Tag Archives: Disabilities

Advance Notice:Transition to Post-Secondary Settings for Students with Special Needs – Planning for Success

The Billerica Parent Advisory Council for Special Education invites you to: Transition to Post-Secondary Settings for Students with Special Needs: Planning for Success Presented by Renee Goldberg, Ed.D., C.E.P. Wednesday, May 19, 2010 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Billerica Memorial … Continue reading

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Book for Parents of Students with Special Needs

Joan Celebi, parent coach, has just published a new book. These are the details: Balanced Living All Year for Families with Children with Special Needs. Information on her web site. She also publishes a free newsletter and has many more … Continue reading

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Gay Jackson, R.N., BS joins Educational Options

Gay Jackson 617-719-3674 gay@optionsined.com www.optionsined.com November 18, 2009 Gay Jackson, R.N., BS, joined Educational Options as an educational consultant on November 8, 2009. Gay has over 30 years experience working as a registered nurse and has spent over half of … Continue reading

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DE-ESCALATING A CRISIS SITUATION WITH YOUR TEEN

Tips for De-escalating Instead of Re-escalating a Crisis Situation By Kris Kilpatrick Helping run a treatment program for adolescent girls, I’ve had many opportunities to intervene therapeutically in crisis situations. Crises often come at unexpected times and can be overwhelming … Continue reading

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Planning for Success: College and Postsecondary Options for Students with Special Needs

Powerpoint of a presentation scheduled for Algonquin Regional High School. College, postgraduate (PG) years, and transition programs are all addressed. The presentation will be rescheduled later in the year.

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An Open Letter to Parents

An Open Letter to Parents of Students With Disabilities About to Enter College Dear Parents, I have been working in the area of students with disabilities at the college level for more than 30 years, but that is not why … Continue reading

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