Meet our Therapists and Staff

TheraKids Staff, August 2017

We would like to introduce our therapists and staff. We have provided a brief overview of each therapist at our office. We also have included some pictures of the therapists and staff members at TheraKids.


Elon Bruner, M.A., CCC Elon Bruner

Speech-Language Pathologist -

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Elon is a clinical Speech-Language Pathologist specializing in pediatrics. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and the Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (FLASHA). Elon received a Master of Arts degree from the University of Central Florida in 1997. She is the owner and the lead therapist at TheraKids, Inc. Elon previously worked at the University of Florida Speech and Hearing Center at Shands Hospital for five years as a clinical faculty member. However, she felt a desire to assist in the community in which she called "home." Therefore, in 2002, Elon established TheraKids, Inc. here in Ocala.


Kelsey Cannady


Kelsey Cannady, M.A., CCC

Speech-Language Pathologist -

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Kelsey is a clinical Speech-Language Pathologist specializing in pediatrics. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Kelsey received a Master of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Florida in 2010. She began her internship here in January of 2010 and now works as a Master's level clinician. Kelsey has an interest in the field of Alternative Augmentative Communication and the use of both high and low tech communication devices.


Emily Groves


Emily Groves, M.A., CCC

Speech-Language Pathologist -

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Emily is a clinical Speech-Language Pathologist specializing in pediatrics. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Emily received her Master of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Central Florida in 2015. Before returning to her hometown of Ocala to serve the community she calls home, she received an extensive clinical education at Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital which cultivated her love for kids, their families and helping them reach their full potential


Melissa Singletary


Melissa Singletary, B.A. 

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant-

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Melissa Singletary is a clinical Speech-Language Pathology Assistant specializing in pediatrics. Melissa received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders from the University of Florida in 2010. She previously worked for two years within the Alachua County School System with children who have language, speech, reading, writing, and cognitive needs.


Priscilla Trivino


Priscilla Trivino, B.A. 

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant-

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Priscilla Trivino is a clinical Speech-Language Pathology Assistant specializing in pediatrics. Priscilla received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of South Florida in 2012. She previously worked at Beth Ingram Therapy Services for two years in a clinical and school based setting.



Yancey Reeder


Yancey Reeder, B.A. 

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant-

Yancey Reeder is a clinical Speech-Language Pathology Assistant specializing in pediatrics.  Yancey received a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Science and Disorders from Florida State University in 2017.






Nikki Scott



Nikki Scott

Administrative Assistant

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Harry Bruner


Harry Bruner

Office Manager/Owner

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