Debbie Svenningson

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Debbie has spent the last 10 years working for a prosecuting attorney for the State of North Dakota.  During that time, she ran for an elected position as a County Commissioner and became the first female County Commissioner for Burke County.  She is still a City Auditor for a small town in NE North Dakota.  Debbie has 5 children, 2…

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Mary Ellingson, MS CFY-SLP

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Mary graduated from Minot State University with a Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology in 2021. Her professional areas of interest include language development, social aspects, children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, assistive and augmentative communication (AAC), children with intellectual disabilities, and children with articulation/phonological disorders. Mary utilizes structured activities to facilitate play-based therapy in order to teach children new…

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Kelly Kasper, CFY-SLP

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Kelly received her Master’s of Science in Speech Language Pathology from Minot State University in 2021. Her professional interests include language development, speech-sound disorders, and childhood apraxia of speech. Kelly has a passion for play-based therapy to make sessions motivating and promote the generalization of skills. Kelly was born and raised in Minot and is excited to be a part…

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Hayley Carlson, DPT

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Hayley attended the University of Mary where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science in 2018 and her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2021. Hayley’s previous experience includes fieldwork in outpatient pediatrics, school-based therapy, and rural outpatient and inpatient therapy. Hayley’s professional interests include working with children with neurological conditions, orthopedic issues, and gross motor delays. Hayley is…

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Madison Kossan, MS CFY-SLP

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Madison received her Master’s of Science in Speech-Language Pathology at Minot State University in 2021. Her professional interests include autism, early language development, infant feeding, and Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC). She loves working with kids and strives for a positive, fun, environment that helps kids reach their full potential. Madison was born and raised in Minot and is super excited…

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Kellie Kvislen, M/OTRL

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Kellie received her Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Mary in 2019. Kellie’s previous experience includes fieldwork in outpatient pediatrics and skilled nursing facility settings. Kellie has a passion for working with kids and was excited to join the Red Door team! Kellie’s professional interests include sensory integration, self-care, and the SOS approach to feeding. Kellie is…

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Seriann Swiontek, DPT

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Seriann attended the University of Mary where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training in 2017 and her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2020. Seriann’s previous experience includes fieldwork in the rural outpatient setting, men’s and women's health, NICU/acute care childrens, and children’s outpatient and bowel/bladder program. Seriann’s professional interests include working on biking skills and pediatric orthopedics.…

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Karlie Froseth, M/OTRL

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Karlie attended the University of North Dakota where she received her Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy in 2020. Karlie’s previous experience includes fieldwork in acute patient rehab, pediatric outpatient rehab, and the school system. Karlie’s professional interests include working on sensory integration and self-care skills. Karlie has a passion for working with children and is super excited to be on…

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Amanda Weisz, PTA (Licensed Assistant)

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Amanda received her Associates of Applied Science as a Physical Therapy Assistant from Lakes Area Technical Institute in 2016. Amanda’s professional interests include working with children to develop gross motor skills that address delays and neurological disorders. She loves the joy that comes from working with kids and making therapy a fun experience for everyone. Amanda is originally from Wahpeton,…

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Alexis Hanson, MS, SLP

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Lexi received her Master’s of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Minot State University in 2019. She obtained her Bachelors of Science in Communication Disorders from Saint Cloud State University in 2017. Lexi’s professional interests include language development, speech-sound disorders, and anything related to Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). She loves working with kids and enjoys guiding and supporting kids with…

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