Parent Resources

Parent Resources

Below is a listing of Parent Resources and information for the following areas:

  • Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists
  • Clinical Psychologists
  • Related Service Providers
  • Future Planning Services for Families of Children and Adults with Disabilities

Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics


The term Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics is used to describe a subspecialty of Pediatrics that deals with children who have developmental disabilities that affect any or all of the following areas: cognitive; motor; social; behavioral; emotional; sensory and/or adaptive. 


The broad category of disabilities managed by a neurodevelopmental pediatrician include: learning disabilities (LD); disorders of attention (ADHD); disorders of self-regulation (including sensory processing disorder); behavioral disorders; coordination disorders; speech and language disorders; autism spectrum disorders (including Asperger Syndrom and PDD); intellectual disability (ID); and cerebral palsy (CP)


Dr. Alan I. Rosenblatt
Specialist in Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics
4711 Golf Road, Suite 800
Skokie, IL  60076
(847) 677-1818
Evaluation, diagnosis, pharmacology and treatment


Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists


Neil Fialkow, M.D.
310 Happ Road, Suite 203
Northfield, IL  60093
(847) 501-4418


Louis Kraus
910 Skokie Blvd, Suite 230
Northbrook, IL  60062
(847) 559-0560


Clinical Psychologists


Jeffrey H. O’Koon, Ph.D.
3633 W Lake Ave Suite 406
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 657-9885 (Office)
(847) 657-9815 (Fax)
Clinical Psychologist, Child Neuropsychology, A.D.D. Evaluation


Margot Touris, Ph.D.
910 Skokie Blvd Suite 207B
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 564-3443 (Office)
(847) 564-4940 (Fax)
Clinical Psychologist, Evaluation


Courtney L. Dirksen, Ph.D.
Dirksen Center for Neuropsychology
855 East Golf Road, Suite 2139
Arlington Heights, IL  60005
Clinical Neuropsychologist, Licensed Clinical Psychologist


Pamela Rezek
North Suburban Psychological Associates
899 Skokie Boulevard, Suite 106
Northbrook, IL 60062
(Multiple locations)


Kelley Grandt-Dudle, Psy.D.
Comprehensive Psychological Services
3233 N. Arlington Heights Road, Suite 300
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004<


Michael Frey, Ph.D.
Comprehensive Psychological Services
3233 N. Arlington Heights Road, Suite 300
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004


Lesie Baer-Cohen, Ph.D
910 Skokie Blvd Ste 113
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 227-9760


Related Services Providers


Kristen Petrillo, MAEd
Behavior Analyst
(773) 531-7720
Providing in-home ABA consultation,
training, services, and educational tutoring


Autism Home Support Services
85 Revere Drive, Suite AA
Northbrook, IL  60062
(847) 564-0822
ABA services and consultation, respite care


KGH Consultants & Treatment, Inc.
3100 Dundee Road, Suite 704
Northbrook, IL  60062
(847) 498-5437
Providing comprehensive related services to children 0-18 yrs

North Shore Pediatric Therapy
1308 Waukegan Road, Suite 103
Glenview, IL  60025
Glenview, Highland Park & Chicago Locations
Comprehensive Related Services


Kids Place Therpay Services, LLC
Kam Wyruchowski, MOT, OTR/L
Occupational Therapist
(630) 347-1702


Lorell Marin, MST, CDS
leepforward, Founder & Program Director
(773) 255-8155
Developmental Therapy

Chicago Behavior Development, LLC
4677 N. Virginia, Suite 1N
Chicago, IL  60625
(312) 520-4657
Home-Based ABA Consultants


National Lekotek Center
Lekotek Family Play and Learning Center
2001 N. Clybourn Ave.
Chicago, IL  60614
Providing therapeutic play services to children with disabilities (ages 0-8 yrs)

Anna Rooney
Speech Therapy, MHS, SLP-CCC/L
Chicago, IL
(773) 680-6264
Providing In-home Speech Language Therapy


Jordan Sadler
Speech Language Pathologist
(773) 988-0820
Speech Language Therapy


Larson Learning and Play, LLC
1263 Ridgewood Drive
Highland Park, IL  60035
(773) 680-7082
Social and Developmental Playgroups, Academic Tutoring


Future Planning Services for Families of Children and Adults with



The Law Offices of Brian Rubin & Associates
1110 W. Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL  60089
(847) 279-7999
The law firm’s practice is limited to “Special Needs Future Planning” for families of
children & adults with special needs, which includes Special Needs Trusts, OBRA 93
or Medicaid “Pay-Back” Trusts, Adult Guardianship proceedings & possible alternatives such as Powers of Attorney, Health Surrogate Act Declarations, forms and language for the extended family to “piggy-back” on to the Special Needs Trust, coordinating beneficiary designations for life insurance, IRAs, 401ks, pensions & profit sharing, planning for “post 18” child support if parents are divorced, Short-Term & Stand-By Guardian Declarations, as well as guidance with Medicaid, SSI, residential, day programs, employment issues & related matters.


Law Offices of Stacy J. Dmbo, LLC
Stacey J. Dembo
33 N Dearborn St #400
Chicago, IL  60602
(312) 702-1492
Practice Areas:

  • Social Security Overpayment Cases
  • Children’s SSI
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)