Comprehensive Websites to explore: * we do not endorse any of these. Purely for your information. This list is in progress and continues to be developed.  If you have a resource you would like for us to add to our list, please email admin.@lakepointegranbury.org

Autism Beacon -  comprehensive resource website

Autism Speaks

EducateAutism.com

http://phdinspecialeducation.com/autism-aspergers/

http://www.autismradio.org/

http://singlemothersgrants.org/ Financial assistance programs available to help single moms with utility bills, medical expenses, etc. 

ADHD Parent Information: Click here for PDF

Autism Support Network:  10 Commandments to Parenting a child with Autism...

Texas Autism Research & Resource Center- has launched a website that can help Texans find the information and services they need to support people diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

Autism/Asperger's Books and Information:

Future Horizons, Arlington, Tx has the largest collection of Autism and Asperger's related books and materials. click here  for a digital edition of their latest catalog.

For New Diagnosis:

Families for Effective Autism Treatment - North Texas has a download booklet that is designed for the parent of young children just receiving a diagnosis, offers training and support to parents and professionals, holds support group meetings.

Autism Speaks is great and VERY thorough website that covers EVERYTHING and every age range.

Resource Library - For those who want to learn more about autism, browse the latest books, magazine articles, educational manuals, software, and much more.

Autism Inspiration - Great website for monthly subscription. Has printables, social stories and tools for managing at home and school.

ADHD Information and Resources:

Information about ADHD PSYCOM

CHADD - Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder

ADDitude Magazine - "Living Well with Attention Deficit" 

Learning Disabilities:

The Learning Center of North Texas - Testing & Evaluations, Student Support, Adult Support, Parent and Educator Training & Special Events.

The Reading Connection - is the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex's premier private reading clinic and learning center. We provide one-on-one academic assessment and intervention to meet your student's specific, individual needs. Unlike corporate or commercialized tutoring programs, we do not believe one size fits all; instead, we provide highly specialized and skilled intervention that is targeted to the individual and is based on the most recent scientific research in the education field. We have a proven track record of helping students of all ages, in both the private and public setting, become successful and confident lifelong learners.

LDOnline is the world's largest collection of information regarding ADHD and Learning differences, and you can sign up for a weekly e-newsletter with lots of great information!

ADLIT Adolescent Literacy and Reading skills resource

"Apps" - "Complete Guide to Educational and Special Needs Apps" 

Cerebral Palsy GuideCerebral Palsy Guide is a national organization dedicated to educating individuals about cerebral palsy. While raising awareness about this movement disorder, our team is also committed to the support of children with CP and their parents and caregivers.

Advocacy/Training:

Wright's Law.com - everything from Special Education law, newsletters, rights, practices, and how to advocate for your child with ANY kind of disability.

Association for Neurologically Impaired Children - AFNIC has developed a program for children with neurological disabilities that has been extraordinarily successful both at home and school. While the AFNIC philosophy and program can be used anywhere, we are currently only able to provide direct services in the State of Texas.

Local Services (Hood County):

Autism Solutions of Granbury - At Autism Solutions of Granbury we are concerned with the unique needs of your child.  We believe that ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) therapy is essential to the behavioral and academic achievement of any child on the autism spectrum, whether or not they are currently enrolled in a traditional special education program.

Spectrum Autism Services -  Comprehensive Parent support and training, in-home training for home and school improvement in social skills, behavior, routines, family understanding and collaboration.  Great source of support! 

Texas Resources:

Burkhart Center for Autism - Current Issues, Research and Information from Texas Tech

Texas Autism Research & Resource Center - has launched a website that can help Texans find the information and services they need to support people diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD); free on-line training seminars.

Cerebral Palsy GuideCerebral Palsy Guide is a national organization dedicated to educating individuals about cerebral palsy. While raising awareness about this movement disorder, our team is also committed to the support of children with CP and their parents and caregivers.

Best Practice Links

www.TheSpectrumGuide.com   

The Spectrum Guide helps you to identify resources for the autistic in your area

 

  • Cerebral Palsy Guide
  • Birth Injury Center Birth Injury Center was created to raise awareness and shine a light on this important issue. Our easy to navigate and comprehensive website is dedicated to promoting awareness of common birth injuries and their causes. Our mission is to help users find helpful information on devastating birth injuries and their symptoms, causes, and treatment options.