Professional Resources

Local Professional Resources

The following is a listing of professional resources from different disciplines, recommended by Skills on the Hill.

Pediatricians (Regular)
Professional Practice Information
Dr. Ariza/Dr. Pullman Pullman & Ariza Pediatrics
2440 M St, NW, Suite 422
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: (202) 466-5350
Dr. Hamburger Dr. Hamburger
2141 K St, NW, Suite 401
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: (202) 833-4543
Dr. Edmonds The Pediatric Village
4910 Massachusetts Ave.
Washington, DC 20016
Phone: (202) 244-1553
Dr. McKnight/Dr. Washington 106 Irving St, NW #2300
Washington, DC 20010
Phone: (202) 291-6257
Developmental Optometrists
Professional Practice Information
Dr. Kraskin 4600 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
Phone: (202) 363-4450
Dr. Zeller/Dr. Green 6900 Wisconsin Ave. Suite 600
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 951-0320
Dr. Jacobs/Dr. Garson/Dr. Nguyen 6849 Old Dominion Dr. #300
Mclean, VA 22101
(703) 442-0522
Dr. Samford Cohen/Dr. Ely 3933 Ferrara Dr.
Silver Spring, MD, 20906
Phone: (301) 946-2550
Dr. Robin Rinearson/Dr. Renner 5653 Columbia Pike Suite 101
Bailey’s Crossroads, VA 22041
Phone: (703) 578-3600
Tutors
Professional Practice Information
Sharon Negri
(also does educational consulting, reading)
Email: sharonlnegri@gmail.com
Phone: (202) 543-3272
Colleen Quinn Buchanan, MS
(math and reading)
1000 New Jersey Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: (202)641-7508
Email: Learningspecialist.cbuchanan@gmail.com
Nutritionist
Professional Practice Information
Kelly Dorfman
(special diets, custom supplements)
1800 Michael Faraday Drive, Suite 206
Reston, VA 20190
Phone: 301-340-2239 or 610-388-1558
Audiologist
Professional Practice Information
Dr. Jay Lucker
(evals central auditory processing d/o)
44110 Ashburn Village Blvd
Ashburn, VA 20147
Phone: 703.723.2999
Psychologists (for clinical counseling, psycho-educational testing, neuro-psychological testing)
Professional Practice Information
Stephen Quinn & Associates 254 North Washington Street
Falls Church, VA 22046
Phone: 703.819.8816
Web: http://stephenquinnpsydassociates.com/
Dr. Maria Zimmitti & Associates
(previsouly Dr. Cohn)
1321 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20007
Phone: (202)333-6251
Web: www.drzimmitti.com
Dr. Lesley Sanders 8403 Colesville Road
Suite 1100
Silver Spring, MD 20910
106 Irving Street, NW
Suite 2300
Washington, DC 20010
Phone: (301) 367-4827
Web: www.lifelongwellnessdc.com
Joel Adler 7979 Old Georgetown Road, Suite 310
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: (301)951-5666
Web: http://www.joeladler.com/
Dr. Stixrud & Associates 8720 Georgia Ave., Suite 300
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301) 565-0534
Dr. Cheryl Shapiro
(does academic testing)
Washington, DC
Email: CherylShapiroPhD@gmail.com
Phone: (202)277-1687
Child Psychiatrist
Professional Practice Information
Meg van Achterberg, MD 50 E Street SE, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: (202) 810-1923
Email: drmeg@capitolhillchildpsychiatry.com
Social Workers/Counseling/Psychotherapy
Professional Practice Information
Amy Hunter & Josh Greene Phone: 202-544-9389
Web: www.healingartscapitolhill.com
Susan Dranizke Phone: (202) 544-5222
Laelia Gilborn, LICSW, PLLC 731 8th Street, SE, Suite 301
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: (301) 922-6760
Email: lgilborn@gmail.com
Samantha C. Sweeney, Ph.D. 735 8th St, SE Suite 300
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: (202) 487.5625
Web: www.fpsch.com
(202) 487 5625
Rebecca Goldberg, LCSW McLean Psychotherapy Practices
1483 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 301
McLean, Virginia 22101
Phone: (240) 994-1653
mcleanpsychotherapy@gmail.com
Educational Advocates and Specialists
Professional Practice Information
Laura Solomon, Ed.D. 5Special Education Services, Inc.
5512 30th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20015
Office: 202-244-5336
Fax: 202-244-5045
Email: placeyourkids@gmail.com
Suzanne Keith Blattner, M.S. Ed and Associates Integrated Therapy Services for Children and Families (ITS)
10605 Concord St. Suite 100
Kensington, Maryland 20895
Phone: (301) 962-0800 ext 1
Email: skb.edu@mac.com
Developmental Pediatricians
Professional Practice Information
Dr. Eduardo Fox Sleepy Hollow Pediatric Assoc.,
6565 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, VA 22042
Phone: (703) 534-1000
Children’s National Medical Center The Division of Developmental Pediatrics
111 Michigan Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20010
Phone: (202) 884-5000
Dr. Nina Scribanu, M.D. Georgetown University Center for Child and
Human Development,
3800 Reservoir RD NW
Washington, DC 20007
(202)444-2000
www.georgetownuniveristyhospital.org
Dr. Sheila Shanahan, MD, FAAP Spring Valley Pediatrics
4900 Massachusetts Ave, NW,
Washington, DC 20016
Phone: 202-966-5000,
Web: www.springvalleypediatrics.net
Dr. Pamela Compart Heartlight Healing Arts
9145 Guilford Rd. Ste. 100, Columbia, MD
21046
Phone: 877-641-8472
Phone: 410-880-4215
Web: www.heartlighthealingarts.com
Dr. Akua Asiedu Kennedy Krieger Institute,
Center for Learning and Development
707 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: 443-923-9200
Web: www.kennedykrieger.org
Dr. Akua Asiedu Kennedy Krieger Institute,
Center for Learning and Development
707 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: (443) 923-9200
Web: www.kennedykrieger.org
Dr. Karin Belsito The Pediatric Care Center
Old Georgetown Road Manor House,
5612 Spruce Tree Ave., Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: (301) 564-5880,
Web: www.thepediatriccarecenter.com
Behavioral Consultants
Professional Practice Information
Sharon Weiss 6832 Old Dominion Drive, Suite 200
McLean, VA 22101
Phone: (703)356-5534
Renee Hackney P.O. Box 150066 Alexandria, VA 22315
Phone: (703) 237.0733
Email: workshops@parentingplaygroups.com
Katie Holloran A Piece of Mind
713 17th ST SE
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: (202)549-0797
Social Skills Groups
Professional Practice Information
Renee Hackney 246A West Broad Street
Falls Church, VA 22046
Phone: (703) 237-0733
Speech and Language Therapy
Professional Practice Information
Capitol Kids Speech Therapy 201 8th St. NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 544-5469
Playworks 5015 Lee Hwy, Suite 202
Arlington, VA 22207
Phone: (703) 243-4600
Neuropsychological Testing
Professional Practice Information
William Stixrud & Associates 8720 Georgia Ave., Suite 300
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301) 565-0534
Wake Kendall Group 5247 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Suite 4
Washington, DC 20015
Phone: (202)255-2039
Family Compass 11150 Sunset Hills Rd., Suite 150
Reston, VA 20190
(703) 471.5517
Neuropsychological Testing
Professional Practice Information
William Stixrud & Associates 8720 Georgia Ave., Suite 300
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301) 565-0534
Wake Kendall Group 5247 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Suite 4
Washington, DC 20015
Phone: (202)255-2039
Family Compass 11150 Sunset Hills Rd., Suite 150
Reston, VA 20190
(703) 471.5517
Physical Therapy
Professional Practice Information
Sensational Kids Therapy 4400 Jenifer Street NW, Suite 280
Washington, DC 20015
Phone: (202) 244-8089
Email: office@sensationalkids-therapy.com
Web: www.sensationalkids-therapy.com
Good Beginnings 6521 Arlington Blvd, Suite 312
Falls Church, VA 22042
Phone: (703) 536-1817
Progressive Pediatric Physical Therapy 450 West Broad St., Suite 214
Falls Church, VA 22046
Phone: (703) 606.6213
Children’s Therapy Center 8348 Traford Ln. #200
Springfield, VA 22152
Phone: (703) 569-5000
100 Carpenter Dr. #140
Sterling, VA 20164
Phone: (703) 707-9060