Home Community Resources Community Information Resources & Links
Summit Camp & Travel - Resources & Links
Resources & Links

Susan Haberman (Educational Consultant)

Susan Haberman is a parent of one of our campers here at Summit. She is an Educational Consultant and Advocate in the Massachusetts area for children with Learning Disabilities, ADHD, Autism and more. She helps parents navigate their child's educations - helping students shine!
 

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks has grown into the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism.
 

Special Education Advisor

The most popular IEP and Special Education Advising, Social Network site.
 

The Jewish Community Center (JCC) of Northern Virginia

An organization that offers quality programs and activities. They provide a number of  programs for special needs children as well. They are conveniently located in Fairfax, VA just one mile west of the Beltway.
 

Special Needs Planning

Maedi Carney-a parent of a camper here at Summit has created a series of workshops, a Comprehensive Special Needs Life Plan Process and an Interactive DVD: Preparation of the Letter of Intent to help parents navigate through the financial and legal maze of planning for long-term needs.
 

LDAMC - Help Line

The LDAMC-Help Line is a networking and resource sharing tool for members of the Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County, Maryland. 
 

For our Kids For Ourselves

For Our Kids, For Ourselves provides emotional support, resources and a social network to Parents who have children with ADHD, sensory processing issues, mild mood disorders and other related diagnoses in the greater Washington DC area.
 

Peterson's

This resource is a guide to Colleges that offer programs for children with Learning Difficulties that are appropriate for your child.
 

E-How: College Selection

This website highlights step-by-step instructions-how to find the right college for your child.
 

Parent USA City

A website designed to help parents find appropriate summer camps for their child.
 

OLWEUS

A website designed to improve peer relationships. To ensure the safety and well-being of our children
 

OASIS @ MAPP Services

MAPP stands for "More advanced individuals with Autism, Asperger's syndrome, and Pervasive developmental disorder (PDD)" and the site lists a plethora of relevant resources and information.
 

ADHD/Executive Functioning

Internationally recognized ADHD Authority provides facts and helpful resources along with courses that can be taken on ADHD. Wonderful speaker.
 

National Professional Resources Inc.

The best one stop shop of resources for parents and professionals.
 

Kids Enabled

Kids Enabled is a resource for parents and professionals in the greater Atlanta, GA., area that addresses the issues and challenges that come from caring for and teaching children with learning differences. Articles feature the latest therapies and interventions related to speech and language, gross and fine motor skills, nutrition and innovative teaching methods. New articles appear on the Web site every two weeks!
 

NLD on the Web

This comprehensive website covers all aspects of NLD.
 

NLDline

Highly educational and thorough NLD website that includes a section exploring the overlap and difference between NLD and AS.
 

CHADD

Leading Non-Profit Serving People Affected By AD/HD.
 

Learning Disabilities Association (LDA)

Since 1963, LDA has provided support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals.
 

Asperger’s Association of New England (AANE)

The Asperger’s Association of New England (AANE)'s mission is to foster awareness, respect, acceptance, and support for individuals with AS and related conditions and their families.

 

Asperger Syndrome Education Network (ASPEN)

ASPEN provides families and individuals whose lives are affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders (Asperger Syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorder-NOS)
 

Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA)

IECA is widely recognized as the nation’s leading professional organization for those educational placement advisors working in private practice. For more than 30 years IECA has helped its members to effectively serve families in placements that include colleges, local day and boarding schools, schools or programs for students with learning or behavioral needs, international placements, summer opportunities, and graduate and professional schools.
 

LD OnLine

LD OnLine seeks to help children and adults reach their full potential by providing accurate and up-to-date information and advice about learning disabilities and ADHD.
 

Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association

Primarily a support group for parents in New York, this site also offers comprehensive information and links on high-functioning special needs / aspergers / autism.