Learning Differences Resources for Families
Over the years we've compiled the following list of learning differences sites & resource. Please feel free to leave us a comment if you have recommendations for additional references for families.
"All Kinds of Minds is a non-profit Institute that helps students who struggle with learning measurably improve their success in school and life by providing programs that integrate educational, scientific, and clinical expertise."
"With over 22,000 members in over 200 affiliates nationwide, CHADD is the nation's leading non-profit organization serving individuals with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD). Through collaborative leadership, advocacy, research, education and support, CHADD provides science-based, evidence-based information about AD/HD to parents, educators, professionals, the media and the general public."
Learning Disabilities Association of America
"The Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) is a non-profit grassroots organization whose members are individuals with learning disabilities, their families, and the professionals who work with them. LDA strives to advance the education and general welfare of children and adults with learning disabilities"
Attention Deficit Disorder Resources
"ADD Resources is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to help people with ADD develop their full potential. Their website offers the National ADHD Directory, the most complete listing of ADHD service providers and products on the Internet and many great articles by national authorities as well as adults with ADD for free downloading."
"The leading Web site on learning disabilities for parents, teachers, and other professionals"
Independent Educational Consultants Association
"Educational consultants counsel students and their families in the selection of educational programs, based on the student's individual needs and talents."
A blog focused on learning disabilities. LD Resources organizes and presents, "lists of tools, schools, organizations and professionals and other resources for the LD community as well as new articles and commentaries." Richard Wanderman founded the site in 1995.