Our Therapists

Alyson Reves
aly pic 1Alyson Pennington Reves graduated from Abilene Christian University in May of 2001 with a Bachelor of Science Degree and in 2003 with a Master of Science Degree for Communication Disorders. She began working in the fall of 2003 in the public schools as a SLP-CFY. Alyson was licensed as a Texas SLP in 2004 and received a Certificate of Clinical Competence by the American Speech and Hearing Association to practice speech-language pathology independently. Alyson has worked for various school districts, in pediatric home health, has co-owned Trinity Therapeutic Resources, a clinic providing OT, PT, and ST and has worked in adult home health care. She has provided feeding therapy, dysphagia management, interventions, and evaluations for CAS (Childhood Apraxia of Speech).

In 2005, Alyson started Lonestar Speech Therapy, PLLC, a contract speech therapy company primarily working with home health agencies and public schools. Lonestar Speech Therapy, PLLC employs contract SLP- Assistants and Speech-Language Pathologists. The company has previously partnered with Abilene Christian University to provide internships for graduate students. Many students from Baylor University, Texas Women’s University, and Harding University have job shadowed Alyson or other therapists with Lonestar to gain observation and clinical practicum hours for their degrees. Lonestar Speech Therapy has assisted many therapists to receive their Assistant licenses upon graduating from bachelor level programs. 

Alyson is certified to provide Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation through Ampcare and is certified to provide Beckman Oral Motor Interventions. Alyson received the ACE Award through American Speech and Hearing Association in 2019 for completing 70 hours of continuing education within 3 years.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 Alyson was been a presenter at Texas Speech and Hearing Association convention. Continuing education and ethics training have been provided at both TSHA and Region 11 Service Center for ASHA and TSHA CEU’s with Jennifer Buhrmann, M.S., CCC-SLP, MT-BC.

Alyson believes strongly that if you have a passion and love for what you do every day, you will never work a day in your life.


 Amanda Crawford


Amanda Crawford graduated from the University of North Texas with a Bachelors Degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology where she was invited to participate as an Honors Clinician.  She specializes in treating the pediatric population at home, in their natural learning environment. Amanda now resides in Waco and treats children from Waco to Red Oak. The majority of her patients have other learning challengers such as Autism, ADD, ADHD, Emotional Disorders, and Down’s Syndrome.

 


 Amanda Dubois

Amanda Dubois began working with Lonestar Speech Therapy, PLLC in the spring of 2019 after becoming a Licensed Assistant Speech-Language Pathologist by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Texas at Arlington and is currently in a graduate distance program working towards a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology at Texas Woman’s University. Amanda is currently pursuing a certificate in Deaf and Hard of Hearing for Speech-Language Pathology. Prior to working on her master’s degree, Amanda taught 6th grade Reading 4 years at Smith Middle School and Adult Education and Literacy for 1 year. She currently has 12 hours of continuing education in LAMP Words for Life Assistive Technology for Augmentative Communication.  

Amanda is married to her high school sweetheart and they have three beautiful young children. She enjoys reading, watching movies, and hanging out with her family. 


Shanielle Henslee

Shanielle Henslee provides home health speech therapy services to children and adults in Denton and Dallas counties. She graduated from Harding University with her B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders with a minor in music. From there, she earned her master’s degree in speech-language pathology from the University of North Texas. She is licensed to practice in the state of Texas and certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Shanielle has provided therapy services in a variety of settings including clinics, outpatient voice center, skilled nursing facility, multiple schools at both the primary and secondary levels, and home health. Her passion is to partner with and empower individuals and families who are facing communication and swallowing difficulties.