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Aardvark Advocacy and Tutoring
Enid Schibuk
7 Sparta View
Ossining, NY 10562
(914) 391-2801
Email: enidschibuk | at | gmail.com
NYS and Vermont certified Learning Specialist. PreK through High School tutoring, test prep, study strategies. Advocate for students with special needs. Service in your home.

ABC Therapeutics
Christopher Alterio
11390 Transit Road
East Amherst, NY 14051
(716) 580-3040; (716) 580-3042 (fax)
Email: chris | at | abctherapeutics.com
Web: http://www.abctherapeutics.com
Private pediatric occupational and physical therapy practice providing independent evaluations, advocacy, and family education.

Accessible Learning Technology Alternatives
Lorianne Hoenninger
PO Box 597
Shirley, NY 11967
(631) 399-5750; (631) 207-8405 (fax)
Email: accessiblelearning | at | verizon.net
We are a small agency providing Assistive Technology evaluations, staff development and related follow up services for all students ages 5-21, and Special Education and related therapy services for medically fragile students.

Achieve Reading Success
Darlene Gaffney
40 South Sixth Street
Locust Valley, NY 11560
(516) 458-3368
Email: darlenechambers | at | optonline.net
Standardized reading evaluation to Determine exact strengths/weaknesses and reading levels. Tutoring using Wilson method for decoding/encoding, Lindamood-Bell for comprehension.

Achievements, PLLC
Jim and Tami Callister
623 New Loudon Road
Latham, NY 12110
(518) 782-1178; (518) 377-6230; (518) 782-3433 (fax)
Email: apanda617 | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.achievements.org
Licensed and registered Occupational Therapist (OTR/L) providing services to children from birth to 21 years old. Services are provided in the home, in daycare, programs, and schools.

ADDRESS, Inc.
Norine Eaton
SUNY | at | Buffalo
3435 Main St., Bldg 20
Buffalo, NY 14214
(716) 829-2244 ext. 35
Email: addresswny | at | addresswny.org
Web: www.addresswny.org
ADDRESS is a volunteer organization dedicated to providing resources, education and support services to those affected by AD/HD and related disorders.

ADHD Parent Trainer
Elaine Lerner, MSW, CSW
P.O. Box 222016
Great Neck, NY 11022
(516) 487-0636; (888) 441-1743 (fax)
Email: elaine | at | adhdparenttrainer.com
Web: http://www.adhdparenttrainer.com/
Elaine Lerner, MSW, CSW is an experienced facilitator of workshops for parents of children with behavioral management issues, as well as ADD and ADHD.

Advanced Psychological Assessment, P.C.
Shahal Rozenblatt, Ph.D.
50 Karl Avenue, Suite 104
Smithtown, NY 11787
or
137 East 36th Street, Suite 4
New York, NY 10016
(866) 840-9790
Email: neuro | at | advancedpsy.com
Web: http://www.advancedpsy.com
I am a neuropsychologist specializing in the evaluation and treatment of children, adolescents & adults with ADHD, learning disorders, autism, brain injury, & epilepsy.

The Advocacy Center
590 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 546-1700
Email: klein | at | advocacycenter.com
Web: www.advocacycenter.com

Advocates For Autism
Sally Colletti
333 Birch Street
Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 754-9694
Email: info | at | advocateforautism.com
Web: http://www.advocateforautism.com
Providing Person-Centered Planning for the NYS Self-Determination Program - First Responder Training - Advocacy

A.E.C. Advocacy, LLC
Alice E. Capozzi
179 Journey's End Road
South Salem, NY 10590
(914) 533-2043
Email: alicecapozzi | at | aecadvocacy.com
Web: http://www.aecadvocacy.com
Special Education Advocates serving Westchester and Putnam Counties in New York, as well as Fairfield County in Connecticut.

Chantal Aflalo, Special Needs Advisor
360 East 72nd Street - 3101
New York, NY 10021
(212) 737-4449
Email: caflalo19 | at | nyc.rr.com
Assistance with early childhood intervention, special education school recommendations and application support, and guidance with funding.

AGAPE Education Center
Jae Yang
219-03 Northern Blvd #4
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 224-2366; (203) 886-3035 (fax)
Email: contact | at | agapeleaders.com
Web: http://www.agapeleaders.com
Founded in 2005 with the goal of building confidence, creativity, and leadership in students ranging from elementary to high school students through Public Speaking & Debate, Abacus Math Club, Reading and Writing Club, and Academic Tutoring programs.

Helene H. Agatstein, Educational Consultant, Inc.
33 Dartmouth Street
Valley Stream, NY 11581
(516) 791-1324; (516) 791-1324 (fax)
Email: helene | at | agatstein.com
I am an advocate for students from birth through aging out adults. I work in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. I have been in practice for 22 years.

AHA Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 475
Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
(516) 470-0360
Email: PatS | at | AHAny.org
Web: http://www.AHAny.org

Advocates for Individuals with High Functioning Autism, Asperger's Syndrome and other Pervasive Developmental Disorders.

Nicholas Agro, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1000 Main Street
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
(631) 642-2478; (631) 473-7315 (fax)
Email: Nick.Agro | at | nyeducationlaw.com
Web: http://www.nyeducationlaw.com
Nicholas Agro is a Student Advocate Attorney practicing in the areas of School Disciplinary Proceedings and Special Education. Offices in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

Daniel M. Ajello, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1550 Richmond Ave., Ste 201
Staten Island, NY 10314
(718) 494-3800; (718) 494-3824 (fax)
Email: GETFAPE | at | AOL.COM
Web: http://www.geocities.com/getfape/
I am an Attorney, Licensed Teacher,and special needs parent, practicing in the areas of Special Needs Planning, Special Needs Trusts, Special Education Law.

ALEXia LLC
Jan Campbell
870 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10065
(212) 717-0709
Email: jcampbell05 | at | msn.com
Web: http://alexia.vpweb.com
Orton Gillingham Academy Provider List reading specialist for testing and individualized remediation.

All About Time, An Approach to Organization & Time
Natalie Baye
13 High Oaks Court
Huntington, NY 11743
(631) 421-7938; (631) 871-3702
Email: aatbaye | at | hotmail.com
I provide a holistic approach for children, teens and adults who have challenges with organizational, time management and work/study skills.

All in 1 S.P.O.T. with TheraTalk
Dr. Irene Gioules
150-50 14th Road
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 767-0071; (718) 767-0086 (fax)
Email: spotwiththeratalk | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.spotwiththeratalk.com
We provide speech, physical and occupational therapy, as well as comprehensive multidisciplinary evaluations. We have one of the largest sensory gym in Queens, NY.

Alternative Autism Solutions
Mary E. Riposo, PhD
111 Ferris Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13224
(315) 449-0040
Email: DrMary | at | twcny.rr.com
Web: http://www.AlternativeAutismSolutions.com
Offering educational consultation, parent training, and Reiki sessions for individuals with Autism Spectrum and related disorders and their families. Some insurances accepted.

Andrea Alvarez, Special Education Advocate
10 Wall Street
Norwalk, CT 06850
(203) 899-1111; (203) 853-9246 (fax)
Email: andrea.alvarez | at | comcast.net
Web: http://www.andrea-alvarez.com
Advocating for students and their parents to create individualized education plans that benefit each child, working towards a successful classroom experience.

Margaret Alvarez, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist
Neuropsychologist
9 Carteret Drive
Pomona, NY 10970
(845) 354-6478
Email: neuropsych | at | dr.com
Assessment and Cognitive Rehabilitation Strategies Offered For IEP Planning, Speaker For School and Parent Groups, On Brain / Behavior Relationships.

American Foundation for the Blind
11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300
New York, NY 10001
(212) 502-7600; (212) 502-7662 (TTY)
Email: afbinfo | at | afb.org
Web: http://www.afb.org/

AMG Occupational Therapy, P.C.
Marc Gelman
55 Northern Boulevard, Suite 103
Great Neck, NY 11021
(917) 453-3200
Email: OTRehab26 | at | hotmail.com

Pio Andreotti, PsyD
7204 20th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(718) 331-3298; (718) 596-1030 (fax)
Email: NYNeuro | at | aol.com
Dr. Pio Andreotti is a NYS Licensed Neuropsychologist, experienced in conducting neuropsychological evaluations for Least Restrictive Environment, testing accommodations (including SAT), and college-level accommodations.

Andrew Heiskell Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
New York Public Library
476 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10018
(212) 206-5400; (212) 206-5425
Email: pleclerc | at | nypl.org
Web: http://www.nypl.org/

Robert Aronov, Esq.
Attorney at Law
315 Madison Avenue, Suite 901
New York, NY 10017
(212) 807-5525; (877) 529-6699; (718) 206-1272 (fax)
Email: robert | at | robertaronov.com
Web: http://www.educationlawyernyc.com
Law Firm concentrating in the area of Education Law: Learning Disabilities, CPSE/CSE Annual Meeting, Section 504. Available programs: drug dependent children/autism/medically fragile children; tuition reimbursement.

Donna Arking, LCSW
792 East 19 St.
Brooklyn, NY 11230
(718) 434-2801
Email: donna.arking | at | gmail.com
Specialist in work with individuals and families affected by learning, attention & related neurodevelopmental disorders. Comprehensive diagnosic assessment of ADHD,integrative treatment including behavior therapy, family stress reduction, parenting strategies.

Adrienne J. Arkontaky, Esq.
Attorney at Law
300 Westage Business Center Drive, Suite 400
Fishkill, NY 12524
(845) 896-1106; (914) 684-2100; (845) 896-1107 (fax)
Email: aarkontaky | at | littmankrooks.com
Web: http://www.littmankrooks.com
Littman Krooks attorneys practice in the areas of special education advocacy & special needs planning, including trusts and guardianship. Offices also in White Plains & Manhattan.

Rachel Asher, Esq.
Attorney at Law
223 Katonah Avenue
Katonah, NY 10536
(914) 232-0934; (914) 232-1150; (914) 232-1144 (fax)
Email: asher | at | ashergaughran.com
Intelligent, results-oriented special education and disability law services. Creation and enforcement of effective IEPs. Equal access to all services. Accommodations for testing. Disciplinary defense.

Asperger's Syndrome Advocacy Group of Schenectady
Lynn Goliber
1752 Eastern Pkwy
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 370-7970; (518)355-6273
Email: aspergeradvocacy | at | aol.com
An organization dedicated to increasing knowledge and understanding of Asperger's Syndrome and other disabilities as they impact education.

Auditory Oral School of NY / StriVright
Pnina Bravmann, Director
1350 E. 37 Street
Brooklyn, NY 11210
(718) 531-1800; (718) 421-5395 (fax)
Email: info | at | auditoryoral.org
Web: http://www.auditoryoral.org
Early intervention, specializing in education of deaf or hard of hearing children, providing home-based & center-based diagnostic and therapeutic services to children ages birth to five years.

Aurora Optometric Group, P.C.
Dr. Richard D. O'Connor
K. Militello, Vision therapy
411 Main Street
East Aurora, NY 14052
(716) 652-0870
Email: kmilitello | at | Buffalo.com
Developmental Optometrist specializing in vision and learning related problems.

Autism Connection
36-R Buffalo St.
Attica, NY 14011
(585) 591-0188; (585) 591-2484
Email: akane | at | autismconnection.org
Web: http://www.autismconnection.org
Autism Connection focuses on the recovery and fulfillment in the lives of children with Autism & Aspergers. Developed by Mother of 2 DD children, academic scholar and experienced professional.

Autism Connections
Theresa Familo
2 Tower Dr, Suite C
Fulton, NY 13069
(315) 598-7672; (315) 598-1774 (fax)
Email: advocate | at | pscoswego.org
An opportunity for families with children on the Autism Spectrum to connect with each other.

Autism Society of America, Albany Chapter
Janine Lounsbery
2999 Hamburg Street
PO Box 3847
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 355-2191
Email: info | at | albanyautism.org
Web: http://albanyautism.org
Autism information, support and advocay for Albany, Chenango, Columbia, Delaware, Greene, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, Washington counties.

AutismConcepts.com
59 Mullock Road
Middletown, NY 10940-6196
(845) 978-3182
Email: info | at | autismconcepts.com
Web: http://www.AutismConcepts.com
Family website shares credible autism resources information, treatment, and tips with parents and caregivers living with autism to help empower, support, network and inform.

AXA Advisors LLC
Special Needs Family Planning
333 Thornall St
Edison, NJ 08837
(732) 476-2807; (917) 318-5051 (cell); (732) 906-3694 (fax)
Email: stuart.flaum | at | axa-advisors.com
Financial planning for families with an individual with developmental disabilities is very important.Special Needs Family Planning will help you get started or evaluate an existing financial plan.

Lauren A. Baum, P.C.
307 53rd Street, Suite 501
New York, NY 10022
(212) 644-4414; (212) 644-8470 (fax)
Email: LBaum | at | NYSpecialEdLaw.com
Legal representation provided for matters involving special education in New York City, Suffolk, Nassau, Westchester and Orange Counties.

Beck's Academic Tutoring
Linda K. Beck
536 Ashland Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222
(716) 863-3793
Email: becklinda | at | aol.com
Qualified academic tutor for Pre-K through 12 in all areas. Masters in Ex. Ed, has taught for 26 years and tutored for 8.

Behavioral Consulting of Manhattan, Inc.
Melissa Engasser, MS
279 W 177th street
New York, NY 10026
(646) 377-2109
Email: melissa.engasser | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.bcmnyc.com

Benchmark Family Services, Inc.
Marguerite K. Feistel
1635 Ohioi Street
Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 786-7285; (315) 786-7270 (fax)
Email: bfamilys | at | twcny.rr.com
Web: http://benchmarkfamilyservices.com
Integrated special education preschool, early intervention program for children birth - 3 and NYS licensed day care facility. NYS approved evaluator.

Deborah Berger, Esq.
Attorney at Law
218 Main Street #107
East Setauket, NY 11733
(631)630-6982; (631)630-6983 (fax)
Email: deborahberger | at | optimum.net
Web: http://www.educationlawyerli.com
I am an attorney who concentrates in representing parents and students in all aspects of Education Law in Long Island, New York. I have over 10 years of experience in this area.

Matthew E. Bergeron, Esq.
Attorney at Law
217 South Salina Street, 6th Floor
Syracuse, NY 13202
(315) 471-0405; (315) 471-7849 (fax)
Email: mbergeron | at | satterandrews.com
A law firm dedicated to providing effective representation for people with disabilities, including Social Security Disability, Long Term Disability and Education matters.

Lola Berliner, Special Education Consultant
131 Mitchell Avenue
Long Beach, NY 11561
(516) 527-3136
Email: lolaberliner | at | yahoo.com
Lola Berliner is a recently retired CPSE/CSE Chairperson for Special Education with 38 years experience in education.She provides advocacy services for children and their parents by explaining regulations and parent rights.

Mark Bertin, M.D.
106 Washington Avenue
Pleasantville, New York 10570
(914) 841-2302
Web: http://www.developmentaldoctor.com
Developmental-behavioral pediatrician specializing in evaluation, treatment and service coordination for various developmental disabilities including Asperger Syndrome, autism, pervasive developmental disorders, ADHD, and learning disabilities.

BEST Consulting Services, Inc
Melissa J Andretta, BCBA
14 Rassmussen Place
Melville, NY 11747
(631) 875-8146; (631) 673-1222 (fax)
Email: BestEdConsult | at | aol.com
We provide consultation and tutoring for educational and home programs for children on the autism spectrum. All services are supervised by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) who is a doctoral candidate in the Columbia University ABA program.

Bilinguals Inc.
Abigail Dela Cruz
60 Madison Avenue, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10010
(212) 684-0099; (212) 679-7867 (fax)
Email: jdrewes | at | bilingualsinc.com
Web: http://www.bilingualsinc.com
A pediatric therapy, educational and autism services company that provides early intervention health care to children in need.

Birch Family Services
Debra J. Bardavid, LCSW
104 W. 29th Street
New York, NY 10001
(212) 616-1874; (212) 616-1800; (212) 242-5874 (fax)
Email: debra.bardavid | at | birchfamilyservices.org
Web: http://birchfamilyservices.org
Family Support Services Dept. within a non-profit agency providing information, referral, advocacy and support for parents of children with special needs from birth through transition to adult life.

Gina L. Blasdell, Esq.
Attorney at Law
303 Tompkins Street
Cortland, NY 13045
(607) 753-9650

Sandra Blumenreich, Educational Advocacy
P.O. Box 243
Pomona, NY 10970-243
and
P.O. Box 325
Mahwah, NJ 07430-0325
(845) 641-8131
Email: sandra | at | sandra.blumenreich.com
Web: http://www.sandrablumenreich.com
Working with students and families to achieve a free appropriate public education.

BOMj Inc (Because of Michael Jr.)
Aileen Callan
14 Hovenkamp Ave.
Nanuet, NY 10954
(845) 624-4616
Email: bomj | at | optimum.net
Independent Special Education (IEP) Advocate. Comprehensive services provided.

Brain Injury Association of New York State
10 Colvin Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
(518) 459-7911; (800) 228-8201 (in NY)
Email: info | at | bianys.org
Web: http://www.bianys.org/

Brain Resource Center
Natalia Tsurikova
263 West End Avenue, Suite 1D
New York, NY 10023
(212) 877-2130
Email: nt | at | brainresourcecenter.com
Web: http://www.brainresource.com
BRC is a unique center that harnesses advances in neuroscience to improve academic performance as well as cognitive and emotional wellbeing for all children.

Regina Brandow, Esq.
Berger & Brandow, LLP
1320 Stony Brook Road, Suite 208
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631) 689-7404; (631) 689-7408 (fax)
Email: rbrandow208 | at | optonline.net or dberger731 | at | optonline.net
Web: http://wwwbergerandbrandow.com
Berger & Brandow, LLP is a legal firm in Long Island, New York, that concentrates in the area of education law. The firm also provides legal services in the area of trusts and real estate law.

Andrew Bressner, Esq.
Attorney at Law
11 Foxburn Street
New City, NY 10956
(845) 499-2038
Email: abressner | at | bressnerlaw.com
Special Education Law practice.

Tracy L. Bullett, Esq.
Tabner, Ryan & Keniry, LLP
18 Corporate Woods Boulevard, Suite 8
Albany, NY 12211
(518) 465-9500 Ext. 32; (518) 465-5112 (fax)
Email: tlb | at | trklaw.com
Web: http://www.trklaw.com
I am an attorney in New York State. I represent parents with children who have disabilities and are being denied a free appropriate public education.

Naeema Burgess
P.O.Box 739
Bronx, NY 10469
(336) 253-6336
Email: naeemaburgess | at | hotmail.com
Two PsyD/BCBA candidates and experienced professionals well versed in early intervention, special education and ABA. We provide consultation regarding autism, social emotional delays, behavioral challenges and learning disabilities.

John W. Callanan, Esq.
Attorney at Law
269 Hardenburgh Road, P.O. Box 147
Pine Bush, NY 12566
(845) 744-5934; (845) 744-6448 (fax)
Email: john | at | jwcallananlaw.com
Web: http://jwcallananlaw.com
Special Needs Planning, including Trusts, Guardianships, Wills in Orange, Ulster & Sullivan Counties. "Your child's greatest Asset is You".

Marisa Carbone, Esq.
Attorney at Law
980 Broadway
Thornwood, NY 10594
(914) 769-2196; (914) 769-2196 (fax)
Email: mcesq | at | optonline.net
Special education attorney. Advocate for children and families.

Dawn Catucci
351 Manville Road Suite 101
Pleasantville, NY 10570
(914) 762-0779
Email: catdawn1 | at | aol.com
Web: http://dawncatuccilmhc.com
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who offers Indivual and group counseling for students with disabilities.

Center for Attention and Learning Disorders (CALD)
Michelle Shackelford, Ph.D.
c/o Outpatient Center for Mental Health
Lenox Hill Hospital
1430 Second Avenue, Suite 103
New York, NY 10021
(212) 434-3365; (212) 717-5691 (fax)
Email: ppramataris | at | lenoxhill.net
Web: http://www.lenoxhill.net
Outpatient NYC clinic offering neuropsychological/psychoeducational testing services and therapy services for children age 5 to 18. Service fees on sliding scale based on family income.

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities
Lisa Burditt
1535 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 442-2574; (518) 442-5412; (518) 442-4834 (fax)
Email: lburditt | at | albany.edu
Grant-funded organization providing resources and training to families and professionals living and working with individuals with ASD from birth to age 21.

Center for Autism & Related Disorders
Denise Rhine, Managing Supervisor
6 N. Main St., Suites 204-205
Fairport, NY 14450
(585) 377-6590; (585) 377-6605 (fax)
Email: d.rhine | at | centerforautism.com
Web: www.centerforautism.com
Provide in-home/school ABA therapy to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders throughout New York.

Center for Educational and Psychological Services
525 West 120th Street, Box 91
New York, NY 10027
(212) 678-3262
Web: http://www.tc.edu/ceps
Services include psychotherapy, limited reading tutoring, psychological and educational assessments at a reduced fee. Services provided by advanced graduate students on a limited schedule.

The Center for Learning Differences
Susan Yellin, Executive Dir.
6 Highland Avenue
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 773-4737
Email: info | at | centerforlearningdifferences.org
Web: http://www.centerforlearningdifferences.org
We have an informational website which includes lists of local resources. We offer programs for families and professionals dealing with students who learn differently.

Center for Legal Education and Advocacy Resources
William J. Porta, Esq., M.Ed.
42 Maple Avenue
HAmilton, NY 13346
(315) 691-3000
Email: bporta | at | gmail.com
Web: http://CLEARidea.org
To improve the quality of life for people with disabilities and their families by providing information, educational services and legal supports to improve access to entitlements and services.

Central NY Autism Society of America
PMB 252, 4465 E. Genesee Street
Dewitt, NY 13214-2242
(315) 447-4466
Email: cnyasa | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.cnyasa.org
Monthly meetings, summer program, sibling program, workshops, advocacy, support and awareness. (Syracuse and surrounding area.)

Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State
330 W. 34th Street
New York, NY 10001
(212) 947-5770, ext. 201
Web: www.cerebralpalsynys.org

CGC Consultants LLC
Carol Courtadon
P.O. Box 328
Suffern, NY 10901
(917) 292-6331
Email: cgc_consultants | at | yahoo.com
Special education advocacy services for parents of children with special needs.

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders (CH.A.D.D.)

CHADD of Nassau County
Vicki Rogers or Kathy Post
PO Box 548
Levittown, NY 11756
(516) 932-0903
Email: nassau-county | at | chadd.net
Web: http://www.chadd.net/105
Serving Long Island and Queens, we offer support groups and educational forums and workshops for parents of children with AD/HD and and adults with AD/HD. Monthly meetings are held in East Meadow, NY.

CHADD of Suffolk County
P.O. Box 2478
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
(631) 981-9270
Web: http://www.chaddonline.org/chapters/chadd160.html
We serve the Long Island community with family support, advocacy, parent training sessions and educational programming to increase awareness and knowledge about AD/HD in children and adults. Monthly meetings are held in Ronkonkoma, N.Y.

Chatterbugs LLC
Lindajeanne Schwartz MS, BCBA
20 Jennifer's Path
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
(516) 680-3909; (516) 381-8626
Email: Chatterbugsllc | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.chatterbugsllc.com
This is an integrated socialization group for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other related Developmental Disabilities.

Children's Health Network, LLC
Melody A. Palange
99 Washington Avenue, Suite 1
Suffern, NY 10902
(845) 369-4058; (845) 369-4934 (fax)
Email: mpalange | at | chn4ny.com
Children's Health Network is a professional case management organization serving the medically fragile pediatric population of New York State.

The Churchill School And Center

Citywide Council on Special Education
Anassa Miller
45-18 Court Square - 2nd Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 752-7475; (973) 907-0319; (718) 752-7482 (fax)
Email: CCSE | at | schools.nyc.gov
The Citywide Council on Special Education members are the representatives of the parents of students receiving citywide special education services (District 75) and the community-at-large.

Clarence New York SEPTSA
Special Education Parent Teacher Student Association
P.O. Box 594
Clarence, NY 14031
Email: ClarenceNYseptsa | at | AOL.com
Web: www.ClarenceNYseptsa.homestead.com

Client Assistance Program
New York Commission on Quality of Care
401 State Street
Schenectady, NY 12305-2397
(518) 381-7098
Web: http://www.cqc.state.ny.us/

Andrew M. Cohen, Esq.
Attorney at Law
250 West 57th St., Ste. 1216
New York, NY 10107
and
51 Charles Street, 2nd Floor
Mineola, NY 11501
(212) 244-0595; (516) 426-2936; (212) 956-4374 (fax)
Email: amcohen1 | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.amcohenlaw.com
A law practice dedicated to planning for families with a special needs child, including preparation of supplemental needs trusts and handling guardianship proceedings.

Julie Cohen, LCSW
75 South Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY
(516) 504-1881
Email: magicseeds | at | mac.com
Web: http://www.magicseedsliving.com
Psychotherapist working with the parents and families of special needs children, providing emotional support and care. Please see the SPECIAL NEEDS page of my website.

Larry A. Cohen, CPRP
504 Route 9D
Beacon, NY 12508
(914) 474-9624
Email: Larry | at | TheFamilyCohen.com
Special Ed. Advocate/Consultant with focus on children with special needs and their education; emphasis on parent/caregiver empowerment and support.

Columbia U Cerebral Palsy Camp
Teachers College, Columbia University
Andrew Gordon, Ph.D.
525 W. 120th Street, Box 199
New York, NY 10027
(212) 678-3326; (212) 678-3322 (fax)
Email: ag275 | at | columbia.edu
Web: http://www.tc.edu/centers/cit/

Communication Works NYC SLP
Sharna McMicken
155 West 68th St. 28E
New York, NY 10023
(917) 715-4053; (917) 538-8600
Email: cworksnyc | at | gmail.com
Web: http://cworksnyc.com
We offer comprehensive speech and language evaluations, therapy, and assistance with augmentative communication. We specialize in small social language groups for children with special needs.

Community Human Resources, Inc.
7518 S. State St.
Lowville, NY 13367
(315) 376-4648; (315) 376-8605 (fax)
Email: chr | at | northnet.org
Our service includes Special Education advocacy, family empowerment, Parent Partners under Coordinated Children's Services Initiative, information and referral, a Resource Library and the Lewis County Advocacy Network.

Comprehensive Kids
Special Education Teacher/SEIT/ABA
820 Colgate Avenue, 9B
Bronx, NY 10473-4832
(917) 361-3581
Email: kminta | at | hotmail.com
Masters level education with a strong emphasis on Special Education. I am an experienced SEIT teacher adept in applying ABA-styles methods for behavior modification and assessment review.

Connect The Dots Occupational Therapy, PLLC
Marianne Rho
38 W. 32nd St. Suite 1403
New York, NY 10001
(212) 290-0290; (212) 290-0292 (fax)
Email: marsoorho | at | connectthedotstherapy.com
Web: http://connectthedotstherapy.com
Pediatric occupational therapy clinic, specializing in sensory integration. Is accepting all CPSE and RSA referrals, private pay, and will assist with insurance reimbursement.

Cordova & Associates P.C.
Doreen Cordova
1065 Longbeach Rd
South Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 481-0624; (516) 481-1276 (fax)
Email: dcordova | at | cordovalawassociates.com
Web: http://www.cordovalawassociates.com
Helping parents navigate the special education/504 process. Ensuring that all children receive the services they are entitled to so they may achieve thier full potential.

James A. Costello, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Futterman & Lanza, LLP
222 East Main Street, Suite 212
Smithtown, NY 11787
(631) 979-4300
Email: costello239 | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.TrustedAttorneys.com
Special education law on behalf of children with disabilities and their parents or guardians.

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

Counseling4today
Lorrie Cohen, MS, LMHC
3 Fox Hollow Court
Dix Hills, NY 11746
(631) 667-6677
Email: counseling4today | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.counseling4today.com
Specializing in families & their children with ASD & other different abilities. Providing individual & group counseling, social skills programs, support groups & parent education & advocacy.

Counseling Services For Children and Families
(Metropolitan Wellness Services, Inc.)
Emma K. Viglucci
280 Madison Avenue, Suite 808
New York, NY 10016
(646) 228-8782
Email: emma | at | metrowellnez.com
Web: http://www.metrowellnez.com
Providing Counseling and Other Resources and Services for Individual, Couple, Family, Adolescent and Children through talk, art and play therapy, support and therapeutic groups, workshops, and literature.

Crossroads Educational Solutions
Crossroads Educational Solutions
Charles Askew
65 4th Avenue
Huntington, NY 11746
(202) 689-0795
Email: sped_law | at | yahoo.com

Andrew K. Cuddy, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 636
145 E. Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021
(716) 868-9103; (718) 569-6466 (fax)
Email: akcuddy132 | at | aim.com
Representation in special education due process hearings throughout New York State, including New York City.

D2 Advocacy
Carmine DePalma
475 Main street
Mt Kisco, NY 10549
(914) 282-7780
Email: cdepalma | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.carminedepalma.com
Special Education advocacy is a very complicated and challenging process. Let me help you ensure your child's educational entitlements.

Carolyn A. D'Agostino, Esq.
Attorney at Law
22 First Street
Troy, NY 12181
(518) 266-1035; (518) 391-9650; (518) 874-5102 (fax)
Email: carolyn.dagostino | at | gmail.com

DanLette Agency, LLC
Paulette E. Palmer
PO Box 504
Oceanside, NY 11572
(516) 678-1212
Email: info | at | danletteagency.com
Web: http://www.danletteagency.com
Special Education Advocates. The DanLette Agency provides advocacy services for children and their parents in order to negotiate services that best met the needs of the child. Partners Danielle Brooks and Paulette E. Palmer.

DaVinci Learning Center
Kerry Leo and Elaine Micali
550 North Country Road
St. James, NY 11780
(631) 928-4815; (631) 928-4817 (fax)
Email: SpecialATP | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.SpecialTeaching.com
Assistive Technology evaluation, consultation, and training.

Developmental Coach: Behavior Skills and Language
Stephen Katz
337 East 90th Street
New York, NY 10128
(917) 842-4984
Email: steveck42 | at | aol.com
I enjoy the challenges and rewards that each day brings. My approach is very easy going with an emphasis on making eye contact while finding opportunities to engage individuals in their natural environment.

Dinosaur Physical Therapy
73 West 85th Street
New York, NY 10024
(516) 652-9911
Email: info | at | dinopt.com
Web: http://www.dinopt.com
Dinosaur Physical Therapy provides high quality Pediatric Physical Therapy to children from birth to 21 years of age with a wide range of developmental, orthopedic, neuromuscular, and congenital conditions.

Disability Design
Gilles Malkine
PO Box 1
Olivebridge, NY 12461
(845)657-2210; (845) 657-2210 (fax)
Email: malkines | at | hvc.rr.com
Web: http://www.DisabilityDesign.com
Evaluation and design consultant for home modifications specifically for people with disabilities (no construction). ADA compliance reports, accessibility reports & recommendations, plans & specifications.

Disabled Dealer of Upstate New York
Jillian Delmont
P.O. Box 341
Falconer, NY 14733
(716) 664-9094; (716) 484-7018 (fax)
Email: ddmuny | at | disableddealer.com
We provide a publication for people with disabilities, offering new and used adaptive equipment, vehicles, events, resources, etc., items for sale listed from individuals, and business. No charge for copies.

DPR-Advocacy
Doris Peterson
51 Village La
Hauppauge, NY 11788
(631) 484-8296
Email: dpr-edadvocate | at | optimum.net
Navigates the 504/IEP process within the school system. Will attend 504 and CPSE/CSE meetings and review all services.

GinaMarie Dowling, Special Education Lay Advocate
792 Bohemia Pkwy
Bohemia, NY 11716
(631) 838-4696
Email: gdowling73 | at | msn.com
I am mother of a child with PDD-NOS and ADHD. Please let me support you and help you learn what I wish I knew 9 years ago to help your child.

Early Childhood Development Specialists
Ilene Kopstein, Ph.D.
695 Dickens Ave.
Franklin Square, NY 11010
(516) 477-8769; (516) 385-6564 (fax)
Email: ikopstein | at | hotmail.com
Psycho-educational evaluations for preschool children. Support parents in advocating for their child with school authorities to ensure satisfaction with services/placement.

Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC-Manhattan)
Marilyn Rubinstein
New York Presbyterian Hospital
435 East 70th Street, Suite 2A
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-6175
Email: mrubinst | at | nyp.org
Information and referral assistance for families and professionals about services for young children with diagnosed or suspected special needs. Funded by the NYS Education Department. No fee.

Elyse Dub, Ph.D., NCSP
114 East 71st Street, Suite 1E
New York, NY 10021
(917) 541-7340
Email: elysedub | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.elysedub.com
Dr. Elyse Dub conducts neuropsychological evaluations for students struggling in school. She also provides individual remediation in areas such as organizational and study skills.

Dysautonomia Foundation, Inc.
633 Third Avenue, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(212) 949-6644
Web: http://www.familialdysautonomia.org
Provides resources and advocates on behalf of those affected by Familial Dysautonomia (FD)

Dysautonomia Treatment and Evaluation Center
Department of Pediatrics & Department of Neurology
NYU School of Medicine
530 First Avenue, Suite 9Q
New York, NY 10016
(212) 263-7225
Web: http://www.med.nyu.edu./fd/fdcenter.html

Early Childhood Direction Center
888 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14209
(716) 878-7282; (800) 462-7653; (716) 878-1267 (fax)
Email: VRubin | at | Kaleidahealth.org
Information, Parent Education and Community Resources for families of children , birth to five, with special needs or suspected special needs. All services are free.

The Early Childhood Direction Center
Syracuse University
805 S. Crouse Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2280
(315) 443-4444; (800) 962-5488
Information and Referral agency for families of children with special needs (Birth-5 yrs. old). We serve Cayuga, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, and Oswego.

East End Educational Services
Kristin Burke, M.S.Ed.
75 Washington Drive
Montauk, NY 11954
(631) 523-8065; (631) 668-4622
Email: EEEducationalservices | at | gmail.com
East End Educational Services conducts educational evaluations, multisensory reading instruction, academic tutoring, and teacher and parent training.

Easter Seals New York
230 Washington Avenue, Extension
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 438-8785; (800) 727-8785 (in NY)
Email: essofny | at | aol.com
Web: http://ny.easterseals.com/site/PageServer?pagename=NYDR_homepage

Michael Eberlin, Ph.D.
Clinical & School Psychologist
P.O. Box 326
2000 Deer Park Avenue
Deer Park, NY 11729
(631) 254-2739; (877) PSYCHDR; (877) 205-6740 (fax)
Email: drmikeeb | at | aol.com

Edison Schools Inc
521 5th Ave. 11FL
New York, NY 10175
(212) 389-6009
Email: macuevas | at | edisonschools.com
Basically everything that would be helpful to children with ADHD. family health plan, etc.

Educational Advancement Institute
Alice S. Farrell
Oak Street Professional Building
38 Oak Street
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518) 232-7812
Email: afarrell002 | at | nycap.rr.com
Serving Northern New York. Offering advocacy for individuals with disabilities: IEP review, CSE, long term planning for the disabled, mediation, management services & legal counsel.

Educational Consultant, Inc.
Dr. Helene H. Agatstein
33 Dartmouth Street
Valley Stream, NY 11581
(516) 791-1324; (516) 445-1705
Email: helene | at | agatstein.com
I have been an advocate for children for over 20 years. I represent parents and their children at CSE meetings, CST and 504 meetings in NY, NJ, NC, Fl and Ma.

Educational Consultants
Len Berkowit
9 Morningside Road
Ardsley, NY 10502
(914) 714-3923; (914) 693-1540; (914) 239-3792 (fax)
Email: ahcouns | at | hotmail.com
We will test and report on students in need of Special Testing and placement. Will accompany parents to all EPC hearings regardless of the step.

Educational Consulting Services
Betsy Grigoriu, PhD
30 Eagleshead Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 539-6413; (845) 501-3017 (fax)
Email: bgrigoriu | at | gposner.com
Web: http://EducationalConsultingServices.com
Educational consulting and advocacy for children with special needs. Offering advocacy, in-home services, and out-of-home placements for children of all ages and stages in life.

Educon Associates
Douglas Duguay, Director
6506 Donlen Drive
Ellicottville, NY 14731
(716) 699-2204; (716) 912-2275; (716) 699-2210 (fax)
Email: douglasdug | at | aol.com
Experienced individual special education consultants will closely guide and support families though the SpEd process to maximize potential within current educational settings.

Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island
506 Stewart Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 739-7733
Email: rdaly | at | epil.org
Web: http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/longisland/

Epilepsy Society of New York City
305 7th Avenue, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10001
(212) 633-2930
Web: http://www.efnyc.org/

Exceptional Family Resources
David B. Wissink
1065 James Street, Suite 220
Syracuse, NY 13203
(315) 478-1462; (315) 478-1467 (fax)
Email: dwissink | at | contactefr.org
Web: http://www.contactefr.org
A non-profit agency that supports and enhances the independence of people with disabilities. We link people to services that remove barriers and empower families.

Extraordinary Minds, Inc.
Laura Hynes
308 Forest Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
(347) 564-8451
Email: L.Hynes | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.extraordinaryminds.org
Relationship Development Intervention is a developmental, family based approach to treating autism spectrum and related disorders. Extraordinary Minds provides a variety of services utilizing the RDI methodology.

Deborah A. Ezbitski, Esq.
Attorney at Law
500 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 320
Harrison, NY 10528
(914) 873-1130; (914) 873-1129 (fax)
Email: daesq | at | optimum.net
Dedicated special education attorney representing parents of children who learn differently, including those with ADHD, Asperger's, dyslexia, and who are twice-exceptional. Free initial consultation.

FADD/SED House
Peggy Cuyler-Salem
98 East Bridge St
Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 216-6425; (315) 216-4240 (fax)
Email: Peggy | at | faddhouse.com
Web: http://www.faddhouse.com
FADD is an educational and informational support group for parents and caregivers who have children with ADHD and other emotional problems. FADD also offers support groups for grandparents raising grandchildren.

Falcon & Singer P.C.
Raymond J. Falcon, Jr.
14 Harwood Court, Suite 220
Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 723-3919; (914) 723-1951 (fax)
Email: rfalcon | at | falconsinger.com
Web: http://www.falconsinger.com
Special needs planning attorneys, including special needs trusts, government benefits eligibility (Medicaid, SSI, etc.) and related estate planning for families with special needs children.

Helene Fallon
P.O. Box 2143
44 So. Elmwood Ave.
Montauk, NY 11954
(631) 668-4858; (631) 669-5002; (631) 668-6079 (fax)
Email: hafmjf | at | aol.com
Advocate/trainor - educational consultant.

Family Empowerment Council
Intake Coordinatior
225 Dolson Avenue, Suite 403
Middletown, NY 10940
(845) 343-8100; (888) 343-8181; (845) 343-9906 (fax)
Email: brussell | at | familyempowerment.org
Web: http://www.familyempowerment.org
FEC is a non profit person centered agency which provides several services for persons with disabilities who reside in Orange & Sullivan Counties.

The Family Resource Network, Inc.
Pam Larsen - Executive Director
46 Oneida St.
Oneonta, NY 13820
(607) 432-0001; (800) 305-8814; (607) 432-5516 (fax)
Email: familyrn | at | dmcom.net
Web: http://www.familyrn.org
Resource center, serving families and individuals who have special needs. No fees to families. Parent To Parent Program - South Central New York Region - Advocates for Education – Families Together in NYS Chapter – CCSI Otsego Co. – CCSI Chenango Co. - NYADVOCATES Listserv - Region served: Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins counties.

Family Speech Center
Errika Nathenas Dimitrakis
25-32 168th street
Flushing, NY 11358
(718) 939-0306; (718) 939-0314 (fax)
Email: familyspeechcenter | at | verizon.net
Web: http://www.familyspeechcenter.com
Our certified speech-language pathologists work in providing services to children by improving their articulation skills, fluency; and improving delays in receptive- expressive language development.

Family Support Project for the Developmentally Disabled
N. Central Bronx Hospital
3424 Kossuth Avenue, Room 15A10, Social Work Department
Bronx, NY 10467
(718) 519-4797

Family Ties of Westchester, Inc.
Web: http://www.FamilyTiesWestchester.org
Family Ties provides various support groups, strives to keep children in the community, at home with their families and provides advocacy services and support. All Family Ties services are free and confidential. List of Locations:

  • Mount Kisco Family Ties Resource Center
    344 Main Street, Lower Level
    Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
    (914) 242-3870; (914) 242-3872
    Email: MKisco | at | FamilyTiesWestchester.org
  • Mount Vernon Family Ties Resource Center
    158 Gramatan Avenue, 2nd floor
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 663-4931; (914) 663-4679
    Email: MtVernon | at | familytieswestchester.org
  • New Rochelle Family Ties Resource Center at New Rochelle Guidance Center
    70 Grand Street
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914) 636-4440 ext 221; (914) 663-5231
    Email: LCaceres | at | Familytieswestchester.org
  • Ossining Family Ties Resource Center
    173 Main Street, 2nd floor
    Ossining, NY 10562
    (914) 941-3461; (914) 941-5373
    Email: FamilyTies | at | ood.org
  • Peekskill Family Ties Resource Center
    929 South Street
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-4725; (914) 739-4727
    Email: Peekskill | at | familytieswestchester.org
  • Yonkers Family Ties Resource Center
    164 Ashburton Avenue, lowere level
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 964-2063; (914) 964-5748 (fax)
    Email: Yonkers | at | familytieswestchester.org

Family Ties
MHA in Orange County
20 Walker St.
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 294-7411
Family Ties is a family run Support Group for parents and families with children/adolescents who have emotional, behavioral or social difficulties (including SED, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorders).

Families Together in New York State, Inc.
15 Elk Street
Albany, NY 12207
(518) 432-0333; (888) 326-8644 (in NY)
Email: info | at | ftnys.org
Web: http://www.ftnys.org
Statewide chapter of the Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health. Offers advocacy, information and referral, and support to families of children with emotional, behavioral, and social needs. Holds an annual conference and legislative luncheon, distributes a quarterly newsletter, and has an extensive library of resources.

Family Voices Network of Erie County
Marie Morilus-Black
478 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
(716) 858-2691; (716) 898-6134; (716) 898-3536 (fax)
Email: daporter | at | buffalo.edu
Web: http://familyvoicesnetwork.org
Provide individualized, integrated, comprehensive, culturally competent and cost-effective community based services that support and promote self-sufficiency of children and families experiencing serious emotional and/or behavioral challenges through collaboration with care coordination agencies.

Financial Network
Cynthia Branca
29A Vreeland Rd, Suite 303
Florham Park, NJ 07932
(973) 966-1580 Ext 132; (973) 966-0322 (fax)
Email: brancac | at | financialnetwork.com
Helping families with special needs members to plan for the financial security of their loved one, while preparing for other major family goals.

Finger Lakes Independence Center
Staci Earl
215 Fifth Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 844-9493; (607) 272-0902 (fax)
Email: staci14850 | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.fliconline.org
Student Services Coordinator. Assist students, parents and schools with the transition process for students with disabilities from secondary education to adult life.

Jody Folster Educational Services
PO Box 565, 8 Hall Avenue
Goldens Bridge, NY 10526
(914) 232-6933; (914) 672-8272
Email: jodelia | at | optonline.net
Educational and IEP Consulting, Advocacy, In-Home Tutoring, Homework Help, and Enrichment.

Fort Plain Autism Support Group
Linda Rosa-Torres
22 Lewis Street
Little Falls, NY 13365
(518) 657-9619; (315) 823-0327
Email: lpr39 | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://ny.local.yahoo.biz/fpasg
Monthly educational, support and networking meetings for Educators, Students, Ministers, Sunday School teachers, Families & Parents of Autistic or Special Needs children.

Jennifer Frankola, Esq.
Eileen H. Libutti, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Lewis Johs Avallone and Aviles, LLP
425 Broadhollow Road, Suite 400
Melville, NY 11747
and
61 Broadway, Suite 2000
New York, NY 10006
(631) 755-0101; (631) 755-0117 (fax)
Email: jmfrankola | at | lewisjohs.com
Web: http://lewisjohs.com
Securing effective and appropriate individualized educational services for children and adolescents with learning and developmental disabilities.

Fresh Perspectives
Donna C. Arking, LCSW
792 East 19th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11230
(718) 434-2801
Email: donna.arking | at | gmail.com
Individual and Family Psychotherapy - Information and Support - Assessments for ADHD...Serving families affected by learning disabilities, attention and related neuro-developmental disorders.

Sheryl Frishman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
83 South Bedford Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
(914) 241-3680; (914) 241-3681 (fax)
Email: sfrishman | at | frishmanfaber.com
Web: http://www.frishmanfaber.com
I work exclusively with families in advocating for and securing appropriate special education services and planning for the future of a special needs child.

Jessica Galgano, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
New York, NY 10027
(310) 936-1654
Email: jessgalgano | at | yahoo.com
Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. Provider of NYC home care speech services to children with speech/language disorders secondary to autism, verbal apraxia, or unknown causes.

Dr. Nadine Gardner
72-35 112th St., #9F
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 275-3509
Email: nadinemay6 | at | aol.com
Comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations to assess various learning disabilities and ADHD and secure appropriate school, college, and job-related services. Individual psychotherapy also available.

Genesee-Orleans Youth Advocacy Program
Laura Calla
County Building II
3837 W. Main St. Rd.
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 344-2580 x5716
A program of the Legal Aid Society of Rochester for Genesee and Orleans Counties to resolve problems relating to education and other service systems. Representation of students with disabilities at CSE and 504 meetings. We also assist with school suspension and enrollment for both special and general ed students.

Linda A. Geraci, Esq.
Attorney at Law
21 Old Main Street, Suite 203
Fishkill, NY 12524
(845) 896-1106; (845) 896-1107 (fax)
Email: GeraciEsq | at | aol.com
Website: www.LGeraciLaw.com
Represent parents of children with disabilities in all phases of the special education process, as well as in accessing appropriate community services, public benefits, guardianship and supplemental needs trusts.

Carole Ann Geronimo, Esq.
Attorney at Law
686 Godwin Avenue, Suite LL
Midland Park, NJ 07432
(201) 512-4400; (201) 512-4403 (fax)
Email: cageronimolaw | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.geronimofamilylaw.com
NJ & NY Law firm dedicated to aggressively advocating and representing children with special needs from planning through due process.

Giant Leaps Occupational Therapy, PC
Tammy L. Belcher, MS, OTR/L
612 Corporate Way, Suite 3M
Valley Cottage, NY 10989
(845) 268-2323; (845) 268-2360 (fax)
Email: giantleapsot | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.giantleapsot.com
Occupational therapy for infants and children.

Wendy Gildin, Esq., P.C.
Attorney at Law
100 Crossways Park West, Suite 210
Woodbury, NY 11797
(888) 695-4375 (888-NY-KIDS-LAW)
Email: NYkidslawyer | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.NYKIDSLAWYER.com
Servicing all of your child's needs from birth through graduation. Specializing in IEP preparation, district/county meetings, disciplinary hearings and appeals.

Jason Gold, Ph.D.
103 E 86th Street Suite W
New York, NY 10028
(212) 828-7355
Emails: gold_jason | at | yahoo.com
Clinical psychologist with experience in comprehensive assessment and diagnosis of learning, emotional and behavioral difficulties. Specialist in psychotherapy for children and adolescents with learning difficulties.

Brian S. Goldman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
475 Northern Blvd., Suite 24
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 773-8585; (516) 773-6190 (fax)
Email: brian | at | goldmanmaurer.com
Web: http://www.goldmanmaurer.com
A law firm representing parents of children with special needs before CSE Meetings and Impartial Hearings.

Bruce A. Goldstein, Esq.
Attorney at Law
70 Niagara Street, Suite 200
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 362-1533; (716) 362-1534 (fax)
Email: bgoldstein | at | gapattorneys.com
Web: http://www.gapattorneys.com
Let our experienced team of attorneys address your legal needs, or the needs of a loved one with a disability.

Steven L. Goldstein, Esq.
Attorney at Law
111 John Street, Suite 800
New York, NY 10038
(212) 812-8295; (212) 214-0917 (fax)
Email: SLGattorney | at | verizon.net
A law firm that primarily provides advice and advocacy to families of children with special needs.

R Gordon Medical-Legal Services
Rebecca Gordon RN, CLNC, CLCP
4774 Carter Rd
Fairport, NY 14450
(585) 388-7976; (585) 388-7451 (fax)
Email: rgx2 | at | rochester.rr.com
Mother of a child with traumatic brain injury. I became a legal nurse consultant and life care planner to assist other families with disabled children.

Greater Rochester Attention Deficit Disorder Association (GRADDA)

339 East Ave, Suite 420
Rochester, NY 14604
Web: http://gradda.home.isp-direct.com/

Saundra M. Gumerove, Esq.
42 Marian Lane
Jericho, NY 11753
(516) 822-3397; (516) 822-3516 (fax)
Email: smg | at | smgesq.com
Web: http://advokidsblog.com
We provide services to parents of individuals with special needs in connection with special education, guardianship and life planning, including special needs trusts.

Ohr HaLimud - The Multi-Sensory Learning Center
Mrs. Leah David, MS
1681 42nd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(718) 972-0170; (718) 972-0125 (fax)
Email: ldavidny | at | earthlink.net
Web: http://www. ohrhalimud.org
We teach children with Dyslexia to read utilizing the Orton-Gillingham Approach. We offer a Girls School, After School Tutoring Center, Orton-Gillingham Teacher Training Center. Language screenings and referrals. est. 2003

Earl Hall, Esq.
Attorney at Law
720 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 244-8743; (585) 244-8620 (fax)
Email: EHall | at | Hall-Law-Firm.com
Web: http://www.hall-law-firm.com
Compassionate, caring guidance and counseling from a husband/wife team who have a child with disabilities. We are an attorney and a special education teacher with over thirty years in the field.

Harmony Hearing & Speech Center, LLC
Dr. Carol Letzter
2109 Bellmore Avenue
Bellmore, NY 11710
(516) 785-5868; (718) 641-3817; (718) 641-7582 (fax)
Email: HARCBL | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.harmonyhearingspeechcenter.com
Provide central auditory processing evaluations, speech language evaluations for language based learning disabilities, audiological evaluations, all ages welcome.

Carolyn M. Heft, Esq.
Attorney at Law
60 East 42nd Street, Suite 4600
New York, NY 10022
(212) 935-8575; (212) 935-7837 (fax)
Email: carolyn | at | heftlaw.com
Represent with much success students with special needs in all forums to obtain appropriate education, including private school funding. Supplemental Needs Trusts, SSI, Guardianships.

Eric Heindel
Myron Landis & Taft
215 East 24th Street, #424
New York, NY 10010
(917) 364-6933; (360) 364-6930 (fax)
Email: eric | at | nyhomelaw.com
Web: http://newyorkwills.net
Law firm specializing in special needs trusts, estate planning, and wills and trusts.

C Heiner, Special Educational Consultant
12 Conifer Dr
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(518) 399-3657
Email: cheiner12 | at | yahoo.com
Provide advocacy services for school age children with disabilities. Assist parents comprehend school issues, prepare for and/ or attend CSE or school meetings.

Helping Hands Initiative Incorporated
Julianna Farella - President
10A Pratt Court
Staten Island, NY 10312
(718) 356-4737
Email: julianna | at | helpinghandsinitiative.org
Web: http://www.helpinghandsinitiative.org
Helping Hands Initiative Incorporated helps individuals with disabilities become as independent as possible in society by providing several programs.

Eric Higgins, Esq.
Attorney at Law
316 S Clinton St., Ste 500
Syracuse, NY 13202-1220
(315) 427-7751; (315) 446-9125
Email: ehiggins | at | forthepeople.com
Web: http://forthepeople.com/traumatic_brain_injury.htm
Lawyers representing injured victims, including spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injury victims.

Jennifer C. Higgins OT., OTR/L, Pediatric OT
P.O. Box 7
Adams, NY 13605
(315) 278-0157
Email: Jennifer_therapist | at | yahoo.com
Provider and Evaluator of Early Intervention Occupational Therapy services for Jefferson County.

Peter D. Hoffman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
200 Katonah Avenue
Katonah, NY 10536
(914) 232-2242; (914) 232-2245 (fax)
Email: pdh2 | at | pdhoffmanlaw.com
Web: http://www.pdhoffmanlaw.com
Our law center concentrates its practice in special education and education law as well as civil rights of students and teachers.

Holistic Learning Center
Susan Varsames Young, M.A.Ed.
571A White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10709
(914) 793-9100; (914) 793-3798; (914) 793-3988 (fax)
Email: HLCkids | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.hlcinfo.com
We provide school district training and consultation, as well as in-center Sensory Integraion Occupational Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Oral Motor Speech Therapy, parent training, evaluations and Holistic Nutrition.

Nancy Hollinger-Samson, Ph.D.
UPSTARTS
9 Vassar Street #21
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 473-5909
Email: UPSTARTS123 | at | AOL.COM
Psychology and social work services. Psychological evaluations for children 3-7.

Home Tutoring
Helene Krane MS ED
104 Brigadoon BLVD
Highland Mills, NY 10930
(845) 460-3008
Email: helene | at | frontiernet.net
I provide home tutoring for students of all ages with and without disabilities. Reduced rates are available for multiple session in one week.

Hope for Children with Autism
Hope Corenzwit, LMSW
207 Washington Street, Suite 102
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 527-1392
Email: hope | at | hvc.rr.com
Web: http://www.HopeforChildrenwithAutism.com
Services for young children with autism utilizing a family centered approach including ABA, goal oriented parent coaching, and very small groups for toddlers on the spectrum where parents learn how to encourage their child's development of play and social skills.

HOPEFitness
H. Greenberg
1784 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554
(877) 396-HOPE; (516) 478-4290; (516) 542-4580 (fax)
Email: hopefitness | at | optonline.net
Web: http://www.HOPEFitness.com
We provide exercise classes to individuals with Intellectual Disabilities. All group classes and one on one personal training conducted by fully insured Certified Personal Trainers.

A Horse Connection
Nancy King, MS, OTR
P.O. Box 473
Saugerties, NY 12477
(845) 417-4646
Email: info | at | ahorseconnection.com
Web: http://ahorseconnection.com
A non profit organization providing equine assisted therapy sessions by licensed OT, PT, Speech therapists in the Hudson Valley. May be sumbitted for insurance reimbursement.

Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center
Naomi Brickel, Project Manager
WIHD Cedarwood Hall
Valhalla, NY 10595
(914) 493-7665
Email: hvsepc | at | wihd.org
Web: http://www.hvsepc.org
The Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center is a free educational and information resource. We provide online and in‐person education, training, workshops, and individual consultation regarding all aspects of the Committee on Special Education (CSE) process

Hudson Valley Young Achievers LLC
Adrienne Maviglia MS, Ed.
P.O. Box 609
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 294-1882
Email: hvyngachvrs | at | aol.com
We provide Special Education services to children birth-12. We provide SEIT services, ABA, and parent training. We provide Independent Educational Evaluations for children birth- 72 months.

Hunter Learning Solutions LLC
Pamela Grandin
20 Church Avenue
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
(518) 441-4236
Email: pgrandin | at | hunterlearningsolutions.com
Web: http://www.hunterlearningsolutions.com
We offer training in the areas of Primitive Reflexes, Sensori-Motor Skills, Visual and Auditory Skills, Cognitive Skills as well as help in Reading, Math and Writing.

Hyperhouse Advocacy
Donna Cook
PO Box 207
Southold, NY 11971
(631) 974-6097
Email: hyperhouse | at | yahoo.com
All Disabilites and SpEd issues. Fees based on involvement and income. Free services are available to qualified families. Advocates are disabled adults and SpEd students.

IncludEd Educational Services
Raphael Kramer
445 Central Ave., Suite 111
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
(516) 374-3377
Email: Gottagulgul | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://includednyc.com
We provide special education and theraputic services which include speech, occupational, and physical therapies for children three to five (CPSE).

Independent Living, Inc.
Diane Troeller
5 Washington Terrace
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 565-1162 Ext. 243; (845) 565-0567 (fax)
Email: EdAdvocate | at | myindependentliving.org
Web: http://www.myindependentliving.org
Educational advocacy including providing outreach and training to parents of children with developmental disabilities, training for teachers and school staff and support for families at CSE and CPSE meetings in Orange County.

The Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley
Lisa Dugan
802 Columbia Street
Hudson, NY 12534
(518) 828-4886
Email: lsdugan | at | ilchv.org
Web: http://www.ilchv.org
ILCHV provides an array of services to people with disabilities of all ages and their families to include peer counseling, information and referral, individual and systems advocacy.

Independent Special Education Consultant/Advocate
Barbara A Zelesnikar, BS
38 Sunrise Drive
Binghamton, NY 13905
(607) 724-5618; (607) 725-2187
Email: STSCeducation | at | aol.com
My degree has afforded me the opportunity to study Special Education and Behavior. I am the mother of two teenagers with disabilities. I advocate for children with disabilities and work to become a collaborative member of the child’s team.

Innovative Psychological Services, P.C.
David Kimhy, Ph.D.
276 Fifth Avenue, Suite #307-A
New York, NY 10001
(212) 330-7699
Email: info | at | innovativepsych.com
Web: http://www.innovativepsych.com
I am a clinical psychologist specializing in neuropsychological evaluations and the treatment of adolescents and young adults with psychosis and sub-threshold psychotic symptoms using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT).

International Dyslexia Association
Western New York Branch
c/o The Gow School
Emery Rd.
South Wales, NY 14139
(716) 687-2030
Email: wnyida | at | gow.org

(New York Branch) International Dyslexia Association
Diana Naples, I & R Specialist
71 West 23rd Street suite 1527
New York, NY 10010
(212) 691-1930 x12; (212) 633-1620 (fax)
Email: info | at | nybida.org
Web: http://www.nybida.org
NYBIDA is a non - profit organization that provides continuing education in appropriate diagnostic & remedial approaches & supports the rights of people with Dyslexia and related Learning Disabilities so that they may lead more fulfilling lives.

International Dyslexia Association Suffolk Branch

itutordirect.com
Laurence Perry
998C Old Country Road, Suite 182
Plainview, NY 11803
(516) 456-8199
Email: larryperry | at | itutordirect.com
Web: http://www.itutordirect.com
Online Tutoring for children and adults with special needs. Use the technology you love to improve basic skills. Private, convenient, certified special education tutors.

Estrea Janoson Advocacy/Consulting
75 Plandome Rd.
Manhasset, NY 11030
(516) 626-6215; (516) 723-9331 (fax)
Email: ejanoson | at | ymail.com
Web: http://www.janosonconsulting.com
Estrea Janoson offers consulting, advocacy and family training services for parents seeking to provide their special needs children with the best special education plan (IFSP or IEP) possible.

Wendy Kamaiko-Solano, DSW
295 Central Park West, Suite 2
New York, NY 10024
(212) 579-6405; (917) 622-3552
Email: wdks | at | aol.com
Private psychotherapy practice for families and individuals whose special needs require my transdisciplinary expertise with interdisciplinary teams consisting of other professions and parents.

Shari Kaplan, MA, CCC-SLP
120 E Hartsdale Ave Apt 5A
Hartsdale, NY 10530
(917) 584-3618
Email: shari.kaplan | at | gmail.com
Provider of speech services to children with speech/language disorders. Experience working with a variety of diagnoses, including autism, apraxia, articulation disorders, language delays, and feeding/oral motor difficulties. PROMPT trained.

CHADD of Suffolk County
P.O. Box 2478
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
(631) 981-9270
Web: http://www.chaddonline.org/chapters/chadd160.html
We serve the Long Island community with family support, advocacy, parent training sessions and educational programming to increase awareness and knowledge about AD/HD in children and adults. Monthly meetings are held in Ronkonkoma, N.Y.

Chatterbugs LLC
Lindajeanne Schwartz MS, BCBA
20 Jennifer's Path
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
(516) 680-3909; (516) 381-8626
Email: Chatterbugsllc | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.chatterbugsllc.com
This is an integrated socialization group for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other related Developmental Disabilities.

Children's Health Network, LLC
Melody A. Palange
99 Washington Avenue, Suite 1
Suffern, NY 10902
(845) 369-4058; (845) 369-4934 (fax)
Email: mpalange | at | chn4ny.com
Children's Health Network is a professional case management organization serving the medically fragile pediatric population of New York State.

The Churchill School And Center

Citywide Council on Special Education
Anassa Miller
45-18 Court Square - 2nd Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 752-7475; (973) 907-0319; (718) 752-7482 (fax)
Email: CCSE | at | schools.nyc.gov
The Citywide Council on Special Education members are the representatives of the parents of students receiving citywide special education services (District 75) and the community-at-large.

Clarence New York SEPTSA
Special Education Parent Teacher Student Association
P.O. Box 594
Clarence, NY 14031
Email: ClarenceNYseptsa | at | AOL.com
Web: www.ClarenceNYseptsa.homestead.com

Client Assistance Program
New York Commission on Quality of Care
401 State Street
Schenectady, NY 12305-2397
(518) 381-7098
Web: http://www.cqc.state.ny.us/

Andrew M. Cohen, Esq.
Attorney at Law
250 West 57th St., Ste. 1216
New York, NY 10107
and
51 Charles Street, 2nd Floor
Mineola, NY 11501
(212) 244-0595; (516) 426-2936; (212) 956-4374 (fax)
Email: amcohen1 | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.amcohenlaw.com
A law practice dedicated to planning for families with a special needs child, including preparation of supplemental needs trusts and handling guardianship proceedings.

Julie Cohen, LCSW
75 South Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY
(516) 504-1881
Email: magicseeds | at | mac.com
Web: http://www.magicseedsliving.com
Psychotherapist working with the parents and families of special needs children, providing emotional support and care. Please see the SPECIAL NEEDS page of my website.

Larry A. Cohen, CPRP
504 Route 9D
Beacon, NY 12508
(914) 474-9624
Email: Larry | at | TheFamilyCohen.com
Special Ed. Advocate/Consultant with focus on children with special needs and their education; emphasis on parent/caregiver empowerment and support.

Columbia U Cerebral Palsy Camp
Teachers College, Columbia University
Andrew Gordon, Ph.D.
525 W. 120th Street, Box 199
New York, NY 10027
(212) 678-3326; (212) 678-3322 (fax)
Email: ag275 | at | columbia.edu
Web: http://www.tc.edu/centers/cit/

Communication Works NYC SLP
Sharna McMicken
155 West 68th St. 28E
New York, NY 10023
(917) 715-4053; (917) 538-8600
Email: cworksnyc | at | gmail.com
Web: http://cworksnyc.com
We offer comprehensive speech and language evaluations, therapy, and assistance with augmentative communication. We specialize in small social language groups for children with special needs.

Community Human Resources, Inc.
7518 S. State St.
Lowville, NY 13367
(315) 376-4648; (315) 376-8605 (fax)
Email: chr | at | northnet.org
Our service includes Special Education advocacy, family empowerment, Parent Partners under Coordinated Children's Services Initiative, information and referral, a Resource Library and the Lewis County Advocacy Network.

Comprehensive Kids
Special Education Teacher/SEIT/ABA
820 Colgate Avenue, 9B
Bronx, NY 10473-4832
(917) 361-3581
Email: kminta | at | hotmail.com
Masters level education with a strong emphasis on Special Education. I am an experienced SEIT teacher adept in applying ABA-styles methods for behavior modification and assessment review.

Connect The Dots Occupational Therapy, PLLC
Marianne Rho
38 W. 32nd St. Suite 1403
New York, NY 10001
(212) 290-0290; (212) 290-0292 (fax)
Email: marsoorho | at | connectthedotstherapy.com
Web: http://connectthedotstherapy.com
Pediatric occupational therapy clinic, specializing in sensory integration. Is accepting all CPSE and RSA referrals, private pay, and will assist with insurance reimbursement.

Cordova & Associates P.C.
Doreen Cordova
1065 Longbeach Rd
South Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 481-0624; (516) 481-1276 (fax)
Email: dcordova | at | cordovalawassociates.com
Web: http://www.cordovalawassociates.com
Helping parents navigate the special education/504 process. Ensuring that all children receive the services they are entitled to so they may achieve thier full potential.

James A. Costello, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Futterman & Lanza, LLP
222 East Main Street, Suite 212
Smithtown, NY 11787
(631) 979-4300
Email: costello239 | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.TrustedAttorneys.com
Special education law on behalf of children with disabilities and their parents or guardians.

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

Counseling4today
Lorrie Cohen, MS, LMHC
3 Fox Hollow Court
Dix Hills, NY 11746
(631) 667-6677
Email: counseling4today | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.counseling4today.com
Specializing in families & their children with ASD & other different abilities. Providing individual & group counseling, social skills programs, support groups & parent education & advocacy.

Counseling Services For Children and Families
(Metropolitan Wellness Services, Inc.)
Emma K. Viglucci
280 Madison Avenue, Suite 808
New York, NY 10016
(646) 228-8782
Email: emma | at | metrowellnez.com
Web: http://www.metrowellnez.com
Providing Counseling and Other Resources and Services for Individual, Couple, Family, Adolescent and Children through talk, art and play therapy, support and therapeutic groups, workshops, and literature.

Crossroads Educational Solutions
Crossroads Educational Solutions
Charles Askew
65 4th Avenue
Huntington, NY 11746
(202) 689-0795
Email: sped_law | at | yahoo.com

Andrew K. Cuddy, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 636
145 E. Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021
(716) 868-9103; (718) 569-6466 (fax)
Email: akcuddy132 | at | aim.com
Representation in special education due process hearings throughout New York State, including New York City.

D2 Advocacy
Carmine DePalma
475 Main street
Mt Kisco, NY 10549
(914) 282-7780
Email: cdepalma | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.carminedepalma.com
Special Education advocacy is a very complicated and challenging process. Let me help you ensure your child's educational entitlements.

Carolyn A. D'Agostino, Esq.
Attorney at Law
22 First Street
Troy, NY 12181
(518) 266-1035; (518) 391-9650; (518) 874-5102 (fax)
Email: carolyn.dagostino | at | gmail.com

DanLette Agency, LLC
Paulette E. Palmer
PO Box 504
Oceanside, NY 11572
(516) 678-1212
Email: info | at | danletteagency.com
Web: http://www.danletteagency.com
Special Education Advocates. The DanLette Agency provides advocacy services for children and their parents in order to negotiate services that best met the needs of the child. Partners Danielle Brooks and Paulette E. Palmer.

DaVinci Learning Center
Kerry Leo and Elaine Micali
550 North Country Road
St. James, NY 11780
(631) 928-4815; (631) 928-4817 (fax)
Email: SpecialATP | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.SpecialTeaching.com
Assistive Technology evaluation, consultation, and training.

Developmental Coach: Behavior Skills and Language
Stephen Katz
337 East 90th Street
New York, NY 10128
(917) 842-4984
Email: steveck42 | at | aol.com
I enjoy the challenges and rewards that each day brings. My approach is very easy going with an emphasis on making eye contact while finding opportunities to engage individuals in their natural environment.

Dinosaur Physical Therapy
73 West 85th Street
New York, NY 10024
(516) 652-9911
Email: info | at | dinopt.com
Web: http://www.dinopt.com
Dinosaur Physical Therapy provides high quality Pediatric Physical Therapy to children from birth to 21 years of age with a wide range of developmental, orthopedic, neuromuscular, and congenital conditions.

Disability Design
Gilles Malkine
PO Box 1
Olivebridge, NY 12461
(845)657-2210; (845) 657-2210 (fax)
Email: malkines | at | hvc.rr.com
Web: http://www.DisabilityDesign.com
Evaluation and design consultant for home modifications specifically for people with disabilities (no construction). ADA compliance reports, accessibility reports & recommendations, plans & specifications.

Disabled Dealer of Upstate New York
Jillian Delmont
P.O. Box 341
Falconer, NY 14733
(716) 664-9094; (716) 484-7018 (fax)
Email: ddmuny | at | disableddealer.com
We provide a publication for people with disabilities, offering new and used adaptive equipment, vehicles, events, resources, etc., items for sale listed from individuals, and business. No charge for copies.

DPR-Advocacy
Doris Peterson
51 Village La
Hauppauge, NY 11788
(631) 484-8296
Email: dpr-edadvocate | at | optimum.net
Navigates the 504/IEP process within the school system. Will attend 504 and CPSE/CSE meetings and review all services.

GinaMarie Dowling, Special Education Lay Advocate
792 Bohemia Pkwy
Bohemia, NY 11716
(631) 838-4696
Email: gdowling73 | at | msn.com
I am mother of a child with PDD-NOS and ADHD. Please let me support you and help you learn what I wish I knew 9 years ago to help your child.

Early Childhood Development Specialists
Ilene Kopstein, Ph.D.
695 Dickens Ave.
Franklin Square, NY 11010
(516) 477-8769; (516) 385-6564 (fax)
Email: ikopstein | at | hotmail.com
Psycho-educational evaluations for preschool children. Support parents in advocating for their child with school authorities to ensure satisfaction with services/placement.

Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC-Manhattan)
Marilyn Rubinstein
New York Presbyterian Hospital
435 East 70th Street, Suite 2A
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-6175
Email: mrubinst | at | nyp.org
Information and referral assistance for families and professionals about services for young children with diagnosed or suspected special needs. Funded by the NYS Education Department. No fee.

Elyse Dub, Ph.D., NCSP
114 East 71st Street, Suite 1E
New York, NY 10021
(917) 541-7340
Email: elysedub | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.elysedub.com
Dr. Elyse Dub conducts neuropsychological evaluations for students struggling in school. She also provides individual remediation in areas such as organizational and study skills.

Dysautonomia Foundation, Inc.
633 Third Avenue, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(212) 949-6644
Web: http://www.familialdysautonomia.org
Provides resources and advocates on behalf of those affected by Familial Dysautonomia (FD)

Dysautonomia Treatment and Evaluation Center
Department of Pediatrics & Department of Neurology
NYU School of Medicine
530 First Avenue, Suite 9Q
New York, NY 10016
(212) 263-7225
Web: http://www.med.nyu.edu./fd/fdcenter.html

Early Childhood Direction Center
888 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14209
(716) 878-7282; (800) 462-7653; (716) 878-1267 (fax)
Email: VRubin | at | Kaleidahealth.org
Information, Parent Education and Community Resources for families of children , birth to five, with special needs or suspected special needs. All services are free.

The Early Childhood Direction Center
Syracuse University
805 S. Crouse Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2280
(315) 443-4444; (800) 962-5488
Information and Referral agency for families of children with special needs (Birth-5 yrs. old). We serve Cayuga, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, and Oswego.

East End Educational Services
Kristin Burke, M.S.Ed.
75 Washington Drive
Montauk, NY 11954
(631) 523-8065; (631) 668-4622
Email: EEEducationalservices | at | gmail.com
East End Educational Services conducts educational evaluations, multisensory reading instruction, academic tutoring, and teacher and parent training.

Easter Seals New York
230 Washington Avenue, Extension
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 438-8785; (800) 727-8785 (in NY)
Email: essofny | at | aol.com
Web: http://ny.easterseals.com/site/PageServer?pagename=NYDR_homepage

Michael Eberlin, Ph.D.
Clinical & School Psychologist
P.O. Box 326
2000 Deer Park Avenue
Deer Park, NY 11729
(631) 254-2739; (877) PSYCHDR; (877) 205-6740 (fax)
Email: drmikeeb | at | aol.com

Edison Schools Inc
521 5th Ave. 11FL
New York, NY 10175
(212) 389-6009
Email: macuevas | at | edisonschools.com
Basically everything that would be helpful to children with ADHD. family health plan, etc.

Educational Advancement Institute
Alice S. Farrell
Oak Street Professional Building
38 Oak Street
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518) 232-7812
Email: afarrell002 | at | nycap.rr.com
Serving Northern New York. Offering advocacy for individuals with disabilities: IEP review, CSE, long term planning for the disabled, mediation, management services & legal counsel.

Educational Consultant, Inc.
Dr. Helene H. Agatstein
33 Dartmouth Street
Valley Stream, NY 11581
(516) 791-1324; (516) 445-1705
Email: helene | at | agatstein.com
I have been an advocate for children for over 20 years. I represent parents and their children at CSE meetings, CST and 504 meetings in NY, NJ, NC, Fl and Ma.

Educational Consultants
Len Berkowit
9 Morningside Road
Ardsley, NY 10502
(914) 714-3923; (914) 693-1540; (914) 239-3792 (fax)
Email: ahcouns | at | hotmail.com
We will test and report on students in need of Special Testing and placement. Will accompany parents to all EPC hearings regardless of the step.

Educational Consulting Services
Betsy Grigoriu, PhD
30 Eagleshead Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 539-6413; (845) 501-3017 (fax)
Email: bgrigoriu | at | gposner.com
Web: http://EducationalConsultingServices.com
Educational consulting and advocacy for children with special needs. Offering advocacy, in-home services, and out-of-home placements for children of all ages and stages in life.

Educon Associates
Douglas Duguay, Director
6506 Donlen Drive
Ellicottville, NY 14731
(716) 699-2204; (716) 912-2275; (716) 699-2210 (fax)
Email: douglasdug | at | aol.com
Experienced individual special education consultants will closely guide and support families though the SpEd process to maximize potential within current educational settings.

Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island
506 Stewart Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 739-7733
Email: rdaly | at | epil.org
Web: http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/longisland/

Epilepsy Society of New York City
305 7th Avenue, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10001
(212) 633-2930
Web: http://www.efnyc.org/

Exceptional Family Resources
David B. Wissink
1065 James Street, Suite 220
Syracuse, NY 13203
(315) 478-1462; (315) 478-1467 (fax)
Email: dwissink | at | contactefr.org
Web: http://www.contactefr.org
A non-profit agency that supports and enhances the independence of people with disabilities. We link people to services that remove barriers and empower families.

Extraordinary Minds, Inc.
Laura Hynes
308 Forest Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
(347) 564-8451
Email: L.Hynes | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.extraordinaryminds.org
Relationship Development Intervention is a developmental, family based approach to treating autism spectrum and related disorders. Extraordinary Minds provides a variety of services utilizing the RDI methodology.

Deborah A. Ezbitski, Esq.
Attorney at Law
500 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 320
Harrison, NY 10528
(914) 873-1130; (914) 873-1129 (fax)
Email: daesq | at | optimum.net
Dedicated special education attorney representing parents of children who learn differently, including those with ADHD, Asperger's, dyslexia, and who are twice-exceptional. Free initial consultation.

FADD/SED House
Peggy Cuyler-Salem
98 East Bridge St
Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 216-6425; (315) 216-4240 (fax)
Email: Peggy | at | faddhouse.com
Web: http://www.faddhouse.com
FADD is an educational and informational support group for parents and caregivers who have children with ADHD and other emotional problems. FADD also offers support groups for grandparents raising grandchildren.

Falcon & Singer P.C.
Raymond J. Falcon, Jr.
14 Harwood Court, Suite 220
Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 723-3919; (914) 723-1951 (fax)
Email: rfalcon | at | falconsinger.com
Web: http://www.falconsinger.com
Special needs planning attorneys, including special needs trusts, government benefits eligibility (Medicaid, SSI, etc.) and related estate planning for families with special needs children.

Helene Fallon
P.O. Box 2143
44 So. Elmwood Ave.
Montauk, NY 11954
(631) 668-4858; (631) 669-5002; (631) 668-6079 (fax)
Email: hafmjf | at | aol.com
Advocate/trainor - educational consultant.

Family Empowerment Council
Intake Coordinatior
225 Dolson Avenue, Suite 403
Middletown, NY 10940
(845) 343-8100; (888) 343-8181; (845) 343-9906 (fax)
Email: brussell | at | familyempowerment.org
Web: http://www.familyempowerment.org
FEC is a non profit person centered agency which provides several services for persons with disabilities who reside in Orange & Sullivan Counties.

The Family Resource Network, Inc.
Pam Larsen - Executive Director
46 Oneida St.
Oneonta, NY 13820
(607) 432-0001; (800) 305-8814; (607) 432-5516 (fax)
Email: familyrn | at | dmcom.net
Web: http://www.familyrn.org
Resource center, serving families and individuals who have special needs. No fees to families. Parent To Parent Program - South Central New York Region - Advocates for Education – Families Together in NYS Chapter – CCSI Otsego Co. – CCSI Chenango Co. - NYADVOCATES Listserv - Region served: Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins counties.

Family Speech Center
Errika Nathenas Dimitrakis
25-32 168th street
Flushing, NY 11358
(718) 939-0306; (718) 939-0314 (fax)
Email: familyspeechcenter | at | verizon.net
Web: http://www.familyspeechcenter.com
Our certified speech-language pathologists work in providing services to children by improving their articulation skills, fluency; and improving delays in receptive- expressive language development.

Family Support Project for the Developmentally Disabled
N. Central Bronx Hospital
3424 Kossuth Avenue, Room 15A10, Social Work Department
Bronx, NY 10467
(718) 519-4797

Family Ties of Westchester, Inc.
Web: http://www.FamilyTiesWestchester.org
Family Ties provides various support groups, strives to keep children in the community, at home with their families and provides advocacy services and support. All Family Ties services are free and confidential. List of Locations:

  • Mount Kisco Family Ties Resource Center
    344 Main Street, Lower Level
    Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
    (914) 242-3870; (914) 242-3872
    Email: MKisco | at | FamilyTiesWestchester.org
  • Mount Vernon Family Ties Resource Center
    158 Gramatan Avenue, 2nd floor
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 663-4931; (914) 663-4679
    Email: MtVernon | at | familytieswestchester.org
  • New Rochelle Family Ties Resource Center at New Rochelle Guidance Center
    70 Grand Street
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914) 636-4440 ext 221; (914) 663-5231
    Email: LCaceres | at | Familytieswestchester.org
  • Ossining Family Ties Resource Center
    173 Main Street, 2nd floor
    Ossining, NY 10562
    (914) 941-3461; (914) 941-5373
    Email: FamilyTies | at | ood.org
  • Peekskill Family Ties Resource Center
    929 South Street
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-4725; (914) 739-4727
    Email: Peekskill | at | familytieswestchester.org
  • Yonkers Family Ties Resource Center
    164 Ashburton Avenue, lowere level
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 964-2063; (914) 964-5748 (fax)
    Email: Yonkers | at | familytieswestchester.org

Family Ties
MHA in Orange County
20 Walker St.
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 294-7411
Family Ties is a family run Support Group for parents and families with children/adolescents who have emotional, behavioral or social difficulties (including SED, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorders).

Families Together in New York State, Inc.
15 Elk Street
Albany, NY 12207
(518) 432-0333; (888) 326-8644 (in NY)
Email: info | at | ftnys.org
Web: http://www.ftnys.org
Statewide chapter of the Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health. Offers advocacy, information and referral, and support to families of children with emotional, behavioral, and social needs. Holds an annual conference and legislative luncheon, distributes a quarterly newsletter, and has an extensive library of resources.

Family Voices Network of Erie County
Marie Morilus-Black
478 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
(716) 858-2691; (716) 898-6134; (716) 898-3536 (fax)
Email: daporter | at | buffalo.edu
Web: http://familyvoicesnetwork.org
Provide individualized, integrated, comprehensive, culturally competent and cost-effective community based services that support and promote self-sufficiency of children and families experiencing serious emotional and/or behavioral challenges through collaboration with care coordination agencies.

Financial Network
Cynthia Branca
29A Vreeland Rd, Suite 303
Florham Park, NJ 07932
(973) 966-1580 Ext 132; (973) 966-0322 (fax)
Email: brancac | at | financialnetwork.com
Helping families with special needs members to plan for the financial security of their loved one, while preparing for other major family goals.

Finger Lakes Independence Center
Staci Earl
215 Fifth Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 844-9493; (607) 272-0902 (fax)
Email: staci14850 | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.fliconline.org
Student Services Coordinator. Assist students, parents and schools with the transition process for students with disabilities from secondary education to adult life.

Jody Folster Educational Services
PO Box 565, 8 Hall Avenue
Goldens Bridge, NY 10526
(914) 232-6933; (914) 672-8272
Email: jodelia | at | optonline.net
Educational and IEP Consulting, Advocacy, In-Home Tutoring, Homework Help, and Enrichment.

Fort Plain Autism Support Group
Linda Rosa-Torres
22 Lewis Street
Little Falls, NY 13365
(518) 657-9619; (315) 823-0327
Email: lpr39 | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://ny.local.yahoo.biz/fpasg
Monthly educational, support and networking meetings for Educators, Students, Ministers, Sunday School teachers, Families & Parents of Autistic or Special Needs children.

Jennifer Frankola, Esq.
Eileen H. Libutti, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Lewis Johs Avallone and Aviles, LLP
425 Broadhollow Road, Suite 400
Melville, NY 11747
and
61 Broadway, Suite 2000
New York, NY 10006
(631) 755-0101; (631) 755-0117 (fax)
Email: jmfrankola | at | lewisjohs.com
Web: http://lewisjohs.com
Securing effective and appropriate individualized educational services for children and adolescents with learning and developmental disabilities.

Fresh Perspectives
Donna C. Arking, LCSW
792 East 19th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11230
(718) 434-2801
Email: donna.arking | at | gmail.com
Individual and Family Psychotherapy - Information and Support - Assessments for ADHD...Serving families affected by learning disabilities, attention and related neuro-developmental disorders.

Sheryl Frishman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
83 South Bedford Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
(914) 241-3680; (914) 241-3681 (fax)
Email: sfrishman | at | frishmanfaber.com
Web: http://www.frishmanfaber.com
I work exclusively with families in advocating for and securing appropriate special education services and planning for the future of a special needs child.

Jessica Galgano, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
New York, NY 10027
(310) 936-1654
Email: jessgalgano | at | yahoo.com
Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. Provider of NYC home care speech services to children with speech/language disorders secondary to autism, verbal apraxia, or unknown causes.

Dr. Nadine Gardner
72-35 112th St., #9F
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 275-3509
Email: nadinemay6 | at | aol.com
Comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations to assess various learning disabilities and ADHD and secure appropriate school, college, and job-related services. Individual psychotherapy also available.

Genesee-Orleans Youth Advocacy Program
Laura Calla
County Building II
3837 W. Main St. Rd.
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 344-2580 x5716
A program of the Legal Aid Society of Rochester for Genesee and Orleans Counties to resolve problems relating to education and other service systems. Representation of students with disabilities at CSE and 504 meetings. We also assist with school suspension and enrollment for both special and general ed students.

Linda A. Geraci, Esq.
Attorney at Law
21 Old Main Street, Suite 203
Fishkill, NY 12524
(845) 896-1106; (845) 896-1107 (fax)
Email: GeraciEsq | at | aol.com
Website: www.LGeraciLaw.com
Represent parents of children with disabilities in all phases of the special education process, as well as in accessing appropriate community services, public benefits, guardianship and supplemental needs trusts.

Carole Ann Geronimo, Esq.
Attorney at Law
686 Godwin Avenue, Suite LL
Midland Park, NJ 07432
(201) 512-4400; (201) 512-4403 (fax)
Email: cageronimolaw | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.geronimofamilylaw.com
NJ & NY Law firm dedicated to aggressively advocating and representing children with special needs from planning through due process.

Giant Leaps Occupational Therapy, PC
Tammy L. Belcher, MS, OTR/L
612 Corporate Way, Suite 3M
Valley Cottage, NY 10989
(845) 268-2323; (845) 268-2360 (fax)
Email: giantleapsot | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.giantleapsot.com
Occupational therapy for infants and children.

Wendy Gildin, Esq., P.C.
Attorney at Law
100 Crossways Park West, Suite 210
Woodbury, NY 11797
(888) 695-4375 (888-NY-KIDS-LAW)
Email: NYkidslawyer | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.NYKIDSLAWYER.com
Servicing all of your child's needs from birth through graduation. Specializing in IEP preparation, district/county meetings, disciplinary hearings and appeals.

Jason Gold, Ph.D.
103 E 86th Street Suite W
New York, NY 10028
(212) 828-7355
Emails: gold_jason | at | yahoo.com
Clinical psychologist with experience in comprehensive assessment and diagnosis of learning, emotional and behavioral difficulties. Specialist in psychotherapy for children and adolescents with learning difficulties.

Brian S. Goldman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
475 Northern Blvd., Suite 24
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 773-8585; (516) 773-6190 (fax)
Email: brian | at | goldmanmaurer.com
Web: http://www.goldmanmaurer.com
A law firm representing parents of children with special needs before CSE Meetings and Impartial Hearings.

Bruce A. Goldstein, Esq.
Attorney at Law
70 Niagara Street, Suite 200
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 362-1533; (716) 362-1534 (fax)
Email: bgoldstein | at | gapattorneys.com
Web: http://www.gapattorneys.com
Let our experienced team of attorneys address your legal needs, or the needs of a loved one with a disability.

Steven L. Goldstein, Esq.
Attorney at Law
111 John Street, Suite 800
New York, NY 10038
(212) 812-8295; (212) 214-0917 (fax)
Email: SLGattorney | at | verizon.net
A law firm that primarily provides advice and advocacy to families of children with special needs.

R Gordon Medical-Legal Services
Rebecca Gordon RN, CLNC, CLCP
4774 Carter Rd
Fairport, NY 14450
(585) 388-7976; (585) 388-7451 (fax)
Email: rgx2 | at | rochester.rr.com
Mother of a child with traumatic brain injury. I became a legal nurse consultant and life care planner to assist other families with disabled children.

Greater Rochester Attention Deficit Disorder Association (GRADDA)

339 East Ave, Suite 420
Rochester, NY 14604
Web: http://gradda.home.isp-direct.com/

Saundra M. Gumerove, Esq.
42 Marian Lane
Jericho, NY 11753
(516) 822-3397; (516) 822-3516 (fax)
Email: smg | at | smgesq.com
Web: http://advokidsblog.com
We provide services to parents of individuals with special needs in connection with special education, guardianship and life planning, including special needs trusts.

Ohr HaLimud - The Multi-Sensory Learning Center
Mrs. Leah David, MS
1681 42nd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(718) 972-0170; (718) 972-0125 (fax)
Email: ldavidny | at | earthlink.net
Web: http://www. ohrhalimud.org
We teach children with Dyslexia to read utilizing the Orton-Gillingham Approach. We offer a Girls School, After School Tutoring Center, Orton-Gillingham Teacher Training Center. Language screenings and referrals. est. 2003

Earl Hall, Esq.
Attorney at Law
720 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 244-8743; (585) 244-8620 (fax)
Email: EHall | at | Hall-Law-Firm.com
Web: http://www.hall-law-firm.com
Compassionate, caring guidance and counseling from a husband/wife team who have a child with disabilities. We are an attorney and a special education teacher with over thirty years in the field.

Harmony Hearing & Speech Center, LLC
Dr. Carol Letzter
2109 Bellmore Avenue
Bellmore, NY 11710
(516) 785-5868; (718) 641-3817; (718) 641-7582 (fax)
Email: HARCBL | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.harmonyhearingspeechcenter.com
Provide central auditory processing evaluations, speech language evaluations for language based learning disabilities, audiological evaluations, all ages welcome.

Carolyn M. Heft, Esq.
Attorney at Law
60 East 42nd Street, Suite 4600
New York, NY 10022
(212) 935-8575; (212) 935-7837 (fax)
Email: carolyn | at | heftlaw.com
Represent with much success students with special needs in all forums to obtain appropriate education, including private school funding. Supplemental Needs Trusts, SSI, Guardianships.

Eric Heindel
Myron Landis & Taft
215 East 24th Street, #424
New York, NY 10010
(917) 364-6933; (360) 364-6930 (fax)
Email: eric | at | nyhomelaw.com
Web: http://newyorkwills.net
Law firm specializing in special needs trusts, estate planning, and wills and trusts.

C Heiner, Special Educational Consultant
12 Conifer Dr
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(518) 399-3657
Email: cheiner12 | at | yahoo.com
Provide advocacy services for school age children with disabilities. Assist parents comprehend school issues, prepare for and/ or attend CSE or school meetings.

Helping Hands Initiative Incorporated
Julianna Farella - President
10A Pratt Court
Staten Island, NY 10312
(718) 356-4737
Email: julianna | at | helpinghandsinitiative.org
Web: http://www.helpinghandsinitiative.org
Helping Hands Initiative Incorporated helps individuals with disabilities become as independent as possible in society by providing several programs.

Eric Higgins, Esq.
Attorney at Law
316 S Clinton St., Ste 500
Syracuse, NY 13202-1220
(315) 427-7751; (315) 446-9125
Email: ehiggins | at | forthepeople.com
Web: http://forthepeople.com/traumatic_brain_injury.htm
Lawyers representing injured victims, including spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injury victims.

Jennifer C. Higgins OT., OTR/L, Pediatric OT
P.O. Box 7
Adams, NY 13605
(315) 278-0157
Email: Jennifer_therapist | at | yahoo.com
Provider and Evaluator of Early Intervention Occupational Therapy services for Jefferson County.

Peter D. Hoffman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
200 Katonah Avenue
Katonah, NY 10536
(914) 232-2242; (914) 232-2245 (fax)
Email: pdh2 | at | pdhoffmanlaw.com
Web: http://www.pdhoffmanlaw.com
Our law center concentrates its practice in special education and education law as well as civil rights of students and teachers.

Holistic Learning Center
Susan Varsames Young, M.A.Ed.
571A White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10709
(914) 793-9100; (914) 793-3798; (914) 793-3988 (fax)
Email: HLCkids | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.hlcinfo.com
We provide school district training and consultation, as well as in-center Sensory Integraion Occupational Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Oral Motor Speech Therapy, parent training, evaluations and Holistic Nutrition.

Nancy Hollinger-Samson, Ph.D.
UPSTARTS
9 Vassar Street #21
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 473-5909
Email: UPSTARTS123 | at | AOL.COM
Psychology and social work services. Psychological evaluations for children 3-7.

Home Tutoring
Helene Krane MS ED
104 Brigadoon BLVD
Highland Mills, NY 10930
(845) 460-3008
Email: helene | at | frontiernet.net
I provide home tutoring for students of all ages with and without disabilities. Reduced rates are available for multiple session in one week.

Hope for Children with Autism
Hope Corenzwit, LMSW
207 Washington Street, Suite 102
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 527-1392
Email: hope | at | hvc.rr.com
Web: http://www.HopeforChildrenwithAutism.com
Services for young children with autism utilizing a family centered approach including ABA, goal oriented parent coaching, and very small groups for toddlers on the spectrum where parents learn how to encourage their child's development of play and social skills.

HOPEFitness
H. Greenberg
1784 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554
(877) 396-HOPE; (516) 478-4290; (516) 542-4580 (fax)
Email: hopefitness | at | optonline.net
Web: http://www.HOPEFitness.com
We provide exercise classes to individuals with Intellectual Disabilities. All group classes and one on one personal training conducted by fully insured Certified Personal Trainers.

A Horse Connection
Nancy King, MS, OTR
P.O. Box 473
Saugerties, NY 12477
(845) 417-4646
Email: info | at | ahorseconnection.com
Web: http://ahorseconnection.com
A non profit organization providing equine assisted therapy sessions by licensed OT, PT, Speech therapists in the Hudson Valley. May be sumbitted for insurance reimbursement.

Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center
Naomi Brickel, Project Manager
WIHD Cedarwood Hall
Valhalla, NY 10595
(914) 493-7665
Email: hvsepc | at | wihd.org
Web: http://www.hvsepc.org
The Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center is a free educational and information resource. We provide online and in‐person education, training, workshops, and individual consultation regarding all aspects of the Committee on Special Education (CSE) process

Hudson Valley Young Achievers LLC
Adrienne Maviglia MS, Ed.
P.O. Box 609
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 294-1882
Email: hvyngachvrs | at | aol.com
We provide Special Education services to children birth-12. We provide SEIT services, ABA, and parent training. We provide Independent Educational Evaluations for children birth- 72 months.

Hunter Learning Solutions LLC
Pamela Grandin
20 Church Avenue
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
(518) 441-4236
Email: pgrandin | at | hunterlearningsolutions.com
Web: http://www.hunterlearningsolutions.com
We offer training in the areas of Primitive Reflexes, Sensori-Motor Skills, Visual and Auditory Skills, Cognitive Skills as well as help in Reading, Math and Writing.

Hyperhouse Advocacy
Donna Cook
PO Box 207
Southold, NY 11971
(631) 974-6097
Email: hyperhouse | at | yahoo.com
All Disabilites and SpEd issues. Fees based on involvement and income. Free services are available to qualified families. Advocates are disabled adults and SpEd students.

IncludEd Educational Services
Raphael Kramer
445 Central Ave., Suite 111
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
(516) 374-3377
Email: Gottagulgul | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://includednyc.com
We provide special education and theraputic services which include speech, occupational, and physical therapies for children three to five (CPSE).

Independent Living, Inc.
Diane Troeller
5 Washington Terrace
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 565-1162 Ext. 243; (845) 565-0567 (fax)
Email: EdAdvocate | at | myindependentliving.org
Web: http://www.myindependentliving.org
Educational advocacy including providing outreach and training to parents of children with developmental disabilities, training for teachers and school staff and support for families at CSE and CPSE meetings in Orange County.

The Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley
Lisa Dugan
802 Columbia Street
Hudson, NY 12534
(518) 828-4886
Email: lsdugan | at | ilchv.org
Web: http://www.ilchv.org
ILCHV provides an array of services to people with disabilities of all ages and their families to include peer counseling, information and referral, individual and systems advocacy.

Independent Special Education Consultant/Advocate
Barbara A Zelesnikar, BS
38 Sunrise Drive
Binghamton, NY 13905
(607) 724-5618; (607) 725-2187
Email: STSCeducation | at | aol.com
My degree has afforded me the opportunity to study Special Education and Behavior. I am the mother of two teenagers with disabilities. I advocate for children with disabilities and work to become a collaborative member of the child’s team.

Innovative Psychological Services, P.C.
David Kimhy, Ph.D.
276 Fifth Avenue, Suite #307-A
New York, NY 10001
(212) 330-7699
Email: info | at | innovativepsych.com
Web: http://www.innovativepsych.com
I am a clinical psychologist specializing in neuropsychological evaluations and the treatment of adolescents and young adults with psychosis and sub-threshold psychotic symptoms using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT).

International Dyslexia Association
Western New York Branch
c/o The Gow School
Emery Rd.
South Wales, NY 14139
(716) 687-2030
Email: wnyida | at | gow.org

(New York Branch) International Dyslexia Association
Diana Naples, I & R Specialist
71 West 23rd Street suite 1527
New York, NY 10010
(212) 691-1930 x12; (212) 633-1620 (fax)
Email: info | at | nybida.org
Web: http://www.nybida.org
NYBIDA is a non - profit organization that provides continuing education in appropriate diagnostic & remedial approaches & supports the rights of people with Dyslexia and related Learning Disabilities so that they may lead more fulfilling lives.

International Dyslexia Association Suffolk Branch

itutordirect.com
Laurence Perry
998C Old Country Road, Suite 182
Plainview, NY 11803
(516) 456-8199
Email: larryperry | at | itutordirect.com
Web: http://www.itutordirect.com
Online Tutoring for children and adults with special needs. Use the technology you love to improve basic skills. Private, convenient, certified special education tutors.

Estrea Janoson Advocacy/Consulting
75 Plandome Rd.
Manhasset, NY 11030
(516) 626-6215; (516) 723-9331 (fax)
Email: ejanoson | at | ymail.com
Web: http://www.janosonconsulting.com
Estrea Janoson offers consulting, advocacy and family training services for parents seeking to provide their special needs children with the best special education plan (IFSP or IEP) possible.

Wendy Kamaiko-Solano, DSW
295 Central Park West, Suite 2
New York, NY 10024
(212) 579-6405; (917) 622-3552
Email: wdks | at | aol.com
Private psychotherapy practice for families and individuals whose special needs require my transdisciplinary expertise with interdisciplinary teams consisting of other professions and parents.

Shari Kaplan, MA, CCC-SLP
120 E Hartsdale Ave Apt 5A
Hartsdale, NY 10530
(917) 584-3618
Email: shari.kaplan | at | gmail.com
Provider of speech services to children with speech/language disorders. Experience working with a variety of diagnoses, including autism, apraxia, articulation disorders, language delays, and feeding/oral motor difficulties. PROMPT trained.

With self-advocacy you become your own star.