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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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What Should You Do When Waiting For Your College Acceptances?

If you are a high school senior, you may have already heard from some of your colleges. Our students are waiting to hear from many more colleges and universities, which can be difficult and stressful. Current clients at Educational Options … Continue reading

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Homeward Bound Services

Educational Options is partnering with Homeward Bound to provide our families with support as the student returns home after attending a treatment program or boarding school. The following excerpt is taken from the Homeward Bound web site: The reunion affects … 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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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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Gabbin with the Goldbergs: Volume 1, Number 3

Five Easy Tips to Ease the College Application Process Ah yes,  rising 12th graders are now in the throes of applying to college, and my best bet is many are having a hard time. There is a great deal of … Continue reading

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