Special Needs/Special Needs Advocacy

Books:

Wrightslaw: From Emotions to Advocacy: The Special Education Survival Guide, Peter W. D. Wright, Pamela Darr Wright

How To Compromise With Your School District Without Compromising Your Child: A Field Guide For Getting Effective Services For Children With Special Needs, Gary Mayerson

A Parent’s Guide to Special Education: Insider Advice on How to Navigate the System and Help Your Child Succeed, Linda Wilmshurst, Alan W. Brue

The Out-of-Sync Child : Recognizing and Coping With Sensory Integration Dysfunction, Carol Stock Kranowitz

The Connected Child: Bring Hope and Healing to Your Adoptive Family, Karyn B. Purvis, David R. Cross, and Wendy Lyons Sunshine

Adoption and the School, edited by Lansing Wood and Nancy Ng

Dr. Larry Silver’s Advice to Parents on Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Dr. Larry Silver

The Power of Visual Imagery: A Reading Comprehension Program for Students with Reading Difficulties, Dr. Karen Patricia Kelly

Reflections from a Different Journey: What Adults with Disabilities Wish All Parents Knew (McGraw-Hill, 2004; DisABILITIESBOOKS, 2011)

Films:

Including Samuel

Riding the Bus with My Sister

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?

Forrest Gump

Napoleon Dynamite

There’s Something About Mary

Radio

Websites:

Special Needs Advocacy Network http://www.spanmass.org/

Education-A-Must http://www.education-a-must.com/

Federation for Children with Special Needs http://fcsn.org/index.php

Special Needs and Special Gifts http://specialneedsadvocate.com/

CNY Special Needs Advocacy, LLC http://cnyspecialneedsadvocacy.com/

Stores/Products/Tools:

Fun and Function http://funandfunction.com/

Step Forward 123 http://www.stepforward123.com/

Shop Sensory http://shopsensory.com/