Allison Kron, B.Ed.

Reading Tutor

Elementary Education Teacher

Child's Nature, LLC Pediatric Therapy Services

Carrie Kerr, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Clinical Director

Child Advocate

Jennifer Wolf

Office Manager

Carrie Kerr, MS, CCC-SLP

Carrie is a speech-language pathologist and the owner of Child's Nature, LLC.  She received her Bachelor's degree from Illinois State University in 1996 and her Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Illinois State University in December of 1997. She holds a Certificate in Clinical Competence from ASHA. She also holds a current Illinois License in Speech-Language Pathology, an Illinois Type 73 teaching certificate, and is a certified Early Intervention provider and evaluator. She has a great variety of experience working with children and families with special needs. At her core is being an advocate for children so that they can grow, learn, communicate and play. 

Specific areas of interest include augmentative-alternative communication, language development and disorders, and parent-child advocacy. Carrie is the recipient of the Outstanding Professional Award from the Peoria Regional Chapter of the Autism Society of America, is a 25 Women in Leadership Recipient, and has received specialty certification for improving language and communication skills in nonverbal children. Carrie has presented at international, national, and state level conferences as an expert in Augmentative-Alternative Communication as well as Language Development and Disorders.

Specialties: Augmentative Communication evaluation and therapy, Assessment and intervention of speech and language disorders; genetic disorders; neurological disorders; developmental disorders; Autism; Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP)  certified; PROMPT trained; trained for Melodic Intonation Therapy in children with Autism; Kaufman trained; early intervention credentialed evaluator and therapist.

Personal interests: Mountain biking, kayaking, homesteading, quilting, cooking, hiking, and playing outside with kids.

Hailee Kaleta, LBSI

Hailee is a learning behavior specialist with a degree in special education with early childhood certification from Bradley University.  Hailee graduated from Bradley in December, 2016. She has worked with a variety of schools, classrooms, and students throughout her experience at Bradley. She began volunteering for Child's Nature in the summer of 2016 after a class project with the early intervention language group and later joined us as a Developmental Therapist upon gaining her certification. Hailee's mission is to grow, maintain, and support learning in all aspects of a child's life.

Specific areas of interest are parent-child advocacy, developmental delays, child led play, and incorporating a natural setting for children to learn.

Personal interests: Calligraphy, sign language, biking, cooking, photography, soccer, traveling, and being outside as much as I can. 

Allison Kron, B.Ed.

Allison helped us launch our reading intervention program. She uses her experience as an elementary school teacher to implement student-tailored reading programs for struggling readers. Allison is a natural teacher, enthusiastic about and committed to the success of each individual student!

Personal Interests: When Allison is not teaching or tutoring, she enjoys reading, camping with her family and leading the youth ministry at her church.

Our Support Staff

Occupational Therapy referred to Play Well Pediatric Therapy Services, LLC, our onsite therapy partner.

Our Therapists

Speech Language Pathologists on our team serving both children and adults through MAACA

Jennifer Wolf

Jennifer is the behind-the-scenes office manager and billing specialist. She works through all of the details with insurance to ensure your child receives the services they need. Jenn is the mom of three children, one of whom has gone through the early intervention program. She has a huge interest in parent-child advocacy and working towards the common goal of helping a child with their needs. Jennifer is involved in advocating for the rights of children in the public school system. She believes no one knows their child better than the parent and that, with the right information and tools, parents are the best advocates a child can have.

Personal Interests: Camping, Fishing, Reading, and spending time outdoors with her children while exploring all nature has to offer.

Erin Fabish, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist

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Hailee Kaleta, LBSI

Developmental Therapist

Special Education Teacher