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DELAWARE

Educational Service, Inc.
1701 Augustine Cut Off, Suite 11
Wilmington, DE 19803
302-655-6283 or 302-472-0107
Tina Maida Masington, Director
www.educationalservice.org
Diagnostic educational testing and tutoring for children and adults in all major subject areas. Specialize in remedial reading. Staff trained in Orton-Gillingham, Reading Assist, Lindamood-Bell, Recipe for Reading and Wilson Reading System. Also serving Southern Chester County at or near students' homes.

Reading Assist Institute
100 W. 10th St. Suite 910
Wilmington, DE 19801 302-425-4080
Reading interventionists trained in the IMSLEC accredited Reading Assist Intervention Program based on Orton-Gillingham principles.

Allison Enslein, M.S.
32029 Jodhpur Court
Lewes, DE   19958
812-249-8817
aenslein13@gmail.com 
Certified Advanced Orton-Gillingham Language and Wilson Reading System Tutor

 

NEW JERSEY

Bonita Blazer, PhD and Associates
202 Foxwood
Moorestown, NJ 08057
blazerphd@aol.com
Diagnosis and treatment of reading, learning and attention problems. NJ Certified Independent Child Study Team Services including guidance counseling, remedial reading programs and school advocacy for appropriate reading support services. Tutoring in reading, writing and study skills and (P)SAT prep for students with special needs. Ages 4 to Adult.

Children's Dyslexia Center of Burlington
902 Jacksonville Road
Burlington, NJ 08016
609-589-4058
kathleenbostock@comcast.net
Kathy Bostock, Director
IMSLEC approved tutor training and tutoring of children with dyslexia using Orton-Gillingham methods.

 

PENNSYLVANIA

CENTRAL and WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA

Children's Dyslexia Centers
IMSLEC approved tutor training and tutoring of children with dyslexia using Orton-Gillingham methods.

Children's Dyslexia Center of Central Pennsylvania
Scottish Rite Cathedral
2701 North Third Street (rear)
Harrisburg PA 17110
717-238-4947
cdccpdir@gmail.com
Lori Lewis and Cynthia Allen-Fuss, Co-Directors

Children's Dyslexia Center of Lancaster
213 West Chestnut Street
Lancaster PA 17603
717-481-5680
cdclancaster@gmail.com
Heather Layman, Director

Children' Dyslexia Center of New Castle
110 East Lincoln Avenue
New Castle PA 16101
724-654-5408
mmerritt@valleyofnc.org

Children's Dyslexia Center of Pittsburgh
3579 Masonic Way
Pittsburgh PA 15237
pghdyslexiacenter@comcast.net

Children's Dyslexia Center of Reading
310 South 7th Avenue
Reading PA 19611
610-208-0228
reading.learning.center@comcast.net
Brenda Wise, Director

Children's Dyslexia Center of State College
2766 West College Avenue
State College PA 16891
814-234-2105
Marsha Landis, Director

Judith Dieboldt, MS
44 Spring Hill Lane
Mountville PA 17554
717-723-8185
judy@OGtutoringPA.com
Orton-Gillingham (IMSLEC) certified teacher. One-to-one multisensory reading instruction in the Lancaster/York area, at the student's home or an agreed upon location. All ages. Some daytime hours available for home schoolers.

Maryanne Hershey
2435 Honeysuckle Lane
Lancaster, PA 17603
717-872-6306
Master's degree teacher with training in Orton-Gillingham and Wilson Reading System. All ages.

Merida K. Hurkett MS, CALT, QI
707 Lee Drive
Gettysburg PA 17325
240-505-8905
mhurkett778@gmail.com
Certified Academic Language Therapist. Instruction in reading, writing, spelling, handwriting and study skills. Orton-Gilligham approach. All ages.

Janet Menosky Smith, M.Ed.
Reading and Dyslexia Tutors
131 Woodland Drive
West Leechburg, PA 15656
jmsmith959@gmail.com
www.readingdyslexiatutor.com
Reading Specialist, Elementary and ESL certified. Staff of tutors who use Orton-Gillingham principles, Lindamood-Bell programs and the Barton Reading and Spelling System.  Specialize in remote tutoring over the Internet.

Total Learning Centers
12045 Perry Highway
Wexford, PA 15094
724-201-2284
724-940-1090
Carol Utay, Director
success@totallearning.center.com
totallearningcenters.com
Satellite offices in Fox Chapel, Murrysville, and South Hills.
Orton-Gillingham based tutoring, and camp for students with dyslexia. Evaluations, test prep, counseling, speech and language testing, attention training and other research-proven programs.

BUCKS COUNTY

Melissa Austin
Alternative Learning Solutions
881 Mt. Eyre Road
Newtown PA 19840
215-370-2496
Melissa@alternativelearningsolutions.net
Experienced prescriptive teacher specializing in dyslexia. Certified in Special Education and Wilson Language with training in Orton-Gillingham, Herman, and Lindamood-Bell methods. One-on-one instruction for alternative learners of all ages in reading, spelling, writing, math and organization and study skills.

Beverly Collistra, M. Ed.
1500 Page Drive
Yardley PA 19067
215-519-2295
bcollistra@gmail.com
Orton-Gillingham IMSLEC certified teacher, graduate of College of New Jersey and Fairleigh Dickinson teacher training program. Certified Wilson level 1 instructor, PA certified Special Education teacher. Multisensory instruction elementary - adult.

Ken Eiker
404 Station Avenue
Langhorne, PA 19047
609-902-5129
keneiker@icloud.com
http://www.keneiker.com
IDA Certified Dyslexia Therapist, Certified Orton-Gillingham Teacher, Certified Barton Tutor.
Live one-on-one remote OG instruction via high-speed internet.

Teresa Faircloth
15 Edgewood Road
Yardley PA 19067
609-306-0951 or 215-493-4756
fairhome@netzero.com
Academic Language Therapist. Reading, spelling, handwriting. Certified in Orton-Gillingham and Take Flight.

Anne Fishman
227 Hollow Branch Lane
Morrisville PA 19067
215-369-3456
afish0514@yahoo.com
Earned Orton-Gillingham IMSLEC certification/training at Children's Dyslexia Center of Philadelphia. ALTA certified Academic Language Practitioner. IDA certified Dyslexia Practitioner. PA & NJ (K-8th) teaching certification. Full-time Interventionist/Private tutor. Specializes in providing research validatedreading-language remediation for dyslexic/language impaired students for 20 years. Training in Take Flight, Wilson Language System & Just Words, Preventing Academic Failure (Beginner-Advanced Courses) Lindamood-Bell (LiPS, Seeing Stars and VV) Read Naturally, Project Read (Framing Your Thoughts) LETRS (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling) Modules 1-10, Sound Reading and Reading Assist.

Georgette Helbling, Ed.M
Levittown,  PA
ferociousreaders@gmail.com/helblingg@aol.com
(267) 334-0572
Certifications: CALP, ESL, Digital Literacy, Library Science
I am a certified Academic Language Practitioner in the Orton-Gillingham approach, with 7 years of theoretical multi-sensory classroom instruction and tutoring experience. I received training in the Orton-Gillingham approach from the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (AOGPE) and The Childrens’ Dyslexia Center. My training includes 100+ hours of theoretical instruction with a highly experienced Orton Gillingham Fellow and Certified Language Therapist QI. I work with students individually or in small groups. My educational background includes: Certified Academic Language Practitioner Certification (CALP), ALTA (Academic Language Therapy Association), Master of Education with Concentrations in Literacy Studies, Reading Specialist, & Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), ESL  Certification, Reading Specialist Certification (pending) Certificate in Digital Literacy, Master of Science Library & Information Science-School Librarian Certification. 

Linda Gross, Ed.M.
36 Nutmeg Place
Newtown, PA 18940
215-801-4020
info@lindagrossedm.com
Reading specialist trained in numerous programs designed to address dyslexia. Specialist in multisensory instruction. Programs include Alphabetic Phonics, Lindamood-Bell, Orton-Gillingham, Wilson, Spalding, Project Read and Landmark Writing. Children and adults.

Nadia Penza
111 Homestead Drive
Doylestown, PA 18901
215-589-4518 (c)
215-489-2704 (h)
NadiaPenza@msn.com
Public school teacher with more than 15 years of teaching experience in the area of special education and literacy.
Certified in the Wilson Reading System (Level I, Level II, and as a Teacher Trainer Consultant).

The Reading Connection
1790 Yardley-Langhorne Road, Suite 108
Yardley, PA 19067
215-321-3889
readingconnect@aol.com
Nancy Jennings, Director
Sr. Zita Crudden, Associate Director
Experienced tutors use Orton-Gillingham-based approaches for remedial reading, spelling, writing and comprehension including the Wilson and the Lindamood-Bell (LiPS and Visualizing and Verbalizing) programs. Specialize in working with dyslexic students. Academic and homework support in various school subjects. Experienced school psychologist provides parent consultation, IEP assistance, school meeting assistance.

Andee Stein, M.Ed
201 Trappe Lane
Langhorne, PA 19047
215-601-1318
andeestein410@gmail.com
Certified Wilson Reading Level 1 Instructor, Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner, PA Certified Special Education/Elementary Education.
22 years special education teaching experience. Multisensory instruction elementary-adult.

Cherie Watts-Broach, M.Ed.

800 W. State St., Suite 302
Doylestown, PA  18901
267-280-2561
edprep4u@msn.com
Educational therapist trained in Wilson and Orton-Gillingham techniques with all ages.

 

CHESTER COUNTY

Martha Biery
1141 News Lane
West Chester, PA  10382
610-793-0308
mbiery@verizon.net
Reading skill assessment & diagnosis.  Wilson tutoring by certified reading specialist at Bryn Mawr Child Study Institute.

Ann H. Duff, M.Ed.
1407 Hulnick Road
Coatesville, PA 19320
610-383-5795                    
ahduff@verizon.net
Certified in special education with 30 years experience, specializing in diagnostic testing and teaching students and adults with reading disabilities. Certified Orton-Gillingham instructor. 

Joyce Goodman, M.Ed.       
551 Franklin Way
West Chester, PA  19380
610- 436-4043
jgoodman415@comcast.net
Certified Academic Language Therapist and Orton-Gillingham instructor in reading/language arts. PA certified Special Education teacher with 30 years experience. Trained in the new Alphabetic Phonics method, Take Flight, Project Read Comprehension and Wilson.  All ages, including adults.  Will travel to home or  school.

Graham Hudgings, M.A.
411 West Union Street
West Chester, PA  19382     
720-249-9411
ghudgings@gmail.com
Wilson certified tutor who offers assistance in reading, English, writing, math, SAT preparation, organizational and study skills.

Mary Moore, MEd, CDP, WDP
302 N. Franklin St. West Chester, PA 19380
360-808-7196
mary@readmooretutoring
http://www.readmooretutoring.org
Certified Wilson Reading instructor with additional training in the Slingerland Approach. Experienced with Fundations and Just Words. Additional tutoring offered in writing.  WA and PA certified teacher with 15 years of experience teaching reading/language arts. All ages, including adults. Will travel to school.

Carol A. Muhs
Goshen Executive Center, 1450 East Boot Road – 200G
West Chester, PA 19380
484-887-8385 or 610-960-7492                        
carol@bridgetolearning.org
Highly trained PA certified special education teacher with 27 years experience teaching. Students with language-based learning differences. Research-based individualized instruction and personalized learning.  Certified Alphbetic Phonics instructor,with Wilson System training and expertise. Specializing in reading, written expression, organization and study skills for K-12  Close to Malvern, Exton, & Downingtown.

Maureen O'Brien
445 Dean Street
West Chester, PA  19382
610-918-0321
rmcmm@verizon.net
IDA certifiend dyslexia practitioner, certified academic language practitioner (ALTA), PA certified reading specialist; extensive training and experience implementing multisensory structured language programs geared towards addressing dyslexia and other reading difficulties; programs include Alphabetic Phonics, Wilson Language Training, Project Read; work with grades K-12.


Dierdre Zangwill, M.Ed.

Director, Prime Academics
410 Lancaster Avenue Haverford PA 19041
and
710 Timber Lake Drive Exton, PA 19341
610-348-5178
primeacademics.com
A team of tutors provides support in all subject areas including reading, writing, math, organization and study skills, and SAT/ACT prep. Reading tutors using Orton-Gillingham and Wilson based approaches. In-home or in-school sessions throughout the Philadelphia region including Main Line and suburbs. All ages.

 

DELAWARE COUNTY

Trudy Orthey
2532 Hillcrest Road
Drexel Park, PA  19026
(c)- 610-517-8128
torthey@gmail.com
Wilson certified and PA Teacher Certification.

 

LEHIGH VALLEY AREA

Children's Dyslexia Center of Allentown
1544 Hamilton St.
Allentown, PA 18102
610-435-0997
Marilyn Mathis, director
micc@rcn.com
IMSLEC and IDA accredited training and tutoring of children with dyslexia using Orton–Gillingham methods.

Nancy R. Ruhmel, M. Ed.
21 South Lafayette St.
Allentown, PA 18104
610-434-5808
nancyr@rcn.com
Educational consultant and learning disabilities specialist; Pennsylvania certified special education teacher; certified Wilson reading and language programs (level 1, 2, 3) instructor providing services to children and adults.

Stephanie C. Miller-Berman, MS: Special Education
6812 Allegiance Dr.
Bethlehem PA 18017
484-281-3280
smiller-berman@aol.com
Tutor certified in Orton-Gillingham.
Works with dyslexic and learning disabled children and adults. Background as reading specialist and special education teacher.
Lehigh Valley and Pocono area.

Patricia Lear
Lear Educational Center
1901 Hay Terrace, Suite 1
Easton, PA 18042
610-252-0965
plear@leareducationalcenter.com
Certified Wilson Reading and Language Instruction, reading assessments, Lindamood-Bell programs, tutoring and advocacy support. PA certified Special Education teacher, Learning Disabilities specialist. Also serving Upper Bucks and Northampton counties, and Warren County, New Jersey.

Dorothy B. Moore, CALP
2030 Park Road 
Palmer, PA  18045
610-252-6609
dottiemoore@mac.com
Trained in Orton-Gillingham. Reading, spelling, writing, handwriting, and study skills.

 

MONTGOMERY COUNTRY

Daniel Ascher M.Ed.
A+ Tutoring
505 Old York Road
Jenkintown PA 19046
215-886-9188
and
1364 Welsh Road, Suite A200
North Wales, PA 19454
215-619-0333
aplustutoring.com
Test prep and academic tutoring in a range of subjects. Also offers reading tutoring using the Wilson System. Service available throughout the Delaware Valley in student's home or school, at one of two office sites, or online.

Ronnie Haislup
Lafayette Hill, PA
610-940-2377
ron123456@comcast.net
Experienced reading tutor certified in the Wilson Reading System. Works with children of all ages, including students with dyslexia and learning disabilities. Willing to tutor in Blue Bell, Plymouth Meeting, Lafayette Hill, Roxborough and surrounding areas.

John Kruidenier, Ed.D.
615 Wade Avenue
Horsham, PA 19044
215-283-8766
kruidenier@aol.com
Doctorate in reading and related language and learning disabilities from Harvard Graduate School of Education. Tutoring for all age and ability levels in reading and writing.

Sandy Levin, M.Ed
175 Birkdale Drive    
Blue Bell, PA 19422
610-278-6502
sanded6@aol.com
Certified Reading Specialist and Elementary School Teacher with multisensory technique training based on the Orton-Gillingham approach to reading.  Certified by the International Multisensory Language Education Council (IMSLEC).  Tutoring dyslexic students for over 10 years.

Mark Miller, Ed.M.
248 Glen Place
Elkins Park, PA 19027
215-663-8932
mark.rellim@gmail.com
Reading therapy for children and adults. Masters in Psychology of Reading from Temple University. Use the Fernald teachnique, language experience approach, and Orton-Gillingham method.

Irene Papanicolaou, MA, CCC/SLP              
1339 Harris Road                                              
Dresher, PA  19025
215-619-7920
agapeip@aol.com
Speech-language pathologist and Certified Reading Specialist trained in Wilson Language Fundations, Lindamood/Bell, and Orton-Gillingham. Preschool - fifth grade.

The Reading Connection
Tutors travel throughout Montgomery County and nearby locations to student's home, school, or local library.
215-321-3889
readingconnect@aol.com
Nancy Jennings, Director
Tom Jennings, School Psychologist
Experienced tutors use Orton-Gillingham based approaches for remedial reading, spelling, writing and comprehension, including Wilson and Lindamood-Bell programs (LiPS and Visualizing and Verbalizing). Academic and homework support in various school subjects. Consultation available with experienced school psychologist, IEP assistance, school meeting assistance.

Cherie Watts-Broach, M.Ed.
1077 Rydal Road, Suite 300
Rydal, PA  19046
267-280-2561
edprep4u@msn.com
Educational therapist trained in Wilson and Orton-Gillingham techniques with all ages.

Lisa Landau Weinstock, M.Ed.
Your Reading Resource
21 Laurence Place
Plymouth Meeting PA 19462
610-941-6581
llwein@hotmail.com
Certified reading specialist with Orton-Gillingham training and IMSLEC certification. In-school and after-school grades K-4th.

 

PHILADELPHIA'S WESTERN SUBURBS, MAIN LINE AREA

Frances Bordogna
1237 Medford Road
Wynnewood, PA  19096
610-642-4577                                                         
bordogna@havsd.net
Certified Reading specialist 35 years and Certified Academic Language Therapist. Reading instruction using various Orton-Gillingham programs, including the Wilson Program, Project Read,and the New Alphabetic Phonics, Take Flight. Ages 5 through middle school. Student's home or my home.

Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes Center
780 West Lancaster Ave., Suite 206
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
610-581-7411
philadelphia.center@lindamoodbell.com
Lindsay LaRiviera, Director
Diagnostic evaluation and instruction utilizing the Lindamood Bell learning processes programs for pre-K through adult aged clients. Certified reading specialist on staff.


Center for Educational Services
125 Coulter Ave., Suite 100
Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003
610-642-4056
Eve Prensky, director
center4edu1@verizon.net
Tutors trained in evidence – based programs such as the Wilson language system, Fundations, Read Naturally, and Rave-O.

Judith Mazer
101 City Ave., unit WB 112
Wynnewood, PA 19096
484-416-3366
jlmtutor@aol.com
Certified reading specialist with Wilson training. Works with college students and adults in reading, spelling, writing and study skills.

Ellen Reese, M. Ed.
727 Stradone Rd.
Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania 19004
610-668-9865
267-971-7970
emr@telegraphics.com
Wilson level 1 certified tutor works with children and adults in reading and language arts. IDA, CHADD, and Wilson Language Academy member.

Gail Rudenstein
1331 Medford Rd.
Wynnewood, PA 19096
610-642-2124
grudenstein@comcast.net
Level one Wilson reading system certified. Can also offer support in study skills, English, and writing. Also use Lindamood – Bell, including VV.

Dierdre Zangwill, M.Ed.
Director, Prime Academics
410 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford PA 19041
primeacademics.com
A team of tutors provides support in all subject areas including reading, writing, math, organization and study skills, and SAT/ACT prep. Reading tutors using Orton-Gillingham based approaches. In-home or in-school sessions throughout the Philadelphia region including Main Line and suburbs. All ages.

 

PHILADELPHIA

Children’s Dyslexia Center of Philadelphia
1700 Tomlinson Road
Philadelphia, PA  19116
215-673-1972
masoniclearnphl@gmail.com
Kathleen Carlsen, Director
IMSLEC certified tutor training and free tutoring of children with dyslexia using Orton-Gillingham methods.

Casey Cohen, M.S. Ed.
844 N. 29th Street, Apt. 111
Philadelphia, PA   19130
856-816-6462                                       
caseyjillcohen@gmail.com
Wilson Level 1 certified tutor working with children and adults in reading and language arts. Master of Science in Elementary Education and Reading from University of Pennsylvania. Certified in Elementary Education.

Barbara Einhorn
Tutorial Referral Services
7 North Columbus Boulevard, #243
Philadelphia, PA  19106
215-928-5654                    
boetrs@aol.com
Tutors travel to home or school in Philadelphia and surrounding counties. All subject areas. Reading, including Wilson system, writing, study/organization skills, math, sciences, SAT/ACT prep, foreign languages. Expertise in executive function issues, ADHD, emotional blocks to learning, home schooling needs. All ages K-adult.

Ruth K. Haines, M.Ed.                   
807 East Passyunk Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19147
215-715-2376
rkhaines242@verizon.net
Educational consultant.
Special educator and reading specialist providing educational testing, tutoring, and counseling services for children and adults. Trained in Lindamood-Bell, Orton-Gillingham, and Wilson approaches to reading instruction.

Patricia McMahon, M.Ed.
8422 Bridle Road
Philadelphia, PA  19111
215-725-1956                                             
pmcmahon99@comcast.net
Certified reading specialist with 30 years experience, working with students K-12 and adults. Wilson Reading System certified. Experienced tutoring students needing content area reading and study skills instruction.

 

SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY AREA

Children's Dyslexia Center
150 Market St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-389-1400
bmlcfdc@verizon.net
Cathy Clements, Director
IMSLEC accredited and IDA approved tutor training, and tutoring of children with dyslexia using Orton-Gillingham methods.