Springfield Pediatric Therapy is a pediatric outpatient facility with a dedicated team of therapists who work together to enhance your child’s total development. Our team is committed to providing the best quality of care for our patients. Our facility is “kid” friendly and offers a stress-free environment to the parents while their children receive the finest medical treatment. Springfield Pediatric Therapy is proud to offer feeding therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech language/oral motor therapy to children from birth to 21.
Meet The Staff
Erin B. Cobb
Clinic Owner, Director, & OTR/L
Erin Cobb, OTR/L is a pediatric occupational therapist with more than 10 years of experience working with children in a variety of settings including home health, preschool and outpatient facilities. With a strong desire to help children and families in the under-served areas north of Nashville, Erin opened Springfield Pediatric Therapy in September 2009. Erin has training in feeding difficulties, fine motor/handwriting difficulties, and sensory integration. Erin is certified in the SOS (Sensory Oral Sequential) feeding method and iLs (Integrated Listening Systems). Erin lives in Springfield with her husband and 2 sons. “It is my hope to be a light in the lives of the children and families that I serve.”
Dr. Chasiti Chandler
Dr. Chasiti Chandler, PT, DPT graduated from Tennessee State University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program in May 2018. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from East Tennessee State University in 2013. Chasiti has had a strong passion for working in pediatrics since she decided to become a physical therapist 9 years ago and is working toward becoming a Board Certified Pediatric Specialist. Chasiti and her husband, Brent, live in Hendersonville, TN. They have one black cat named Cash, after Johnny Cash and Chasitis’ lucky number is 13. She and her husband love everything Disney! Chasiti says her favorite Disney character is Mickey Mouse, especially when he has his sorcerer’s hat on! Chasiti and Brent love taking annual trips to Disney World to visit Mickey and the gang!
Katie McMahan, COTA/L graduated from Nashville State Community College and has over 10 years of experience as an Occupational Therapy Assistant. She has worked in a variety of settings including long term care facilities and home health care, but found her passion in pediatrics. Katie is certified in SOS Approach to Feeding (Sequential Oral Sensory), as well as iLs (Integrated Listening System). Katie lives in Coopertown with her husband and son. She enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Christine Strachan, COTA/L graduated from Green River Community College in Auburn, WA in August 2008. She has worked in a variety of settings including home health care, skilled nursing facilities and pediatrics. Christine is certified in iLs (Integrated Listening Systems) and has specific training in sensory integration techniques using Brainworks. She lives in Clarksville with her husband and step-daughter and enjoys spending time serving as the coordinator for the program for children with special needs at her local church.
billing & Credentialing Manager
Denise Thompson has been the billing and credentialing manager at Springfield Pediatric Therapy since 2012. She has been working in the medical billing field since 1985. Denise lives in Ashland City with her husband Billy. They have 2 children and 5 wonderful grandchildren. Denise is raising her grandson who has special needs, giving her a passion and empathy for the families that she serves at Springfield Pediatric Therapy.
Karen Lincoln is a life-long resident of Springfield. She has been the office manager at Springfield Pediatric Therapy since its opening in 2009. Karen has been married to her husband Ben for 28 years. She has 3 children and 2 grandchildren. Karen loves spending time with her grandkids, riding bikes, walking and scrapbooking.
Andrea Wing has been the office assistant at Springfield Pediatric Therapy since September 2014. 12 years ago, Andrea married her college sweetheart and moved to Springfield. They have 2 beautiful children, Jocelyn (9) and Garrett (8).
Kelsey Rowe, MS CF-SLP graduated with her masters in speech-language pathology from Western KY University in 2017. She has been specializing in pediatrics since graduation and is passionate about helping children learn and grow. Kelsey has experience working with children in both outpatient and school settings. Kelsey has experience working with augmentative assistive communication devices, fluency, sign language and children with autism. She lives in Russelville with her husband and son and enjoys spending time outdoors.
Patient Care Coordinator
Christina Vasquez-Lindahl, PCC worked as a part time translator here at Springfield Pediatric Therapy before transitioning into the role of Patient Care Coordinator. She studied child development and psychology before entering the military. Through her studies, she has always known that she wanted to work with children and their families. As a wife and mother of 6, advocacy for children has always been a passion of hers. Her role as patient care coordinator fulfills this passion by allowing her to build connections between a variety of providers to ensure the patients are receiving the services they need. Christina enjoys building personal relationships and bridging the gap for Spanish speaking families through her translation services. Christina’s life is fulfilled with family, friends, church and her kids’ activities!