About Us

Our four principal therapists, Catherine Chamberlain, Glenda Cole, Robin Strode Downing and Danielle Eckman, worked together at a preschool where our boss called us his “core four.” When we decided to open our own practice in 2012, Core4 Therapy Group seemed the perfect name!

Catherine Chamberlain

Catherine Chamberlain, a speech-language pathologist, earned her masters degree in speech-language pathology from the University of Kentucky…

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Glenda Cole

Glenda Cole, a speech-language pathologist, earned her masters degree in speech-language pathology from Eastern Kentucky University. She is certified…

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Robin Strode Downing

Robin Strode Downing, speech-language pathologist, earned her masters degree in speech-language pathology from the University of Kentucky. She is certified by…

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Danielle Eckman

Danielle Eckman, speech-language pathologist, earned her masters degree in speech-language pathology from the University of Kentucky and has been practicing…

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Laura Crawford

Laura Crawford

Laura Crawford, speech-language pathologist, earned her masters degree in speech-language pathology from the University of Kentucky and has been practicing…

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Melissa Patton

Melissa Patton

Melissa Patton, Occupational Therapist,  earned her bachelor of science in Occupational Therapy from Eastern Kentucky University and has been practicing…

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Sharrell Barnes

Sharrell Barnes

Sharrell Barnes, speech language pathologist, is a native of Williamson, WV. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and…

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Cheri Rogers

Cheri Rogers

Cheri Rogers, occupational therapist, received her Master of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy from Eastern Kentucky University and has been…

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Lynn Bryant

Lynn Bryant

Lynn Bryant, speech-language pathologist, earned her master’s degree from Purdue University (IN) and her bachelor’s from Calvin College (MI). She served a wide variety of children at Riley Hospital for Children where she worked for 7 years.   She has been trained in the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), Kaufman Speech-to-Language Protocol, Language Acquisition Through Motor Planning (LAMP), and Tobil Dynavox devices. She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed in the state of Kentucky.  

Kayla Howard

Kayla Howard, speech-language pathologist, earned her masters degree in speech-language pathology from Eastern Kentucky University. This is Kayla’s first year in practice and she will be completing her Clinical Fellowship Year under supervision by Robin Downing. At the end of this year Kayla will be certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association