Help your Child with Special Needs Acquire Social Skills, Life Skills Training, and Vocational Skills
Special Needs Advocacy -- Tips, Ideas, Support
Does your child need help negotiating social situations? Help your child learn to pick up social queues, care for his / her needs, and acquire vocational training and skills.
ADHD Parent and Teen Coach, helps your teen improve organization, time management and study skills, reduce non-compliance. Email and phone consultation available
Chapel Haven-- state-approved private special education and independent living program for young adults in New Haven, CT and in Tuscons, AZ.
College Internship Program(CIP)-- post-secondary, academic, internship and independent living for young adults with LD and Aspergers Syndrome
College Living Experience (CLE)-- post-secondary programs provides intensive assistance to college students with special needs at campuses across the U.S.
Educational Advocacy Coaching, for parents and kids / teens with special needs and life challenges.
Educational Options, LLC (Newton, MA) -- school and program placement, assessment and coaching for troubled teen
Emerge College Success Program,-- integrates life coaching and student support services into each student's transition to college.
eSpecialMatch.com-- free social networking site to help parents of children with special needs find information and support
Evan Kirstein, Progressive Growth Coaching -- ADHD Coaching for Parents and Teens in NYC and virtually anywhere
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J. Lynn Enterprises, LLC,-- transition services assessment, and planning functional vocational evaluation for students with special needs
LD Advisor -- Strategies-Support-Resources for Children, Teens, and Adults with Learning Disabilities, via phone and email
Life Development Institute -- innovative experiential learning and a practical, supportive transition process to adult living
Love-Tough Parent Coaching -- parent coaching for parents of at risk or struggling Jewish teens. Phone coaching available
Advocate for Kids --pay-per-answer advocacy help by phone or email from qualifed educational advocates
LD Online--interactive guide for children, parents, teachers, and others involved with learning disabilities
Family Teen Help -- Information, Resources, Support For Adolescent, Teen and Young Adult Issues
SEO / Acorn Information Systems-- search engine optimization for web sites related to special education, special needs, schools, attorneys, advocates, physical and mental health professionals
National Association of Parents with Children in Special Education-- provides all sorts of support to parents of children in special education
Horizon Family Solutions --school placement, coaching, and counseling for at risk teens and their families
P.A.C.E. at NLU-- Chicago-based 3-year young adult transtion program teaching life skills, academic skills, and providing employment preparation
Rosewood Centers for Eating disorder--offers treatment, therapy, coaching people in the ability to cope with life and eating in a healthy way
Pennsburg--Camp Sequoia, an innovative overnight camp for boys ages 8-17 who need help with social skills
The Total Transformation® Program-- A guided training program to help parents manage challenging behaviors in children and teens.
Typing With the Stars -- interactive typing program designed to put fun into learning or improving your typing and keyboarding skills. Great for all ages!
Statewide, Regional and Local Services
Glendale -- Life Development Institute, transition program, life coaching and therapy for learning challenged or troubled young adults and their families
Moving Forward-- residential and life skills program in Napa for young adults with with developmental, learning, and autism spectrum disabilities.
The Wellness Pages, Orange County, and State-wide, directory of alternative medicine providers for your family's physical, mental, and spiritual wellness Local Services
Orinda--Aspen Network programs offer Young Adult and Teen Residential Program/Summer Camp/Social Group/Coaching
Los Angeles --Of One Mind, Outpatient treatment and counseling for addicted and/or troubled teens and their families
Monterey--Horizon Family Solutions, assessment and advocacy for special needs children and teens
San Mateo (Bay Area) -- Stanbridge Academy, caring, inclusive K-12 school for students with mild to moderate learning differences and social communication disorders.
Sonoma -- Hanna Boys Center, faith-based program and school for At-Risk and addicted teens
Denver--Lifelong Adult Education Services does educational assessments, lifeskills therapy and life and vocational coaching for adults
New Haven--Chapel Haven is a state approved transition and special education program for young adults with developmental and social disabilities
New Preston -- The Glenridge College & Post-Secondary Employment Coaching Programs, focus on helping young adults with learning disabilities and Asperger' develop skills essential to succeed in college, work environments and social settings
Stamford --ADD Coach Services for families, parents, organizations. Email and phone consultation available
Westbrook -- Vista Vocational & Life Skills Center -- comprehensive, individualized programs and services for adults with neurological impairments
Boca Raton, Miami, Leslie Rouder, LCSW provides ADHD coaching, assessment, and therapy for young adults and adults
Boca Raton, Transpersonal therapy from a licensed LCSW helps in the treatment of ADHD, depression, anxiety, addictions, post traumatic stress disorder, and grief work, and can aid in the healing of many health related disorders.
Deerfield Beach --New Directions,young adult college transiton program for young adults with LD and Asperger's
Miami, Educational Advocacy Coaching, for parents and kids / teens with special needs and life challenges.
Weston-- Dr. Beth Klein, licensed psychologist offers life coaching services to children, teens, and their parents
Chicago-- P.A.C.E. at NLU is a 3-year young adult transtion program teaching life skills, academic skills, and providing employment preparation
Silver Spring, Metro Area --The Weinfeld Group, offers life skills training and vocational counseling to kids and teens with special needs
Advocates for Human Potential--educational planning with personalized guidance
Andover--Educational Advocate, Roberta L. Pinta
Fitchburg----Psychologial Testing Consultants,child and adolescent neuropsychological testing, psycho-educational testing, and testing of social, emotional, behavioral, and personality functioning
Albany -- Advocacy and Training for Parents, Children, and Schools
Amenia--The Maplebrook School offers students with LD a collegiate experience with life skills training including credentials programs and courses for college credit
Hancock-- The Bridge at The Family Foundation School , young adult transition program for struggling students provides training in life skills
Manhattan--Evan Kirstein, of Progressive Growth Coaching, is an ADHD Coaching for Parents and Teens in NYC and virtually anywhere
Scarsdale --School Advocacy, academic coaching, organizational skills building, and subject tutoring for children and teens with special needs
Syosset--ADHD Parent and Teen Coach, helps your teen improve organization, time management and study skills, reduce non-compliance.
Bend -- Horizon Family Solutions, school placement and counseling for at risk teens and their families
Klamath Falls and other locations--Dragonfly Transitions, Young Adult Transitions residential program in Oregon combines therapy, life skills training, and social integration
Love-Tough Parent Coaching--parent coaching for parents of at risk or struggling Jewish teens. Phone coaching available
Camp Sequoia--An innovative overnight camp in Pottstown, Pennsylvania for children ages 8-19 who need help with social skills
Dallas, Plano--Focus on the Future Training Center, Independence Skills Training for Children -- and their parents-- with Autism & Other Special Needs
Union Grove---Shepherds College, Post secondary School for Young Adults with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities--Transition and life skills training program
Powell --Beartooth Mountain Ascent, Christian recovery program helps at-risk young men, ages 18-28 overcome addictions and self destructive habits through acquiring life skills, vocational skills, faith, and good habits on a working cattle ranch.