Meet Our Team
Mrs. Mariana Walker, M.S., CCC-SLP, is the passionate owner of Fitly Spoken, LLC. Mrs. Walker earned a Bachelor and Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University. She is licensed by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) as well as the Georgia State Board of Examiners. Mrs. Walker has worked in a variety of settings and has gained specialized experience in diagnosing and treating patients with multiple medical diagnoses. The desire to effectively treat her patients has driven Mrs. Walker to receive specialized training in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). She is also LAMP certified.
Mrs. Walker’s energetic personality is what draws the patients and their families into the enjoyment of services provided by their therapist. However, her communication, creativity, passion, and ability to develop a personal relationship and individual plans of care with the patients and their families is what creates the proven success of her clients. She is an avid believer that “We learn to communicate, then we communicate to learn”! Mrs. Walker enjoys shopping, traveling, and quality time spent with the people she loves.
Robine, a native of Mississippi, received a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences from Jackson State University. She furthered her studies at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at Little Rock, earning a Masters of Communication Disorders.
Robine holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a board Certified Autism Specialist. She also provides feeding therapy. Her 29+ years of clinical experience stateside and abroad includes work in rehabilitation hospitals, long term care facilities, home health, public schools, early intervention and private practice.
Robine always wanted to work in a career that served and nurtured others. She enjoys meeting and making a positive impact in the lives of her clients. She is married with four young adult children and two grandchildren. Hobbies include spending time with family, cooking, reading, traveling and genealogy.
Debrienne is a licensed, ASHA certified Speech Language Pathologist in the state of Georgia. She received her B.S. in Child Development from Vanderbilt University. She also attended University of Tennessee at Knoxville and obtained an M.S. in Child and Family Studies. After a few years, she decided Speech Language Pathology was the perfect fit for her because of the combination of both medicine and education. She made a career change and attended the University of West Georgia to obtain an M.Ed in Speech Language Pathology .
She has experience with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, auditory processing deficits, receptive and/or expressive language delays, articulation/phonological disorders, fluency disorders, and other co-morbid medically complex disorders. She loves the opportunity to help children find their voice! She enjoys traveling, decorating, attending festivals and live music events and trying new restaurants in her spare time.
Speech Language Pathologist specializing in pediatric speech therapy and serving children with hearing impairments. She is licensed by the state of Georgia and has her Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. She enjoys spending time with family, hiking, and camping.
Patricia received her Bachelor's of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Grand Valley State University, which is located in her home state of Michigan. She then went on to receive her Master's of Science in Speech Language Pathology from Nova Southeastern University. She is a certified member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is licensed to practice in the states of Georgia and California.
Having worked in both rural and urban areas, Patricia has had the privilege of providing high quality speech-language therapy services to individuals across the lifespan. She has worked in a variety of settings including, school, private practice, home health, and acute care hospitals. Patricia has enjoyed opportunities to be involved in the care of individuals with a variety of baseline diagnosis's, including, but not limited to: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Dysphagia, Down Syndrome, Fluency Disorder, Language Delay, Aphasia, Articulation/Phonology Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, Attention Deficit, and Deaf/Hard of Hearing. When she's not busy providing person-centered care, you can find her working in her garden, playing with her cats, enjoying a hike, or riding her bike.
I am a daughter, wife, mother and my favorite,” Grandmother”.
My passion is helping people. I enjoy connecting with people and being a blessing.
I enjoy cooking, baking, reading but my favorite thing is spending time and making memories with my family.
I have worked in many areas but I enjoy the areas that allow me to help people, one on one.
Brenda is a native of Paterson, New Jersey and resides in Stone Mountain Georgia. She attended Berkeley College majoring in Business Administration. She has 32 plus years of administrative experience in healthcare. She loves people and believes a smile can brighten up a person’s day and heart. She enjoys serving the community and making a difference in people's lives. She is a breath of fresh air and ray of sunshine to our facility.