Ashley Civello, MA, OTR
Supermom to the family. Superboss to the therapists. Superduper to the kids.
Ashley received her Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from Texas Woman’s University. Ashley also completed an advanced Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy from Texas Woman’s University, with a specialization in treating children with Emotional and Behavior Disorders. With an extensive pediatric background in inpatient, outpatient, home health and private practice, she is dedicated to providing evidence based therapy and showing effective results. Founding Theraplay in 2004, Ashley set out on a mission to provide the highest quality of occupational therapy services and superior education the the families and schools we serve. She is active in the professional community providing numerous in-services and lectures to local parent groups and schools. In addition to clinical work, Ashley previously served as an adjunct clinical instructor for pediatric coursework at the School of Occupational Therapy at TWU for seven years. She continually presents at national, state and local conferences on various topics related to occupational therapy. Ashley has served in various state board positions for the Texas Occupational Therapy Association and is an active member of the American Occupational Therapy Association. She is passionate about pediatric occupational therapy. Outside of the office, Ashley is the proud mother of two sons, Hogan and Griffin. She and her husband Sam are active members in the St. Rita and Jesuit communities in Dallas. The Civellos are die hard Longhorn fans and likely to be found watching Hogan & Griffin play baseball year round. When not at the office or a baseball field, you will likely find Ashley soaking up the rays on a beach!
Keelie Reneau, MOT, OTR
Keelie received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood from Texas Tech University. She completed her Masters in Occupational Therapy at Texas Woman’s University. Keelie has been an active staff member at Theraplay since attending graduate school and then transitioning to full time therapist in 2012. Keelie specializes in school, clinic and home health settings and has established longstanding relationships with many area private schools. Her expertise in working with children with fine and gross motor, visual motor, sensory, self-regulatory and social skill needs makes her a well-rounded and functional therapist. Keelie has been recognized as a DFW Child magazine “Mom Approved” therapist. Ask Keelie her favorite place and she’d say fishing at Lake Texoma with her husband Ryan and daughter Lucy or attending a Rangers game.
Natalie Fincannon, MOT, OTR
Natalie received her Bachelor of Science in Child Development from Texas Christian University. She completed her Master’s in Occupational Therapy at Texas Woman’s University. Natalie too was the Theraplay office assistant throughout her grad school years. After graduating with her Masters, she joined the Theraplay team in 2016. Natalie has attended numerous education courses on handwriting, motor skill development, social emotional development, behavior and self-regulation, and sensory integration. She has clinical experience in home health, private school, and private outpatient clinic settings serving children with a variety of needs. Natalie leads and assists social groups, academic camps, and handwriting camps throughout the school year and summer. She is the master of behavior strategies and is always learning new approaches to implement into her treatment sessions. Natalie works closely with parents and understands that every aspect and environment of her clients is a key part to their development. Natalie is a DFW Child magazine “Mom Approved” therapist. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, her beloved dog Nash, cooking, and making DIY projects.
Courtney Griffith, MOT, OTR
Courtney received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Texas A&M. She also completed her Masters in Occupational Therapy at Texas Woman’s University. Courtney has attended numerous workshops on handwriting, social skills and working with children with Autism. Throughout college, Courtney worked at Theraplay as assistant and came on board as an occupational therapist in 2010. She is dedicated to individualized and holistic treatment of her clients. Courtney is experienced with children of all ages and enjoys working with children in their natural environments. She is actively involved in group therapy activities at Theraplay. During her brief time in San Antonio, Courtney managed and coordinated care between occupational therapy and ABA providers for her clients. Courtney maintains professional working relationships with numerous public and private schools throughout the Dallas area. When not playing with children, Courtney is likely to be found exploring Dallas with her son, Beckett and husband, Brian. If not in Dallas, she will be found tearing up the water at Lake Kiowa with her family.
Kailey Spicer, MOT, OTR
Kailey receveid her Bachelor of Health Science from Baylor University. She completed her Master of Occupational Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine in San Antonio. Kailey has an extensive history of working in pediatric outpatient therapy. Prior to joining Theraplay in 2021, Kailey spent two years at Parkland Health & Hospital System in Dallas. Kailey has attended numerous workshops ranging from handwriting to sensory needs in children. Kailey is a ray of light in the clinic and to all of the families she serves. At Theraplay, Kailey provides clinic, school and group based services for our clients. When not wearing her occupational therapy hat, Kailey and her husband Sean are likely to be found traveling or boating with their chocolate lab Murphy at the lake!