Miss Ashley


Ashley Brigeman is a licensed speech-language pathologist who brings passion and creativity to speech and language therapy sessions. She believes in providing therapy services that are individualized, functional, motivational and collaborative. Ashley is dedicated in creating meaningful relationships with her clients and their families throughout the therapeutic process. She has experience working in a variety of pediatric settings (Monarch Center for Autism, public schools and private practice), including supporting children with speech and language delays, motor planning disorders (childhood apraxia of speech), fluency disorders, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Ashley has a passion for Childhood Apraxia of speech (CAS), and is dedicated to helping those affected grow into successful, independent communicators. While in graduate school, she co-presented at the Ohio Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention on Childhood Apraxia of Speech. Since that time, she has continued her education to stay current with research supporting CAS and is recognized by Apraxia Kids.  Ashley recently attended the 2021 Apraxia Kids National Conference which is the only major conference on the speech, language, learning, and life needs of children with apraxia.

Ashley received her Master of Arts degree in Speech Language Pathology from Kent State University.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys.


Miss Liz


Elizabeth Hawley, or "Miss Liz" as her speech friends know her, is a speech-language pathologist who has a passion for working with the pediatric population.  She received her Master of Science degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, where she earned valuable experiences in the clinical, medical, and school settings.  She earned a concentration in aural re/habilitation, working with children who are deaf/hard of hearing to emphasize listening and spoken language in therapy.  She also studied under a grant focused on early intervention (0-3 years), family involvement, and literacy.

Liz has experience evaluating, planning, and implementing individualized speech/language therapy for a wide range of ages and diagnoses including but not limited to speech-sound disorders, expressive/receptive language disorders, disorders of pragmatic language, fluency disorders, and children working with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Liz believes in providing therapy that is meaningful, educational, and most importantly-FUN!  In her spare time, she loves to be active, spend time outside, and watch movies.


Miss Laurel


Laurel Barnett is a licensed occupational therapist who is passionate about providing functional and enjoyable therapy sessions to the pediatric population.  Laurel is skilled in assessing and treating the pediatric population in sensory processing, fine and visual motor skills, as well as daily living skills.  She is experienced in working with a wide range of ages, feeding development, and diagnoses including early intervention.  She provides individualized and specific occupational therapy treatments that are holistic, meaningful, and fun.  She is so happy to partner with Little Big and LOUD to focus on another facet in the development of the whole child.

She received her Master of Science degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, where she gained skills in providing purposeful occupational therapy services for all populations.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, friends and family.



Speech-Language and Occupational Therapy services provided in person at our office in Powell as well as virtually. Conveniently located within Anderson County, on the Knox County border.

105 Fellowship Ln

Powell, TN 37849

Call or Text: (865) 213-2844