Special Education Links

Below is a list of useful resources for parents seeking more information about the special education needs of their child. If you have any question or would like more information, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

ADHD/ADD

Attention Deficit Disorder Association
www.add.org/

Medline Plus Health Information
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Teenagers
members.aol.com/jamiedoc/

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
www.chadd.org/

ADHD Expectations
www.adhd.com/

Anxiety

Coping with Anxiety, Fears, and Phobias:
kidshealth.org/
Coping with Anxiety in Uncertain Times :
www.familyresource.com/health/54/320/

Panic/Anxiety Disorders:
panicdisorder.about.com/library/weekly/aa030100a.htm

All About Anxiety:
kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/mental_health/anxiety.html

MHIRC for Mood and Anxiety Disorders:
www.wpic.pitt.edu/research/mhirc/aboutus.html

Aspergers/Autism

Asperger's Syndrome:
users.wpi.edu/~trek/aspergers.html

Online Asperger Syndrome:
www.udel.edu/bkirby/asperger

Autism Society of America:
www.autism-society.org

Resources in Autism Education:
www.autismed.com

Bipolar

Bipolar (Manic-Depressive) Disorder:
www.psycom.net/depression.central.bipolar.html

Bipolar Disorder:
bipolar.about.com/

Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation:
www.bpkids.org/

NAMI: The Nation's Voice on Mental Illness:
www.nami.org/

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance:
www.dbsalliance.org

Conduct Disorder

The Behavior Home Page:
>www.state.ky.us/agencies/behave/homepage.html

Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports:
www.pbs.org/

Deaf, Hard of Hearing

The Listen-Up Web:
www.listen-up.org

MSHA Education of the Hearing Impaired:
www.michiganspeechhearing.org/

Deafness/Hard of Hearing:
deafness.about.com

Depression

NIMH Depression:

Children and Adolescents:
www.nimh.nih.gov/publicat/depchildmenu.cfm

Dsythymia

Children & Teens:
www.depressionplace.com/children.html

Dsthymic Disorder:
>www.allaboutdepression.com/dia_04.html

Emotionally Disturbed

Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice:
www.air.org/cecp/

LD

LD Online:
www.ldonline.org/

National Center for Learning Disabilities:
www.LD.org

Hello Friend: Ennis William Cosby Foundation:
www.hellofriend.org

ParentPatch:

www.parentpatch.com/SpecialNeeds/

Tourette Syndrome "Plus":
www.tourettesyndrome.net

Solving the Puzzle of Learning Disorders:
www.angelfire.com/on2/thepuzzle/index.html

Learning Disabilities:
www.hopkins.k12.mn.us/Pages/North/LD_Research/

Wrightslaw:
www.wrightslaw.com

Kevin Leehey, M.D.:
www.leeheymd.com

SchwabLearning:
www.SchwabLearning.org

Visually Impaired

Visually Impaired Resources:

www.parentpals.com/

Edvisors.com:

www.edvisors.com/Special_Education/Schools/Visually_Impaired/index.html

Specific Eye Conditions:

www.eyeconditions.org.uk

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