About Us

Live Oak Children’s Center addresses a unique need in our community by providing a place where families can come to receive a variety of services that address the emotional, behavioral, and developmental needs of children all under one roof. The clinicians at Live Oak believe in a whole-child approach to treatment and work together to ensure that all of the needs of each child are being continually met.

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New Patients

We are currently accepting new patients.
Occupational Therapy
We help children perform their occupations to the best of their abilities.
We focus on the treatment of developmental, emotional and behavioral problems of children and families.
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
Our program provides both direct services to children as well as consultation and intervention.
Feeding Therapy
Mealtimes will no longer be difficult and straining.
Speech & Language Pathology
Your child will communicate effectively in day to day.
Early Intervention Program
Take advantage of these critical years in a child’s development!

Our Team

Dr. Lacey Seymour

Licensed Psychologist, CEO/Clinical Director

Dr. Seymour is the founder and Clinical Director of Live Oak Children's Center.

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Dr. Abby Lambert

Psychologist, Behavior Analyst

Dr. Abby received her Doctorate degree in School Psychology from The University of Southern Mississippi. Dr. Abby has several years of experience implementing Applied Behavior Analysis programs in a variety of university and hospital based early intervention programs.

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Elizabeth Bouanchaud

Pediatric Occupational Therapist

Elizabeth has gained pediatric clinical experience at Ochsner Outpatient Rehabilitation and Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. She also worked with adults in acute care at Our Lady of the Lake, and in skilled nursing and inpatient rehabilitation at East Jefferson General Hospital.

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Justine Langkopp

Pediatric Speech and Language Pathologist

Justine is a Clinical Fellow of Speech-Language Pathology. She graduated from Florida State University in 2014 with a B.S. in Communication Disorders and a certificate in Developmental Disabilities. She received her M.A. in Communication Disorders from Louisiana State University in May of 2016.

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Dr. Elise McIver

Licensed Behavior Analyst, Postdoctoral Psychology Fellow

Dr. McIver specializing in providing behavioral and academic interventions to families and children.

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Jessica Beard

Lead ABA Line Technician

Jessica graduated from the University of New Orleans in 2014 with a Bachelors degree in Psychology and is completing her externship this Fall for her Masters in Special Education with a focus on early intervention.

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From Our Blog

  • Guide to Individualized Education Plans (IEP)

    February 20, 2018


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  • World Occupational Therapy Day

    October 27, 2017


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  • Supporting Children and Adolescents with Anxiety

    October 3, 2017


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