There are many additional resources available to assist families seeking help for their children with learning challenges; Some are simple (and as fun) as the highly-praised family games and computer software listed below.

RECOMMENDED ORGANIZATIONS:

Recommended organizations specializing in specific learning disabilities are:


Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)


Association of Educational Therapists (AET)


International Dyslexia Association (IDA)


CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)



committed to helping students of all demographics in paying for education with research on scholarships, grants, and more.


College Accessibility for Students with Disabilities

provides easy access to scholarship resources with helpful information on how to apply.


ADHD and Sleep


Teacher Resources for Special Needs





RECOMMENDED RESOURCES:

GAMES


  • Blink - The world's fastest card game in a tin box from Out of the Box, Inc.
  • My Word! by Out of the Box, Inc.
  • SET by Set Enterprises
  • Math War (multiplication, addition and subtraction)
  • Get A Clue Picture Mysteries - Lawrence Treat and Paul Karasik


BOOKS


  • "The Myth of Laziness", Mel Levine, M.D.
  • "The 'Putting On The Brakes' Activity Book For Young People with ADHD", Patricia O. Quinn, Judith Stern
  • "A Child's Guide to Attention Deficit Disorder", Daniel G. Amen, M.D.
  • "One Mind at a Time", Mel Levine, M.D.
  • "Educational Care", Mel Levine, M.D.
  • "Change Your Brain, Change Your Life", Daniel G. Amen, M.D.


LEARNING MATERIALS

  • Inspiration 8.0 Software
  • Reasoning and Reading, levels one & two, Joanne Carlisle
  • One Minute Math - multiplication, levels A & B; addition, levels A & B; subtraction, levels A & B

To love what you do and feel that it matters - how could anything be more fun?”

Katherine Graham (former owner/president, Washington Post)


Success is a journey, not a destination.