Parent Training

Workshops for Parents and Caregivers

For parents whose child is experiencing difficulty communicating, Rachel offers specialized programs to provide parents and caregivers with the tools they need to help their child reach his or her fullest communication potential. Rachel is certified by the Hanen Center to lead It Takes Two to Talk® – The Hanen Program® for Parents of Children with Language Delays and More Than Words® – The Hanen Program® for Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum.

A combination of group training sessions (where only parents and Rachel are present) and individual consultations with Rachel (in which the child is present) provides a comprehensive and personalized learning experience for each family.

Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Rachel Leads The More Than Words® program, specifically designed for parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In a small group setting, parents and caregivers will learn strategies for addressing their child’s specific communication needs and for building social skills during everyday routines and play. Rachel Cortese, MS Ed, MS CCC-SLP, is a licensed Speech-language […]

Parents of Children with Language Delays

Join Rachel for It Takes Two To Talk® an evidence-based, twelve-week, training program for parents and caregivers of young children (birth to 5 years of age) with language delays. Parents and caregivers will learn how to build their child’s language skills naturally through everyday routines and activities. Rachel Cortese, MS Ed, MS CCC-SLP, is a licensed […]