I am completely impressed by Laura’s skills and devotion.
Laura is more than competent; she truly cares.
— Robert Mann, LCSW, Psychotherapist
Laura Drexler is an educational therapist and academic tutor providing tutoring and educational therapy services to the central San Fernando Valley community of Northridge, CA. Laura works with students of all pages and is committed to providing educational services that produce measurable and meaningful results.
Educational therapy is recommended for students who may have learning disabilities such as ADHD, ADD, dyslexia and other learning challenges and conditions. Students demonstrating difficulties in language, vocabulary math, reading comprehension, written expression and time management can also benefit from educational therapy.
~ Learn more about educational therapy.
Tutors tend to be subject-specific, focusing on one subject area such as English, math, history, science or a foreign language.
With educational therapy, the therapist teaches individualized strategies, tools and skills that the student can apply across the entire curriculum, assuring the student's success based on their individual learning profile.
~ Read our educational therapy FAQ
Educational therapist Laura Drexler specializes in providing individualized educational therapy sessions tailored to meet the needs of each student. Laura's approach is effective for students of all ages and all levels in order to help increase their learning potential as well as their academic and cognitive abilities.
~ Learn more about educational therapy services offered in Northridge, CA
Laura Drexler provides professional academic tutoring services for students of all ages who require assistance in specific subjects such as mathematics, foreign language, English, grammar and science. Tutoring sessions are individualized and based upon the student's present skill level and based on the student's homework assignments, projects and materials from the student's classes.
~ Learn more about academic tutoring services offered in Northridge, CA.
The foundation of Laura's approach to helping students lies in treating each individual with dignity and respect. Laura cultivates a positive learning environment and honoring where each student is academically and emotionally. Laura quickly establishes a relationship of trust and support.
~ Learn more about Laura's approach to academic tutoring and educational therapy
Prior to working successfully with students as an educational therapist and private tutor, Laura worked for the Los Angeles Unified School District as a master Special Education instructor and speech and language therapist.
Laura Drexler is a native of Los Angeles and holds a Masters Degree in Communicative Disorders. Laura has earned a Special Education teaching credential as well as certification by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. She also earned state-certified as a chemical dependency specialist.
~ Learn more about Northridge educational therapist and tutor Laura Drexler
"I have been completely impressed by Laura's skills and devotion. Laura is more than competent; she truly cares."
"Laura’s distinctive approach to helping children succeed is very authentic and supportive. I have seen children transform from average “C” to Straight “A” in a very short period of time."
"What an incredible transformation I have seen in my son's work ethic! He is almost a straight "A" student thanks to Laura's guidance and encouragement."
~ Read more educational therapy testimonials
Northridge, CA is a large and highly diverse neighborhood in the San Fernando Valley covering a 9.47 square mile area and that has a population of over 65,000 residents. While Northridge is not as densely populated as other neighborhoods in the Valley, it is home to a major California state-run University, Cal State Northridge (CSUN) as well as several public schools, magnet and charter schools and many private schools.
Northridge, CA is served by the Los Angeles Unified School District. Seven elementary schools, 3 middle schools and one high school lie within the Northridge boundaries. Highly regarded private schools such as East Valley Academy, Highland Hall Waldorf School and Art of Learning Academy are also located in Northridge, CA.