Human Performance and Rehabilitation Centers, Inc.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday8:00-5:00
  • Tuesday8:00-5:00
  • Wednesday8:00-5:00
  • Thursday8:00-5:00
  • Friday8:00-5:00
  • SaturdayWe are closed
  • SundayWe are closed


Location Therapists

Fran McPherson, PT

Director of Therapy Services

Fran McPherson, PT is a licensed Physical Therapist, has been employed with HPRC since 1991, and is currently Director of Pediatric Therapy located in the Easter Seals facility off of Double Churches Road. She received her B.S. degree in 1991 from Florida A & M University. She is NDT (Neuro Developmental Treatment) certified in adult hemi-paresis. Her practice interests include neurophysiological rehabilitation. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association. She lives with her husband, Allen, in Smiths Station, AL. She enjoys boating activities.

Brittany Easley, OT

Occupational Therapist

Brittany is a licensed Occupational Therapist and became employed with HPRC in 2016. She received her Master’s from Tuskegee University and is licensed in Georgia, Alabama, and Missouri. Brittany enjoys sports and painting.

Heather Neely, SLP

Speech Language Pathologist

Heather is a licensed Speech Language Pathologist and became employed with HPRC in 2016. She received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Harding University. Heather is certified Lee Silverman Voice Therapy (LSVT) and Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP). Heather is married to Daniel Neely. Heather enjoys reading and photography.

Dr. Sheri Stein-Blum, CCC/SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Dr. Sheri Stein-Blum, CCC/SLP, is a state licensed and ASHA Certified Speech Language Pathologist that works full time with HPRC at Easter Seals in Columbus, GA. She started her employment with HPRC in 2012. She received her Ph.D. from Walden University in Early Childhood Education in 2015 and earned her M.S. degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders/Speech-Language Pathology from Nova Southeastern University in 2000. She is licensed in several states (Georgia, Alabama, and Florida) and has advanced trainings and certifications in: Beckman Oral Motor Assessment and Treatment, Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson - TalkTools - Training in Oral Motor Assessment and Treatment, PROMPT – Level 1, Vital Stim, Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT), and Hanen – It Takes Two to Talk. Sheri is also a DREAM-Qualified SLP with TobiiDynavox and Field Examiner for Pro-Ed and LinguiSystems. Her Specialties/Areas of Interest are in: Early Language/Pre-School and Elementary, Motor Speech Disorders (Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Oral Motor/Feeding Difficulties, Alternative and Augmentative Communication (Speech Generating Devices), Neurogenic, and Auditory Processing Disorders. She lives with her husband Jay, their son Aidan, and dog Bracha in Columbus, GA. Sheri enjoys watching movies, writing poetry, spending time with her family, and being active with the Jewish community.