About Dr. Rachel Cohen
Dr. Rachel Cohen received her Doctorate of Audiology degree from Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. in 2005. She is an experienced Pediatric Educational Audiologist with a specialty in Auditory Processing Disorders and an Auditory Verbal Therapist. She opened a private practice, ListenHEAR, which provides Auditory Processing evaluations and treatment both to the Southwest Florida region and all around Florida online via telehealth. She also contracts with school districts by providing Educational Audiology and Auditory Habilitation services to the Southwest Florida region.
She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the Florida Board of Audiology state license, as well as the Listening and Spoken Language Specialist Certification and CAPDOTS provider. She is also a certified IEP Advocate.
She is a member of the Educational Audiology Association (EAA) and serves as the State Representative for Florida for EAA. Dr. Cohen has performed as the Secretary of the Florida AG Bell Association Board for over 10 years and is a member of the National AG Bell Association. She has served as the VP of Audiology for the Florida Speech Language and Hearing Association (FLASHA) and is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). She has held Audiology Licenses in Virginia and Florida. Dr. Cohen is fluent in American Sign Language (ASL).
In 2018, Dr. Cohen was awarded the Clinician of the Year award from FLASHA.
In 2019, Dr. Cohen was awarded the State Clinical Achievement Award for Florida by ASHA.
She also was nominated for the Louis M. Dicarlo Award for Recent Clinical Achievement by ASHA.
University of Florida, BA in Communication Sciences and Disorders and Minor in Education in 2001.
Gallaudet University, AuD., Doctorate in Audiology in 2005.