Alexis attended and graduated from Texas A&M Corpus Christi for her undergrad and attended Texas Tech University for Graduate School. She has been seeing outpatient pediatrics for about a year and has a continuing interest in Pediatrics and Neuro. One day. she wants to own her own private practice one day and continue helping as many kids as possible! Alexis strives every day to the best servant of God she can be and to touch as many lives as possible! Outside of working she enjoys cross fit, volleyball, triathlons, being at the lake, anything outdoors, and spending time with Family and Friends.
Favorite Quote: “I can do all things in Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13
Grace "Gracie" is an Occupational Therapist at our Bryan Clinic. She attended The University of Tennessee Health Science Center to obtain her Occupational Therapy degree. Her clinical interests are all of the above and she loves all ages! Her main goal as an Occupational Therapist is to grow as a person/practitioner and to help shape the future in Pediatric OT.
Outside of work Gracie enjoys reading, listening to music, and traveling. She loves spending time with her husband, friends, family and her bearded dragon, Hugo! She is recently married to her high school sweetheart and just moved to Texas in July from her hometown Memphis, Tennessee.
Favorite quote: "Be the change you want to see in the World" - Mahatma Gandhi
Nathan is another one of our Speech Language Pathologist at our Bryan Location. He was born and raised 1 hour away from Portland, the Oregon coast and snow covered mountains. He attended Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon where he received his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a minor is Communication Sciences and Disorders. Following his bachelors he obtained his Masters of Science in Speech Language Pathology. He is also certified in CPR. Nathan's special area of interest within Believe Therapies is cleft lip/ palate and stuttering. His goal as a therapist here at Believe Therapies is to bring out the best communicative abilities in all those around him, which includes client's and their parents, colleagues/co-workers, employers and himself!
Outside of the clinic he enjoys tennis, coffee, talking/hanging out with his wife and friends, video games, watching YouTube videos, hiking and running.
Favorite Quote: "But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint." - Isaiah 40:31
Karen graduated from Metropolitan State University in Denver in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a minor in Special Education and an endorsement in Elementary Education. She worked as a special education teacher in the public school system for 15 years where she became interested in Speech Language Pathology. She returned to school and received a Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders and Deaf Education from Utah State University in 2016, and her Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology in August of 2019. She is currently an SLP intern.
When Karen is not working, she enjoys exercising, spending time with her 2 children and 4 grandchildren, and paper-crafting.
SLP / Senior Therapist
Angela is our SLPA at the Bryan Clinic. She graduated from TCU and obtained her BS in Communication Disorders and currently in the process at TWV-MS. She has worked in the public school for a total of 9 years and a summer at Baylor Scott & White in Brenham. Her special area of interest is in language disorders and dementia/stroke therapy. Her goal as a therapist is contribute the excellent quality of Believe Therapies and help clients realize their potential. Outside of work Angela enjoys spending time with her husband and grown children as well as researching her lands history. She has 4 dogs: Alex (Pyrenees), Ruby (Border Collie), Macy (Chocolate Lab), Abby (Lab Mix) and 2 cats: Portia (Adopted when she was 9) and Fatima (will stand on her back feet like a meerkat). Some other fun facts about Angela is that she is a licensed Mortgage Loan Officer, she had a seahorse salt water tank and also sells 30's and 40's car radio parts.
Favorite Quote: "When an eel bites your leg, and the pain makes you beg..... That's a moray."
2013 graduate of Clark State Physical Therapist Assistant Program in Springfield, Ohio, certified in Kinesiology Taping. 7 years of experience in aquatics, skilled nursing, outpatient, and pediatrics. Goals are to continue to keep my education current to provide best possible physical therapy services to my patients. Moved to Bryan, Texas in November, 2019 from Ohio with her husband, Jon, of 23 years. Outside of work she enjoys the outdoors with her husband, and spending time with 2 sons and grandson. Enjoys traveling, riding motorcycles, bicycling, hiking, kayaking, and walking our 6 dogs.
Your voice is found in quietness, you are defined in darkness. Strength is built in weakness. – unknown author