The Experts Behind Slumberkins

Kelly Oriard


Kelly is a mother of two with a dual Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy and School Counseling. She has worked as a school counselor and family therapist at a K-8 school in Portland, OR. 

Callie Christensen


Callie is a mother of three with a Masters in Teaching with endorsements in Elementary Education and Special Education. She has worked as a special education teacher in a therapeutic day treatment school, as well as in an elementary school in the Pacific Northwest. 

Sarah Block

Director of Therapeutic Content

Sarah has a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She specializes in early childhood and play therapy and has worked in community mental health agencies, elementary schools, and private practice settings. She is a mother of two and lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest. 

Kim Allen

Director of Educational Content

Kim holds a Master’s degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Special Education and a Bachelor’s degree in Family and Human Services. As a former special education teacher, she is passionate about finding creative ways to introduce and implement social-emotional learning while striving to create an inclusive learning environment for all learners. She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and two children.