Language & Learning Delays

It is estimated that 1 in 5 students in the US has a learning difference. 

By definition, these youngsters have average to above-average intelligence. 

Amy Bailin, M.S. Ed., is a national expert on learning differences for children and adults with 50 years of experience in the field. She is a Founding Fellow of the Orton-Gillingham Academy, founded in 1995. Although her primary residence is in Brooklyn, NY, Hawaii is her second home where she spends a few months every year.  She is a consultant and mentor with our clinic.  

Birth - 5 year olds

  • ​Speech delay

  • Articulation & production problems

  • Language & communication concerns

  • Hearing/auditory processing problems

  • Attentional and/or behavioral issues

  • Friendship difficulties

  • Parents worried, stressed, and/or overwhelmed

Elementary Students

  • Speech, language and communication problems

  • Hearing impairment/auditory processing problems

  • Attentional and/or behavioral issues

  • Reading fluency & comprehension

  • Handwriting and spelling

  • Math facts, word problems

  • Academic failure

  • Friendship difficulties

  • Parents worried, stressed, and/or overwhelmed

Middle & High School Students

  • Academic underperformance or failure 

  • Language, communication and learning concerns

  • Low motivation, "lazy"

  • Not completing work or turning things in on time

  • Depression, anxiety, self-harm

  • Behavior problems at school

  • Difficulty making friends

  • Sleep problems 

  • Parents worried, stressed, and/or overwhelmed