Rachel partners with you to unlock your child’s speech, language and communication potential using evidence-based skill building techniques.
When parents learn strategies and learn to implement them consistently and effectively, they can successfully shape their child’s communication skills, positively effect parent-child interactions, and facilitate behavior changes.”
Rachel Cortese, MS Ed, MS CCC-SLP, BCBA, is a speech language pathologist and Board Certified Behavior Analyst in Manhattan, East Hampton, NY and Summit NJ. Rachel’s holistic methodology is a unique combination of research-based interventions, positive psychology practices and a deep consideration of environmental variables.
Through a distinctive framework based on the scientific study of optimal human functioning, Rachel effectively designs her evaluation and intervention sessions to enable children to flourish and thrive.
With dual certification in Speech Language Pathology and Behavior Analysis, Rachel combines research-backed approaches across disciplines in one-on-one and small group sessions with your child and works directly with you (the parent) to teach effective methods that will further your child’s progress at home.
Assessment of a child’s speech, language, communication and play skills to understand their current level of functioning. The evaluation is used as a springboard to create a plan for growth and change