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Advocacy Services


As Special Education Advocates and Disability Specialists, we assist parents throughout the state of Florida and beyond. We speak regularly on disability related topics at professional conferences and parent groups. Founder, Stacey Hoaglund, is the editor of The Autism Notebook Magazine and has appeared on several television and radio broadcasts related to issues facing those with disabilities.

We advocate for children whose disabilities include:
• Autism Spectrum Disorders
• Other Health Impairments to include ADD/ADHD
• Learning Disabilities
• Speech or Language Impairments
• Intellectual Disabilities
• Emotional Behavior Disability
• Hearing Impairments
• Vision Impairments
• Orthopedic Impairments
 

When you retain our services, we will:
• Review IEP, 504, psycho-educational evaluations, and all pertinent documents. Reports of recommendations to be prepared and submitted to parents, caregivers and/or schools as appropriate.
• Determine the strengths and needs of the student through a variety of measures including interview, observations, and review of all prior assessments and pertinent information.
• Inform you about your Special Education rights and relevant educational issues.
• Offer recommendations of any necessary assessments and/or evaluation areas.
• Objectively analyze your child’s educational program.
• Conduct school/home observations to ensure that appropriate services and goals are implemented, as needed.
• Assist you in obtaining the most appropriate educational program for your child pursuant to IDEA.
• Attend IEP meetings to support students and parents.
• Assess current curriculum, methodologies, and organizational systems.
• Link parents with a variety of community resources.
• Above all else you will receive guidance on how to advocate successfully for your loved one. It is the goal of Disability Training and Support Specialists to help parents become their child’s best advocate.

Disability Training and Support Services accepts payments through personal or business checks, cash, money orders or through on-line payments.

 

Go for the Goal! A Parent’s Guide to Creating Meaningful IEP Goals – Book Purchase
Parents must be knowledgeable in recognizing and understanding their rights to the special education that their child needs and deserves before they can become strong advocates.

Regardless of whether you are a parent of a child with a disability, an educator or provider of special needs services, chances are good that you have challenges deciphering how to write Individual Education Plan goals. In this comprehensive, easy-to-read book, you will find a vast array of sample goals to set you on a course to become a truly active participant in the IEP process.

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Or purchase it for a limited time in hard copy for $12.99, which includes shipping and handling in the US, by clicking on Paypal through this site or by contacting our office.

 

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