Speech and Occupational Therapy in Anchorage, Eagle River, and Wasilla
Alaska’s Trusted Speech Therapists & Private Tutors
Who is Reading Write Alaska?
Reading Write Alaska diagnoses and treats a variety of speech, language, and learning impairments. We have offices in Anchorage, Eagle River, and Wasilla. Our clinic is comprised of both Speech-Language Pathologists and Certified teachers with expert training and knowledge in all areas of language and learning, including Dyslexia. We believe in a multi-sensory approach toward treatment and do our best to make learning fun.
Why Choose Reading Write Alaska?
Research has shown that the single most important factor in a child’s educational success is the knowledge and skill of the child’s instructor. Unfortunately, finding the right instructor for your child can be a daunting task. In order to select the right person to help your child, every parent should seek answers to the following questions.
Will my child be accurately evaluated by a highly trained, qualified professional?
Diagnosing dyslexia and other language-based disorders as well as general speech impairments requires a comprehensive evaluation, as well as real world and professional training in the selection and administration of standardized tests. Our Speech-Language Pathologists possess Master’s level degrees in Speech-Language Pathology and have received extensive graduate level training in the administration and interpretation of standardized tests…
Do the clinicians use their treatment programs as they are intended to be used?
Every clinician at Reading Write Alaska has been certified or is well-trained in the implementation of the Barton Reading and Spelling Program, as well as other Orton Gillingham, multi-sensory based approaches. An Orton Gillingham-based approach is simultaneously multisensory, structured, explicit, and systematic. Research has found that this type of approach is both effective and necessary for successful treatment of dyslexia…
Are the clinicians trained and qualified to effectively treat my child?
Reading Write Alaska employs qualified Speech- Language Pathologists and certified teachers with expert training and knowledge in all areas of language and learning, including dyslexia. After obtaining a Master’s degree, all of our Speech-Language Pathologists complete a one year post-graduate clinical fellowship in the diagnosis and treatment of language-based disorders. Employees of Reading Write Alaska also…
"The scores on our daughter’s most recent re-evaluation are jawdropping. She has gone from reading 13 words on a word identification subtest to 113 words in a year!! Her score went from 67 to 107! Her spelling score went from a 77 to a 99! She was at an early first grade reading level last year and is now testing at mid third grade! We are so thankful for sweet Miss Lori and all she’s done for us!"