Professional Advisory Board

  • Dr. Robert L. Bray, Psychologist; Anxiety, Trauma, PTSD, Thought Field Therapy; Author: Healing Traumatic Stress NOW – No Open Wounds
  • Dr. Milagros Cordero, OTR/L, SI-OT; Expert Training Leader DIRFloortime Certificate; DIRFloortime Practitioner
  • Mary Coyle, D.I.Hom, HHP; Educator and Trainer in Homotoxicology; Real Child Center
  • Valerie DeJean, SI-OT since 1976; Trained directly by Dr. Alfred Tomatis; Tomatis trained/certified practitioner since 1992; Founded and opened the first center that integrated sensory integration with the Tomatis Method-25 years’ experience; USA Trainer for Tomatis Professionals
  • Kelly Dorfman, MS, LND; Licensed Nutritionist and Dietitian; Co-Founder of Developmental Delay Resources; Award winning author: Cure Your Child with Food: The Hidden Connection Between Nutrition and Childhood Ailments
  • Hardin Engelhardt, Education and Evaluation Specialist
  • Aaron Feinstein, CEO & President of Actionplay; Director: Big Daddy Autism; Director: The Miracle Project NY; Autism educator, author, and interventionist
  • Dr. Mark Freilich, Developmental Pediatrician; Total Kids Developmental Pediatric Resources, Author: Navigating the Autism Superhighway: How to Determine if a therapy is Right for Your Child and Family & Pharmaceutical Medication Management: The Why, When, and What. In K. Siri and T. Lyons (Eds.), Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism: 2010-2011
  • Maria Rickert-Hong, CHHC, AADP; Author: Almost Autism: Recovering Children from Sensory Processing Disorder: A Reference for Parents and Practitioners
  • Donna Hunter, Principal/Alternative Education; A Founding Member the Non-Profit Organization and Documentary: Colored My Mind
  • Jennifer Giustra Kozek, LPC, NCC; Psychotherapist; PESI Speaker: Author: Healing Without Hurting: Treating ADHD, Apraxia, and Autism Spectrum Disorders Naturally
  • Carol Stock Kranowitz, MA; Author: The Out of Sync Child (2006); The Out of Sync Child Grows Up (publication date, May 2016).
  • Patricia A. Lemer, Licensed Educational Counselor; Co-Founder of Developmental Delay Resources; Board Chair of Epidemic Answers; Author: Outsmarting Autism: The Ultimate Guide to Management, Healing, and Prevention; Envisioning a Bright Future: Interventions That Work for Children and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Amy Maschue, MS CCC-SLP; Speech-Language Pathologist; Author: 10 Minutes for Talking Book Series
  • Camille Rankin, Parents As Partners-trained Educational Facilitator
  • Mary Romaniec, Nationally Recognized Leader in Autism Information and Advocacy; Coordinator for the MA Chapter of Talk About Curing Autism (TACA); Author: Victory over Autism
  • Lori Rothman, OTR/L, SI-OT; NDT Specialist
  • Nancy D. Rich Wiseman, Founder and President of First Signs®; Researcher/Curriculum Development, Florida State University College of Medicine; Author: Could It Be Autism? A Parent’s Guide to the First Signs and Next Steps and The First Year: Autism Spectrum Disorders: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed Child
  • Dr. Farzin Yagmahie, Psychiatrist; Anxiety, trauma, and addiction in teens and young adults
  • Corey Fox, MA, Director and CEO of Developmental Dynamo Inc; Developmentalist, Special Educator, Senior DIR Floortime® Clinician, Progressive Behaviorist provides compassionate treatment across the lifespan of people with special needs. He and his team of multi-disciplinary facilitators provide in-school and/or at home facilitation and support , training, planning and collaboration with parents and teachers to meet each child and family’s unique needs.
  • Gary Stuart: Master Constellation Facilitator & Trainer; International Speaker & Workshop Leader; Founder: Constellation Healing Institute; Acclaimed Author; Healing Human History (2018) highlights 20+ years of his Constellation Healing Experience through case stories and successes. Gary’s innovative/intuitive work offers insightful & transformative change that leads to healing for children with ASDs and their parents.
  • Cheryl Ginning, Radio Host & Best-selling Author; BBMglobainnetwork.com/courage‐2‐overcome: Author: Caring for the Caregiver: Answers and Tips for Caregivers of Parents, Special Needs and Others.Her passion stems from raising her own child with Cerebral Palsy over the last 5 decades. She believes we have to be the voice of people with no voice to explain what they need. As care takers, we need to take care of ourselves.
  • Rev. Kathleen Panning, M.Div.; First pastor trained at the Option Institute in the Option Process Dialogue®, Fascinate Certified Advisor, host of Aflame Ministry on The BBM Global Network & TuneIn Radio discussing issues (including autism) relevant to leaders of all faiths.
  • Midori Verity, Speaker, Marriage Coach & Author; Author: Secrets to a Kickass Marriage; Host: The Kickass Relationship Show and Back 2 Back Friends; Academic Advisor; Certified in Conducting Psychological Behavior Assessments. Midori is also the Relationship Advisor for the Global Organization, Women Network, and has been featured on FoxNews, CBS, Prevention Magazine, SheKnows, YourTango, and many other medias.
  • MarBeth Dunn, Empath, Intuitive and Mentor; : spiritual teacher for over 30 years. Miracles Consultant helping professionals struggling with relationships, health or spiritual issues harness the Power of Miracles. Best‐selling author and speaker. Host of iTunes N &N #1 podcast. The Having It All Show, featured on FOX, NBC, CBS, and the CW.
  • Debbie Pokornik, BA, BSW; Owner and CEO of Empowering NRG. Host of Vibrant, Powerful Moms Show; Creator of multi award winning Family Booster Shots; Author of Break Free of Parenting Pressures, Standing in Your Power, Living With Teens, and I Don’t Want to Punish My Child But What Else Can I Do?
  • Beth Greer, the Super Natural Mom®, Award-winning Journalist and expert on sustainable and toxin-free living; One of the Top 50 Health & Environmental Journalists to Follow in 2016, Best-selling Author “Super Natural Home” (endorsed by Deepak Chopra & Ralph Nader). Radio Host:“Kids in Crisis” show; Interviews leading medical experts and treatment professionals.
  • Mooniek, Seebregts, CEO, Certified Integrative Coach of the GreatParentsEmpower course; “The essential, privileged work of being a parent deserves to be supported with wisdom, innovative tools and better ways to make choices and decisions: 7 keys to feeling like an empowered parent.”