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Dr. Rebecca Resnik: Public Speaking and Continuing Education for Professionals

Rebecca Resnik speaks for national, state, and local events, and delivers American Psychological Association-approved Continuing Education for Professionals. She speaks at national, international, state, and local events, and is an APA-approved provider of Continuing Education at the Post Doctoral level. Rebecca uses her expertise as a psychologist and special educator to bring the latest in psychological science into the “real world.” 

Rebecca focuses on actionable content that attendees can apply to real-world challenges.

As an experienced speaker and educator, she delivers content that enriches understanding. Rebecca understands that brains learn best when we are fully engaged and having a good time. She takes care to include humor, audience interests, and participation opportunities in every talk.

She is a sought-after speaker for professional groups, continuing education, and meetings. She speaks on a variety of topics related to psychology, parenting, and education, including:

  • The Science of Motivation
  • Neuroplasticity: Unlocking our Untapped Potential
  • Coping, Grit, and Resilience
  • Bringing Neuroscience into the Classroom (research from the The Mind, Brain, and Education movement)
  • Cognitive and Emotional Changes in Adolescence, or “What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Teenager!”
  • Learning Disabilities
  • ADHD and Executive Functioning
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders

Book Dr. Rebecca

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The Science Behind Motivation

Check out Rebecca speaking at the McLean School’s Cecily’s Advocacy Day Conference.

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Why do they do what they do?

Assessment, Testing, and Understanding

Signs and Instruction for Dyslexia

Dr. Rebecca Resnik Speaking in front of an audience.

More Reasons to Book Rebecca

Having chaired the Maryland Psychological Association Continuing Education Committee for three years, Rebecca knows how hard it can be to plan programming that is fresh, smart, and excites your audience.

Here is what to expect when you book Rebecca:

  • A dynamic, highly engaging, speaker
  • Content based on the latest research
  • Presentations personalized for your attendees
  • Practical content full of “take away” gems
  • Continuing education that meets learning objectives
  • A professional, experienced speaker who makes your job easy
  • A happy audience!


Recent Highlights

Veterans Association AI Brain Summit, Invited Talk, From Language Analysis to Clinical Utility

Continuing Education Course (3 CE hrs) DC Psychological Association and Southern Maryland Psychological Association, Executive Functioning: Development of Cognitive, Emotional and Behavioral Self-Regulation

Staff Training for Children’s National Medical Center Autism Clinic, Transition Planning for Psychologists

Maryland Psychological Association Annual State Convention Continuing Education for Psychologists Neuropsychological Assessment of Gifted/Twice Exceptional Students

The Association of Practicing Psychologists, 2 Hour Continuing Education for Psychologists Course, Neuropsychological Assessment of Language Based Learning Disabilities

Digital Innovation in Mental Health International Conference, Invited Talk, London, England, Diagnosis: The “Not Good Enough” State of the Art

The Learning Disabilities Association of America’s National Conference

The International Conference on ADHD/CHADD National Conference

The Reading League National Conference, presentation The Neuropsychology of Dyslexia

The University of Maryland Autism Research Consortium, Executive Functioning and the Autism Spectrum and Transition Planning for Neurodiverse Students, Expert Panel (UMARC Podcast)