Our Staff
Mandy Oestreich, OTR/L
Occupational Therapist

Mandy Oestreich, OTR/L is the owner of Treehouse Therapy. She has been an occupational therapist since 2002 when she earned her Bachelor's of Science in Occupational Therapy at East Carolina University after attending the College of Charleston.  She has most of her experience in pediatrics.  She has a love for children and enjoys treating all diagnoses.  Her experience in pediatrics includes private practice as well as schools. Mandy has special interest in sensory processing, autism spectrum disorders, and feeding disorders. 

Julia Thornton, COTA/L is an occupational therapy assistant. She is originally from Augusta, Georgia where she earned a Bachelor's of Science in Kinesiology at Augusta University and then an Occupational Therapy Assistant Associate of Applied Technology degree at Augusta Technical College. She has experience with pediatrics in the school and outpatient settings. Her passion is pediatrics with a special interest in sensory modulation, reflex integration, and visual motor processing. 

Julia Thornton, COTA/L

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Rebekah Heath, COTA/L is an occupational therapy assistant. She is originally from Lenoir County and earned her Associate’s Degree at Pitt Community College to become an Occupational Therapy Assistant. She has a passion for serving children and has experience in outpatient pediatrics through fieldwork and in the school system. Her special interests are in developing fine motor skills, motor planning, and handwriting. She loves to explore the New Bern area and spend time with her fiancé, family, and friends. 

Rebekah Braxton, COTA/L

Occupational Therapy

Assistant

Lindsey Hines M.A.,CCC-SLP, CAS

Speech Language Pathologist  Certified Autism Specialist 

Lindsey Hines, MA CCC-SLP is a speech language pathologist who has been practicing for 15 years. She is a Certified Autism Specialist through the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards. She has worked with multiple hospitals, schools, and outpatient clinics with both inpatient and outpatients. She has extensive experience in the area of pediatrics, and has helped to develop therapy initiatives in the areas of pediatric swallowing, language, and apraxia. She has mentored and taught graduate and new SLPs in their educational journeys, and has served as a consultant with different companies.In addition, Lindsey has experience as a special education teacher, and served as the Director of Children's Ministries of her previous church. Lindsey lives with her husband and 2 children in Greenville, NC. She enjoys spending time with her family and two dogs, hiking, exploring, and relaxing. She is passionate about learning and serving the needs of the people around her. She is in hopes to finish her doctoral degree in Speech Pathology before her children graduate from school.