Gretchen Timmel

Gretchen L. Timmel

  • Educational Specialist
  • School Liaison
  • Curriculum Planner

Gretchen Timmel, MEd provides educational consulting services for children and young adults already receiving services at the Lurie Center.

Medical Education
  • MEd from University of Massachusetts with degrees in both education and school psychology
Board Certifications
  • Licensed Educational Psychologist, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Certified Elementary School Teacher

Ms. Timmel has extensive experience in school and residential settings collaborating across medical teams, schools, and caregivers to promote individual student success.

Ms. Timmel specializes in the development of educational programs, teaching methodology, and advocacy. Since each student is an individual, the type and scope of the educational services recommended will vary based on the student’s unique needs.


Clinical Interests
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Nonverbal Learning Disorders (NVLD)
  • Language Based Learning Disabilities (e.g. Dyslexia)
  • Mathematics Disorder (Dyscalculia)
Patient Age Group
  • Adult
  • Pediatrics