Our Team

Barb Welmers, MS/CDS
Developmental Therapist

Barb began working in Early Intervention in 1999. She worked as an independent provider for about 6 years before Barb started her company, Growing Me Therapy, which was incorporated in 2006. She continues to carry a small caseload and completes initial evaluations. She has mentored many new therapists in relationship based services through parent coaching. In 2022 she was chosen to receive the Wehman Award of Excellence from the Illinois Developmental Therapy Association. She is the mother of 5 children.


Pronouns: she/her