May is Better Speech and Hearing Month

Our team of trained SLPs and STAs are treating in all our clinics, daycares, preschools, and private school programs. Our speech therapy is operated by ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) certified Speech-Language Pathologists and our primary objective is to provide quality, comprehensive speech-language therapy to the public.

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Elite Therapy Center Occupational Therapists

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy (OT) puts the “fun” back into functional by providing skilled treatment to clients age birth to 21 years. The occupational therapist treats clients with a variety of congenital, developmental, neuromuscular, skeletal, or acquired disorders/diseases perform functionally and achieve/restore mobility at the highest level possible. » More Info

Elite Therapy Center Speech Therapist performs a Speech screening

Speech Therapy

Elite Therapy Center’s speech therapy is operated by ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologists and our primary objective is to provide quality, comprehensive speech-language therapy to the public. We offer encouragement and celebrate in each client’s success.
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Physical Therapy

Elite Therapy Center’s physical therapy team is dedicated to assisting in early detection of motor development problems and identifying concerns with movement, posture, strength, developmental delays, body position, and functional independence in children birth to 21 with any degree of impairment.
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We Are Elite Therapy Center

Elite Therapy Center Owners and Directors

[L-R] Co-owners: Heather Field, MS,CCC-SLP, Lauri Cole, MS, CCC-SLP, and Kari McKown, MOT, OTR

Heather Field, Lauri Cole, and Kari McKown, co-owners and directors of Elite Therapy Center, were each called over a decade ago to serve children and families through physical, occupational and speech therapies. Speech pathologists, Lauri Cole, M.S., CCC-SLP, and Heather Field, M.S., CCC-SLP, and occupational therapist, Kari McKown, MOT, OTR, have a long history of treating children with disabilities, intellectual challenges and behavioral disorders. Together as professionals and friends, these three servant-leaders created Elite Therapy Center, founded on the principle of helping families on a journey of hope and healing.

Elite Therapy Center is a team of over 60 certified therapists and administrative professionals helping our clients achieve their full potential by providing quality and comprehensive treatment plans tailored to meet their unique needs. Our team approach promotes collaboration with families, physicians, and schools. By setting the highest ethical standard for our associates and clients, as well as ourselves, we are equipped to establish and uphold a reputation of clinical excellence with a personal touch.

Get Ready for Summer and Fall

Get Ready for Summer and Fall

With the world slowing down, it's easy to slip into a routine that is drastically different than what we all once knew. However, with our state reopening, times are forever changing! Elite Therapy Center has REMAINED open! During this time, we have offered multiple...

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Senior Salute 2020

Senior Salute 2020

Elite Therapy Center is partnering with KXXV Channel 25 News to honor and celebrate the Senior Class of 2020. This year has been unprecedented with challenges brought on by the global pandemic, COVID-19. One thing we see in our Seniors is that they have not lost their...

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Awesome and New

Awesome and New

Elite Therapy Center Temple clinic just installed some AWESOME new equipment ready to go!   If you are a Temple patient and would like to set your schedule for onsite visits, CONTACT US today! As an essential healthcare provider, our clinics REMAIN OPEN and you...

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Senior Salute 2020

Click below to share your Senior’s photos and graduation information. Elite Therapy Center is celebrating the Senior Class of 2020 and partnering with Channel 25 News, KXXV to showcase and salute this amazing class!

SENIORS

Printable Speech Color Page

Download our FREE printable coloring page to celebrate Better Speech and Hearing Month! During this time of social distancing, we encourage parents to snap a photo of the colored page and share it to our Facebook page OR tag us on Instagram @EliteTherapyCenter .
If you are a child continuing to visit our clinics onsite, please bring your coloring page and we’ll hang it in our special gallery!

BSHM 2020

Share your colored pictures on our social media sites!
Instagram and Facebook @EliteTherapyCenter

One of my greatest joys is watching kids participate in extracurricular activities like sports and school organizations and succeed despite their limitations.

Kari McKown

Co-owner, Clinical Director of Occupational & Physical Therapy, Elite Therapy Center

Clinics & Hours

Monday-Friday : 8:00am-5:30pm

Elite works closely with local area family and pediatric physicians. We have five convenient clinic locations in Central Texas allowing us extended reach to serve rural communities. Contact us for how our we can best accommodates your family’s location and treatment needs. Elite Therapy Center is open Monday through Friday and our therapists can visit in homes, private schools, after school programs daycares, and parent day out programs.

Waco Clinic

601 W. Loop 340
Waco, TX 76712

Temple Clinic

6420 S. General Bruce Dr.
Temple, TX 76502

Gatesville Clinic

4723 E. Hwy 84
Gatesville, TX 76528

West Clinic

848 E. White Oak Rd.
West, TX 76691

Killeen Clinic

1100 Trimmier Rd.
Killeen, TX 76541