Janine Halloran, LMHC
Janine Halloran, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and a Licensed Professional School Adjustment Counselor in Massachusetts. Janine has experience in a variety of school settings, ranging from substantially separate classrooms to public school settings. She created a coping skills curriculum for the elementary school level. She also ran a successful lunch group program in her school and has a written a book to help other school counselors start successful lunch group programs at the elementary school level. In addition, she has worked with children in outpatient and social group settings to help support children’s social and emotional growth. She has particular experience using Michelle Garcia Winner's Social Thinking. Janine is also the founder of Encourage Play, a website dedicated to teaching children social skills through play. http://www.encourageplay.com/
Erin Hayes, MS CCC-SLP
Erin graduated with a Masters in Speech/Language Pathology from Boston University. Since then, she has worked in public schools in Needham, Weston, Walpole, Stoughton, and Westwood providing treatment and evaluation for students in Pre-K through 12th grade. Erin has experience with a variety of speech and language delays and disorders including: articulation delays/disorders, language learning disabilities, non-verbal learning disabilities, expressive and receptive language deficits, and augmentative and alternative communication programs. Erin also had private speech and language clients. She has provided home-based services for students, as well as support for parents in navigating the way through the IEP process and creating realistic and achievable expectations for meetings with various school systems.