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101 Advocacy
Sylvia Farber
2141 Encino Cliff
San Antonio, TX 78259
(210) 722-9974
Email: SFarber | at | 101advocacy.com
Web: http://www.101advocacy.com
I help families navigate through the special education process by educating them on their rights, collaborating with school districts, and assisting at ARD/504 meetings.

Ability and Beyond
Tina Casoglos Adamopoulos
14 E. Wedgemere Ct
The Woodlands, TX 77381
(281) 898-8677
Email: abilityandbeyond | at | earthlink.net
Web: http://www.abilityandbeyond.com
Occupational Therapy using Interactive Metronome to increase sensory integration, cognitive/auditory processing, reading and math fluency, attention, balance, fine motor and writing skills.

Academic Access
Karen Parrish
2010 Sybil, Suite 130
Tyler, TX 75703
(903) 245-1976; (903) 533-9528 (fax)
Email: karenparrish22 | at | yahoo.com
25 year history of working as a special ed teacher with ADD/ADHD, autistic and low achieving children. Phonics reading program is taught one-on-one. Flexible hours for children and adults with learning problems.

Academic Evaluation & Diagnosis
Heather Stephens
7423 Wentwood Drive
Dallas, TX 75225
(214) 597-8629; (214) 365-0069 (fax)
Email: hstephens | at | academicdiagnosis.com
Web: http://www.academicdiagnosis.com
Academic Evaluation & Diagnosis offers a comprehensive approach to evaluate individuals who have specific learning disabilities or dyslexia or are gifted and talented.

ACES (Autism Consulting and Educational Services)
Lorin McGuire, M.A., BCBA
PO Box 720054
Dallas, TX 75372
(214) 828-2552
Email: a-c-e-s | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.aces4you.com
Consulting, assessments, parent and staff training, and program development for young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other behavioral needs.

Active Development Therapies LLC
Edie Talbert
23110 Ford Road, Ste A
Porter, TX 77365
(281) 354-3383; (866) 886-4ADT; (281) 354-6750 (fax)
Email: activedevelopment_slp | at | embarqmail.com
Web: http://activedevelopmenttherapies.com
Speech-Language Pathologist, with 5+ years experience. My specialty is pediatrics, with extensive experience in dsyphagia/swallowing disorders and nonverbal children.

ADD/LD Parent Support Group of Collin County
601 Greenville Avenue (First United Methodist Church of Allen)
Allen, TX 75002
Shirli Salter
(972) 396-1216
Email: SSCaroline | at | aol.com
Our purpose is to support and nurture parents of children who learn differently by empowering parents through information to be proactive in advocating for their children. Community speakers, videos, and sharing information help our parents stay informed.

Advocacy for Autism Awareness
Carlene Inge
100 E. Bowie Street
Forney, TX 75126
(469) 355-6306; (469) 585-9594 (fax)
Email: cinge | at | feccommunications.net
Web: http://aspergersyndrome-autism.com
Parental/child support, teaching methods, workshops, book on A.S. Positive, encouraging tips for parents dealing with autism.

Advocacy, Inc.
7800 Shoal Creek Blvd., Suite 171-E
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 454-4816; (800) 252-9108 (In TX)
Web: http://www.advocacyinc.org/
The mission of Advocacy, Inc. is to advocate for, protect, and advance the legal, human, and service rights of people with disabilities.

Advocate for all Disabilities
Mille Hickman
6270 Colton Lane
Beaumont, TX 77706
(409) 225-1418
Email: jghick1 | at | bellsouth.net
I am a parent of an adult with multiple disabilities. I am a former educator of 16 years in the area of special education. Fomer RDE for the PTI/PATH program.

Advocate - Lone Star Mom
Melanie Watson
501 Trophy Lake Drive Ste 314-114
Trophy Club, TX 76262
(817) 707-9093
Email: lonestarmom | at | mac.com
Web: http://www.lonestarmom.com
As an Education Advocate, I work with parents to find answers. I believe in advocating for the child first. Once the child is understood, her special strengths, weaknesses, and education plan are easily achieved. Legal and Diagnostic referrals.

AFNIC (Association For Neurologically Impaired Children)
Philip Ferrara
301 Park Lane
Austin, TX 78704-2412
(512) 444-1641; (512) 444-2056 (fax)
Web: www.afniconline.org
AFNIC's advocates for children with neurological disabilities and provides five main services for these children: parent training, teacher training, peer training, attendance at ARD meetings.

All About Achievement Consulting
Amy A. Sosa – Dallas and surrounding area
Michelle Stuart-Browne – Ft. Worth and surrounding area
110 W. Sandy Lake Rd.
Suite 102 PMB195
Coppell, TX 75019
(972) 462-9265; (972) 462-1002 (fax)
Email: asosa | at | allaboutachievement.com
Barb Kluchin – Houston and surrounding area
16107 Kensington Dr. #308
Houston, TX
Email: bkluchin | at | allaboutachievement.com
Web: http://www.allaboutachievement.com/
Advocacy, support, education, training, information, and resources.

Allen Counseling Associates
Michelle Nietert, LPC
1506 N. Greenville Ave, Suite 250
Allen, TX 75002
(972) 979-9720; (972) 429-9325 (fax)
Email: nietert2003 | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.allencounselingassociates.com
Certified School Counselors and Licensed Professional Counselors providing advocacy/education for parents working with school districts whose children have mental health issues and may need services or advocacy for situations involving 504 or Special Education.

American Foundation for the Blind-Southwest
260 Treadway Plaza, Exchange Park
Dallas, TX 75235
(214) 352-7222
Email: dallas | at | afb.net
Web: http://www.afb.org/

American Skies
Marilou Wright
1603 Garfield
Wichita Falls, TX 76309
(940) 723-2818
Email: advoamericanedu | at | yahoo.com
Consultant/advocate, parent education, on educational rights of children & youth with disabilities.

Applied Behavioral Strategies
Rebecca Ryan
P.O. Box 303067
Austin, TX 78703 Street
and
301 Bee Caves Road, Suite 150
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 431-1540; (512) 732-8353 (fax)
Email: rebecca | at | appliedbehavioralstrategies.com
Web: http://www.appliedbehavioralstrategies.com
Consultation, Training, and Intervention for Behavioral Health and Development. Feeding Intervention, FBA, BIP, ABA, Program Review.

Arc of the Capital Area
2818 San Gabriel
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 476-7044; (512) 476-9054 (fax)
Web: http://www.arcofthecapitalarea.org/

The Arc of Dallas
Drew Dixon
12700 Hillcrest, Suite 200
Dallas, TX 75230
(214) 634-9810; (214) 634-9815 (fax)
Email: ddixon | at | arcdallas.org
Web:
http://arcdallas.org
Supporting people with intellectual disabilities, their families and professionals since 1951 through advocacy, workshops, classes, social activities, day camps, leadership training, respite and information.

The Arc of Denton County
Bonnie Lewallen
P.O. Box 1279
Denton, TX 76202
(972) 436-8471; (800) 375-4520; (972) 436-8471 (fax)
Email: info | at | arcofdentoncounty.org
Web: http://www.arcofdentoncounty.org
Parent groups, sibling support and adults with intellectual didabilities meetings

The Arc of Fort Bend
Laura LaVigne, Executive Director
123 Brooks Street
Sugar Land, TX 77478
(281) 494-5959; (281) 494-5920; (281) 494-5960 (fax)
Email: cbsewell | at | arcoffortbend.org
Web: http://www.arcoffortbend.org
Provides Advocacy & ARD/IEP Assistance, Research & Referral, Social/Recreation programs, Special Olympics, Information meetings and Family Support for families with family members with MR & Related Developmental Disabilities.

* The Arc of Greater Houston
PO Box 924168
Houston, TX 77292-4168
(713) 957-1600; (713) 957-1699
Web: http://www.thearcofgreaterhouston.com
A nonprofit organization serving individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. Services include; social, leisure and respite programs, parent support groups, special education assistance (all disabilities) and trainings, self-advocacy groups and legislative advocacy at the local, state and national levels.

The Arc of the Gulf Coast
P.O. Box 1484
1600 E. Highway 6 Suite 201
Alvin, TX 77512
(281) 388-1161; (281) 585-2390 (fax)
Email: arcgc | at | swbell.net
The Arc of the Gulf Coast, supporting students and their families through the rough times and celebrating their successes!

The Arc of TX
8001 Centre Park Drive, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78754
(512) 454-6694; (800) 252-9729
Web: http://www.thearcoftexas.org/

The Arc of Wichita County
Marlene Goldstein
3307 Buchanan
Wichita Falls, TX 76308
(940) 692-2303; (940) 692-2313 (fax)
Email: mgold | at | arcwctx.org
Services to persons with developmental disabilities, including information on educational rights and regulations.

ARFkids A Rinty For Kids Foundation, Incorporated
Miss Daphne Hereford - founder/board member
P.O. Box 27
Crockett, TX 75835
(936) 545-0471 (phone/fax)
Email: info | at | arfkids.com
Web: www.ARFkids.com
To provide disabled children Service Dog candidates that will be specifically trained to assist in the improvement of the quality of life of the child.

ASD Nutrition Seminars & Consulting
Elizabeth Strickland, MS, RD
P.O. Box 1495
Canyon Lake, TX 78133
(830) 237-2886; (830) 964-6043; (866) 855-8301 (fax)
Email: ASDpuzzle | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.ASDpuzzle.com
Specializing in Complementary Nutrition Therapy for Children with Autism, PDD, Asperger's, ADD and ADHD.

ASK-Advocating Solutions for Kids
Kathy Bennett
1419 Kings Hwy.
Dallas, Tx. 75208
(214) 793-6352
Email: Kathy | at | ASKadvocate.org
Web: http://www.askadvocate.org
ASK is a private advocacy service for children who are experiencing difficulty in school or need community resources. Our mission is to find solutions.

Aspire Pediatric Therapy & Rehab, Inc.
Preeta Riggs, MOT, OTR
4200 Research Forest Suite 170
The Woodlands, TX 77381
(281) 681-3020; (281) 681-3020 (fax)
Email: preeta | at | aspirepediatrics.com
Web: www.aspirepediatrics.com
As an outpatient facility, we offer occupational and physical therapy services to infants and children 0-19 years old. We perform comprehensive developmental, neurological, musculoskeletal and oral motor evaluations.

Attention Deficit Disorders Association - Southern Region (ADDA-SR)
12345 Jones Road, Suite 287-7
Houston, TX 77070
(281) 897-0982
Email: addaoffice | at | pdq.net or oflanigan | at | adda-sr.org
Web: http://www.adda-sr.org/
We offer support to families coping with Attention Deficit Disorders and other related conditions. Activities include support groups, referral and education through workshops and an annual conference.

Austin Autism Treatment Forum
Dianne Doggett
Old Quarry Library
7051 Village Center Drive
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 300-3820
Email: DianneDoggett | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.meetup.com/Austin-Autism-Treatment-Forum
Informational support group. Meets every 1st Thursday, 12:00-1:30 pm. Free and open to the public. No RSVP necessary. No children please.

Austin Biofeedback and EEG Neurofeedback Center
Jennifer Schriever, MA, LPC
3624 North Hills Drive, Suite B-205
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 794-9355; (512) 794-0076 (fax)
Email: info | at | austinbiofeedback.com
Web: http://austinbiofeedback.com
Central Texas' most experienced providers of QEEG guided Neurofeedback, clinical Biofeedback, Counseling, and Parent Coaching services to autistic spectrum, attention deficit, and learning disabled children.

Austin Biofeedback and EEG Neurotherapy Center
Lynda Kirk, MA, LPC - Director
3624 North Hills Drive, Suite B-205
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 794-9355; (512) 794-0076 (fax)
Email: lkirk | at | austinbiofeedback.com
Web: http://www.austinbiofeedback.com
We provide assessment and targeted training, including EEG Neurofeedback and QEEG Brain-Mapping for ADHD, LD, dyslexia, autism spectrum, PDD, and processing disorders.

Austin Psychological Assessment Center - ApaCenter
6012 W. William Cannon Dr., B-103
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 891-1500
Email: info | at | ApaCenter.com
Web: http://www.ApaCenter.com
We are a group of psychologists with expertise in testing for ADD/ADHD, dyslexia, Asperger's disorder, autism and learning disabilities.

Autism & Aspergers Consulting, LLC
Linda Viera, Clinical Director
14110 W. Linfield Drive
New Berlin, WI 53151
(262) 784-8062; (262) 784-8062 (fax)
or
252 Shadow Mountain Drive, Suite D7
El Paso, TX 79912
(915) 587-0929
Email: info | at | aactnow.com
Web: www.aactnow.com
Autism & Aspergers Consulting utilizes an integrated solutions approach to design individualized in-home programs for children with Autism, Downs Syndrome, Aspergers, and others.

Autism Community Network of El Paso
David Taylor
45680 Coxe Ave
El Paso, TX 79904
(915) 422-1358; (937) 829-2872
Email: acnofelp | at | gmail.com
Web: http://autismcommunitynetworkofelpaso.org
We outreach to families affected by Autism in order to support, educate and advocate in their best interests and to communicate tolerance.

* Autism Society of Collin County
Nagla Moussa
PO Box 261209
Plano, TX 75026
(214) 925-2722
Email: nagla_alvin | at | tx.rr.com
Web: http://autism-ascc.org
This Chapter of the Autism Society of America was created to educate the community about autism spectrum disorder and to provide resources and referals for individuals with autism, their families, and professionals that work with them.

Autism Solutions of Granbury
Randie Kay Harrings, RN
1540 Southtown Drive, Suite 113
Granbury, TX 76048
(817) 573-0708
Email: services | at | autismsolutionsofgranbury.com
Web: http://www.autismsolutionsofgranbury.com
Provides 1:1 or small group Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy for individuals on the Autism Spectrum or with related developmental disorders.

Autism Society of Greater Tarrant County
1300 W. Lancaster
P.O. Box 161516
Fort Worth, TX 76161
(817) 390-2829
Web: http://www.asgtc.org
Information, referral and support for individuals with autism, Asperger Syndrome, PDD-NOS and their families, caregivers, service providers, and others.

Autism Society of Southeast Texas (ASSET)
P.O. Box 2228
Nederland, TX 77627
(409) 727-5100
Email: info | at | assetx.org
Web: http://www.assetx.org
ASSET was created to improve access to autism information and community resources, parent-professional collaboration, and social support for families of persons with autism.

AutismSpot
Jay Espaillat
2300 McDermott Drive, Suite 200-113
Plano, TX 75025
(888) 317-8074 Ext. 703
Email: jay | at | autismspot.com
Web: http://www.autismspot.com
AutismSpot provides unbiased information and expert advice to the Autism Community via streaming media, videos, blogs, forums, and news.

Banyan Counseling Network
Shelley Zavodny
8955 Highway 6 North, Suite 150
Houston, TX 77095
(281) 855-1982
Email: info | at | banyancounseling.com
Web: http://www.banyancounseling.com
Banyan Counseling provides family and individual therapy to children, teens and adults. Banyan Counseling strives to provide accessible, affordable, and convenient services.

Be An Angel Fund, Inc.
2003 Aldine Bender
Houston, TX 77032
(281) 219-3313; (281) 219-7746
Email: Michael | at | BeAnAngel.org
Web: http://www.BeAnAngel.org
We provide adaptive equipment and select services to individuals and institutions that serve children with multiple disabilities or profound deafness.

Beacon School and Child Care Center, Inc.
402 Dwire
LaPorte, TX 77571
(281) 471-3622
Email: pjthrt | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.beaconschoollaporte.com
Established in 1964, we offer classes and child care for both special needs and typical children.

Beautiful Minds, Inc.
Dr. Ifeanyi A. Ufondu, Ph.D.
P.O. BOX 173261
Arlington, TX 76001-3261
(817) 886-0044; (310) 590-5898; (817) 468-0637 (fax)
Email: info | at | beautifulmindsinc.com
Web: http://www.beautifulmindsinc.com
Special Needs Advocacy emphasizing EDUCATING, EMPOWERING, and EXPOSING the invisibility children with Learning Disabilities encounter in throughout the DFW Metroplex. ARD/IEP Planning, Transition Planning, Vocational Assessments, One on One Instruction, Gang Intervention and Prevention.

Behavior Exchange, Inc.
Tammy Cline
7777 Forest Ln. Ste. B-326
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 566-2058; (469) 831-8521
Email: info | at | behaviorexchange.com
Web: http://www.behaviorexchange.com
Intensive in-home ABA therapy, language and communication-based interventions, individualized skill acquisition programs, parent and staff training, ARD advocacy, and school consultations.

Behavior Frontiers, LLC
Graciela Gomez M.A., B.C.B.A
12200 Ford Road, Suite 189
Dallas, TX 75234
(888) 922-2843
Email: info | at | behaviorfrontiers.com
Web: http://www.behaviorfrontiers.com
Behavior Frontiers provides effective, research-based applied behavior analysis (ABA) treatment to help children with autism and other special needs reach their full potential.

Behavioral & Communication Services
Jan Hendrixson
2469 Ripplewood Dr
Conroe, TX 77384
(936) 321-6766
Email: behavioralservices | at | consolidated.net
Masters level ABA program coordinator, behavior therapist, parent & therapist trainer specializing in treatment of autism and other learning disabled children.

Behavioral Innovations
Jim Ayers
6301 Campus Circle Drive East, Suite 100A
Irving, TX 75063
(469) 374-0700; (469) 374-0800 (fax)
Email: info | at | behavioral-innovations.com
Web: http://www.behavioral-innovations.com
We help kids with Autism, PDD and other behavioral disorders. We offer free screenings!

Beyond Boundaries Therapy Center, PLLC
Kim Stevenson
704 Longmire Rd. Suite 101
Conroe, TX 77304
(936) 441-2500; (936) 539-2517; (936) 539-2515 (fax)
Email: kimstevenson | at | beyondboundariestherapy.com
Web: http://www.beyondboundariestherapy.com
Specialize in treating children with disabilities. Offer physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and counseling for children birth to 21 years.

Bilingual Speech Pathology Services, LLC
Jeanette Dorf MA, CCC-SLP
1519 Fallcreek Ct
Allen, TX 75002
(214) 695-0054; (972) 359-9019 (fax)
Email: speech | at | bilingualspeechservices.com
In-home speech pathology services for monolingual, bilingual and multilingual children. Resources and support for parents raising bilingual children. Traditional Medicaid, Parkland, CHIPS accepted.

C. Michael Black, Esq.
Attorney at Law
2444 Times Blvd #222
Houston, TX 77005
(713) 522-5999; (713) 522-2925 (fax)
Email: cmb | at | cmblack-lawyer.com
Web: http://www.cmblack-lawyer.com
Providing legal services under IDEA, including assistance during the ARD process, due process hearings before special education officers, and state and federal courts litigation.

Janis Block, M.Ed.
4265 San Felipe Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 960-6660
Email: jblock | at | houston.rr.com
Educational diagnostician in private practice, with a specialty in diagnosing dyslexia and related learning disorders

Brain Injury Association of Texas
Plaza 290 Office Building, Suite 306
6633 East Highway 290
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 467-6872; (800) 392-0040 (In TX)

Brain Training Associates, Inc.
Dr. Michelle MacAlpine
2301 OHio Drive Suite 130
Plano, TX 75093
(972) 964-8510
Email: braintrain | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.braintraining.com
Cognitive rehabilitation therapy for children with developmental delays, sensory processing disorders or autistic spectrum disorders. Offering therapy, consultation, parent and professional training worldwide.

BrainWise Neurofeedback & Wellness Center
Dr. Jennifer C. Greening
4611 Bee Caves Rd., Suite 105
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 329-5004; (512) 329-5904 (fax)
Email: info | at | brainwisetherapy.com
Web: http://www.brainwisetherapy.com
BrainWise provides services to families and children on the autism spectrum utilizing Neurofeedback, QEEG, play and social skills therapy, individual and group counseling.

The Briarwood School
Carole Wills, Head of School
12207 Whittington Dr.
Houston, Texas 77077
(281) 493-1070; (281) 493-1070
Email: info | at | briarwoodschool.org
Web: http://www.briarwoodschool.org
A private day school in Houston serving the educational needs of 300 K-12th grade students with diagnosed learning disorders or developmental delays.

Bridge Builder Academy
520 E. Central Pkwy # 313
Plano, TX 75074
(972) 516-8844; (214) 529-4596; (972) 516-8822 (fax)
Email: bgjohn | at | bridgebuilderacademy.com
Web: http://www.bridgebuilderacademy.com
In-home education options offered by certified special education teachers. BBA specializes in customising educational programs based on the need of the individual student and instructing students on a one on one basis in the most comfortable environment.

The Brighton School, Inc
271. E Lullwood
San Antonio, Texas 78212
(210) 826-4492; (210) 826-7887 (fax)
Web: www.brightonsa.org

Dr. Mike Brooks
6012 W. William Cannon Dr., B-103
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 569-1930
Email: info | at | drmikebrooks.com
Web: http://www.DrMikeBrooks.com
Dr. Mike Brooks is a Licensed Psychologist and a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, in Austin, Texas who works with adolescents experiencing issues with disabilities.

Camp Care A Lot
Stephania L. Williams
1808 Prather Dr.
Killeen, TX 76541
(254) 628-7977
Email: stephania.williams | at | us.army.mil
Web: http://www.freewebs.com/heartoftexas/
Camp Care A Lot provides a haven for children with special needs to grow and mature while providing an opportunity to have 'fun' with peers.

Carlile Clinic for Reading Therapy
Joan Carlile
4700 Piedmonte Ct.
Argyle, TX 76226
(940) 565-0714
Email: doncarlile58 | at | yahoo.com
I specialize in teaching reading to clients with all types of disabilities.Ages 5-Adult and Reading Readiness Ages 3-8 Free evaluation, No obligation.

Center on Disability and Development
Amy Sharp, PhD
Harrington 704F MS 4225
College Station, TX 77843-4225
(979) 845-4612; (979) 862-1256 (fax)
Email: sharp | at | tamu.edu
Web: http://cdd.tamu.edu
The Center on Disability and Development is a newly funded University Center on Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

The Center for Hearing and Speech
3636 West Dallas
Houston, TX 77019
(713) 523-3633; (713) 523-8399 (fax); (713) 874-7713 (TTY)
Email: info | at | centerhearingandspeech.org
Web: www.centerhearingandspeech.org
The Center for Hearing and Speech enables children with hearing impairments to realize their full potential by teaching speaking, listening and literacy skills.

Center for Special Education Law
Christopher L. Jonas
3349 Jamaica Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
(361) 937-1801; (361) 937-1108; (361) 937-1802 (fax)
Email: Jonas4IDEA | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.angelfire.com/co4/chrisjonas/
The Center for Special Education Law provides legal services, representation and advocacy for students with disabilities throughout the State of Texas.

A Charmed Life
Bonnie Garza
P.O. Box 302588
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 358-4395; (512) 358-4402 (fax)
Email: ACharmedLife | at | austin.rr.com
Advocacy for children with disabilities is provided through guidance, direct assistance, representation, and always with the goal of resolution. Other services: ARD Facilitation & Mediation.

The Child Study Center School
Kathleen M. Edwards or Marisa Kolar
1300 West Lancaster
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 390-2831; (817) 390- 2851 (fax)
Email: kedwards | at | cscfw.org
Web: http://www.cscfw.org
The school provides a nurturing educational environment for children with developmental disabilities including learning, emotional, behavioral and attention disorders.

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

Children's Therapy Services
Jennifer Young, PT
9907 Grand Oak Dr.
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 331-1999; (512) 331-9199 (fax)
Email: jen | at | homeCTS.com
Web: http://www.homeCTS.com
We offer convenient home visits for occupational, physical and speech-language therapies with experienced pediatric therapists. We also offer hippotherapy as a component of our physical therapy program. Some insurance accepted.

Circle of Care "Pediatric Home Health Services"
23705 West IH 10, Suite 209
San Antonio, TX 78257
(210) 698-9844; (210) 698-3220 (fax)
Email: jmturner8723 | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.CircleCare4Kids.com
Pediatric Home Health agency providing speech / occupational / physical therapy and nursing for children with special needs.

Martin J. Cirkiel, Esq.
Attorney at Law
David L. Beinke, Special Education Advocate & Case Manager
Daniel Garza, Legal Assistant & Case Manager
Darla Bower, Special Education Advocate & Paralegal
1901 E. Palm Valley Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78664
(512) 244-6658; (512) 244-6014 (fax)
Email: cirkielaw | at | earthlink.com
Our law firm provides disability law services, especially representation for Special Education services during the ARD process, mediation and/or the due process stages.

Laurel A. Clement, Esq.
Attorney at Law
5420 LBJ Freeway, Suite 1900
Two Lincoln Centre
Dallas, TX 75240
(972) 661-5114; (972) 661-5691 (fax)
Email: lclement | at | uplawtx.com
Web: http://www.uplawtx.com
Family Law practice with an emphasis on special needs children. My goal is to reach a low conflict resolution while maximizing the possiblities for children.

Clinic for Autism, P.A.
Nomita Pothuluri, M.D.
20202 US Highway 59 North, Suite 250
Humble, TX 77338
(281) 312-5600; (281) 312-5610 (fax)
Email: npothuluri | at | clinicforautism.com
Web: http://www.clinicforautism.com
The Clinic for Autism is designed to provide the diagnosis, lab testing, nutritional counseling, and biomedical treatment for all individuals affected by Autism/Autism Spectrum Disorders.

ClubZ! In-Home Tutoring
Bill Leary
12006 Westmere
Houston, TX 77077
(281) 558-2582; (281) 493-5840 (fax)
Email: bleary | at | clubztutoring.com
Web: http://clubztutoring.com
ClubZ provides one-on-one, in your home tutoring for all subjects per-K thru Adult as well as an exclusive organizational/study skills program.

Collaborative Advocacy of South Texas (C.A.S.T)
Nick Amaro
3327 Brook Tree Court
San Antonio, TX 78261
(210) 467-2585
Email: nickamaro | at | castadvocacy.com
Web: http://www.castadvocacy.com
I provide services as a special education advocate and educational consultant. I attend ARD/school meetings and collaborate with school and family.

College Living Experience
11801 Stonehollow Drive, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78758
(800) 486-5058
Email: admissions | at | experiencecle.com
Web: http://www.experiencecle.com
College Living Experience is a post-secondary program that provides intensive assistance with academic, independent living and social skills to college students with special needs as they transition to become independent responsible adults.

Community Care Solutions
Sandy Harris
1604 Vida Court
Dallas, TX 75253
(972) 286-3665; (972) 286-2289 (fax)
Email: communitycaresolutions | at | netzero.com
An HCS provider providing services to individual's with MHMR,to improve independent living skills, to live in community, and to interact with family and friends.

Community Parent Resource Center
(Providing training primarily in Hidalgo County and Willacy County with outreach to Starr and Cameron Counties.)
Parents Supporting Parents Network
614 N. Texas Blvd., Suite C
Weslaco, TX 78596
(888) 857-8668; (956) 447-8408
Email: weslaco | at | gte.net

Compass Academy
Sheila Slatter
1409 14th Street
Plano, TX 750074
(469) 855-3558
Email: sheila | at | compass-academy.com
Teaches social skills, children 4 and up. Summer and term classes,2/3/5 day options. Low ratios. Focus is on peer interactions.

Comprehensive Therapy Services
Pamela Rigopoulos
2201 North Central Expwy. #110
Richardson, TX 75080
(214) 265-1819
Email: info | at | comptherapy.com
Web: http://www.comptherapy.com
Provide Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy for the pediatric population. Medicaid and some other insurance accepted.

Connect 2 Counseling
Sally James, LPC
719 Sawdust Road, Suite 110
The Woodlands, TX 77380
(281) 536-9223
Email: info | at | connect2counseling.com
Web: http://www.connect2counseling.com
Play Therapy for children ages 3-12; Counseling Services for Teens and Young Adults Parenting Support and Coaching LPC Intern Supervisor.

Consulting 4 the Spectrum, LLC.
Nikki Moses, M.Ed, BCBA
5850 Town and Country Blvd., Ste. 501
Frisco, TX 75034
(214) 872-4922; (972) 346-8036 (fax)
Email: nmoses | at | 4thespectrum.com
Web: http://www.4thespectrum.com
We provide ABA in-home consultation, treatment, assessments, training and ARD/IEP support for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Cooking Capers
Tracy Mulligan
801 S. Greenville, Suite 103
Allen, TX 75002
(972) 822-1659; (972) 767-3902 (fax)
Email: tracy | at | wideright.net
Web: http://www.cookingcapers.com
Cooking Capers offers cooking parties specifically tailored to special needs children.

Cornerstone Assessment and Guidance Center, LP
Beth Lusby, PhD
1213 Hall Johnson Rd., Ste. 200
Colleyville, TX 76034
(817) 428-9810; (817) 428-9885 (fax)
Email: drbeth | at | cagclp.com
Web: http://cagclp.com
Dr. Lusby is a psychologist, licensed in Texas since 1998. She provides assessment and treatment for children and adolescents. Services provided are evidence based and adapted to individual needs.

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

Counseling & Neurofeedback Services
Michele V. Ward, MS, LPC
21830 Kingsland Blvd., Suite 106
Katy, TX 77450
(281) 398-1540; (281) 456-3688; (281) 398-1057 (fax)
Email: michele.ward | at | swbell.net
Counseling and alternative treatments for ADHD/ADD, anxiety, depression, autism and other learning disabilities. Treating children, adolescents and adults with a high degree of success.

Jennifer Crawford, M.Ed, BCABA
32419 Sunrise
Magnolia, TX
(281) 252-9637
Email: j_crawfordtx | at | yahoo.com
Autism Educator: Designs educational and behavioral programs for children on the Autism Spectrum, using ABA principles. Provides workshops to private business& school districts.

Creative Tutors
Susan Allen
1408 Palo Verde
Denton, TX 76210
(940) 395-1962; (940) 323-8039
Email: susana | at | creativetutors.com
Web: http://www.creativetutors.com
Creative Tutors provides in-home, one-on-one, customized tutoring using certified educators.

Creative Tutors 4 Kids Plano
Jan Coltrain-Sapp
5820 Lennox Hill Drive
Plano, TX 75093
(972) 378-5700
Email: jancs | at | creativetutors4kids.com
Web: www.creativetutors4kids.com
Creative Tutors specializes in the provision of in-home, one-on-one tutoring/academic coaching to children with learning differences and special needs, PreK- 12th.

Creative Tutors Allen/Lovejoy
Cherrie Kilby
8100 Kings Ridge Road
Frisco, TX 75035
(214) 293-1099
Email: Cherriek | at | creativetutors.com
Web:
http://creativetutors.com
Creative Tutors provides in-home, personalized instruction based on each child's unique requirements and personality.

Creative Tutors of Cy-Fair
Johnny Ogletree, III
10419 Sanibel Falls Ct.
Houston, TX 77095
(281) 758-8867; (281) 75 TUTOR; (281) 758-8867 (fax)
Email: JohnnyO | at | CreativeTutors.com
Web:
http://www.creativetutors.com/southtexas
Our approach is not centered on a set curriculum or standard classroom facility. Our focus is offering expert, one-on-one assistance tailored to the specific needs of your child.

CSHCN Planning & Policy Development
TX Department of Health
1100 West 49th Street
Austin, TX 78756-3179
(512) 458-7355

Dallas Fort Worth Center for Autism
Patty Schuster or Rebecca, BCBA
1024 West Rosemeade
Carrollton, Tx 75007
(214) 731-0410; (214) 680-4328; (972) 395-0089 (fax)
Email: patty_schuster | at | hopeww.org
Web: tx.hopeworldwide.org
The DFWCFA provides early childhood intervention as well as school aged-social skills training for children with autism. The Early Childhood Program includes typical developing peers with children with autism in a full inclusion preschool classroom.

Dallas Occupational Therapy Services for Kids-PLLC
Amy Saba Ornelas
4530 Beltway Drive
Addison, TX 75001-3707
(214) 505-2963; (214) 987-0475 (fax)
Email: info | at | dotsforkids.com
Web: http://www.dotsforkids.com
Clinic based Pediatric Occupational Therapy provider. Please visit our website for detailed information.

Dallas Services Inc.
Edna Morse
4242 Office Pky
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 828-9900
Email: Lynne | at | dallasservices.org
Web: http://www.dallasservices.org
A local non-profit organization dedicated to enabling individuals with disabilities and other special needs to achieve their potential by fostering community inclusiveness and independence.

Dallas Therapy
Melissa Halpern
4629 Oak Shores Dr.
Plano, TX 75024
(469) 569-9120
Email: halpernmelissa | at | aol.com
Pediatric in home speech therapy services. Specializing in language and learning delays/disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Central Auditory Processing Disorders, Articulation and Phonological Processing difficulty.

The Dan Center for Autism Wellness and Recovery
2010 Bissonnet
Houston, TX 77005
(713) 5AUTISM; (281) 704-8065; (281) 623-6812 (fax)
Email: info | at | thedancenterforautism.com
Web: http://www.thedancenterforautism.com
Autism Camp - a totally hands-on multi-sensory camp: Tomatis, Berard Auditory Integration Training, Handwriting Without Tears, Interactive Metronome, Fast-for-Word, Lindamood Bell, PECS.

Beverly Davidek, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1114 S.W. Military Dr., Suite 102
San Antonio, TX 78221
(210) 922-1689; (210) 922-0808; (210) 922-0813 (fax)
Email: bdavidek | at | davideklaw.com
Former teacher and veteran school attorney specializing in the representation of parents and students with special needs.

Samantha Davis, Advocate
P.O. Box 221
Porter, TX 77365
(936) 524-4713
Email: samanthadavis | at | davis-advocates.com
Web: http://www.davis-advocates.com
Special Education Advocate in the greater Montgomery County, Texas area. Specialize in ED, BIPs, and ADHD.

Barbara Day Consulting
624 Timbercrest Circle
Highland Village, TX 75077
(214) 222-5299
Email: jacquepott | at | msn.com
Former Special Education Director will serve as a parent advocate and consultant for parents of students with disabilities.

Dedicated Home Services, Inc.
10039 Bissonett, Ste. 210
Houston, TX 77036
(713) 779-3015; (713) 779-3032 (fax)
Home Health Services to individuals with disabilities. Durable Medical Supplies/Equipment and Medical Case Management.

Desert Springs
3300 S. FM 1788
Midland, TX 79706
(800) 527-4901; (915) 563-1200; (915) 563-8752 (fax)
Facility treating adolescents with Chemical Dependency, Co-Occurring and Psychiatric illnesses in a residential treatment environments.

DFW Center for Autism
Rebecca Sawyer
303 W Nash St
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 424-9797; (817) 424-9792
Email: info | at | dfwcenterforautism.com
Web: http://www.dfwcenterforautism.org
Inclusion ABA preschool; staff training (both on & off site); community education; research; awareness events.

Diagnostic Learning Services
Laurie Gaines
2301 Ohio Drive, Ste 135
Plano, TX 75093
(469) 222-6712
Email: laurie | at | diagnostic-learning.com
Web: http://www.diagnostic-learning.com
Comprehensive evaluations to diagnose specific learning disabilities including dyslexia.

Susan Dickens
Discovery Learning Center
315 Crossland Cove
Leander, TX 78641
(Austin, TX area)
(512) 259-5474; (512) 922-4740

Division of Special Education Due Process Hearing Decisions/Hearing Officers
http://www.tea.state.tx.us/special.ed/hearings/

Dore Achievement Centers
Ronda Isaacs
4851 Merlot Ave., Suite 530
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 526-1337; (866) 784-4377; (817) 416-0158 (fax)
Email: Ronda.Isaacs | at | doreusa.com
Web: http://www.doreusa.com
A clinically proven, drug-free treatment for children and adults focused on the root cause. Specialized, tailored exercises can enable you to maximize your potential.

Down Syndrome Association
4702 West Avenue, Suite 6
San Antonio, TX 78213
(210) 349-4372
Email: downsynassc | at | aol.com
Web: www.dsasa.org

Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas (DSACT)
Stefanie Martinez
3710 Cedar Street, Box 3
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 323-0808
Email: info | at | dsact.com
Web: http://www.dsact.com
The mission of DSACT is to provide education, support, and resources to individuals with Down syndrome, their families, professionals, and the community while building public awareness and acceptance of the abilities of individuals with Down syndrome.

Down Syndrome Association of Houston
7015 W. Tidwell, Suite 108, Bldg. G
Houston, TX 77092
(713) 682-7237; (713) 382-4134 (fax)
Email: dsahouston | at | att.net
Web: http://www.dsah.net
The Down Syndrome Association of Houston provides support, information and education to those in the Houston area. Monthly meetings in English and Spanish.

Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas
Becky Slakman
701 N. Central Expressway, Building 5-I
Richardson, TX 75080
(214) 267-1374
Email: dallasdsg | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.downsyndromedallas.org
The DSG provides resources and support for people with Down syndrome, their families, and the community.

Down Syndrome Partnership of Tarrant County (DSPTC)
Theresa Moffitt
5508 Chaperito Trail
Arlington, TX 76016
(817) 421-1812; (817) 421-1812
Email: treace | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.dsptc.org
Down syndrome family support group

Down Syndrome Support Group of Bryan-College Station
Christy Knight
P.O. Box 6115
Bryan, TX 77805
(979) 778-7010; (979) 218-2892
Email: downsyndromeofbcs | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://downsyndromeofbcs.com
Our goal is to provide information and support to anyone interested in Down syndrome.

Martha Kate Downey
Steps to Support for All
505 Anthony Dr.
Euless, TX 76039
(817) 283-4114
Email: mk.downey | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.mkdowney.com/ef.html
Association of individuals working together in a positive and inclusive way to improve services and funding of programs which serve those with disabilities in Texas.

Dream a Dream Therapeutic Horsemanship
23650 Round Mountain Circle
Leander, TX 78641
(512) 260-5957
Email: info | at | dadth.org
Web: http://www.dadth.org
Dream a Dream is a 501c3 non profit organization dedicated to assisting riders with disabilities in reaching their full potential through interacting with horses. We also provide hippotherapy sessions in addition to therapeutic riding.

Elizabeth S. Dybell, Ph.D., P.C.
1770 St James Place, Suite 405
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 218-7004
Licensed psychologist providing assessments (all ages) for ADHD, LD, behavioral and adaptive development concerns, and school placement options. Author of "Myths of the Super Parent."

Dyslexia Breakthrough Correction Center
Donna Northcutt
320 Decker Dr. suite 100
Irving (Las Colinas), TX 75062
(214) 315-3698
Email: donnanorthcutt | at | verizon.net
Web: http://www.dyslexiabreakthroughcenter.com
Certified and Licensed Davis® Dyslexia Correction Facilitator providing one on one programs, specializing in learning difficulties, Dyslexia, ADD, and ADHD.

Dyslexia Resources Center
2203 Doral Drive
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 327-5855
Email: info | at | dyslexiarc.com
Web: http://www.dyslexiarc.com
A nonprofit organization providing evaluations for learning disabilities specifically dyslexia, consultations for families, tutoring services for dyslexics, and professional development for educators.

Dyslexia Solutions
Jodie Harber
1605 Colton Way
Cedar Park, TX 78613
(512) 928-9247
Email: jodieh | at | austin.rr.com
Providing Davis(R)Dyslexia Correction Programs, one on one week long facitation with client and parent support training at week's end.

Dyslexia Testing and Tutoring
Susan Cuculic
2950 North Loop West, Suite 500
Houston, TX 77092
(713) 806-8426; (713) 586-8818
Email: s.cuculic | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://dyslexiasolutions.us
Certified Dyslexia Testing Specialist; Dyslexia Specialist - Tutoring, Teacher Training, and Speaker Certified Special Education Teacher Certified Irlen Screener.

Dyslexia Therapy for Kids
Child Brite
908 Sandalwood Ave.
Richardson, TX 75080
(972) 437-3803
Email: alice | at | stripesyoga.com
Call or email to enroll in academic tutoring for dyslexic children with instructor Alice Redding, a Licensed Dyslexia Therapisst and CALT.

Early Childhood Intervention
4900 N. Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX 78751-2399
(512) 424-6754; (800) 250-2246 (Information & Referral)
Web: http://www.dars.state.tx.us/ecis/index.shtml

Easter Seals North Texas
Jami Hunt
1424 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104-4703
(817) 332-7171; (888) 617-7171
Email: jhemmer | at | ntx.easterseals.com
Web: http://www.ntx.easterseals.com
Easter Seals North Texas' mission is to create opportunities that advance the independence of individuals with disabilities and other special needs.

Education Resource Center on Deafness (ECROD)
Statewide Information at Texas School for the Deaf
1102 South Congress Avenue, P.O. Box 3538
Austin, TX 78764
(512) 462-5329 (V/TTY)
Email: ercod | at | tsd.state.tx.us
Web: http://www.tsd.state.tx.us/

Education Service Center, Region VI
3332 Montgomery Road
Huntsville TX 77340
(936) 435-8248
Web: http://www.esc6.net
Resource and referral information for parents. Serving over 60 school districts in 15 counties with technical assistance and training.

Educational Advocate & Consultant
Robin Rettie
12911 Lake Forest Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
(713) 560-7923
Email: francisret | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.educationaladvocate.net
Negotiating an appropriate educational plan for your child - review, research, recommend, plan, mediate, consult, communicate - taking the necessary steps to ensure your child's educational oppourtunities.

Educational Rescue Online
Johnny Thomas
3068 Misty Ridge Lane
Rockwall, TX 75032
(469) 879-0014; (469) 293-4697
Email: johnny | at | educationalrescueonline.com
Web: http://educationalrescueonline.com
Educational Rescue is fee based business designed to provide information, record reviews, assessment and advocacy for students in regular and special education for grades Kd-12.

The Enhancement Institute
1900 St. James Place, Suite 800
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 961-5243; (713) 552-0752 (fax)
Email: nancy | at | enhancementinstitute.com
Web: http://www.enhancementinstitute.com
The Enhancement Institute, directed by Dr. Nancy White is a psychological and neurobehavioral clinic working with children and adults. The Institute has provided effective non-drug treatments for over 16 years.

Epic MedStaff
Nathan Capehart
14515 Briarhills Pkwy #208
Houston, TX 77077
(713) 575-2000; (713) 575-2020 (fax)
Email: ncapehart | at | epicmedstaff.com
Web: http://www.epicmedstaff.com/
Epic is the #1 provider of at home nursing care for special needs individuals in Texas, and is now providing at home therapy services. We pride ourselves in being a resource in the community, both for our current patients, as well as for any other family with a special needs family member.

Epilepsy Foundation, Central & South Texas
10615 Perrin Beitel, Suite 602
San Antonio, TX 78217
(210) 653-5353; (888) 606-5353
Email: sindi | at | efcst.org
Web: http://www.efcst.org/

Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast & Northern Texas
2650 Fountain View, Suite 316
Houston, TX 77057
(713) 789-6295; (888) 548-9716 (in TX)
Email: dstahlhut | at | efset.org
Web: http://www.efset.org/

Equibloom
Meshelle Rives
12151 N IH 35 #1315
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 491-6503
Email: mrives29607 | at | yahoo.com
Web: www.equibloom.com
Safe Therapeutic Riding

A Fair Chance - Tutoring for Autistic Children
Cindy Barch
119 Cresant Bay
League City, TX 77058
(832) 632-7030
Email: stayyoungandhealthy | at | comcast.net
Individualized, private tutoring for the child with "Autism Spectrum Disorders", with an emphasis on building self esteem and self worth.

David L. Falkstein, Ph.D., L.S.S.P.
302 E. Brockett St.
Sherman, TX 75090
or
125 W. Main St., Suite 100
Allen, TX 75013
(214) 727-0250; (214) 383-2705 (fax)
Email: DFalksteinphdllc | at | aol.com
Web: http://dfalksteinphdllc.webs.com
Licensed Psychologist and Specialist in School Psychology. Provide educational consultation and extensive psychological, educational, and developmental evaluations. Expertise in ADHD, Bipolar, Autism/Pervasive Developmental Disorders.

Families for Effective Autism Treatment of Austin
Angela Day
15304 Whistling Straits Drive
Austin, TX 78717
(512) 656-6364
Email: aday | at | feat-austin.org
Web: http://www.feat-austin.org
Nonprofit organization of parents, caregivers and professionals dedicated to providing Education, Advocacy and Support to families of children with autism and other developmental disabilities.

Family to Family Network
Eve Cugini
13150 FM 529, Suite 106
Houston, TX 77041
(713) 466-6304; (713) 466-6319 (fax)
Email: f2fnetwork | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: www.familytofamilynetwork.org
Information and Referral, Education on how to navigate the complex systems we live in and support through educational workshops; a Resource center filled with materials, books and more, staff ad parent volunteers to answer questions and give support to families and more.

Family Literacy Network / Texas Reading Institute
Eldo Bergman MD
11271 Richmond Avenue Ste 101
Houston, TX 77082
(281) 293-7904; (281) 293-7440; (281) 293-8052 (fax)
Email: familyliteracy | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.FamilyLiteracy.net
Evaluation for difficulty with reading accuracy, fluency, comprehension, or spelling. Reading therapy for students. Parent training for home therapy. Teacher training.

Family Support Network
Amy Sharp, PhD
Harrington 704F MS 4225
College Station, TX 77843
(979) 845-4612; (979) 862-1256 (fax)
Email: sharp | at | tamu.edu
Web: http://fsn.tamu.edu
The Family Support Network goal is to be a resource for families who have children with disabilities to obtain the information, support, and skills needed to make informed decisions.

Matthew L. Finch, Esq.
Attorney at Law
123 South Flores
San Antonio, TX 78204
(210) 223-1123; (210) 223-7455 (fax)
Email: Finchlaw | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.mfinchlaw.com
I represent parents and students in litigation against school districts and assist families in resolving disputes against schools through mediation and due process hearings

First Steps Pediatric Therapy Specialists
Beverly Lewis
1231 Greenway Dr., #100
Irving, TX 75038
(972) 871-1800; (972) 871-1802 (fax)
Email: blewis | at | firststepsped.com
Web: http://www.firststepsped.com
Pediatric home health agency dedicated to providing caring and family-centered physical, occupational and speech therapy to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid accepted.

Gayle S. Fish, LOT, Private Consultant
115 Robinhood Place
San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 820-0772; (210) 421-9462
Email: rkscon | at | idworld.net
Private parent/child advocate for public education in San Antonio and surrounding area for 8 years. Have trained with local lawyers. Direct services also provided.

Maria Fishel, PhD, LSSP
4534 Westgate Blvd., Suite 230
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 748-6373
Email: DrFishel | at | russianpsychologist.com
Dr. Fishel, a bilingual English-Russian Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, consults on and evaluates emotions, behavior, and learning: ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Autism, Asperger’s, and giftedness.

Jennifer Fitzhugh Advocacy
4014 Angel Trumpet
San Antonio, TX 78259
(210) 497-8685; (210) 415-6098
Email: jenniferlayne | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.jenniferfitzhughadvocacy.com
I am a certified advocate providing assistance to parents of children with special needs with the ARD/IEP process in public schools.

The Flint Academy
Dr. Paula Flint
2111 Roosevelt Drive
Arlington, TX 76013
(817) 277-0620; (817) 451-0606
Email: paulaflint | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.FlintAcademy.com
Inclusive-model school for students PK-3 -12th grades, with or without disabilities. Accepting students who are advanced, typically developing, and/or have special education needs.

F.O.C.U.S. Initiative
Jacquelyn Tomlinson
12919 Southwest Freeway, Suite 190
Stafford, TX 77477
(281) 240-0663
Email: asdinfo | at | asdfocus.com
Web: http://www.asdfocus.com
Providing services to those with Autism spectrum disorders: Social understanding and life preparation classes; School consultations; Family consultations; Special Education Advocacy and IEP planning; IEEs.

Focus Special Education
Brenda M Batts
3405 Custer Rd. Suite 100
Plano, TX 75023
(972) 599-1400
Email: focussped | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.focussped.com
Focus on the Future Training Center is a Pre-K to Grade 12 Plano, Texas-based Private School for children with autism and other mental disabilities.

Myron H. Friedman, Ph. D. & Associates
4545 Post Oak Place, Suite 208
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 621-3777; (713) 621-3618 (fax)
Email: Drmyron | at | aol.com
Psychological evaluation and treatment forchildren and adults with attention deficit and related learning disorders.

Friday NITE Friends
Judith Jolly, RN, BSN
Custer Road United Methodist Church
6601 Custer Rd.
Plano, TX 75023
(972) 618-3450 Ext. 247
Email: fridaynitefriends | at | crumc.org
Web: http://www.fridaynitefriends.org
The program’s mission is to provide medically supervised childcare to the parents of these special children. Parents entrust their children to our care on Friday evenings from 6-10 p.m. so they may have a ‘respite’ from the almost continuous job of taking care of their child.

Jennifer B. Ganz, Ph.D. , BCBA, Autism Consultant
4225 TAMU
Texas A&M University
Dept of Ed Psych
College Station, TX 77843
(979) 862-2823
Email: jeniganz | at | tamu.edu
Web: http://directory.cehd.tamu.edu/view.epl?nid=jeniganz
Dr. Ganz provides consultation/training on educational strategies (communication, social skills, behavior) and assessments (educational planning).

Dr. Michelle Garcia-Thomas PSY.,D
PO Box 8915
The Woodlands, TX 77387
(713) 397-3104; (832) 415-2627 (fax)
Email: magthomas | at | yahoo.com
Clinical Psychologist working with behavioral and mental health needs. Broad spectrum of diagnosis for several years.

Glorious Educational Consulting and Advocacy
Phyllis Nairn
P. O. Box 10207
Killeen, TX 76547-0207
(512) 547-1775
Email: gloriouseducational | at | hot.rr.com
Special Needs Advocate for our S.T.A.R.S. (Special Treasures Always Ready for Success). Attend ARDs, meetings, conduct parent training, provide tutoring, consulting, and empowering all stakeholders.

GoToFocus Centers
Rodger Bailey
7405 Lola Drive
North Richland Hills, TX 76180
(817) 706-2562
Email: rodger.bailey | at | gotofocus.com
Web: http://www.gotofocus.com
Consulting is Developmental Disability and Developmental Delay. We help you find what is blocking your child's development, and you put the developmental process back on track.

Grassroots Consortium
6202 Belmark
Houston, TX 77087
(713) 643-9576
Email: SpecKids | at | aol.com

Greater Lewisville Special Education PTSA
Victoria Martinez
1800 Timbercreek Road Box D5
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(972) 355-7413; (469) 293-6343
Email: victoria.martinez | at | sspcorp.com
Web: http://www.lisdseptsa.txpta.org
Serving parents, teachers and others who have an interest in Special Education in the Lewisville ISD area. We offer educational programs, parent mentoring, group meetings, a local Service Provider Directory, playgroups and friendship groups, an Activities & Resources Fair each year in May, and also an online email list on BigTent.

Sarah Griesemer, Ph.D.
4534 Westgate Blvd
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 553-1563
Email: drsarahg | at | gmail.com
Web: http://drsarahg.com
Providing Austin, TX therapy and assessment services for all ages.

Glynda Gros, M.Ed.
1302 Forest Home Drive
Houston, TX 77077
(281) 493-9539
Individual Tutorial Services for students with Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia & Down Syndrome Reading Strategies and Reading Support, References furnished upon request.

The Handwriting Clinic
Jan McCleskey
1506 Capital Ave, Ste 150
Plano, TX 75074
(972) 633-1974
Email: office | at | TheHandwritingClinic.com
Web: http://TheHandwritingClinic.com
occupational therapy clinic specializing in group classes and private therapy for fine motor and handwriting skills.

HAPVI - Houston Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments
Alison Rickerl
13827 Brooklet View Court
Houston, TX 77059
(281) 286-9820
Email: arickerl | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.napvi.org
HAPVI is a parent support group in the greater Houston area for families of children with visual impairments and professionals who work with them. HAPVI provides social and educational programs on a monthly basis, parent-to-parent matching, and a newsletter.

* Hear Me Foundation
Tamala Irish, Founder and Executive Director
P.O. Box 42328
Houston, Texas 77242
(281) 341-5716 (fax)
Web: www.hearmefoundation.org

Heart of Sailing - Houston
Dave McCabe
1714 Festival Dr.
Houston, TX 77062
(281) 488-1780; (281) 507-1867; (866) 609-0807 (fax)
Email: davemccabe | at | heartofsailing.org
Web: http://www.heartofsailing.org
Free Daysail program for cognitively impaired and special needs children as a form of recreational therapy. Child must be accompanied by parent or caregiver.

Heart of Texas ADDA and PRN PATH Project
Stephania L. Williams
1808 Prather Dr
Killeen, TX 76541
(254) 628-7977; (254) 628-7885 (fax)
Email: stephaniawilliams | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.freewebs.com/heartoftexas/
Advocate, train, support and provide resources to parents/professionals on the rights of children with disabilities under IDEA, 504, ADA, and federal, and state laws.

Susan Feller Heiligenthal, Esq.
Attorney at Law
6805 Cypress Point North
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 306-1576; (512) 585-1576; (512) 233-5270 (fax)
Email: studentslawyer | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.studentslawyer.net
Legal representation for parents of special needs students in ARD meetings, special education hearings, or state or federal court actions regarding rights under IDEA or 504.

HopeLight Media
Dawn Grosvenor
2300 West McDermott, Suite 200
Plano, TX 75025
(888) 503-7553
Email: hopelight.media | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.hopelightmedia.com
We provide a customized monthly special needs activity magazine all special needs children, customized with their name on the cover! Our toys, software and activities are all selected to inspire confidence for special needs children that are unique, special and worth the extra mile.

Helping Restore Ability
Stephanie Melchert-Smith
1635 West Division Street, Suite A
Arlington, TX 76012
(817) 469-1977; (817) 461-2334 (fax)
Email: ssmith | at | hratexas.org
Web: http://www.helpingrestoreability.org
Helping Restore Ability is a licensed, nonprofit agency whose mission is, “to promote independence and enrich the lives of those we serve”.

Higher Accountability Training Services
Deborah Vyborny
19455 FM 986, #123
Poetry, TX 75160
(800) 949-3083
Email: dvyborny | at | higheraccountability.org
Web: http://www.higheraccountability.org
On-line consults! IEP meeting preparation; File reviews including FIE's; Case management; Goal & Objective Development; Teacher Recommendation Reports; All on-line! Phone consults available.

Hill Country Dyslexia Services
Ilene Fields
955 Hallmark
Canyon Lake, TX 78133
(830) 214-1651
Email: ilenefields | at | gmail.com
We offer affordable, comprehensive educational evaluations of dyslexia age 6 through adult.

Ernie Hill, Esq.
Attorney at Law
3702 Gardendale, Suite 100
Houston, TX 77092
(832) 814-7463
Email: info | at | JuvenileDefender.net
Web: http://www.JuvenileDefender.net
Criminal, Juvenile Justice and Special Education.

Suzanne N. Hill, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 1945
Waco, TX 76703
(254) 733-2873
Email: hill | at | yourspecialneedsattorney.com
Web: http://www.yourspecialneedsattorney.com
Assisting families who have loved ones with special needs, by providing legal services including special needs planning, Medicaid planning, guardianship and estate planning.

HOPE Animal Assisted Learning and Counseling
Tara Malphrus
5513 Smiley Road
Celina, TX 75009
(214) 236-3795
Email: info | at | horsecounseling.com
Web: http://horsecounseling.com
We provide animal assisted learning to those on the Autism Specturm and their family.

Hope Center for Autism Fort Worth
Susan Wod
2751 Grenn Oaks Rd.
Fort Worth, TX 76116
(817) 560-1139; (817) 560-7039 (fax)
Email: susan4autism | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.hopecenter4autism.org
Non profit, BCBA supervised ABA programs, one on one, group, social groups, parent support, parent training.

Horizon Therapy Center
Tanya Radoff
4617 Montrose Blvd, Suite C227
Houston, TX 77006
(832) 330-0110
Email: speech | at | horizon-therapy.com
Web: http://www.horizon-therapy.com
Provides therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADD/ADHD, learning disabilities, and communication disorders.

Houston Area Council, Special Needs Scouting
Lillian Szabo
2225 North Loop West
Houston, TX 77008
(713) 756-3349; (713) 865-9149 (fax)
Email: Lillian.szabo | at | shac.org
Web: http://samhoustonbsa.org/
Providing a scouting experience to youth with disabilities in partnership with special education classrooms and youth serving agencies.

Houston Children's Dental Center
Brian Walker
7007 N. Freeway, Suite 400
Houston, TX 77076
(713) 481-9500; (713) 481-9534 (fax)
Email: brian.walker | at | houstonchildrens.com
Web: http://www.houstonchildrens.com
We are the first dental facility in Houston specifically designed and developed to provide dental care to children and adults with special health care needs.

Houston Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Barbara Sewell, Executive Dir.
18203 Carriage Lane
Nassau Bay, TX 77058
(281) 335-5600; (281) 335-5600 (fax)
Email: bse2272 | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://FFAMH.org
Parent to Parent direct support, Peer to peer support for Caregivers of children/adolescents with mental disorders. Skill building, parent or child. Educating caregivers/families. Navigating the "systems". Education and Advocacy.

Houston ISD Council of PTAs
Carolyn Miller, President
Hattie Mae White Educational Support Center
4400 W. 18th St.
Houston, TX 77092-8501
(713) 562-4929; (832) 892-0250; (713) 981-1445 (fax)
Email: parrapromotions | at | gardener.com
This 501(c)3 charity advocates on behalf of children in Houston ISD so that they may have a safe environment, in both the home, school, and community.

IASIS Academy
Michelle Henderson, Director
112 East Hundley Drive
Lake Dallas, TX 75065
(940) 498-2152
Email: info | at | iasisacademy.com
Web: http://www.iasisacademy.com
Is a new innovative and creative school which will serve children in grades 1-6. Our goal it to provide an education for students who have been identified under the Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, or LD.

IASIS Learning Center
Michelle Henderson, M. Ed
1301 W. FM 407, Suite 104
Lewisville, TX 75077
(214) 395-3045
Email: michelle | at | iasislearningcenter.com
Web: http://www.iasislearningcenter.com
IASIS is a non-profit organization that offers a creative social skill program by using instruction, drama & technology.

I.C.B.I. (In Child's Best Interest)
Debra Liva
123 S. Flores
San Antonio, TX 78204
(210) 834-3807; (210) 223-7455
Email: dlladvocate | at | aol.com
Advocating for parents since 1997 on behalf of special needs children through consulation, ARD's meetings, mediation, due process and discipline hearings. I currently settle approx. 98% of all cases filed for due process with favorable results for the child.

Including Kids, Inc.
Jennifer Dantzler, BCBA
5350 FM 1960 East
Humble, TX 77346
(281) 852-0501; (281) 852-0502 (fax)
Email: includingkids | at | earthlink.net
Web: http://www.includingkids.org
IN KIDS is a 501(c)3 private program providing educational and therapeutic instruction using principles of Applied Behavior Analysis for children with autism and related disorders.

International Dyslexia Association Texas Branches
Web: http://www.interdys.org/jsp/branch/texas.jsp

International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association
Kristy Colvin
PO Box 1052
Franklin, TX 77856
(979) 828-4177; (775) 295-9373 (fax)
Email: president | at | imdsa.org
Web: http://www.imdsa.org
IMDSA provides support, information, and research to those touched by mosaic Down syndrome through a variety of online services, mailings and biennial conference.

Karen Key Johnson, Esq.
Attorney at Law
6106-A Bullard Drive
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 453-1213
Email: karenkeyjohnson | at | yahoo.com
Over ten years of experience in ARD and special education due process hearings litigation.

Journey Learning Center
Mary Villarreal
2100 West Northwest Highway Suite 202
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 416-9797; (817) 416-9714 (fax)
Email: info | at | journeylearning.org
Web: http://www.journeylearning.org
Journey Learning Center is a non-profit early learning center for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Strategies employed include RDI, ABA, Speech and Occupational Therapy.

Journey Pediatric Rehabilitation
Mary Villarreal OTR
2100 West Northwest Highway, Suite 202
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 416-9797; (817) 416-9714 (fax)
Email: si4kids | at | yahoo.com
Occupational Therapy services for children birth-18. Specializations in sensory integration, NDT, vision therapy,Relationship Development Intervention (RDI), Interactive Metronome, Play Attention and handwriting.

Kahn Educational Group, LLC
Lindy Kahn, M.A., CEP
6717 Vanderbilt
Houston, TX 77005
(713) 668-2609; (713) 668-4551 (fax)
Email: lkahn | at | educationalconsulting.com
Web: http://www.educationalconsulting.com
Educational consulting and placement, pre-school through graduate school. Day, boarding, college guidance, wilderness, therapeutic boarding, residential treatment, LD/ADHD schools, neurological issues, eating disorders, psychiatric illnesses.

Robert Kalish, Esq.
Attorney at Law
25907 Oak Ridge Dr.
The Woodlands, TX 77380
(281) 363-3700; (281) 367-7340 (fax)
Email: bob | at | kalishlawtexas.com
Web: http://www.kalishlawtexas.com
Provides services in the areas of family law, including adoption, child support, modification, and also in the areas of wills and trusts. Prior to becoming an attorney, Bob Kalish earned a Masters Degree in Psychology and was the director of a program for disabled children.

Kids Solutions
Donna Mullinnix
2010 Sybil Lane, Suite #150
Tyler, TX 75703
(903) 258-0991; (903) 882-0009 (fax)
Email: donnamullinnix | at | yahoo.com
Special Education for 28 years, former PPCD/Life Skills/Autism Consultant. Advocate/Consultant for students and parents concerning the ARD/IEP process.

Michael Kinser, LMFT-A
1901 East Palm valley Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78664
(512) 289-7814
Email: michael.kinser | at | yahoo.com
State-Wide. ARD/IEP Meetings Disciplinary, Placement, Evaluations, Eligibility, Bullying, Harrasment, Due Process Hearings, Local/State/Federal Complaints. Individual-Family Therapy.

Ann Lawler, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1009 Henderson St.
Fort Worth, TX 76108
(817) 478-5297
Email: attorneyan | at | yahoo.com
Legal services for people with disabilities. I have served as a hearing officer for the Texas Rehabilitation Commission, making rulings under Federal and State disability law. My legal practice includes children and adults with special needs. I'm also certified as a Special Education Teacher in Texas.

LBBC Services
Monica Labrie
6434 N Shore Bend
Richmond, TX 77469
(281) 617-8407; (832) 201-7234 (fax)
Email: info | at | lbbcservices.com
Web: http://www.lbbcservices.com
*services based upon the principles of applied behavior analysis *including behavior reduction programs for inappropriate behaviors *ABA in-home program setup and supervision.

LDadvocates.com - Since 1994
Jimmy Kilpatrick
Houston, Texas and surrounding areas
(832) 814-7463
Email: JimmyKilpatrick | at | EducationNews.org
Web: http://www.ldadvocates.com
Fee-based consulting/advocacy services to parents whose public school isn't appropriately addressing the needs of their special or regular ed student.

The Learning Center of North Texas
Bronwyn Rew
Mallick Tower
101 Summit Ave., Suite 612
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 336-0808; (817) 338-4752 (fax)
Email: b.rew | at | tlcnt.org
Web: http://www.tlcnt.org
The Learning Center of North Texas provides comprehensive diagnostic educational evaluations for ages 4-adult, Schools Attuned professional development for educators, and resources and assistance for families.

Learning Disabilities Association of Texas
PO Box 831392
Richardson, TX 75083-1392
(210) 860-1300
Email: contact | at | ldat.org
Web: http://www.ldat.org
LDAT is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to advancing the education and general welfare of persons with learning disabilities. LDAT provides assistance via email and through the web site.

Learning Enhancement Center
Kristin Broussard
524 W. 4th Street
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 597-7500
Email: Kristin | at | learningtyler.com
Web: http://learningtyler.com
The Learning Enhancement Center specializes in training specific skills that affect the capacity to learn. Areas such as: Visual Processing, Memorization, Listening, Sustaining attention, Auditory Processing, and Reading.

Learning Foundations
2817 Thousand Oaks
San Antonio, TX 78232
(210) 495-2626
Email: info | at | learningfoundations.us
Web: http://www.learningfoundations.us
We evaluate and fix learning problems associated with dyslexia, ADHD, reading, spelling, comprehension, attention and focus, organization, math, speech, and memory through cognitive training.

Learning Legacy, Inc.
8816 Ashcraft Drive
North Richland Hills, TX 76180
(817) 498-6133 (phone/fax)
Email: info | at | learninglegacyinc.com
Web: http://www.learninglegacyinc.com
Professional development for educators, agencies, and families on specialized topics re: special education issues.

LearningRx
Hannah & Joe Oliphant
225 E. Amherst, Suite B
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 534-0700; (903) 534-0709 (fax)
Email: lrxassist | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.learningrx.com
If your child struggles from learning disabilities, or if you're looking for enhancement, LearningRx provides one-on-one cognitive skills training so that learning becomes easier, faster, and more efficient.

LearningRx
Michelle Miller Ramirez
16338 Kensington Drive, Suite 190
Sugar Land, TX 77479
(832) 886-5878; (832) 886-6415; (832) 886-5883 (fax)
Email: mramirez | at | learningrx.net
Web: http://www.learningrx.com
By training the brain-and not teaching or tutoring-we unlock learning success. We help struggling students treat the cause rather than the symptoms.

LeBeau Consulting and Mediation
Linda LaBeau, RN
5312 Benbridge Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76107
(817) 377-8172; (817) 602-5446; (817) 377-8164 (fax)
Email: lindalabeau | at | sbcglobal.net
Special education mediation, IEP/ARD facilitation and consulting for school record review to prepare for ARD meetings for parents with children with special education needs including 503 and 504 IDEA 2004 reauthorization.

LifePoint, Inc.
Nancy Ryals
580 Pleasant Ridge Dr.
Mansfield, TX 76063
(817) 473-7125
Email: nancy | at | lifepointinc.org
Web: http://www.lifepointinc.org
LifePoint offers academic, life skill and pre-vocational programs in a Christian environment for older children and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

LifeSteps Therapy for Kids
Tami Brown
1500 S. Central Expressway
Suite 100
McKinney, TX 75070
(214) 385-4066; (214) 233-0329 (fax)
Email: beverly.lewis | at | lifestepstx.com
Web: http://www.lifestepstx.com
LifeSteps is dedicated to helping children; birth-21 with disabilities take steps towards a brighter future. We provide OT, PT, ST, and Nutrition.

Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes - Dallas
Leslie Brazier
4514 Travis Street, Suite 302
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 358-0688; (214) 358-0670 (fax)
Email: dallas.center | at | lindamoodbell.com
Web: http://www.lindamoodbell.com
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes is an organization dedicated to helping children and adults learn to their potential. Lindamood-Bell’s research-based instruction teaches reading, language comprehension, and math.

The Lindsay Foundation
Helen McMillan
P.O. Box 1073
Huffman, TX 77336
(281) 399-2937; (281) 399-0127; (281) 689-0087 (fax)
Email: helpforachild | at | lindsayfoundation.org
Web: http://www.lindsayfoundation.org
We assist families with resources necessary to provide medical treatment, therapies, and rehabilitative equipment to improve the quality of life for their special-needs children.

The Listening Centre-Tomatis Dallas
Emilia Flores
12810 Hillcrest Rd B-101
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 404-8152; (281) 788-8386; (972) 392-0532 (fax)
Email: tomatisdallas | at | listeningcentre.us
Providing Tomatis Listening training for all ages. Kids diagnosed with PDD, Autism, ADD, Dyslexia, enrichment programs for sports, self esteem, singing and language learning.

Little Giant Steps
C.J. Rezac
3364 Lanarc Dr.
Plano, TX 75023
(972) 758-1260; (308) 289-0486; (972) 325-4119 (fax)
Email: cj | at | littlegiantsteps.com
Web: http://www.littlegiantsteps.com
An educational consulting group who eliminates learning issues utilizing the Neurodevelopmental Approach. Little Giant Steps has provided effective non-drug programs since 1992.

Lolalee E. Livingston
2809 Regal Road, Suite 103
Plano, TX 75075
(972) 758-9123; (972) 964-8906 (fax)
Email: lolalee.livingston | at | letseducate.org
Web: http://www.letseducate.org
Education/Child Consultant/Advocate bringing 28 years experience to providing Advocacy Consultation/Representation in ARD's. Our goal is to educate parents while assisting them in advocating for their child's educational needs.

LoneStar Solutions
Dana Daniel MS, LSSP, BCBA
1981 Stadium Oaks Ct.
Arlington, TX 76011
(817) 522-5061; (817) 522-5022
Email: danadaniel | at | rvbh.com
Web: http://www.lonestarsolutions.org
Clinic and home-based ABA/VB services throughout the DFW area. See our website for more information.

Loving Kids Advocacy Activism Suport Group
Rhonda Loving
P.O. BOX 201822
Austin, TX 78720-1822
(512) 791-9760
Email: lkaasg | at | gmail.com
Educational Consultant/advocate who serves the child's best interests. We will be starting a support group for parents in the near future.

Meadowview School
Cathy King
2419 Franklin Drive
Mesquite, TX 75150
(972) 289-1831; (972) 289-8730 (fax)
Email: mvschool | at | tx.twcbc.com
Web: http://www.meadowviewschool.com
Small, nonprofit private school for kindergarten - 8th grade students with learning differences. After school and summer tutoring program, including TAKS. Diagnostic evaluations.

Medco Medical Supply
Gloria Roy
8860 Fallbrook Drive
Houston, TX 77064
(713) 446-4468; (832) 615-2459 (fax)
Email: groy | at | e-medco.com
Web: http://e-medco.com
Provides enteral/oral nutrition formulas, feeding pumps & feeding supplies & education; incontinence, urological & diabetic supplies for special needs children. Medicare/Medicaid/MMC certified, WIC, Joint Commission accredited. Locations in Austin, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Houston, San Antonio and El Paso. See our "locations" page for more information.

Memorial City Learning Disabilities Center
Jennifer Carney, M.A., CCC-A, AAA, Certified SPED Teacher, Director
909 Frostwood, Suite 163
Houston, TX 77024
(713) 984-0333
Email: jencarneyaud | at | aol.com
Evaluation and treatment of learning disabilities, processing and reading problems in children and adults.

Mental Health Association in Texas
8401 Shoal Creek Blvd.
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 454-3706
Email: mhainfo | at | mhatexas.org
Web: http://www.mhatexas.org/

Milestones Children's Therapy
Stacey Lesieur, MS CCC-SLP, Owner
1490 E Whitestone Blvd
Bldg 2 Ste 100
Cedar Park, TX 78613
(512) 260-3300
Email: stacey | at | milestonestherapy.com
Web: http://www.milestonestherapy.com
Provides physical, occupational, and speech therapy services for children.

Miracle League of El Paso
Sandie Sparks-Olivar founder/executive director
1312 Morgan Marie St.
El Paso, TX 79936
(915) 872-9249; (915) 872-8549 (fax)
Email: sandieelp | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.miracleleagueofelpaso.org
To provide opportunities for children with disabilities to play Miracle League baseball regardless of their abilities, promote community support and sponsorship.

The Miracle League of Frisco
Nancy Boyna
P.O. Box 2831
Frisco, TX 75034
(214) 205-4673
Email: prdirector | at | friscomiracleleague.org
Web: http://www.friscomiracleleague.org
The Miracle League of Frisco is a non-competitive sports league for special-needs. We play baseball, soccer, bowling and gymnastics. Our league is for children ages 5-18. It is open to those living in Frisco and throughout the North Texas area.

Mom to Mom, Inc.
Tracy James, Director
P.O. Box 84934
Pearland, TX 77584
(281) 412-7284
Email: tracy | at | momtomomsupport.com
Web: http://www.momtomomsupport.com
Mom to Mom is a Christ-based, non-profit, tax-exempt organization focused on providing informational and emotional support to moms and families of children age 0-5 diagnosed with a disability or illness.

The Monarch School
Debrah Hall, Ph.D.
1231 Wirt Rd.
Houston, TX 77055
(713) 479-0800; (713) 290-1614
Email: dhall | at | monarchschool.org
Web: http://www.monarchschool.org
The Monarch School is dedicated to providing an innovative, therapeutic education for children with neurological differences, serving students ages pre-K through post-high school.

Monkey Mouths Pediatric Speech Therapy
Erin Bernett
401A Harwood Rd.
Bedford, TX 76021
(817) 656-7240; (817) 282-6982
Email: monkeymouths | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://monkeymouths.com
Experienced SLPs provide pediatric speech therapy in a family-centered clinical setting. Expertise in children with Down Syndrome, autism, apraxia and related disorders.

Moving Mountains For Kids
Web: http://www.movingmountainsforkids.com/
This site gives you a brief overview on some common, and not so common pediatric health and educational issues. Included are practical tips and suggestions for each subject area.

Yvonnilda Muniz, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 92018
Austin, TX 78709
(512) 288-4279
Email: ymuniz | at | austin.rr.com
Specializing in the representation of parents and students with special needs in general and special education matters.

NAMI Texas
3710 Cedar Street, Suite 229
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 374-9339; (800) 633-3760
Email: jlovelace | at | texami.org
Web: http://tx.nami.org/

National ARD Advocates
Louis H. Geigerman, President
P.O. Box 16111
Sugar Land, TX 77496-6111
(281) 265-1506
Email: louisadvo | at | mylinuxisp.com
Web: http://www.narda.org
Fee-based advocate. Services provided-ARD consultation, representation and case preparation for due process. "We level the playing field in ARD meetings and mediations."

Lorin Neikirk, Aspergers/ HFA Consultant
16015 Cairnway Dr.
Houston, TX 77084
(281) 706-0421
Email: Lorin.Neikirk | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.apositivenote.com/LorinNeikirk.aspx
Uniquely qualified to help parents, Lorin's methods shift goals to include parents, resulting in remarkably effective, affordable alternatives to traditional behavior modification. Phone appointments available.

Rhoda J. Nelson, Esq.
3319 Marion Lane
Rosenberg, TX 77471
(713) 529-8397; (954) 763-3134
Email: lawtexs | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.lawtexs.com
Attorney offering legal and consulting services for IDEA issues, due process complaints and guardianships. Experienced NCSP LSSP Ed.Diag.

Neuhaus Education Center
Mary North
4433 Bissonnet
Bellaire, TX 77401
(713) 664-7676; (713) 664-4744 (fax)
Email: mnorth | at | neuhaus.org
Web: http://neuhaus.org
Neuhaus Education Center’s Parent Resource coordinators consult with parents, conduct parent information sessions and referrals to Neuhaus-trained Dyslexia specialists, when appropriate.

Neurodevelopmental Therapy Services
Angela Tuttle
4423 Shadowdale
Houston, TX 77041
(713) 466-6872
Email: atuttle | at | ntstherapy.com
Web: http://www.ntstherapy.com
Pediatric Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy practice with 3 Houston area locations..Northwest Houston, Katy and Pearland.

Newfound School
Dr. William Robb and Dr. Marsha Guernsey
2206 Heads Ln. Ste. 110
Carrollton, TX 75006
(214) 390-1749
Email: newfoundinc | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.newfoundschool.com
Newfound School teaches students in grades K-12 with learning and/or behavior challenges. Newfound School specializes in high functioning autism. Newfound also offers Advocacy.

North Austin Music Therapy
Meredith Hamons, MT-BC
917 Mohican
Round Rock, TX 78665
(512) 422-9694
Email: meredith.hamons | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.northaustinmusictherapy.com
North Austin Music Therapy offers both individual and group sessions and provides music therapy services to Austin, Round Rock, Georgetown, and surrounding communities.

North Texas Pediatric Nursing
400 Hilltop
Trophy Club, TX 76262
(682) 237-7078
Email: info | at | northtexaspediatricnursing.com
Web: http://www.northtexaspediatricnursing.com
Respite nursing services for medically dependent and special needs children. Full weekend and vacation respite nursing care. CCP, MDCP, CLASS, private pay

North Texas Therapy Innovations, P.C.
Amber Bradley
11880 Greenville Avenue, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75243
(214) 349-6178; (214) 342-1603 (fax)
Email: amber.ntti | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.ntxtherapyinnovations.com
Pediatric Occupational Therapy Practice with 3 locations; Dallas, Plano and McKinney. Specializing in Sensory Integration Therapy and Occupational therapy services for Autism, SI Disorder, Aspergers Syndrome, Fine Motor, Gross Motor delays.

North Texas Tourette Syndrome Support Group
Emily Stark
2315 Daybreak Drive
Dallas, TX 75287
(214) 808-6626
Email: edss60 | at | msn.com
Web: http://www.tourettetexas.org
Local Support Group provides education services, support services, ARD and IEP Assistance for members, their families, schools, etc. and fun for the entire family.

NorthEast Tarrant County Dyslexia Council
Janet Hass
1926 Sheffield
Grapevine, TX 76051
Phone: 817-481-8978
Email: Janethass | at | verizon.net
Web: http://www.allcanread.net
Specializing in promoting awareness & acceptance of students with dyslexia through community events & parent support group meetings. No cost. Open to parents, educators and professionals who are interested in helping students with dyslexia.

Jed I. Oliver, Esq.
3301 Northland Dr., Suite 302
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 453-6600; (512) 453-6609 (fax)
Email: jediveyoliver | at | yahoo.com

Options For Life Services
Karen Malone
21531 Hickman Manor Lane
Katy, TX 77449
(281) 846-5940
Email: Optionsforlifeservices | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://Options4lifeservices.bravehost.com
ARD advocacy and representation. Develop new IEP's and Transition Plans. Rehabilitation counseling and educational consulting.

OT Connection
Katie Shaffer
2415 W. Pecan Street Suite 100
Pflugerville, TX 78660
(512) 251-3230; (512) 251-8760 (fax)
Email: info | at | otconnection.com
Web: http://www.otconnection.com
Physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and sensory integration for special needs kids with autism, sensory integration dysfunction, learning disabilities and other needs.

Panhandle Down Syndrome Guild
Vicki Cabraera
PO Box 20783
Amarillo, TX 79114
(806) 670-1568; (806) 382-2326
Email: PanhandleDSG | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.PanhandleDSG.org
Support group for families who have or are expecting children with Down Syndrome.

Parent Advocate in Schools
Cynthia Henry
2125 N FM 51
Weatherford, TX 76085-8281
(817) 565-8765; (817) 613-9390; (817) 594-5003 (fax)
Email: texas4insurance | at | aol.com
Assistance for parents in advocating for thier child with the local school system in Texas

Parent Connection
145 Pool Road
Richards, TX 77873
Email: dpc | at | alpha1.net
Web: http://www.geocities.com/parentconnection4u/

The Parenting Group
Dr. Jackie Moskowitz Shafron
6206 Preston Crest Lane
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 993-3600
Email: contact | at | theparentinggroup.net
Web: http://www.theparentinggroup.net
Powerful resource for parents and caregivers, teaching a proven, simple approach that effects dramatic change in the behavior of children with special needs.

Parents Supporting Parents (PSP) - The Woodlands
Barbara Knighton
523 Joshua Lee Ln.
Spring, TX 77386-1819
(832) 364-6992
Email: supportgroup | at | hometech-e.com
Parent support for children with any disability. Monthly meetings. Speakers. Social events for parents and family.

Pamela Parker, Esq.
Attorney at Law
12101 Tanglewild Dr
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 804-9934
Email: pparker | at | parkercounsel.com
Web: http://parkercounsel.com
Parent of two special needs children, providing legal consultation and representation on special education, guardianship, and special needs trusts.

Parker Therapy Associates
Vickie Parker
1241 Wallis Rd.
Aledo, TX 76008
(817) 441-7571; (214) 803-0420; (817) 441-7673 (fax)
Email: vickiep | at | airmail.net
Web: http://www.parkersalpacas.net
Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Pathology, Animal Assisted Therapy, Assistive Technology. Home and Community Medical Rehabilitation specializing in children with developmental disabilities.

Linda H. Parrish, Ph.D.
Professor, Educational Psychology
Texas A&M University
4225 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4225
(979) 845-3447
Email: l-parrish | at | tamu.edu
Specialty: Education and employment for persons with disabilities. Special
Education Public Policy

Partner For Parents, Independent Parent Advocate
Carrie Kirton
7507 Elmhurst
Amarillo, TX 79121
(806) 282-9043
Email: carriekirton | at | yahoo.com
A free helping hand for parents with children in special education.

Partners Resource Network-PATH Project
1090 Longfellow Drive
Beaumont, TX 77706
(800) 866-4726; (409) 898-4869 (fax)
Email: partnersresource | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://partnerstx.org
Partners Resource Network (PRN) is a non-profit agency that operates the statewide network of federally funded Parent Training and Information Centers (PTI's) in Texas.

Partner's Resource Network-PEN Project
Jon Howell
1001 Main St., Suite 701
Lubbock, TX 79401
(877) 762-1435 in TX; (806) 762-1434
Email: wtxpen | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.PartnersTX.org
West Texas PTI serving parents of children with disabilities in Abilene, Amarillo, El Paso, Lubbock, Midland, San Angelo and surrounding areas.

Partners Resource Network, TEAM Project
Olga L. Guerra
3311 Richmond #334
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 524-2147; (713) 524-7685; (713) 942-7135 (fax)
Email: prnteam | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.partnerstx.org
We assist parents who have children with disabilities with speciall education issues.

 

The PATH Project (formerly with ARD Assist)
Jill Stover
1090 Longfellow Drive, Suite B
Beaumont, TX 77706
(940) 300-8355
Email: stoverjpath | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.partnerstx.org/project
As a Regional Coordinator, I assist parents to learn to advocate for their children, consult in ARD meetings, and provide additional resource information.

 

Pine Cone Therapies Speech Therapy
Lloyd Summy
594 Garden Ct
Southlake, TX 76092
(817) 488-1267; (817) 488-1267 (fax)
Email: summyl | at | pineconetherapies.com
Web: http://www.pineconetherapies.com
Pine Cone Therapies, LLC is a private educational consultation, staff training and direct service therapy company. Pine Cone Therapies, LLC services are devoted to supporting individuals with autism spectrum disorder, developmental disability and communication disorders.

 

Angela D. Porter, Esq.
Attorney at Law
4801 Woodway, Suite 300 East
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 964-2672; (866) 422-5716 (fax)
Email: angela.porter | at | aporterlaw.com
Web: http://www.aporterlaw.com
Providing legal services under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and IDEA, including assistance during the ARD process, administrative hearings, and litigation.

 

Prelexia
Steve Wolf
13008 Wells Fargo Trail
Austin, TX 78737
(512) 653-9653; (512) 233-2613 (fax)
Email: wolf.steve | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.prelexia.com
Prelexia is the first preschool for kids exhibiting pre-dyslexia indicators. Early intervention is critical to overcoming dyslexia. For ages 2 - 6

Programs for Children With Disabilities: Ages 3 to 5
Special Education Programs
Texas Education Agency
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701-1494
(512) 463-9414

Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Services Program
TX Department of State Health Services MC1938
1100 West 49th Street
P O Box 149347
Austin, TX 78714
(800) 252-8023; (512) 458-7355; (512) 458-7417 (fax)
Web: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/cshcn

Project DOCC at Baylor College of Medicine
Elaine Hime
4502 Woodside St.
Houston, TX
(832) 822-3424; (832) 825-3399 (fax)
Email: elainehime | at | projectdocchouston.org
Web: http://www.projectdocchouston.org
Teaching program involving families of children with chronic illnesses/ disabilities as faculty to transfer their knowledge to the pediatric resident physicians at Baylor College of Medicine.

Pumpkin Littles
Michelle Beck, MA
5452 Glen Lakes Drive, Suite 201
Dallas, TX
(972) 569-7141
Email: mbeck | at | pumpkinlittles.com
Web: http://www.PumpkinLittles.com
Providing therapeutic early intervention for ages 16 months to 8 years. Home and office based interventions using a multipdisciplinary: trained in DIR Floortime, Special Education, Early Education, ABA, TEACCH and PECS.

Mara Purcell, Esq.
Attorney at Law
5302 La Branch Street
Houston, TX 77004
(713) 481-1422; (713) 481-1423 (fax)
Email: mpurcell | at | purcellsaucedo.com
Web: http://www.purcellsaucedo.com
Purcell & Saucedo, PLLC provides legal representation to parents of children with special needs in matters related to education, guardianship law and special needs planning.

Reaching For The Stars Training & Activity Center
Angela Shanon
2205 W Division St., Ste. A4
Arlington, TX 76012
(817) 277-1996; (817) 277-1998 (fax)
Email: angela | at | reachingforstars.org
Web: http://www.reachingforstars.org
We offer day habilitation, afterschool, summer programs, and also respite. Respite is the 2nd Friday of each month get together and have fun with friends.

The Reading Connection, Inc.
Kary Johnson
3145 McCart Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76110
(817) 924-2000; (801) 684-3330 (fax)
Email: karyajohnson | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.readwithkary.com
The Reading Connection is Dallas-Fort Worth's premier private learning clinic. We provide educational evaluation and intervention, as well as parent advocacy services.

The Reading Journey
Debbie Lane
215 Winchester Suite 107
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 581-4007
Email: readingjourneyty | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.readingjourneytyler.com
Reading and math tutoring for elementary students,including students with learning disabilities. Study and organizational skills included. Available for parent questions.

READING PLUS
Ginny Garrison, M.A., CALT
7160 Ridge Oak Rd.
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 293-8754
Email: dyslexiaginny | at | aol.com
As a Certified Academic Language Therapist and all-level certified teacher, I work with children who have difficulties learning to read, spell, and write.

Reading & Radio Resource (formerly North Texas Taping and Radio for the Blind)
2007 Randall
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 871-7668; (214) 871-7669 (fax)
Email: betty | at | readingresource.org
Web: http://www.readingresource.org/

Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic of Texas

Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society
6325 Lamar Road
Paris, TX 75462
(903) 783-1922; (877) 273-4045
Email: info | at | rrvdss.org
Web: http://www.redriverdss.org
Parent-based support organization serving northeast Texas area, providing education and awareness opportunities as well as support to new and expectant parents.

Robin Rettie, Educational Advocate & Consultant
12911 Lake Forest Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
(713) 560-7923
Email: Francisret | at | aol.com
Web: http://educationaladvocate.net
Specializing in mediating school and student partnerships.

Rich Educational Consulting, LLC
Adina Rich
16135 Preston Road #203
Dallas, TX 75248
(972) 816-3100
Email: adina | at | richeducationalconsulting.com
Web: http://richeducationalconsulting.com
specializing in cross battery psycho-educational assessments, dyslexia assessments, Autism and behavior evaluations, parent education, advocacy and IEP meeting support, counseling, children's social thinking groups.

River Oaks Academy
Luis Valdez
10600 Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77042
(713) 783-7200
Email: nick | at | emediastudios.net
Web: http://www.riveroaksacademy.com
River Oaks Academy provides individualized educational services in a private school environment for children with autism, ADHD and special mental, social and emotional needs.

Leslie R. Roberts, Esq.
Attorney and Mediator
8000 Coit Road, #300-224
Plano, TX 75025
(469) 682-7305
Email: leslie179 | at | msn.com
Web: http://www.leslierroberts.com
Parent of special needs child and attorney/mediator provides special education legal services, including representation during mediation, to parents of special needs children.

Stephan Rubin, Esq., Mediator
Attorney at Law
7322 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2000
Houston, TX 77074
(713) 988-9470; (713) 858-9407; (713) 981-4133 (fax)
Email: sonicsteve | at | earthlink.net
Providing legal services under IDEA, including assistance during the ARD process, due process hearings before special education officers, and state and federal courts litigation.

Rebecca Ryan, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 303067
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 590-0505; (512) 454-8931 (fax)
Email: rmryan | at | mac.com
Web: http://www.rebeccaryanlaw.com
Provides counseling and/or representation to parents and students in all areas of special education law, including ARDs, mediation and due process.

San Antonio Educational Assessment & Consultation
Caryn Maika
1202 Brook Bluff
San Antonio, TX 78248
(210) 386-0901
Email: assessment4you | at | satx.rr.com
Offering learning disabilities evaluation, dyslexia evaluation, cognitive IQ & academic evaluation, psychoeducational evaluation, independent educational evaluation, and assistance with IEP ARD.

Sante Pediatric Services (Austin)
Jennifer Nanzer
800 W. 34th St. Ste 250
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 454-4599; (512) 454-4997 (fax)
Email: swebb | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Outpatient rehab facility and pediatric home health agency providing Speech, Physical, and Occupational therapy to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid and private insurance accepted.

Sante Pediatric Services (El Paso)
Audrey Rivera
7500 Viscount Blvd. Ste C-49
El Paso, TX 79925
(915) 838-7604; (915) 772-4633 (fax)
Email: arivera | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Pediatric home health agency providing speech therapy services to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid welcome.

Sante Pediatric Services (Ft. Worth)
Cori Zanzucchi
508 S. Adams St. Suite 102
Ft. Worth, Tx 76104
(817) 878-2834; (817) 878-2837 (fax)
Email: czanzucchi | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Pediatric outpatient rehab facility and home health agency providing Physical, Occupational, and Speech therapy to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid and private insurance welcome.

Sante Pediatric Services (Richardson)
Sherri Woloszyn
1901 N. Glenville Dr., Suite 800
Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 238-9916; (972)664-1840 (fax)
Email: swoloszyn | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Outpatient rehab facility and home health agency providing Speech, Physical, and Occupational therapy to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid and private insurance welcome.

Sante Pediatric Services (San Antonio)
Pam Honea
98 Briggs Ave. Suite 990
San Antonio, TX 78224
(210) 226-9536; (210) 226-0493 (fax)
Email: phonea | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Pediatric outpatient rehab facility providing Physical, Occupational, and Speech therapy to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid and private insurance welcome.

Sante Pediatric Services (San Antonio)
Kelli Gibbons
6800 Park Ten Blvd. Suite 135-East
San Antonio, TX 78213
(210) 734-6050; (210) 734-6381 (fax)
Email: kgibbons | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Pediatric based home health agency providing Speech, Occupational, and Physical therapy to children ages birth-21. Medicaid welcome.

Sante Pediatric Services (Tyler)
Kristy Easley
4801 Troup Hwy Ste 800
Tyler, TX 75703
(903) 939-2800; (903) 581-7057 (fax)
Email: keasley | at | santerehab.com
Web: http://www.santerehab.com
Pediatric outpatient rehab facility and home health agency providing Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy to children ages birth to 21. Medicaid and private insurance welcome.

Scottish Rite Centers (below)

Brazos Valley Scottish Rite Language Learning Center
(Houston Satellite Center)
1605 Rock Prairie Road
College Station, TX 77040
(979) 680-0777

Corpus Christi Scottish Rite Learning Center
P.O. Box 366
Corpus Christi, TX 78403-0366
(361) 855-9100

Fort Worth Scottish Rite Learning Center
Masonic Temple
Henderson and Lancaster
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 335-6004

Houston Scottish Rite Learning Center, Inc.
Scottish Rite Temple
2900 B North Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX 77025
(713) 432-1980

Scottish Rite Learning Center of Austin, Inc.
207 W. 18th Street
Austin, TX 78701-1399
(512) 472-7247

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Child Development Division
Evaluation and Treatment
for Learning Disabilities
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 559-7525

The Scottish Rite Learning Center of East Texas, Inc.
225 Winchester Drive
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 581-2890

The Scottish Rite Learning Center of South Texas
P.O. Box 2239
San Antonio, TX 78298-2239
(210) 222-0133

The Scottish Rite Learning Center of West Texas, Inc.
Scottish Rite Temple
P.O. Box 10135
602 Avenue Q
Lubbock, TX 79408-0135
(806) 765-9150

Waco Scottish Rite Learning Center
2801 W. Waco Drive
Waco, TX 76707
(254) 752-1618

Karen Dalglish Seal, Esq.
Attorney at Law
202 East Park Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
(210) 226-8101; (210) 226-8175 (fax)
Email: kdseal | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.kseallaw.com
Providing advocacy, legal services and guidance for families with school age children who have special needs.

The Shape of Behavior, Inc.
Domonique Randall
26006 Oakridge Dr.
The Woodlands, TX 77380
(832) 358-2655; (832) 358-3530 (fax)
Email: admin | at | shapeofbehavior.com
Web: http://shapeofbehavior.com
Intensive early intervention clinic, 1 on 1 ABA Therapy, inclusion/social skills, focus on verbal behavior.

Side By Side
Renee' Farrow-Bennett
807 Coryell
League City, TX 77573
(281) 332-9270
Email: bennett4 | at | prodigy.net
Provide information, support and host monthly meetings to parents of children with disabilities

Myrna B. Silver, Esq.
10501 N. Central Expwy., Suite 301
Dallas, Texas 75231
(214) 365-0050; (214) 365-0052 (fax)
Email: silvrlaw | at | airmail.net
Our firm provides legal services to parents of children with special educational needs.

Sarah Sirbasku, Ph.D. – Licensed Psychologist
595 Round Rock West Drive
Suite 303
Round Rock, TX 78681
(512) 279-8353; (512) 279-8354 (fax)
Email: drsarah | at | drsarahs.com
Web: www.drsarahs.com

Sisson Piano Studio
Janice Sisson
1133 Kelly Lane
Lewisville, TX 75077
(469) 948-0428
Email: janice | at | antiochfoundation.org
Creative, individualized piano lessons offered for students of all needs and abilities.

Smartie Pants Academy Center
Sumiko Hamilton
4512 Hwy 6 North Suite C
Houston, TX 77084
(281) 859-5455
Email: smartiepantsacademy | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://smartiepantsacademy.com
Childcare Center that specializes in children with disabilities.

Social Network DIR/Floortime
Alexis & Brian Smith
2022 Knoll Crest Dr.
Arlington, TX 76014
(817) 733-9807
Email: alexis | at | floortimerepository.com
Web: http://www.floortimerepository.com
Social Network for DIR/Floortime, videos sessions about floortime, network for professionals and parents to collaborate on strategies for education, socialization and using DIR approach.

Social Resources Case Management
Jennifer Spitzer, LBSW
1802 Coral Drive
Cedar Park, TX 78613
(512) 366-5656
Email: SOCIALRESOURCES1 | at | HOTMAIL.COM
We provide case management home visits for children and pregnant women that have Medicaid and health needs. We provide some services and also link people to other resources in their areas.

South Plains Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Tonya Hettler
7003 E FM 1294
Idalou, TX 79329
(806) 239-2839
Email: spff | at | earthlink.net
Web: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/w-i-n
We help parents learn how to advocate for their child through education about the various brain based disorders, help with the IEP process, and linking them up with local resources.

Southeast Texas Autism Society of America
134 Brookwood Drive
Silsbee, TX 77656
(409) 385-9576
Email: aggiesarewe1212 | at | aol.com

Southwest Mental Health Center
8535 Tom Slick Dr.
San Antonio, Tx 78229
(210) 616-0300; (210) 616-0417 (fax); (210) 582-6432
Email: kathy.cunningham | at | smhc.org
Web: www.smhc.org
Outpatient therapists, medication management by child psychiatrists, day treatment with transportation available, crisis stabilization, extended care for kids ages 3-18 and support for families.

Special Education Solutions
Marianna Bond, M.Ed., ATP
8816 Ashcraft Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76180
(817) 498-6133
Email: mbond | at | SmithwareNetworks.net
Fee based consulting with specialty in Assistive Technology evaluations, training, and ongoing support as well as all Autism Spectrum Disorders. RESNA certified Assistive Technology Practitioner.

Special Kids Inc. (SKI)
Grassroots Consortium
6202 Belmark
P.O. Box 61628
Houston, TX 77208-1628
(713) 643-9576; (713) 643-6291 (fax)
Email: speckids | at | aol.com

Special Kids Learning Services
Wendy Narzem, M.Ed.
2828 W. Parker Rd #102
Plano, TX 75075
(214) 497-3579
Email: skls | at | specialkidslearningservices.com
Web: http://specialkidslearningservices.com
Commited to improving the lives of young children with ASD by providing: SKLS classes, Special Education Advocacy, Speech and Language Therapy, and Individual Academic Instruction.

Special News
Stephanie Grisham
4546 CR 408
McKinney, TX 75071
(214) 544-7255
Email: stephanie | at | grishamfarms.org
Web: http://www.grishamfarms.org
A free newsletter providing families and caregivers of special needs children and adults in Dallas and Collin County information and support.

specialkidz.net
119 Crescent Bay
League City, TX 77573
(832) 632-7030
Email: cbarchman | at | comcast.net
Web: http://www.specialkidz.net
Servicing: Clear Lake, Galveston, League City; Bay Area's only online onestop resource website for parents with special needs children.

Speech Language & Auditory Learning, PLLC
Suzanne Herman
2117 S. Fleishel Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 581-5421; (903) 582-4515 (fax)
Email: herman4 | at | suddenlink.net
Web: http://SLALspeech.com
Speech Therapy services for communication disorders: Speech, Languagage, Communication, Processing, Pragmatic, and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Certified, Licensed, and Experience Speech Language Pathologists.

Speech TX
Julie Liberman, M.A.,CCC-SLP
2404 Wing Point Lane
Plano, TX 75093
(214) 336-9342
Email: julie.liberman | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.julieSLP.com
Private speech and language therapy. Specializing in children with autism and other significant needs.

Spina Bifida Association of Dallas
Jo Ann Evans
705 W. Avenue B, Suite 409
Garland, TX 75040
(972) 238-8755; (972) 414-3772 (fax)
Email: sbdal | at | aol.com
Web: www.sbdallas.org
Providing support, information and encouragement to North Texas individuals and families affected by spina bifida

S.P.O.T.S. (Solari Pediatric Outpatient Therapy Services)
Kim Solari
12850 Hillcrest Road
Suite 108
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 404-1718; (972) 404-9006 (fax)
Occupational and Physical Therapy for children infancy through adolescence. Fine and Gross Motor Development, Coordination, Visual-Motor Integration, Visual-Perception and Sensory Integration Therapy.

State Department of Education Career and Technology Education
Web: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/cte/index.html

State Department of Education: Special Education
Texas Education Agency
Division of Special Education
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701-1494
(512) 463-9414

State Education Agency Rural Representative
Special Education
Texas Education Agency
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701-1494
(512) 463-9414

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Texas Rehabilitation Commission
4900 North Lamar, Room 7102
Austin, TX 78751-2399
(512) 424-4001

Stepping Stone School
Debbie Lauman
3105 University Blvd.
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 566-1851
Email: debbie_lauman | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://steppingstonetyler.com
Small, private school specializing in success of students with learning differences especially ADHD, Dyslexia. Serving PreK-8th grades.

Steps 2 Strides of Abilene
1710 S. Clack St.
Abilene, TX 79605
(325) 691-0923; (325) 691-0062 (fax)
Email: amy.clay | at | steps2strides.com
Web: http://www.steps2strides.com
We’re taking the necessary steps to bring more joy and life to children with developmental disorders treating everything from ADHD to Autism.

Steps 2 Strides of Denison + Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility
2300 W. Morton St. Suite 114
Denison, TX 75020
(903) 462-4085; (903) 465-5533 (fax)
Email: blake.smith | at | steps2strides.com
Web: http://www.steps2strides.com
We’re taking the necessary steps to bring more joy and life to children with developmental disorders treating everything from ADHD to Autism.

Steps 2 Strides of Sulphur Springs
614 Bill Bradford Rd. Suite 101
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
(903) 885-5919; (903) 885-9131 (fax)
Email: kara.petty | at | steps2strides.com
Web: http://www.steps2strides.com
We’re taking the necessary steps to bring more joy and life to children with developmental disorders treating everything from ADHD to Autism.

STRIPES Training
Alice Redding
908 Sandalwood Ave.
Richardson, TX 75080
(972) 437-3803
Email: alice | at | stripesyoga.com
Web: http://stripesyoga.com
STRIPES is a systmatic training for adults that work with children. This training prepares adults to help children calm down and get focused in school or at home.

Students 1st
Steven Steen
5310 Lafayette Dr.
Frisco, TX 75035
(469) 363-2247
Email: stevesteen | at | students1st.org
Web: http://www.students1st.org
We are parent advocates. We attend ARD/IEP/504 meetings with the parent and speak on their behalf to the public school. We work with parents of children with disabilities to help them learn to more effectively, constructively participate in their child's educational process.

Success 4 All
Pam Koster
308 Cassidy Drive
Georgetown, TX 78628
(512) 869-7085
Email: bpkoster | at | suddenlink.net
Private one on one tutoring services individualized for each student in academics, socialization, play skills, ABA,and skills reinforced along the Autism Spectrum.

Talking Book Program
Ava M. Smith, Director
P.O. Box 12927, 1201 Brazos St.
Austin, TX 78711-2927
(800) 252-9605; (512) 463-5458; (512) 936-0685 (fax)
Email: tbp.services | at | tsl.state.tx.us
Web: www.TexasTalkingBooks.org
Free library service that provides reading materials in large print, braille, and on cassette for loan to individuals with qualifying physical, visual, and learning disabilities.

Tangible Difference Learning Center
Michael Conteh
7010 NW 100 Dr. Suite A104
Houston, TX 77092
(713) 462-6060
Email: director | at | tangibledifference.com
Web: http://www.tangibledifference.com
Quality Applied Behavior Analysis, Speech-Language Pathology services, Summer Social Skills classes, Parent Training and Professional Counseling services.

Teacher's House
Exceptional Education for Autistic Learners Central Texas Program Support
Dianne Ressmann
(512) 248-2633
Email: msdianne | at | teachershouse.biz
Web: http://www.teachershouse.biz
Creative programming addresses Cognitive, Communicative and Behavioral needs. Student schedules help insure effective, motivating sessions. Ongoing informal assessments include CD/DVD documentation.

Texas Advocates Supporting Kids with Disabilities (TASK)
P.O. Box 162685
Austin, TX 78716
(512) 336-0897 (V or Fax)
Email: ASKTASK | at | aol.com

Texas Autism Advocacy
Michelle M. Guppy
(281) 686-0103
Email: MichelleMGuppy | at | yahoo.com or Texas-Autism-Advocacy | at | yahoogroups.com
Web: www.TexasAutismAdvocacy.org
Information and Resources for families in Texas who have a child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Website maintains a "Directory of Resources" and a Texas "Calendar of Events".

Texas Center for Disability Studies
University of Texas at Austin
4030 West Braker Lane, Building 2 Suite 220
Mail Code L4000
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 232-0740; (512) 232-0762 (TTY); (800) 828-7839
Email: txcds | at | uttcds.org
Web: http://tcds.edb.utexas.edu/

Texas Commission for the Blind
P.O. Box 12866
Austin, TX 78711
(512) 377-0500
Email: DARS.Inquiries | at | dars.state.tx.us
Web: http://www.dars.state.tx.us/dbs/index.shtml

Texas Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
P. O. Box 12904
Austin, TX 78711-2904
(512) 407-3250; (512) 407 3251 (TTY)
Web: http://www.dars.state.tx.us/dhhs/index.shtml

Texas Council for DD
6201 East Oltorf, Suite 600
Austin, TX 78741-7509
(512) 437-5432; (800) 262-0334; (512) 437-5431 (TTY)
Email: tcdd | at | tcdd.state.tx.us
Web: http://www.txddc.state.tx.us/

Texas Department of Health
Children with Special Health Care Needs Division
(formerly Chronically Ill and Disabled Children - CIDC)
1100 W. 49th St.
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 458-7111 ext. 3110
Web: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/cshcn/default.shtm

Texas Education Agency: Deaf Services
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 463-9424; (512) 475-3540 (TTY)
Web: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/deaf/

Texas Education Agency: Division of IDEA Coordination
Special Education Programs, Complaints, and Deaf Services
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701-1494
(512) 463-9362; (512) 475-3540 (TTY); (800) 252-9668 (Parent Information Line)
Email: sped | at | tea.state.tx.us
Web: www.tea.state.tx.us/special.ed

Texas Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
7800 Shoal Creek Blvd., Suite 243S
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 407-8844; (512) 944-9972
Web: http://www.txffcmh.org
TXFFCMH is the state-wide family network. They help parents learn how to advocate for their child with education, legislative updates, help with the IEP process, and linking them up with local resources.

Texas Organization of Parent Attorneys and Advocates
Email: info | at | topaa.org
Web: http://www.topaa.org
An independent, nonprofit, 501(c) (3) tax exempt organization of advocates, attorneys, and parents.

* Texas Parent to Parent
Laura Warren
3710 Cedar St. Box 12
Austin, TX 78705-1449
(866) 896-6001; (512) 458-8600
Web: http://www.txp2p.org/index.htm
Created by parents for parents of children with disabilities, chronic illness and other special health care needs. Offering information and support to families throughout Texas.

Texas Parents of Bi-Polar Children
John Moses
7622 Creek Trail
San Antonio, TX 78254
(469) 417-0017
Email: Texas_Parents_of_Bi_Polar_Children | at | yahoogroups.com
Web: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Texas_Parents_of_Bi_Polar_Children/
Online Parents Bi-Polar Support Group

Texas Parents of Blind Children (TPOBC)
Kim Cunningham, President
PO Box 125
Friendswood, TX 77549-0125
(866) 636-3289
Email: info | at | tpobc.org
Web: http://www.tpobc.org
A membership organization of parents working toward a better future for blind children by promoting blindness skills, fostering self-esteem, and utilizing blind adult role models.

Texas PTA
408 West 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701-2199
(512) 476-6769; (800) 825-5782
Email: txpta | at | txpta.org
Web: http://www.txpta.org/

Texas Register
Need to Know if a New Rule has been Published?
Web: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/texreg/

Texas Rehabilitation Commission
4900 North Lamar, Room 7100
Austin, TX 78751-2399
(512) 424-4001

Texas School for the Deaf
1102 South Congress Avenue, P.O. Box 3538
Austin, TX 78764
(512) 462-5300 (V/TTY)
Web: http://www.tsd.state.tx.us/

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Luke Waites Child Development Center
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 559-5000
Center for children in the state of Texas, age 5-15 years who show evidence of a primary learning disability.

Texas Social Services
Tom Buchanan
P.O. Box 940301
Plano, TX 75094
(972) 838-5798; (214) 722-2240 (fax)
Email: tom.buchanan | at | texassocialservices.org
Web: http://www.texassocialservices.org
Texas Social Services provides counseling to children and adults in 14 Texas Counties. For a list of which counties, visit our website.

Texas' Special Kids
Doug & Patsy Arnold
P.O. Box 151335
Arlington, TX 76015
Email: doug | at | txspecialkids.org
Web: http://www.txspecialkids.org
Serving families who home school children with learning differences and disabilities with curriculum advice, service provider resources, emotional support, and seminars.

Texas Technology Access Project
Texas Center for Disability Studies
University of Texas at Austin
4030 West Braker Lane, Building 2 Suite 220
Mail Code L4000
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 232-0740; (512) 232-0762 (TTY); (800) 828-7839
Email: txcds | at | uttcds.org
Web: http://tatp.edb.utexas.edu/

Texas United Regional Networks (TURN)/Parent Connection
1020 Riverwood Court
Conroe, TX 77304
(409) 756-8321

Texoma Learning Solutions
Stephanie Swalwell
1016 W Highway St
Iowa Park, TX 76367
(940) 642-7380; (940) 592-4976
Email: stephswalwell | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.texomalearningsolutions.com
TX Certified Teacher, Licensed provider of PACE, Master The Code. We specialize in helping students with dyslexia, ADD, and mild cognitive impairment. We also provide tutoring in Math and Science.

TheraKids of Coral Springs
4655 N. University Dr
Coral Springs, Fl 33067
(954) 255-5437
Email: emertot | at | aol.com
Pediatric Occupational Therapy

Thinkers Education Center
Effie Elmasri
2620 Fountain View, Suite 318
Houston, TX 77057
(713) 781-4960
Email: effiee | at | thinkersed.com
Web: http://www.thinkersed.com
We specialize in the following: tutoring students with disabilities, reading therapy, cognition training, Interactive Metronome, Visual and Auditory Processing Issues,and critical thinking.

Dr. Michelle Garcia Thomas
Clinical Psychologists
PO Box 8915
The Woodlands, TX 77387
(713) 397-3104; (832) 615-2627 (fax)
Email: magthomas | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.drmgthomas.vpweb.com
Psychologist with many years experience working with individuals diagnosed with MR, DD, and Autism Spectrum Disorders, as well as mental health and substance abuse diagnoses.

Robyn Traywick J.D., R.N.
8118 Datapoint Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 614-6400; (210) 614-6401 (fax)
Email: rtraywick | at | arielhouse.com
Legal representation and advice for disabled students and their families for special special education and civil rights issues.

Tutoring Direct
820 Jordan, Suite 510F
Shreveport, LA 71101
(866) 298-8867
Email: info | at | tutoringdirect.com
Web: http://www.tutoringdirect.com
We have highly qualified tutors who will come to your choice of location.

Dr. Ifeanyi A. Ufondu, Ph.D.- Educ. Psychologist
1914 Santa Anna Dr.
Arlington, TX 76001
(817) 886-0044; (310) 590-5898; (817) 468-0637 (fax)
Email: drufondu | at | gmail.com
Web: http://web.mac.com/drufondu
ARD representation, independent educational/vocational assessments, transition planning, One on One Instruction, Counseling.

UTD Callier Center for Communication Disorders
Suzanne Bonifert
1966 Inwood Rd.
Dallas, TX 75235
(214) 905-3000; (214) 905-3129; (214) 905-3016 (fax)
Email: suzanne.bonifert | at | utdallas.edu
Web: http://www.callier.utdallas.edu
The UT Dallas Callier Center provides audiology and speech-language pathology assessment and treatment services for children and adults.

United Cerebral Palsy of Texas
5555 N. Lamar, Suite L139
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 472-8696; (800) 798-1492 (in TX)
Email: info | at | ucptexas.org

United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Houston, Inc.
Kelly N. Dietrich, Development Director
4500 Bissonnet, #340
Bellaire, TX 77401
(713) 838-9050; (713) 838-9098 (fax)
Email: ucp | at | ucphouston.org
Web: www.ucphouston.org
For individuals with all types of disabilities and families: Infant Development, ToyTech, Respite, High School/High Tech, Home of Your Own, Adult Recreation, Camp, Counseling, Case Management, Therasuit.

United For Our Children Parent Support Group
2216 North Alexander Drive
Baytown, TX 77520
(832) 556-8151
Email: r1renpet | at | yahoo.com
Please join us for our Parent Support Group Meeting. This is for parents with children with any special needs.

University of Houston, College of Optometry
Debra Currie
Development Center
Pediatrics & Binocular Vision Service
College of Optometry
University of Houston
505 J. Davis Armistead Bldg.
Houston, TX 77204-2020
(713) 743-2005; (713) 743-2304; (713) 743-5942 (fax)
Email: UEIPediatrics | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.opt.uh.edu/uei/pediatrics.cfm
Evaluation and therapy of the visual system, as it pertains to learning, including glasses, vision therapy for eye teaming or focusing, and visual perceptual deficits.

Varsity Tutors Dallas Fort Worth Tutoring
4830 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75206
(214) 206-7940; (888) 344-8933 (fax)
Email: dallasfw | at | varsitytutors.com
Web: http://DallasFortWorth.VarsityTutors.com
Private One-on-One tutoring at you home. Tutoring in music, algebra, ACT, SAT, biology, trigonometry, and many other subjects.

Varsity Tutors - Houston
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005
(832) 748-1733
Email: houston | at | varsitytutors.com
Web: http://houston.varsitytutors.com
Varsity Tutors - Houston is a private in-home tutoring service operating in Houston, TX. The firm offers premium tutoring in all K-12 subjects and test prep (all levels).

Varsity Tutors LLC
2501 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 750-0899
Email: austin | at | varsitytutors.com
Web: http://www.TutorsAustin.com
Providing premier at-home tutoring to Austin students.

Verbal Behavior Clinic of Houston
Mary Susan McClure, MEd., BCBA
1016 West Alabama St
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 528-2343; (713) 819-0835; (281) 334-2751 (fax)
Email: susanmcclure2 | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://verbalbehaviorhouston.vpweb.com
Develop functional communication & social skills utilizing discrete trial training, verbal behavior & social skills training, parent training, school consultations, preschool curricula, VB-MAPP Protocol assessments.

Verizon Center for People with Disabilities
Bernadette Machowski
PO Box 5127
Oxnard, CA 93030
(800) 974-6006 (V/TTY)
Email: vccdwest | at | verizon.com
Web: http://www.verizon.com/disabilities
Verizon Center for Customers with Disabilities provides solutions for people who have low vision or blindness, hearing loss or deafness, or cognitive, speech or mobility impairments.

Village Learning & Achievement Center
Kim Brusatori
3946 Glade Valley Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339
(281) 358-6172; (281) 358-0845 (fax)
Email: kbrusatori | at | villagelac.org
Web: http://www.villagelac.org
Provides independent living, support & training in residential setting for adults with disabilities. Family interaction welcomed as residents transition from family home to independent living.

VIP Educational Services
One Steck Plaza
3921 Steck Ave.
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 345-9274; (512) 345-0131 (fax)
or
Roberta Rosen, M.S.
5900 Balcones Drive, Suite 235
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 345-9274; (512) 302-3855 (fax)
Email: vip_educational | at | hotmail.com
Tutoring LD, NLD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Specific Subjects, GED, SAT, GRE, Enrichment, Advocacy, Comprehensive Educational Assessments, Development of Educational Plans, Consulting, All ages.

Sally Walden, MS CCC/Sp
8680 Main Street, Suite 4-W
Frisco, TX 75034
(972) 562-2130; (972) 335-2175
Email: SallyLWalden | at | AOL.COM
Provide Speech-Language Therapy, educational assistance and advocacy for children with special needs. Thirty years experience in both private and public sectors.

Wealth Mentors
5100 Westheimer Road, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 568-4631; (713) 341-0926 (fax)
Email: info | at | wmentors.com
Web: http://www.wmentors.com/custom6.php
Financial Planning and Investment Management firm specializing in creating solutions for parents and guardians of special needs children that incorporate estate planning and government benefits.

Pam H. Weber, M.Ed., Educational Diagnostician and Consultant
702 South Denton Tap Road, Suite 140
Coppell, TX 75019
(214) 674-0881
Email: pamhweber | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.iser.com/edconsultant-TX.html
Services include LD and ADHD evaluations; IEP development and implementation; Parent Consultations; private instruction.

WeeCare Therapy Services
Monique Bell
14511 Lakeside Terrace
Houston, TX 77044
(713) 417-2783; (281) 436-0550 (fax)
Email: wcts | at | earthlink.net
Web: http://www.weecaretherapyservices.com
Homebased physical therapy services for children 0 - 21 years of age in throughout Houston. Accept all medicaid and most insurances. Highly experienced therapists.

West Texas Parent Education Network
2313 81st. Suite #804
Lubbock, TX 79401
(877) 762-1435; (806) 762-1434; (806) 762-1628 (fax)
Email: wtxpen | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://partnerstx.org
WTPEN provides training, information, and technical assistance to families of infants, toddlers, children and young adults with all types of disabilities throughout West Texas.

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Wisener Nunnally Gold, LLP
Harold B. Gold
625 W. Centerville Road, Suite 110
Garland, TX 75041
(972) 840-9086; (972) 840-6575 (fax)
Email: harold | at | wnglaw.com
Web: http://www.wnglaw.com
Attorney and mediator providing assistance to obtain compliance with laws related to Special Education at all levels of the administrative and court systems.

WyzAnt, Inc
Daniel Breiner
1714 N Damen, Suite 3N
Chicago, IL 60647
(877) 999-2681
Email: info | at | WyzAnt.com
Web: http://www.wyzant.com/home.aspx
WyzAnt, Inc is the nation's premiere tutor-student matching service connecting students of all ages with qualified private tutors. Contact Houston Tutors.

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