NCRI-Recommended Service Providers

We do not recommend that your reading specialist do your evaluation or your evaluator become your reading specialist.  We believe this causes a conflict of interest.

Reading Specialists

    • 970-667-3306
      Kim specializes in reading remediation of reading disabilities and is located in Loveland.  She uses Linguistic Remedies for Reading Disabilities by Dr. Barbara Wise and incorporates the use of the whole body and games into tutoring.
    • “Our speech-language and reading therapists design custom care plans based on each child’s needs. They build a special relationship with their clients which helps to ensure a successful outcome…and create a fun experience!”
  • NOCO Dyslexia center uses the Barton reading and spelling program. This exceptional program was released in 1999 and has been proven to be highly effective in several independent, scientific research-based studies. They tutor from age 5 and up, including adults.
  • 303-862-6260
    Dedee is a reading specialist located in the Boulder area.  She uses Modern Phonics to not only get your child reading, but to build their confidence.
“Our goal is to stop the crutch of tutoring by giving our students the tools, confidence and knowledge they need to succeed in math and/or reading – without us.” THL



Jean Shumaker
Jean helps train and encourage parents/and or guardians to be their child’s best advocate, to understand their rights under the law, how to seek appropriate support services, and to prepare for IEP meetings (and due process if necessary).

The ARC of Larimer County
The ARC is an advocacy group who protects the civil rights of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through advocacy and education.