Jodi Ogilvy
Director of Communications – Hope
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Hope welcomes Therapy Relief, Inc. into their line of programming.

SPRINGFIELD – Hope, a nonprofit agency headquartered in Springfield, IL, and Therapy Relief, Inc., a provider of therapeutic services located in Chesterfield, MO, have announced that Therapy Relief, Inc. will be joining the Hope family. Moving forward, Therapy Relief, Inc. will be known as Therapy Relief at Hope.

This move will enhance both organizations’ ability to serve their client base, as well as opportunities to expand their reach, thus providing a greater impact. Hope is excited to bring Therapy Relief’s state of the art therapeutic services into the Hope organization. “Through our combined efforts this will provide Hope the ability to have better outcomes for clients. Both of our organizations are extremely excited for the future and the prospect of serving more individuals than ever before,” said Clint Paul, President and CEO of Hope.

About Hope
Founded in 1957, Hope is an educational innovator for individuals with disabilities which grew from a residential campus in Springfield and has since expanded to become so much more. We now impact thousands of children who represent a broad spectrum of learning styles and abilities. Through our multi-state outpatient Autism Clinics providing ABA therapy and diagnostics, our academies in Chicago and Springfield, our residential program, and our clinical expertise provided through the Illinois Crisis Prevention Network, Hope has been able to pioneer cutting edge interventions that support individuals to achieve optimally, regardless of socioeconomic background, learning style, or disability. The individuals we serve enjoy improved learning outcomes, increased confidence, independence and a greater appreciation for differences.

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About Therapy Relief
In 1993, Susan Conklin founded Therapy Relief Incorporated as a speech-language therapy service. To meet the growing demand in the community, they quickly expanded into the other services that they are known for today. Therapy Relief’s mission is to be the first-choice provider of speech, physical, occupational, behavioral, and music therapy services through service, excellence, and integrity. Their goal is to change the world one family at a time. Therapy Relief has a staff of over 100 Missouri licensed therapists who provide exceptional skilled therapy services in 40 schools, early childhood centers, clinics, independent supported living homes, family homes and rehabilitation centers throughout several counties in Missouri.

For more information on Therapy Relief, please visit