Elizabeth Huffstutter, Psy.D.
Dr. Huffstutter received both her Master of Arts Degree (2004) and Doctorate Degree (2006) in Clinical Psychology from the Forest Institute of Professional Psychology in Springfield, MO. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral training at Royal Oaks Hospital. After her training, she continued on as the Pre-Adolescent Program Director. She has worked in various settings including private practice, community mental health, county jail, schools and hospitals. She has assessed and treated a variety of mental health diagnoses. Her clinical interest include autism spectrum disorders, childhood aggression, assessment and play therapy. In 2009, Dr. Huffstutter relocated back to her home-state of Arkansas and began her work with Miracle Kids Success Academy. She is a member of both the American Psychological Association and the Arkansas Psychological Association. When she has free time she enjoys reading, scrapbooking and spending time with her family.
Anni is a pediatric occupational therapist from Tuckerman, AR. She graduated with a BS in Health Science from the University of Central Arkansas in 2009 and graduated in 2011 with her Master’s Degree in occupational therapy from the University of Central Arkansas. She has been practicing in pediatrics for 2 years and has certifications in Therapeutic Listening and Astronaut Training Programs. Anni has been married for 6 years to her wonderful husband, Christopher. They have a son, Hudson, who is 1 1/2 years old, and a Newborn daughter, Kenadi. In her spare time, Anni enjoys playing with her son and daughter, spending time with family, reading and going to church and the beach.
Jamy is an occupational therapist from Pleasant Plains, Arkansas. She graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with her Bachelor’s in Health Science in 2010 and her Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy degree in 2013. Jamy has volunteered and worked with several different organizations focusing on children and young adults with a variety of diagnoses and enjoys working specifically with the pediatric population. She is newly married to Roger. In their spare time, they enjoy traveling, spending time outdoors, and spending time with family.
A native of Jonesboro, Tara graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a Bachelor’s in Health Science in 2011 and Master’s Degree in occupational therapy in 2013. Tara has worked with children from birth to 18 years of age and enjoys working with a variety of disorders and learning new methods of treatment. In her free time, Tara loves biking, running, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
Ritchie Neely graduated with a Bachelor’s in occupational therapy from the Philippines in 1996. She has been in Arkansas since 2005 and completed her Master’s in occupatonal therapy from Boston University in 2008. She is married and has one dog. She has more than 10 years of experience with chidren. Her experience ranges from working as a pediatric clinical coordinator, a special education teacher, a coordinator to mainstream children with special needs in regular schools, and a school- and clinical-based occupational therapist. She is certified in Interactive Metronome, Therapeutic Listening and Astronaut Protocol as treatment modalities. She and her husband love to travel, and are food adventurers, occasional environmentalists and weekend trip goers when they can.
Andrea is an occupational therapist from Jonesboro, AR. She graduated with a Master’s degree in Occupational therapy from the University of Central Arkansas. She has been practicing in the area of pediatrics since she graduated in 2007. Andrea went on to receive her certification in Sensory Integration and is currently one of 11 certified therapists in the state. She has experience working with kids with Autism, Sensory Processing Disorders, Asperger’s, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Developmental Delays, and a wide range of other diagnoses. Andrea is married; Her husband’s name is Adam. Andrea has a daughter which she spends most of her free time with. Any other time outside of her family is spent running, bicycling, at church activities, or spending time with friends and family.
Megan is a pediatric physical therapist from Jonesboro, AR. She graduated from Arkansas State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology in 2006 and Master’s in Physical Therapy in 2008. Since graduation, she has worked with varying pediatric diagnosis, Spinal Cord Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Down’s Syndrome, Traumatic Brain Injury, Muscular Dystrophy, and has had the most experience with children with Asberger’s and children with Autism. Megan loves serving the pediatric population, has great passion for the field, and enjoys being part of the “team” approach that gives the children the opportunity to reach their goals. In her free time she enjoys biking, running, and spending time with her husband.
Caleb graduated with his Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from Arkansas State University in 2009 and with his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2012. Caleb lives in Jonesboro with Kari, his amazing wife of three years. He enjoys playing music, wood working, building computers and spending time with his five nieces and nephews.
Shanda has been a practicing physical therapist since 1999 and has worked in acute care, outpatient, schools and pediatric day facilities seeing a variety of patients with several differential diagnoses. Since completing physical therapy school at the University of Central Arkansas, Shanda has lived in Jonesboro with her husband and two children. She enjoys running, bible study, and traveling to baseball and tennis tournaments with her family.
Wendi graduated from Arkansas State University with a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy in 2007. Since graduation, she has worked with children in a variety of settings which include day treatment centers, day cares, schools, homes and outpatient clinics. She has treated multiple diagnoses including developmental delay, Cerebral Palsy, Down’s Syndrome, traumatic brain injury, spinal muscular atrophy, Muscular Dystrophy, Autism, Spina Bifida and Torticollis. She has attended sensory integration and aquatic therapy courses over the past several years. She loves the reward of working with children and their families. She is married and has three awesome little boys that she loves making memories with.
Amanda has been working with children for over 10 years and loves seeing them progress and develop new skills. She received her undergraduate and Master’s degrees from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, Spencer and Sophie Rose.
Laura is a wife, mother of one and a speech-language pathologist. She received her Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree from Arkansas State University. She has worked in the pediatric field since 2004. She really enjoys working with children and their families. She enjoys seeing her children make progress and have fun during therapy.
Suzanne Roach is a wife, mother of one and a speech language pathologist. She received her Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree from Arkansas State University. She has worked in the pediatric field since 2001. She truly enjoys working with children. She believes early intervention makes a difference in their lives.
Stacy has been blessed to work with children who have special needs for 12 years, primarily working in the area of early intervention and education. She received her Master’s degree in Communication Disorders from Arkansas State University in 1999. Each and every kiddo that she has the opportunity to work with adds a dose of happy to her life. She has three rowdy children at home that keep her very busy, but in her rare spare time she enjoys reading, scrapbooking and gardening.
Ashley received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees at the University of Central Arkansas. She is a recent graduate and has started her career working in the pediatric setting. She has an undeniable passion for her job and loves working with children. She has worked with children from birth to 16 years of age with a wide range of severity. She has treated a variety of diagnoses including, but not limited to, autism, dysphagia, articulation disorders, hearing deficits and developmental delays. In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her wonderful family and friends. She looks forward to her experience at Miracle Kids and learning new methods of treatment.
Alyssa graduated from Missouri State University with a Master’s of Science in Communication Disorders in 2010. Since graduation, she has worked with children birth to 10 years of age in school and preschool settings as well as adults in acute care and rehabilitation settings. She has treated a variety of diagnoses including, but not limited to, developmental delay, autism, dysphagia, and articulation disorders. Alyssa enjoys working with a variety of disorders and learning new methods of treatment.