2e Resources Partner Directory
Once you’ve met one 2e person, you’ve met one 2e person! But there is ONE THING every 2e person has in common; they need resources for their strengths and their struggles.
Resources found on this page address needs of 2e families, educators, clinicians and 2e adults. Feel free to browse through our 2e Partner listing and learn about their services, products and programs. Links and emails are provided for your convenience in order to send questions directly to the source.
I am an author and neurodiversity advocate and activist. I offer a home program for families to help increase connection and emotional regulation using the Safe and Sound Protocol created by Dr. Porges, author of Polyvagal Theory. I also have a private practice in Colorado Springs, CO offering trauma and polyvagal informed bodywork.
Check out my book, "Body Wisdom and the Polyvagal Theory" at https://www.autumromano.com/#/mybook/
Florida native, Dianne A. Allen, brings her technically eclectic style when working with 2e adults, teens, and families. Through her raw experience, education, and decades of serving 2e, Dianne has crafted unique and inspired ways to bring out the best in everyone.
Dianne holds degrees in Psychology, Rehabilitation Counseling and Divinity. Her pursuit of excellence includes decades of learning and experiencing avenues for personal development. Teaching spiritual principles and strategies is a cornerstone of Dianne’s work with her clients and audiences nationwide.
Dianne is the CEO and Founder of Visions Applied where she publishes books, blogs and podcasts. To date, Dianne has authored and published 7 books with and 8th on the way. She has 3 podcasts that offer amazing content for the listener. More information is available at www.VisionsApplied.com.
Dianne uses her creative genius, intuition in combination with her education to offer unique programs with that special touch. Being and Visionary Mentor, Dianne uses her gift of intuition as a leading force in her work. She creates custom experiences for each client based on specific requests as well as being guided by her intuition. Her work is relational and in-depth, seeking to lead with authenticity to create a safe place for each person to attain the transformation goals they most desire.
Many of Dianne’s 2e clients are musicians or athletes who have that unique intuitive edge in their craft. Often this unique edge is misunderstood by others or even the person themselves; this is where Dianne’s unique and personal approach is second to none. Deep listening and hearing what is not being said are a couple of the talents that Dianne brings to each interaction. Many say that Dianne is a great question asker that helps create Aha moments on a regular basis.
Dianne offers several programs varying from 4 weeks to 6 months and longer. All programs have varied involvement. To get started or to learn more, go to www.msdianneallen.com.
Lexington, MA 02420
Dr. Jerome (Jerry) Schultz is a Clinical Neuropsychologist, author and speaker who has provided clinical services, consultation and staff development to hundreds of private and public schools in the US and abroad during his 35
He is the author of Nowhere to Hide: Why Kids with ADHD & LD Hate School and What We Can Do About It, which examines the role of stress in learning. He has an active following on Twitter, and blogs for the Huffington Post on matters related to children and adults with special needs.
A former middle school special education teacher, he has been able to use his experiences as a therapist, evaluator, college professor and staff development specialist to help staff objectively examine their efforts to help a child develop and exhibit better learning, social/emotional and behavioral skills. Known for his frank, calm, respectful, humorous and practical approach, Dr. Schultz has helped many school districts and parents avoid the waste of time and money as well as the anquish associated with prolonged, frustrating discussions or misguided efforts that do not resolve a problem.
Dr. Schultz has served on the faculty of the Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts For many years, he held the rank of Professor at Lesley University in Cambridge, and was the founding director of a diagnostic clinic called the Learning Lab @ Lesley. He subsequently co-directed The Center for Child and Adolescent Development (CCAD) at the Cambridge Health Alliance, where he continues to supervise and train young psychologists and psychiatrists.
Dr. Schultz received his undergraduate and master´s degrees from The Ohio State University and holds a Ph.D. from Boston College. He has completed postdoctoral fellowships in both clinical psychology and pediatric neuropsychology. He currently serves on the professional advisory board (PAB) of www.insideADHD.org, and chairs the PAB of the Learning Disability Association of America. For several years he was on the Editorial Advisory Board of a journal called Academic Psychiatry, and serves in that capacity for a publication of LDA called Learning Disabilities: A Multidisciplinary Journal.
While increasing demands for his consultation and training services have made it necessary for Dr. Schultz to stop seeing clients for family and individual therapy, Dr. Schultz serves as the "in house" neuropsychological consultant to several school districts in the Boston area, and offers presentations and professional development throughout the U.S. and abroad.
Matthew Zakreski, PsyD is a high energy, creative clinical psychologist who utilizes an eclectic approach to meet the specific needs of his neurodiverse clients. He specializes in working with children and adolescents, as well as their families, in providing therapy and conducting psychological evaluations. He is proud to serve as a consultant to schools, a professor at the university level, and a researcher and author on his specialty, Giftedness. Dr. Zakreski is a member of Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG), the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), and the New Jersey Association for Gifted Children (NJAGC). He is also a member of the Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education (PAGE) Board of Directors. He has given professional talks, trainings, and keynote addresses at these organizations and others. Dr. Zakreski is the founder and lead clinician at The Neurodiversity Collective, where he provides therapy, coaching, training, and psychological assessment.
6430 Rockledge Dr
Bethesda, MD 20817
10 Sinaran Drive
#10-12 Novena Medical Center
Dr. Rosebeth ‘Roby’ Marcou is an American Board Certified Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician. She was educated at MIT, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Stanford University Hospitals. She has provided care in Alaska, Texas, Indonesia, Singapore and throughout Asia. She works with families, schools, therapists and other health care providers in an integrated approach to care which focuses on accurate assessment, evidence based interventions and careful, individualized case management. She also provides parent education programming.
Dr. Marcou’s services with schools and educators includes a broad range of consultation and training. She was fortunate to teach at an International middle school for 6 years and she includes school based observations in her assessment work. Working across disciplines and with children/adolescents in the natural environments gives depth to her understanding of the needs of children and adolescents in school settings.
Rockville, Maryland 20852
Combining high-tech, state-of-the-art equipment with innovative approaches to exercise, Fitness for Health helps people of all ages and abilities enjoy the benefits of physical activity while having fun at the same time through therapeutic exercise, occupational therapy, and physical therapy. Our goals are that our clients are engaged, inspired, and having fun while working to improve their motor capabilities and, in turn, improving their self-confidence and self-esteem.
Marc Sickel, founder of Fitness for Health, has worked with equipment manufacturers to design cutting-edge, multi-sensory programs that are adapted to each person’s unique stage of development and skill level. We work with clients from ages 2 ½ - 99, anywhere on the motor development spectrum, and at any level of fitness.
Featured in O Magazine, Fox News, Forbes.com, Bethesda Magazine, and The Today Show, Marc is fulfilling his dream of helping children and adults maximize their physical potential. By using specialized equipment and unique methods, Marc and his team provide an exciting, safe environment where children and adults can develop the motivation and confidence to learn new skills and take on new challenges. We are committed to helping all people, including children and adults with special needs, improve their motor capabilities, physical fitness, self-confidence, and self-esteem.
We are open 7 days a week! We are providing both telehealth and in-person services.
Walnut Creek, CA
Summit Center provides educational and psychological assessments, consultations, and counseling for children, their parents, and families. We specialize in gifted and twice-exceptional (2e) individuals and families. Our team of experienced and compassionate professionals focus on a strengths-based approach, frequently collaborating to best support our clients’ complex needs.
We have expertise to help deal with issues including:
ADD/ADHD, Anxiety, Asynchronous development, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Dyslexia, Executive-functioning issues, Learning and attention issues, Perfectionism, Sadness and depression stress
Summit Center was founded by licensed psychologist, author, and Parent Footprint podcast host Dr. Dan Peters along with Dr. Susan Daniels. Offices are located in Northern California (Walnut Creek, Burlingame, and Corte Madera) and Southern California (Torrance). We provide telehealth appointments, including remote testing and virtual counseling. We look forward to collaborating with you to help children, adults, and families experience healthy, happy and productive lives.
Lexington, KY 40517
The Amend Group (Amend rhymes with “Raymond”) is a comprehensive center for psychological, educational, and gifted services. We provide psychological services in Kentucky and Ohio, and video consultations around the world. Our psychologists and consultants have more than 75 years combined experience with gifted, 2e, and homeschooled students and their families. We provide in-person comprehensive evaluation and therapy, telehealth counseling services, and video consultations for parenting, homeschooling, educational options, and on-going support.
• Psycho-educational assessment
• Psychological, intellectual, and educational testing for special needs children, including gifted children, students with learning disabilities, and twice exceptional
• Diagnostic testing and intervention for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and other clinical syndromes
• Counseling or therapy for children, adolescents, and adults
• Interventions for struggling gifted learners
• Academic needs assessment and educational planning
• Consultation and training for school personnel
• Presentations for conferences, parent groups, PTA, and PTO
• Parenting gifted or 2e children and adolescents
• Whether or not to homeschool
• Homeschooling gifted or 2e students
• Identifying appropriate schooling options or services for gifted or 2e students
• ADHD, Depression, anxiety, and other emotional issues
• Asynchrony and social/emotional needs of gifted individuals
• Differential diagnosis and common misdiagnoses of gifted individuals
• Twice Exceptionality
• Stress management
• Underachievement and motivation
• Learning disabilities and other academic problems
• Parenting and discipline
• Communication and family relationships
Visit us on the web at www.theamendgroup.com and follow us on Twitter @theamendgroup.