“The help you provided literally changed the course of my son’s academic career. Not only did you help to improve his learning but you improved his self-esteem.”

-ILD parent

Contact Information

4 Militia Drive, Suite 20
Lexington MA, 02421
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Ph. 781-861-3711
Fax. 781-861-3701
Contact by e-mail

Our Team

At ILD and ResearchILD, our experienced staff of researchers, special educators, reading and math specialists, speech and language therapists, and clinicians are dedicated to helping children, adolescents and adults with learning, attention or behavior difficulties, and executive function weaknesses, as well as gifted individuals who need educational enrichment.

Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D

President and Director of ResearchILD and ILD
Associate in Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education,
Adjunct Associate Professor, Tufts University Dept of Child Development

Donna Kincaid, M.Ed.

Assistant Director, ILD
Director of Outreach and Training


Kathy Button, M.Ed

Educational Specialist

ResearchILD Associate

Karen Caires

Office Coordinator

Meredith Cohen, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Michael Greschler, M.Ed.

Director, SMARTS

Educational Specialist

Shelly Levy, M.Ed., M.S.

Educational Specialist

SMARTS Associate

Laura Licuanan, M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech and Language Therapist
Educational Specialist

Catherine Polis M.S., C.A.G.S.

Educational Specialist

Julie Sayer, M.A., C.A.G.S., NCSP

Licensed School Psychologist
Learning Specialist

Thelma Segal

Office Manager

Wendy Stacey, M.S.

Director of Reading and Speech/Language
ResearchILD Associate

Judith Stein, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Joan Steinberg, M.Ed.

Director of Educational Therapy
Educational Specialist

Nancy Trautman, M.A.T.

Reading and Educational Specialist

Jennifer Williams, M.Ed.

Educational Specialist