Staff Bios  

The staff at Superior Therapy Services, Inc. are here because they love helping children. 

We are dedicated to the success of your child! 

 Superior's Therapy Staff:

 Master's level Speech/Language Pathologists who are licensed by the State of Florida and Certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. 

Bachelor's level Speech/Language Pathology Assistants who are licensed.

Bachelor's level Infant Toddler Developmental Specialists who are certified. 

 

(All Therapists have had a background check through the Citrus &/or Hernando County School Boards, meeting all of the government criteria under the Jessica Lundsford Act.)


 Deborah R. Campbell M.A., CCC-SLP 

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  • Licensed and Certified Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Certified in Dyslexia Testing and Treatment
  • Certified Early Interventionist (Early Steps Provider)
  • Educational Advocate: services provided under Special Education and Law Advocacy (SELA)
  • Certified in Barton Reading and Spelling Program at the Advanced Level
  • Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA) Member
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Member
  • Florida Speech-Language Hearing Association (FLASHA) Member
  • Co-Chair FLASHA Florida Medicaid Task Force
  • Board Member Florida Branch of the Learning Disabilities Association of America
  • International Dyslexia Association (IDA) Member and Provider
  • Association of Educational Therapists Member
  • Ph.D Student: University of South Florida
  • Professional Membership/Certifier: Learning Ally

 

 Debbie is the owner and president of Superior Therapy Services, Inc. and Administrator of Early Intervention Services. She has been Certified and Licensed as Speech/Language Pathologist for over 26 years.  Debbie is also a pediatric and adult Swallowing Specialist.  Deborah is a Certified Dyslexia Testing and Treatment Specialist in addition to a Certified Orton-Gillingham Barton Tutor at the advanced level.  She is a Certified Early Interventionist who specializes in birth to three-year old developmentDeborah is a provider of the Making Math Real methodology from Berkeley University.  Additional credentials include Education Advocate, whose services she provides through the Law Office of Mark Kamleiter, Special Education and Law Advocacy (SELA).  She currently is a Ph.D student at the University of South Florida: area of research - Language and Literacy.  Deborah has received training and continuing education in areas such as Lindamood Bell, Handwriting Without Tears, Sensory Integration, Special Education Law and Advocacy, Video Fluoroscopic Swallow Studies, Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing and Voice (FEES)and Adult Neurology and is a Certified Neuro-biofeedback Technician 

Deborah is married with two children.  She is passionate about the services she provides to her clients.  Deborah also works diligently to make sure that her therapists and and interventionist maintain the same integrity and quality of care that she expects of herself. 

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 Emily R. Miranda B.S., SLPA, B.A., Early Childhood Education

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  • Licensed and Certified Speech/Language Pathology Assistant
  • Certified Barton Tutor at the Advanced Level
  • Certified Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist 
  • Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologists (FLASHA) Member
  • FLASHA Committee Member - SLPA Rule Development

Emily R. Miranda, B.S.-SLPA, C-ITDS, is a Licensed and Certified Speech/Language Pathology Assistant as well as a Certified Infant-Toddler Development Specialist for Early Steps of Florida.

Emily is originally from Savannah, Georgia area (Go Braves!).  She graduated from the University of Central Florida with two Bachelor's degrees: Early Childhood Education and Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Emily has worked as a Licensed and Certified SLPA for 13 years and has been a provider for Early Steps as an Infant-Toddler Development Specialist since May 2014.  Emily has worked for Superior Therapy Services, Inc. since November 2005.  

Emily has been an active member of the Florida Speech-Language Hearing Association since 2006.  In 2017, she was asked to join the FLASHA Committee that is working on the new rule being developed for SLPA supervision.

Emily is married with two sons. She is currently attending graduate school to attain her Master's degree in Developmental Disabilities. Emily enjoys working most with children under the age of three and children on the Autism Spectrum.

She desires to make a difference in the lives of children with special needs, especially children with communication disorders. 

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Tia Cuyler B.S., SLPA

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  • Licensed Speech/Language Pathology Assistant
  • Barton Tutor at the Advanced Level
  • Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist
  • Early Interventionist Specialist
  • Member of SLPA Guideline Committee

 

 

 

Tia M. is originally from Jacksonville, Florida.  She moved to Orlando, Florida to acquire formal education in Communicative Disorders at University of Central Florida.  Tia has been working directly with children, providing speech/language services, but not limited to, since 2004. She has worked as a Speech Therapist in both Duval and Orange County School Districts. She is and has been a Licensed Speech/Language Pathology Assistant and an Advanced Level Certified Barton Tutor at Superior Therapy Services Inc. since 2007. She also serves the birth to 3-year community through the Early Steps Program.  Her passion and innate ability to work closely with special need children and their families allows her to analyze the situation well enough to provide effective techniques that are both individualized and strategic. She takes pride in her work and continues to strive to make "the difference" with her kids.

 


 Teri Nosbisch-Bailey M.S., CCC-SLP

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  • Licensed and Certified Speech/Language Pathologist

  • Certified in Dyslexia Treatment with the Barton Reading & Spelling Program at the Advanced Level

  • American Speech-Language- Hearing Association (ASHA) Member

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    Teri is a Licensed and Certified Speech/Language Pathologist. She graduated from SUNY at Fredonia with her Master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Teri has been a practicing Speech/Language Pathologist since 1997 and has worked at Superior Therapy Services, Inc. since 2004.

     


    Amanda Sanchez B.A., SLPA

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    • Licensed Speech/Language Pathology Assistant
    • Certified Barton Tutor
    • Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist
    • Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologists (FLASHA) Member

     

    Amanda Sanchez, B.A., SLP-A is a licensed and certified speech-language pathology assistant (SLPA), infant-toddler developmental specialist (ITDS) and a certified dyslexia treatment provider. Amanda is an active member of the Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologists (FLASHA).  She, along with Emily and Tia, assisted Deborah Campbell in creating the presentation for the Florida licensure board, advocating for SLPA supervision licensing changes.

    Amanda is married with children. She was born and raised in Florida and attended the University of South Florida for her undergraduate degree.  Amanda is currently working in a graduate program for her Master's in Communication Sciences and Disorders as a Speech/Language Pathologist. 

     

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     Christina Lee M.S., CCC-SLP
     
     
     
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    • Licensed and Certified Speech/Language Pathologist
    • Certified in Barton Reading and Spelling Program at the Advanced Level
    • Certified Dyslexia Treatment Specialist
    • VitalStim Therapy Provider
     
     
     
     
     Christina is a two time graduate of Florida State University, with a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Christina is a certified Dyslexia Treatment Specialist as well as a VitalStim therapy provider. She has clinical experience and knowledge working with children in both the school and private sector as well as working with adults and geriatric patients in skilled rehab. As of August 2018, she will be providing PRN services at the Brooksville and Crystal River location. Her full-time position is as a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist for the Hernando County Public Schools.
     

     
    Tessa Folkerts B.S., SLPA
     
     
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    • Licensed Speech/Language Pathology Assistant
    • Certified Barton Reading and Spelling System Tutor
     
     
     Tessa graduated from Central Michigan University in 2015 with her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Disorders. Tessa is a Licensed Speech/Language Pathology Assistant and a certified Barton Tutor. Tessa will be on graduate school 'sabbatical' as of August 2018 as she pursues her ongoing education in the field of speech-language pathology. She will be attending Jacksonville University to obtain her Master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Tessa will work PRN when she is home on college break. 
     
     Deborah M. Schott M.A., CCC-SLP
     
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    Deborah M. Schott, M.A., C.C.C. is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist with 39 years experience.  Deborah has been a provider for all age groups ranging in age from newborn to geriatric ; in all 
      
      
    settings including in-patient, out-patient, home care and the public schools.

     

    Deborah is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but has lived in west, central Florida since 1981. Deborah graduated from  West Virginia University (1978) and from Kent State University (1979).  She has co-authored three nationally published therapy  manuals for adults and adolescents.

    Deborah has been associated with the owner/president of Superior Therapy Services initially since 1995 as her clinical fellowship supervisor.  In the years following, they have remained  in contact as friends and colleagues. Deborah joined the therapy team at STS on a part-time basis in May of 2016 and full-time in June of 2017.

    Deborah lives in Spring Hill with her husband of 36 years, labradoodle Adonis, and cats Alphie & Rummy. She enjoys yoga, camping, and painting. She has 2 married sons and 1 grandson with whom she loves to spend holidays and vacations.     

     

    Erin Blom B.S., SLPA 

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    Erin Blom is a Speech Language Pathology Assistant. She joined our team at STS in June 2018. She graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2012.

     

    Erin has spent over 12 years working with children of all ages. She really enjoys working with young children and watching them grow and succeed. She is currently working on becoming an Early Steps Provider. 

     

    Paige Reid B.A., SLPA 

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    Paige graduated from University of South Florida in 2018 with a Bachlor in Communication Sciences and Disorders.  Paige is a licensed Speech/Langauge Pathology Assistan and is working towards becoming a Certified Dyslexia Tutor with the Barton Reading and Spelling Tutor. Paige previously worked as a pediatric CNA at Tampa General Hospital in the Pediatric Unit.  Paige is a member of the Florida Speech-Language  Hearing Association (FLASHA).

     

    Melanie Chacon B.A., SLPA 

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    Melanie graduated from the University of South Florida in 2018 with a Bachelor in Communication Sciences and Disorders.  She is a licensed Speech/Language Pathology Assistant. Melanie is working towards her certifcation in the Barton Reading and Spelling Program. She is a member of the Florida Speech-Language Hearing Association (FLASHA). Melanie's area of interest include language development, swallowing, ASD, and language disorders.  

     

    Joyce Chester M.A., CCC-SLP

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    Joyce Chester, M.A.,C.C.C. is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist.  Her work as a service provider varies, to mostly include the  preschool and school aged populations. As a native of Detroit, Michigan and  graduate (B.S.-1985/ M.A. -1986) of Central Michigan University  she has traveled and  resided in a number of states, which has helped to  expand her skills professionally. Joyce joined the Superior Therapy Services team in August 2017 on a part-time basis. 

     

    Joyce lives in Citrus County with her husband, and  best friend, of 32 years.  She loves spending time with family and believes that laughter and a smile is good for the soul, spirit and the atmosphere.  Their move to Florida was inspired by their 3 adult children, and 2 small grand children who she visits with as often as  possible.  

     

    Cindy Huard M.A., CCC-SLP

     

    Tiffany Sherman, Office Manager: Brooksville Location

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    You will always be greeted with a smile and hello from Tiffany Sherman, office manager at Superior Therapy at the  Brooksville location.  She has been with the company since 2013.

     

    Born and raised in Florida, Tiffany graduated in 1989.  She has practiced as a CNA and also held a dental assistant license.    Prior to starting at STS, she enjoyed being a stay at home mother for 12 years.  





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