Sunshine Therapy Services offers comprehensive developmental therapy services, including consultation, diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of children ages birth to 21 through schools and home based services. Since 2001, our staff has grown to include a variety of providers, all with pediatric backgrounds in clinical services. The firm provides services valley-wide, through medical insurance, privately funded therapy, the Arizona Early Intervention Program and the Arizona Department of Economic Security for the Division of Developmental Disabilities.
Kristin graduated in 1994 from University of Arizona with a B.S. in Speech and Hearing Sciences and in 1998 from San Jose State University with an M.A. in Speech Pathology. After relocating from Las Vegas to sunny Scottsdale, she founded Sunshine Therapy Services, Inc. in 2001. Since then Kristin has provided services in school, clinic and home settings while managing Sunshine and raising a family. Kristin manages daily operations, global systems and Sunshine’s wonderful staff. Additionally, Kristin enjoys evaluating and providing therapy with preschool children with various diagnoses, especially children who are late talkers or who are difficult to understand, and loves to supervise and teach budding SLPs! If you know Kristin she is always busy with work, one of her beautiful daughters, traveling or trying to relax with a good book.
In 2006, Kristin’s husband, Don, left the corporate marketing world and joined the daily management of Sunshine, and they have been operating it together ever since. Don supports the agencies financial management of global finances, contracts and employee benefits. Don graduated with a B.S degree in Economics from the University of Maryland in 1986. Don spent 19 years in mid-level management in the Semi-Conductor industry, much in Maryland and California before settling in Scottsdale Arizona. If you come over to the Giers home at mealtime, you can watch Don enjoy cooking for any who will let him cook for them. Don also enjoys watching hockey and traveling.