Lynn Beard, PBSS
Lynn Beard is a “PBSS” Positive Behavior Support Specialist/” RBT” Registered Behavior Technician at the Elizabethtown location. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education and Master of Science in Exceptional Education Learning and Behaviors Disorders with Teacher Leadership endorsement. She began her career in the elementary school setting as an instructional assistant and teacher before joining the KSC team in April 2018. Lynn is married and they have two adult children along with 3 fur babies who’s the love of their lives; two boxers and miniature Yorkie!! They enjoy the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing, kayaking, playing card and board games.
Elizabethtown Clinic Manager/Positive Behavior Support Specialist
Rebecca Price, M.Ed., NCC, LPCC, LCADC, TCM, ASDCS
Rebecca is a board certified by the National Board, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Clinical Counselor in Alcohol and Drugs. She is also a certified DUI consultant and a Prime for Life instructor. Rebecca has sixteen years of experience in providing counseling services to children, adolescents and adults. Before joining Kid SpOt, she worked as a school counselor, co-owner/operator of a private practice and she previously worked at Campbellsville University where she was Director of Counseling Services and Vice Dean of Students. Rebecca's areas of interest include holistic approaches to the treatment of mental health, treatment of substance use in adolescents, children of addicts and defense of the victim.
Clinical Director of Mental Health
Jennifer is from upstate New York and when her son and daughter in law moved to Kentucky it didn't take long for her husband and herself to follow. When not working she can usually be found spending time together with her family, or her dogs. Her father and siblings are spread out in different states and traveling to see each of them is very important to her. She is looking forward to helping everyone at KSC!
Jena Ballard COTA/L
Jena is a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA/L). She has been at The Kid Spot Center since June 2012. Jena graduated from Jefferson Community and Technical College in Louisville in May 2012. She has a special training in Minds in Motion, Sensory Integration and Interactive Metronome. Jena lives in Cox's Creek with her husband, Nathan and their babies. Jena loves being outdoors, practicing canoeing, riding off-road, hunting, gardening and canning food.
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
Jennifer comes from the Central Kentucky area. She attended the University of Kentucky. She graduated in 2005 with a Bachelors of Arts in Social Work. The majority of her career has been spent providing services to children and their families in the Hardin Co. area. Jennifer has provided services to a wide range of individuals.
Jennifer enjoys helping families and children to have their best possible futures. She is always up for a conversation about new recipes or places to travel.
Targeted Case Manager
Josie Nevitt M.S OTR/L
Josie is a graduate from Spalding University and graduated with her masters degree in occupational therapy. During her fieldwork experiences, Josie fell in love with the pediatric population. She loves working with children and loves the opportunity to help them grown and reach their goals. She loves spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, and helping others.
Kerry Frantum has 7 years of experience in the health industry. She joined The Kid SpOt Center in March 2017 as a Patient Advocate. She currently lives in Elizabethtown. In her free time she enjoys all the time she can spend with her daughter and all of her daughter's activities. She also enjoys gardening and spending time away from home during the spring and summer months.
Lori Rayburn-Dehart, BCBA, LBA
Lori Rayburn-Dehart, M.Ed., BCBA, LBA, received her undergraduate degree in Business and Education from the Morehead State University. She then went on to get her Master’s and Rank 1 in Education with an emphasis in Special Education from Morehead State University. Lori also received her certification as Special Education Director from Morehead State University. Lori began her career as a special education teacher and later as a Behavior Consultant working with school districts. In 2012 Lori became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and in 2015 a Kentucky Licensed Behavior Analyst (LBA). Lori began working as Supervising BCBA with The KidSpOt Center in 2016. Her mission is to assist all kids in living a happy, healthy and successful life.
Board Certified Behavior Analyst
Lydia Flowers MSW
Lydia is a PBS/RBT from Sheperdsville, Kentucky. She has worked as a RBT for two years prior to joining KSC. Before being a RBT she worked in the foster care system for two years as a foster parent supervisor. She received her bachelors and masters degrees from Campbellsville University. She is super excited to work with a team of positive and uplifting individuals. On a personal level she loves to read, travel, and spend time with her family and friends. She has a passion to work with kids and to see them learn and grow to their full potential!
Patiricia Elliott, PBSS
Patricia loves to teach and help people. She is a certified regular and special education teacher of 29 years. She received her Bachelor's of Science at Murray State University and her Master's in Counseling at Western Kentucky University. She has a life long commitment to helping those in need overcome obstacles and challenges. In her free time, she love spending time with her kids and pets. She also enjoys photography and the outdoors.
Positive Behavior Support Specialist
Moriah Frederick, M.S. CCC-SLP
Moriah is a Speech and Language Pathologist employed at The Kid Spot Center since June 2017. Moriah received her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Western Kentucky University. Moriah is certified in The Hanen: More Than Words program. She enjoys doing ministry with her husband, mission work, playing music, and spending time with her family. She believes all children communicate and finding the best way for them to do so is her calling. Her motto in life is "be the change you wish to see in the world."
Lead Therapist/ Speech-Language Pathologist
Bethany Wheatley OTR/L
Bethany is an Occupational Therapist who graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelors degree in Occupational Science and Masters in Occupational Therapy and an additional certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders. She has always loved getting to know and helping children and their families. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family and friends.
Brittney Scamihorn M.S CF-SLP
Brittney is a Speech-Language Pathologist who graduated from Western Kentucky University with her master's degree in May 2022. Brittney has always had a love for children, and she is looking forward to serving her patients and their families in the best way she can. Brittney enjoys traveling, watching movies, and spending time with her friends and family. Alos, Brittney is a huge Disney fan! She is a former cast member of Walt Disney World. Brittney hopes to continue spreading the "magic" with everyone she meets at The Kid Spot Center.
Kortney Taylor OTR/L
Kortney became an Occupational Therapist in 2020 and graduated from Spalding University. Prior to joining The Kid Spot Center, she worked with children at the YMCA after school care program for 5 years, and upon graduation worked as a pediatric therapist for one year and six months. Kortney really loves working with children and helping them grow to be their best selves. She currently lives in Louisville, KY. When Kortney is not working, she loves to roller skate and spend time with her husband.