Alyssa is originally from Atlanta, Ga. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia, where she majored in Early Childhood Education. After several years of teaching elementary school, she decided to get her masters degree in occupational therapy from Eastern Kentucky University. Alyssa is trained in feeding therapy, Constraint Induced Movement Therapy, and aquatic therapy. She is also certified in Interactive Metronome. Her interest include feeding mismanagement and neuromuscular disorders. When she is not working she can be found at the lake, watching college football (Go Dawgs!), and spending time with her family.