Jarvis, OTR/L
Wendy received her bachelors degree in occupational therapy from the University of Central Arkansas in 1992. She has worked in acute care at Washington Regional Medical Center, a local public school system, and a local outpatient pediatric therapy clinic. Wendy founded Jarvis Pediatric Therapy in March 2005. She is the current owner and continues to treat children while managing the clinic. Wendy loves making various fun and creative obstacle courses with her clients.
Luke Hill, OTR/L
Occupational Therapist/OT Supervisor
Luke graduated from the University of Central Arkansas in 2009 with a master’s degree in occupational therapy. Prior to graduation, Luke completed extended internships at a pediatric outpatient clinic in Greenbrier, AR and Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton, as well as a two week internship at Jarvis Pediatric Therapy. Luke joined the team at Jarvis Pediatric Therapy as an occupational therapist in August 2009. You can frequently find Luke working with the children on eye hand coordination through sports such as basketball or baseball.
Abby Doohan, OTR/L
Abby graduated from UCA in Conway, Arkansas in 2015 with a master's degree of occupational therapy. Prior to graduation, Abby completed clinical rotations POST in Rogers and at Health South in Fayetteville. Abby also completed a 1 week clinical rotation at Jarvis in 2015. She joined the Jarvis team in February of 2016 after passing her certification examination. Abby can frequently be seen in the sensory gym challenging a child by utilizing many senses at once.
Robyn Gravatt, COTA
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Robyn graduated from Brown Mackie College in 2012 with an associate’s degree as an occupational therapy assistant. After graduation she worked for one year at a skilled nursing facility in Missouri before joining the Jarvis Pediatric Therapy team in July of 2014. Prior to graduation Robyn completed her clinical rotation at both an outpatient therapy facility and a skilled nursing facility. Robyn most enjoys working with the children to develop their handwriting skills for school success.
Jacob Schenk, COTA
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Jacob graduated from Arkansas Tech University in 2015 with an associate's degree as an occupational therapy assistant. Jacob completed a 2 month clinical rotation at Jarvis Pediatric Therapy in the summer of 2015. He also completed a clinical at the Inpatient Rehabilitation wing of Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith, AR. Jacob joined the Jarvis team in March 2016. Jacob likes completing various activities that address auditory processing.
Physical Therapy Department
Amanda Myers, PT/DPT
Physical Therapist/PT Supervisor
Amanda graduated from SBU in Bolivar, Missouri with a doctorate of physical therapy in 2011. After graduation, Amanda worked at a skilled nursing facility in Northwest Arkansas for 4 years; however decided her passion was for children. She was a part-time physical therapist for All About Kids in Springdale. Amanda joined the Jarvis team in January 2016 and enjoys focusing therapy on optimizing a child's ability to function in the environment. She loves to see the smile on children's faces when they meet a goal, no matter what size.
Erin Baggett, PT/DPT
Erin graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy, in 2016. While obtaining her doctorate, Erin gained experience working with individuals in multiple settings including outpatient orthopedic clinics, an outpatient pediatric clinic, behavioral hospitals, Arkansas School for the Blind, Northwest Medical Centers inpatient rehab unity, and in acute care at the VA Hospital in Little Rock. Erin joined the Jarvis team in September, 2016. She loves to create a fun and engaging environment to help kids grow and reach their full potential.
Debbie Harmon, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Debbie graduated from Carl Albert State College in 2011 with an associates degree as a physical therapist assistant and joined Jarvis Pediatric Therapy in September 2011. Prior to graduation she completed internships at a local pediatric outpatient clinic and local long term care center. You will often find Debbie engaging her clients in a variety of fun and challenging obstacle courses.
Stephanie Haynie, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Stephanie completed her associates degree from Northwest Arkansas Community College as a physical therapist assistant in 2007. Prior to graduation, Stephanie did internships at a local hospital, and an outpatient facility. After graduation, she worked for 3 years in a local outpatient physical therapy clinic before joining Jarvis Pediatric Therapy in 2010. Stephanie loves engaging her clients in a variety of running and skipping activities, as well as helping children learn to walk!
Speech Therapy Department
Janea Darby, M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist/ST Supervisor
Janea graduated with honors from Northeastern State University in 2010 with a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. She is licensed by the state and nationally certified by ASHA. She has almost eight years of experience in a variety of different settings and locations working with a variety of different disorders and backgrounds. She has worked in the Chicagoland area serving children birth to three in the early intervention program out of their homes. She has also worked with elementary school aged children in Oklahoma. She specializes in feeding therapy and has a passion for the use of sign language and AAC to facilitate a functional communication system for non-verbal children. Mrs. Janea relocated to northwest Arkansas in December of 2014 to join the Jarvis Pediatric Therapy team and head up their new speech department .
Hope Freel, M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
Hope graduated from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, OK in 2014 with a Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. She attended Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, AR from 2008- 2012 where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders and a minor in Education. She gained experience during her internships at Jones Therapy Services and Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehab Hospital in Nashville, TN. She has worked with individuals across the life span with a variety of disorders. Hope spent three years working with children at Jones Therapy Services in Nashville, TN. She went on to work in a Skilled Nursing Facility in Reno, NV. She currently works at Lakeside Junior High School. Hope has special interests in working with children with language disorders, hearing impairment, and developmental delays. When she isn’t at the office, you can find her in the woods, on the water, or in the snow. She is currently planning her wedding for May 2018. Hope is excited to join the Jarvis team and help kids reach their full potential.
Carma Corzine, M.S. CCC-SLP
Carma graduated from University of Central Arkansas in August 2014 with a Masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Carma moved back to NWA for her graduate clinical internships and then started her career. She is joining Jarvis with over three years of experience working with children of all ages in an outpatient care setting. She loves working with kids with all types of needs but is especially interested in language, literacy and bilingual therapy. When she is not working, Carma enjoys traveling, being outdoors, and playing with her dog, Elko!
Sophie Simon, M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
Sophie graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2012 with a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. She also attended the University of Arkansas from 2006-2010 where she got her bachelor's degree in Communication Disorders with a Minor in Spanish. She has worked the past six years at Children's Therapy T.E.A.M. in Fayetteville and Bentonville, serving children birth to 21 with varying disorders and providing therapy for English and Spanish speakers. She also has experience working internationally, serving special needs children in orphanages in Ukraine, Guatemala, and China. Her caseload has always had a wide range of diagnoses, but has a desire to work with children with autism and social language disorders, dysarthria, and dyslexia. She also has a new found love in AAC and helping children find their voices. Sophie is a Fayetteville/Northwest Arkansas native; she's always heard wonderful things about Jarvis Pediatric Clinic, and is excited to join their team. When she is not at the clinic, you will most likely find her at her Crossfit gym, either coaching classes or competing against her husband!
Sandra graduated with honors from DeVry University in 2015 with an Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology. Sandra enjoys interacting with the families of the clients served by Jarvis Pediatric Therapy and helping them to navigate the various therapy and community services they need. Sandra became part of the Jarvis Pediatric Therapy team in July 2015