Services

I have 15 years of experience in the K-10 classroom as a general education teacher, a Reading Specialist and a special education teacher, 11 years experience as a college professor teaching literacy and special education to pre- and in-service teachers, and 35+ presentations around the country to school districts, teachers, administrators, parent groups, and speech-language pathologists. I love working with both individuals and groups!

Orton Gillingham
Language Therapy
(in-person or remote)

Intervention for reading differences such as dyslexia, should begin as soon as possible to teach students to pave new neural pathways for fluency and comprehension. Orton Gillingham instruction addresses neurobiological deficits with explicit, systematic, diagnostic and multi-sensory instruction. It is the “gold standard” of intervention. Instruction is tailored to each individual, in a safe and comfortable environment.

Includes:
  • Administer and analyze assessments – formal and informal
  • Orton Gillingham Assessment and report
  • Provide skill levels and strengths and needs of individual
  • Educational and academic strategies for success
  • Two to three sessions per week
  • Initial Commitment of 3 months
  • Monthly fees to be paid by first of month
  • Remote and/or face-to-face sessions when possible
  • Advocate for individuals with school, teachers and in support of IEP
  • Collaborate with professionals/therapist working with student
Cost:
  • Orton Gillingham Assessment and report: $400
  • Session fees: Standard fee is $150 per session*

*Fees for additional or specialized services may be discussed during an initial phone consultation.

Workshops
(in-person or remote)

I provide single or multi-day interactive professional development workshops for teachers and/or parents. These events may be in-person or virtual, and could include any of the following topics:

Dyslexia
  • Characteristics
  • Prevalence
  • Classification in schools (IEP)
  • Why spectrum
  • Brain function
  • Evidence-based Strategies – academic, social-emotional
Orton Gillingham
  • Characteristics
  • Benefits
  • Why my training is the “gold standard” for OG
  • Why OG and not Wilson, etc.
Autism
  • Characteristics
  • Prevalence
  • DSM specifics
  • Why spectrum
  • Informal assessment
  • Evidence-based Strategies – academic, social-emotional
  • Brain function
Executive Functioning
  • Informal assessments
  • Characteristics
  • Evidence-based strategies – academic, social emotional
Cost:

Event fees are customized for each event. Costs can be discussed during our preliminary consultation.

Professional services partnerships

I work in collaboration and partnership with neuro-psychologists in the service of individuals with learning disabilities. These partnerships may include the following services:

  • Analyze data and write reports
  • Connect with parents
  • Grow relationships with schools or other institutions
  • Provide in-office OG tutoring 
  • Provide in-office academic and social-emotional support
Cost:

Fees for professional partnerships are customized, and may be discussed during a preliminary phone consultation.

ADvocacy Services

I am available to serve as a subject matter expert and an advocate for individuals with learning disabilities in the legal system. My services include – but are not limited to – attending Individualized Educational meetings and testifying in court or at a hearing.

Cost:

Advocacy fees are dependent upon the scope of work. Costs can be discussed during our preliminary consultation.


schedule a consultation

Email me today to schedule a free 15-minute phone consultation to discuss your goals and next steps.