Welcome to Chatty Child™

Stepping Stones to School Skills
Classes Starting Mondays in January

Chatty Child™ is a personalized therapeutic center for children and their families conveniently based in downtown Manhattan. Treatment sessions and services are provided in a beautiful, state-of-the-art center. The Chatty Child Center is comprised of a large sensory room, individual treatment rooms, and a comfortable, inviting waiting and resource room with internet and wifi connection for parents and caregivers.

At Chatty Child, We...

  • EMPOWER each CHILD to find a voice.
  • EMPOWER the FAMIILY to effectively communicate with the child.
  • CREATE a POSITIVE learning environment for the child.
  • CREATE a UNIQUE, challenging, imaginative, and fun learning experience.

Chatty Child was founded and created by speech-language pathologist Heather Boerner M.A., CCC/SLP, T.S.H.H, who has more than ten years’ experience in the field.

Sonya Kashlan Occupational Therapist (OT) is now accepting RSA DOE work through her company Connected Kids which is housed at the Chatty Child Center! 



Words that Inspire Us

“In praising a child, we love and praise not that what is, but that which we hope for.” – Goethe

“Children learn through gentle direction and persuasive teaching.” – Thomas S. Monson

“There are only two lasting bequests we can give our children – one is roots, the other, wings.” – Stephen Covey