Welcome to the Alcott Center

The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement focuses on identifying and treating the underlying cause behind a student's learning problem. Each child is evaluated using a series of assessment tools to determine what learning program is right for them. We custom-design a program specifically for your child using an array of research-based solutions. Through this comprehensive approach, we are better able to service your child's unique, individual needs. With locations in Richland, Kalamazoo County and Grand Rapids, Michigan, The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement is the leading provider for children with:

  • Learning Disabilities
  • Poor Grades
  • Dyslexia
  • Central Auditory Processing Disorder (C/APD)
  • AD/HD
  • PDD-NOS / Autism / Asperger's
  • Non-Verbal Learning Disability
  • Memory Impairments
  • Brain Injury
  • Sensory Integration Dysfunction
  • Speech and Language Delays
  • Down Syndrome
  • History of Ear Infections
  • Other developmental delays and disorders that slow or otherwise hinder normal educational development



We use a variety of research-based, neurocognitive
interventions to promote academic success including:

  • LiPS
  • PACE
  • Learning Ears
  • Apraxia Clinic
  • Visualization and Verbalization
  • Fast ForWord
  • The Listening Programs
  • Social Skills Groups
  • Cogmed
  • MTC
  • Samonas



Long Distance Services

The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement is able to provide home-based intervention programs nationwide, statewide, and citywide. Several of our programs do not require the child to physically come to our centers for therapy.

Programs can be implemented at home in conjunction with periodic phone consultations and support. We work with families across the country utilizing web-based programs and home programming designed by our professional team, Lynn Carahaly, M.A., CCC-SLP and Vince Carahaly, B.S., Program Director. Please contact us for more information.

Note: The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement, LLC is not Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes® nor is it affiliated with, certified, endorsed, licensed, monitored or sponsored by Lindamood-Bell®, Nanci Bell, Phyllis Lindamood or Pat Lindamood. Lindamood-Bell® - an international organization creating and implementing unique instructional methods and programs for quality intervention to advance language and literacy skills - in no way endorses or monitors the services provided by The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement, LLC. The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement, LLC, therapists are trained in using LiPS® and Visualizing and Verbalizing® for our students.

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Alcott Center Locations Map of the Gull Rd Location

Map of the Eagle Run Dr Location

Auditory Intervention Programs

Auditory Intervention is a series of therapeutic classical music and nature sounds designed to stimulate, re-educate and restore the vestibulocochlear pathways. It is recommended to modulate auditory sensation, promote better auditory filtering skills in the presence of background noise, and improve auditory discrimination skills. Learn More

The Alcott Center Auditory Intervention Programs