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A1 Advocate Liz Capone, M.S.
5425 Mt. Gilead Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136
(240) 350-8078
Email: lizcaponeadvocate | at |
A Special Education Advocate that gets kids the IEP and services they deserve. Also an Expert Witness, Liz has testified in 60+ Due Process Hearings.

A Brighter Side Education Advocacy
Jessica Kirk, M.ed.
606 Lee Way
Bel Air, MD 21014
(443) 255-4380
Email: kirkjessica | at |
I work for families who have children with multitudes of disabilities. I assist and guide them through the Team process. Empowering and educating families is also a priority.

A Lesson Learned, Inc.
Dr. Judith Hannah
48 Bucher John Road
Union Bridge, MD 21791-9527
(410) 775-7552
Email: judyhannah | at |
A comprehensive tutoring practice for children or adults, needing multisensory or remedial instruction by a state certified teacher, with ancillary in special education and reading.

AA Advocacy Services
Dr. Paula McCormick
P.O. Box 1330
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
(410) 729-1003; (410) 729-2191 (fax)
Email: docpkm | at |
Former Special Education Hearing Officer helping children and families with special needs get the educational services and placement they require.

ABCs for Life Success, LLC
Michelle Davis, M. Ed.
8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1100
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 526-8512
Email: abc4success | at |
Educational consultants working with parents to navigate the school system, secure specialized services, school placement. Comprehensive evaluations. Parent training, educator workshops. Help with dispute options.

Abilities Network
300 E. Joppa Road
Suite 1103
Towson, MD 21286
(410) 828-7700; (410) 828-7708 (fax)

About Better Communication Dynamics
Beth Lawrence, MA, CCC-SLP
6115 Falls Road Suite LL-B
Baltimore, MD 21209
(410) 375-5374; (410) 585-0449 (fax)
Email: languagelady1 | at |
We provide a variety of language services to children birth to 21, including individual and group articulation, voice, fluency and social-pragmatics.

Sheri R. Abrams, Esq.
Attorney at Law
10467 White Granite Drive, Suite 306
Oakton, VA 22124
(571) 328-5795
Email: sheri | at |
Practice Social Security Disability Law and Prepare Wills, Special Needs Trusts, Living Wills, Health Care & Financial Powers of Attorney. Serving Virginia, DC and Maryland.

Academic Consulting Services
Dana Reinhardt, M.Ed.
4863 Shellbark Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 581-2372
Email: dana | at |
Provides special education consultation and advocacy services to families including IEP/504 development/meeting attendance, school observations, identifying educational needs and appropriate programs.

Michelle Weslager
101 Highland Dr.
Elkton, MD 21921
(410) 620-3173
Email: owner | at |
Autism in Cecil County: Education for Support and Success is a support group in Cecil County, MD for those interested in enhancing the lives of those with autism.

ADA and IT Information Center for the Mid-Atlantic Region
TransCen, Inc.
451 Hungerford Drive, Suite 607
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 217-0124 (V/TTY); (800) 949-4232 (V/TTY)
Email: adainfo | at |

Advocate for Education
Tom Mendenhall
PO Box 575
St. Michaels, MD 21663
(410) 924-6944; (240) 830-9153 (fax)
Email: tom | at |
Helping Parents with IEP's and Other Special Education Related Processes. Serving Maryland's Eastern Shore & Beyond

Mary Albrecht-Jordan, Esq.
Attorney at Law
14 Crain Hwy. S.W.
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
(410) 760-4512; (449) 951-0499 (fax)
Email: majordan | at |
MD attorney with practice focused on Special Education

All Can Read LLC
Faune Marie Watkins
6829 Elm Street, Suite 240
McLean, VA 22101
(703) 288-2943
Email: allcanread | at |
Intensive multisensory reading program for children with Dyslexia and learning differences. We use a scientific researched based reading program. Wilson Certified Teacher.

Carrie L. Allston, LLC
306 William Way
Stevensville, MD 21666
(443) 988-3682; (866) 834-4852 (fax)
Email: carrie | at |
My company provides families with Consultation and Advocacy services for students with Special Education needs. Academic Testing is available. Private tutoring is available for students K-8

Ally Behavior Centers
Marcus Charles (Marketing)
1390 Piccard Drive, Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850
(240) 342-2666
Email: info | at |
We provide center-based ABA therapy to young children on the autism spectrum in a preschool like setting. Located in Rockville, Beltsville & Chantilly, VA.

American Dream Reading Program
Sheila Goodfriend
8796 Boulder Ridge Road
Laurel, MD 20723
(301) 490-6303; (301) 490-6304 (fax)
Email: asgfriend | at |
Tutoring Services for children of special needs..."Answers to the Stumbling Blocks to Reading" Emphasis on Phonemes, Decoding, Handwriting Finger-Spelling, b d p discrimination

AMS Educational Consultation Services  (AMSECS)
Dr. Shell
8104 Red Farm Lane
Bowie, MD 20715
(240) 206-8557; (775) 871-9743 (fax)
Email: docshell | at |
special education advocacy; educational consultant; counseling at-risk children and youth; teacher & staff training & development; technical support to private, charter, and public schools.

Annapolis Diagnostics and Educational Resources
Paulette P. Forbes, M.A.Ed.
1443 Middle Way
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 757-7321
Email: kidzdevelopment | at |
Special Education evaluation and treatment of children ages Birth to Six. School observation/consultation. Workshops for parents and professionals.

Anne Arundel County Down Syndrome Connection
c/o ARC of AAC
931 Spa Road
Annapolis, MD 21401
(888) 279-2279
The mission of the Anne Arundel County Down Syndrome Connection is to encourage, empower and embrace children and adults who have Down Syndrome and their families.

Appelbaum Eye Care Associates, P.C.
Dr. Stan Appelbaum
Dr. Bryce Appelbaum
6509 Democracy Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20817
133 Defense Highway, Suite #113
Annapolis, MD 21401
(301) 897-8484; (301) 897-8486 (fax)
Developmental/Behavioral Optometry. Examinations, vision therapy, lenses. Specializes in treatment of children and adults with behavioral, sensorimotor, learning-related vision difficulties, strabismus, amblyopia, myopia

Applied Counseling and Psychoeducational Services
Myra L. Burgee, Ph.D.
932 Hungerford Drive, Suite 5B
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 933-2374; (301) 353-9093 (fax)
Email: MLBurgee | at |
Provide psychoeducational evaluations to assess cognitive ability, attention functioning, learning styles, educational achievement for diagnostic purposes (LD, ADHD, anxiety, depression) and learning strategies.

Arc of Frederick County
620-A Research Drive
Frederick, MD 21703
(301) 663-0909

Arc of Maryland, Inc.
49 Old Solomons Island Road, Suite 205
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 571-9320; (410) 974-6139 (In Balt.)
Email: cmarchand | at |

The Arc Montgomery County
11600 Nebel Street
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 984-5777; (301) 816-2429 (fax)
Email: DeborahM | at |
Supporting children, youth and families affected by intellectual and developmental disabilities by providing inclusive child care, work skills training, community living services, resources and advocacy.

Arthritis Foundation, Maryland Chapter
J. Karen Krug, V.P., Education
9505 Reisterstown Rd., Ste. 1 North
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 654-6570; (800) 365-3811; (410) 654-9270 (fax)
Email: mdchapt | at |

ASK & ACES at The Option Group
Mary Jo Siebert
11019 McCormick Rd, Suite #260
Hunt Valley, MD 21031
(410) 967-0122
Email: aainfo | at |
A professional, fee for service program working with children and families, throughout Maryland. Helping them understand their rights, the law, and obtaining services for success.

Asperger Parent Support Group
Severna Park, Maryland (Anne Arundel County)
Sandy D'Erasmo
(410) 647-9502
Email: sderasmo | at |

Atlantic Seaboard Dyslexia Education Center
Ellen O'Neill
22 West Jefferson Street, Suite 307
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 762-2414
Email: questions | at |
Trains teachers, tutors and parents to use multisensory structured language techniques proven to improve reading, writing and math performance. ASDEC also serves children and adults directly.

Attentive Behavior Care
Bob Barocas
7103 Milford Industrial Road
Baltimore, MD 21208
(410) 424-7000
Email: bob | at |
Attentive Behavior Care (ABC) is a Behavioral Health Center of Excellence providing ABA services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

The Attention Fix Educational Consulting, LLC
Paula Moraine, M.Ed.
2021 A Emmorton Rd. Suite 224
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 530-7081
Email: pmoraine | at |
Tutoring, coaching, professional development for students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, ADHD, Executive Function, Autism.

The Auburn School, Baltimore Campus
Marjorie Hoffman
1710 Dulaney Valley Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
(410) 321-4799
Email: admissions.baltimore | at |
The mission of The Auburn School is to grow the social and academic potential of bright students with social and communication challenges.

The Auburn School, Silver Spring Campus
Mollie Shaffer, Admissions
9545 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 588-8084
Email: admissions.silverspring | at |
The mission of The Auburn School is to grow the social and academic potential of bright students with social and communication challenges.

Augmenting Ability
Melissa Ward
260 Gateway Drive Suite 5A
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 452-8115
Email: musictherapy | at |
With locations in Harford, Carroll, and Baltimore counties, Augmenting Ability provides music therapy services to address social, emotional, cognitive, behavioral, and quality of life needs. Adaptive music lessons are also available.

Autism Advocacy
Terra Evans
5257 Buckeystown Pike
Frederick, MD 21704
(301) 225-1212
Email: spectrumlegal | at |
Autism advocate services - IEP reviews to conform to SMART IEP according to the laws of IEP and Maryland.

Autism-Asperger Association of Calvert County, Inc.
Deborah Ursiny, President
P.O. Box 2323
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
(410) 326-5050
Email: AAACC | at |
We work to raise awareness of autism spectrum disorders, improve educational opportunities, provide advocacy and information, find and develop resources and promote employability to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families of individuals on the autism spectrum.

Autism Family Coordination Program (JSSA)
200 Wood Hill Road
Rockville, MD 20850
JSSA Intake: (301) 816-2633; (301) 838-4200; (301) 610-8403 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Provides support for family to make informed decisions and access services maximizing quality of life, development potential, functioning of loved ones and the entire family.

David R. Bach, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 650
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 738-7655; (301) 424-0124 (fax)
Email: laurabach1 | at |
As part of his practice, Mr. Bach works as an advocate on behalf of minor children including children with special needs, IDEA, IEP’s, 504's, as well as the failure of the school to provide adequate accommodations for children with special needs.

Baltimore-Chesapeake Chapter of the Autism Society of America
508 Hampton Lane
Towson, MD 21286
E-mail: questions | at |
BCC-ASA provides monthly support group, newsletter, library, and educational seminars for anyone who needs help raising, working with and/or advocating for someone with autism.

Baltimore County Family Navigator Services
Linda Pearl
2300 Dulaney Valley Road
Timonium, MD 21093
(410) 252-4700 Ext. 265
Email: FamilyNavigator | at |
Family Navigators offer support and guidance while helping families identify their strengths and needs and develop a family plan of action.

Baltimore Lab School
2220 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 261-5500; (410) 366-7680 (fax)
Email: winifred.winston | at |
We serve students in 1st-12th grade with learning disabilities and ADHD using an arts-based curriculum to help students overcome difficulties in math, reading and writing.

Bass Educational Services, LLC
3403 Olandwood Court Suite 101
Olney, MD
(301) 774-5211; (240) 220-0564 (fax)
Email: judy | at |
Comprehensive college planning services for students with learning differences, beginning as early as freshman year. Families are guided throughout the college selection and admissions process.

Beacon Education Solutions
Kathryn Chib, M.Ed.
1901 Sulgrave Ave
Baltimore, MD 21209
(213) 369-3277
Email: kchib | at |
Beacon is a team of education consultants and advocates who empower parents to find long-term, sustainable solutions for students with unique learning needs. We specialize in IEP and 504 planning, behavior support, and special education programming.

Beautiful Minds, LLC.
Choyce Simmons
225B Boxwood Road, Unit 205
Annapolis, MD 21403
(240) 780-8535
Email: beautifulmindsllc19 | at |
Educational Therapy & Educational Advocacy, Youth Grief/Mentor Support

The Benedictine School
Cindy Thornton, Admissions
14299 Benedictine Lane
Ridgley, MD 21660
(410) 634-2112 Ext. 1130; (410) 634-2640 (fax)
Email: admissions | at |
Serving children ages 5-21 living with Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and Multiple Disabilities. Providing individualized programming with a high staff to student ratio and multidisciplinary approach.

Andrea Bennett, M.Ed.
The Special Kids Company
3618 Underoak Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 418-5590; (410) 418-5426 (fax)
Email: abennett | at |
Experienced educational consultant providing assistance with IEP/504 process including; assessment, data analysis, document developement, meeting attendance, observations, record reviews. Servicing D.C. and Baltimore metro areas.

Bethesda Speech for Kids
Mandy Hart
6310 Tulsa Lane
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 530-6021
Email: mandyspeechpath | at |
Pediatric specialist in oral-motor issues affecting articulation and 'picky eaters', autism, PROMPT trained, auditory processing, tongue thrust, expressive and receptive language. Registered Drama Therapist.

Beyond Limits
Education Advocacy & Consultation
PO Box 511
Churchville, MD 21028
(410) 656-7624
Email: megan | at |

BFD, Educational Services, LLC
Amy Brannock, CEO
8489 Rugby Road #400
Pasadena, MD 21122
(410) 437-3271
Email: amybrannock | at |
We provide support to families, helping them to understand the IEP/504 process- bridging the gap between home and school. We also conduct educational testing.

Suzanne Keith Blattner, M.S. Ed and Associates
Integrated Therapy Services for Children and Families (ITS)
10605 Concord St. Suite 100
Kensington, Maryland 20895
(301) 962-0800 ext 1
Email: | at |
Experienced special education consultants and advocates. Serving families of children birth through high school. Supporting IEP development, placement and monitoring in public and private sector.

Sandra Blumenreich & Associates LLC
Sandra Blumenreich
253 Community Center Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(301) 758-5770
Email: sandra | at |
A collaborative approach to obtaining appropriate services for children. Working with you, your child, and the school district to improve your student's educational plan. This includes training on achieving FAPE collaboratively.

The Buddy Project, Inc.
Eric D. Zimmerman
2107 Chestnut Lane
Frederick, MD 21702
(301) 694-7250
Email: ericzimmerman | at |
Technology and Training to the disabled.

BodyBenders Physical Therapy
Katie Glaser-LeClere
164D West Main St.
PO Box 345
New Market, MD 21774
(301) 807-9955
Email: pt | at |
Pediatric PT provided by a Board-Certified Pediatric Specialist. Orthotic casting, weight supported gait therapy, conservative management of bowel and bladder dysfunction, birth to 18.

Robert S. Bokman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
51 Monroe Street, Suite 1402
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 762-0004; (301) 762-4455 (fax)
Email: rob | at |
Legal services for children and parents, including special education, suspension and expulsion, and juvenile delinquency.

Brain Injury Association of Maryland
Kernan Hospital
2200 Kernan Drive
Baltimore, MD 21207
(410) 448-2924; (800) 221-6443 (in MD)
Email: info | at |

Chaya Braun Photography (Special Needs)
2833 Smith Ave #117
Baltimore, MD 21208
(410) 941-8070
Email: contactchayabraun | at |
Chaya specializes in capturing those precious moments and the angelic spirit of newborns and children of all needs.

Breakthrough Developmental Services, LLC
Barbara Erby-Young
6495 New Hampshire Ave., A-307
Hyattsville, MD 20783
(855) 255-5270; (855) 513-1069 (fax)
Email: info | at |
ABA-based individualized, comprehensive, and functional programs provided by credentialed staff members. We focus on academic, daily living, and social skills. BHCOE accredited.

Kimberly M Brooks, Ph.D. & Assoc. Inc.
8607 Second Avenue, Ste 506A
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 589-1898; (301) 589-2838 (fax)
Email: Kimberly | at |
We are a private practice with psychologist and speech therapist. We provide comprehensive developmental, psychological and psycho-educational evaluations. We also provide intervention services.

Janet Burt, Esq.
Attorney at Law
201 International Circle, Suite 230
Hunt Valley, MD 21030
(410) 929-5775; (410) 891-5601 (fax)
Email: JanetHBurt | at |
I represent children with special needs and their families in their efforts to obtain the education to which they are entitled.

Ellen A. Callegary, Esq.
James F. Silver, Esq.
Karen S. Smith, Esq.
Harold W. Pskowski, Esq.

Attorneys at Law
Betsy K. Gamse, Paralegal
201 N. Charles Street, Suite 1402
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 576-7606; (410) 576-0454 (fax)
Email: betsy | at |
Legal advocacy throughout Maryland for disabled individuals. We help clients receive appropriate services including special education. We do family law, guardianships and special needs trusts.

Camp Aristotle
9545 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(202) 715-6244
Email: info | at |
Camp Aristotle provides exciting activities designed to foster exploration and social success for kids with social and communication challenges. Located throughout MD and VA.

Camp Shoresh
Rabbi David Finkelstein
2428 Pleasant View Rd.
Adamstown, MD 21710
(410) 358-8571
Email: contactcampshoresh | at |
Camp Shoresh is a place where Jewish children of all backgrounds can come together for unforgettable summers they'll remember forever. We cater to children of all backgrounds, and special needs children have a very special place in our hearts.

Camp Sonshine
16819 New Hampshire Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20905
(301) 989-2267
Email: info | at |
Programs are tailored to meet the developmental needs of each age group and combine ridiculous amounts of fun with meaningful moments that kids remember.

Capital Neurology
Marc P. DiFazio, M.D.
9715 Medical Center Drive, Suite 233
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 309-2211; (301) 928-3244; (240) 536-0263 (fax)
Email: mddifazio | at |
Comprehensive Pediatric Neurologic services to include diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy, movement disorders, attention deficit, autism and headache.

Cardinal Reading Strategies, LLC
Dr. Walter E. Dunson
20225 Maple Leaf Court
Montgomery Village, MD 20886
(202) 595-4002
Email: drwed | at |
Our primary objective, with the Orton-Gillingham tradition as our foundation, is to meet the needs of students requiring instruction or remediation in reading and spelling.

CARE Rehab
Lin Leslie
1026 Cromwell Bridge Road
Baltimore, MD 21186
(410) 583-1515; (877) 275-2273; (410) 583-2480 (fax)
Email: lleslie | at |
Offers therapy, tutoring and assessments in its private practice clinic. CARE is distinguished for its unsurpassed and specialized occupational, physical and speech-language therapy for children and young adults.

Caring Communities
Mona Freedman
5360-E Enterprise Street
Eldersburg, MD 21784
(410) 549-5707
Email: mona | at |
Offering disability-related training, education, publications, and events for the benefit of people with disabilities, their families, caregivers, and healthcare and education professionals.

The Center for Adoption Support and Education, Inc. (C.A.S.E.)
11120 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 205
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 593-9200; (301) 593-9203 (fax)
Email: caseadopt | at |
C.A.S.E. is a support center for adoptive families, providing specialized therapeutic services as well as numerous educational programs. C.A.S.E. offers several programs for promoting school success for adopted children and teens, particularly those whose learning may be impacted by pre-adoptive experiences.

* Center for Children
Diana Colomo, Executive Assistant
6100 Radio Station Rd
La Plata, MD 20646
(301) 609-9887; (301) 609-9091 (fax)
Email: colomo | at |
The Center for Children is a private, non-profit organization that provides comprehensive mental health services to children and their families.
* Center for Children sponsored a Wrightslaw event in 2011 and 2013.

Center for Children - Family Resource Center
1110 Mall Circle
St. Charles Town Center
PO Box 2924
LaPlata, MD 20646
(301) 374-6696
Email: lyoung | at |
To help families advocate for thier children with special needs children in school and life.

The Center for Pediatric and Developmental Medicine
Ingrid Valentine, JD
2110 Priest Bridge Drive Suite # 10
Crofton, MD 21114
(410) 451 5105; (410) 451-5106 (fax)
Email: cpdm | at |
Educational advocate-assist families (through mediation, negotiation and IEP review) with protecting the rights of and obtaining services for special needs children.

Center for Young Children
Dr. C. Samango-Sprouse Dir/CEO
2772 Rutland Rd.
Davidsonville, MD 21035
(410) 798-7934; (410) 798-4801 (fax)
Email: sprousekids | at |
We offer a comprehensive neurodevelopmental evaluation for children with neurogenetic disorders: targeted treatment based on brain based research; development of roadmap for improvement and excellent Recovery; and assistance with school services and development of IEP.

Century Mental Health
George Carlson, Ph.D., LCSW-C
5570 Sterrett Place, Suite 101
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 730-0552; (410) 715-4720 (fax)
Email: jgmd | at |
George’s areas of clinical expertise include surviving trauma, post traumatic stress disorder, childhood and adolescent behavioral issues and school concerns, depression, anxiety, and ADHD

CHADD of Greater Baltimore
Linda Spencer
2634 Turf Valley Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 377-0249
Email: CHADD168 | at |
Support groups for Adults and parents of children with ADHD in Greater Baltimore, Harford, Howard, Montgomery and Frederick counties.

Charting the Course, LLC
Beth Ann Hancock
PO Box 350
Lothian, MD 20711
(443) 292-2523
Email: info | at |
Providing educational advocacy and navigation services, primarily for children with behavioral health challenges. Serving Maryland's DC Metro and Southern Counties.

Anne Evans
15825 Glacier Court
North Potomac, MD 20878
(301) 775-4334
Email: freebird8588 | at |
Chatterbox is a well-established practice that provides speech/language therapy & evaluations for children & young adults delivered in your home.

Chelsea School
711 Pershing Drive
Silver Spring MD 20910
(301) 585-1430; (301) 585-5865 (fax)
Chelsea School is a coeducational day school serving students in grades 5-12. Chelsea students have average to above intellectual capabilities and a diagnosed, language based learning disability.

Chesapeake Down Syndrome Parent Group, Inc. (CDSPG, Inc.)
Patrick Neary, President
PO Box 20127
Baltimore, MD 21284-0127
(410) 321-5434
The purpose of the Chesapeake Down Syndrome Parent Group, Inc. is to serve families of and persons with Down syndrome by providing information and support.

Chesapeake Occupational Therapy Associates, llc
Debra Taylor
1419 Forest Drive, Suite 210
Annapolis, MD 21114
(410) 280-8774; (410) 267-1995 (fax)
Email: debrataylor | at |
Pediatric Occupational Therapy, specializing in Sensory Integration, Therapeutic Listening,fine motor, handwriting,ADHD, Autism, neurological deficits, and social skills groups.

Chesapeake Psychological Services of MD, LLC
6430 Rockledge Drive, Suite 500
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 562-8448
Email: kathleennadeau | at |
We are a highly experienced multidisciplinary specialty group headed by Founder and Clinical Director Kathleen Nadeau, Ph.D. focused on ADHD, Learning and Behavioral Health

Child Justice Center
Stephen A. Shechtel P.A.
17 West Jefferson Street, Suite 205
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 309-1440; (301) 309-1566 (fax)
Email: Jaime | at |
The Child Justice Center, a division of the Law Office of Stephen A. Shechtel P.A., represents students and their parents in matters related to special education.

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
8181 Professional Place, Suite 201
Landover, MD 20785
(301) 306-7070; (800) 233-4050 (Voice mail to request information packet)

The Children's Guild-Baltimore Campus
Admissions-Sarah Davis
410 East Jeffery Street
Baltimore, MD 21225
(443) 243-2168; (410) 354-0515 (fax)
Offers special education day school programs for boys and girls ages 5 – 21 who have emotional disabilities, who are on the autism spectrum and/or who have multiple disabilities that interfere with attending regular school programs.

Children's Therapy Center of Columbia
6420 Dobbin Road, Suite B
Columbia, MD 21045
(410) 997-8081; (410) 997-8082 (fax)
Email: ctcofcolumbia | at |
Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services for children ages 2-16, specializing in sensory integration. Evaluations, Treatment including the use of The Listening Program, Cranio-Sacral techniques, Handwriting programs, self regulation programs and more!

Client Assistance Program
Department of Education
Division of Rehabilitation Services
2301 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 554-9358; (800) 638-6243
Web: Click here

Coaching for the Voyage
Donna Bennett, LCSW-C
Mail: P.O. Box 65, Mechanicsville, MD 20659
Office: 29958 Killpeck Creek Ct., Charlotte Hall, MD 20622
(301) 290-0040 Ext. 13; (301) 290-0050 (fax)
Email: donna | at |
Voyage forward today! Providing compassionate and strengths based ADHD Coaching for children,adolescents and adults; Parent Coaching; and Life Coaching. Flexible office and phone options.

Deborah Cole, Psy.D.
Kings Contrivance Village Center
8640 Guilford Rd., Ste. 235
Columbia, MD 21046
(410) 381-7551
Email: classicart | at |
Assessments, and treatment for children, adolescents, and adults with depression, anxiety, learning problems, OCD, Trichotillomania, ADHD, behavior problems, autism, Aspergers. Evening appts.

College Living Experience
401 North Washington Street, Suite 420
Rockville, MD 20850
(800) 486-5058
Email: admissions | at |
College Living Experience is a post-secondary program that provides intensive assistance with academic, independent living and social skills to college students with special needs as they transition to become independent responsible adults.

Communication Therapy Solutions, Inc. (CTS)
Bonnie S. Kramer, M. Ed., CCC
500 Greenbridge Road
Brookeville, MD 20833
(301) 570-4208
Email: roachdr | at |
CTS provides evidence-based, quality pediatric speech/language therapy services for young children with receptive, expressive, social-pragmatic language, & literacy needs.

Compass Academy
Craig Falk - Dean of Students
4601 Maple Ave
Halethorpe MD 21227
(410) 501-3571; (443) 304-2347 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Compass Academy serves bright students with speech and language disabilities, specific learning differences, ADD/ADHD, high-functioning Autism and PDD-NOS.

Comprehensive Therapy Center
PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs
7000 Tudsbury Road
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 298-7000
Email: roya | at |
The Comprehensive Therapy Center provides a wide range of therapy services for children ages six weeks and older who have developmental delays and disabilities.

Confident Student, LLC
Mary Beth Collins
76 Cranbrook Rd, #289
Coceysville, MD 21030
(410) 692-6145; (443) 705-0227 (fax)
Email: mcollins | at |
Individualized on-site coaching services based in neuroscience for adults or children facing learning, organizational &/or behavioral disorders.

Suzan Cotter, Educational Consultant/Child Advocate
245 Mill Church Road
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 432-6135
Email: suzanx2 | at |
I can assist you and your child in navigating the school system: IEP'S, 504's, parenting, behavior & discipline issues. Retired School Counselor in AACPS.

Linda T. Cox, Esq.
Attorney at Law
127 Lubrano Dr., Suite 201
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 988-3973; (844) 903-4587 (fax)
Email: lindacox | at |
Cox Law Group lawyers have been practicing law in MD more than 40 years. We handle Special Education/IEP Representation, School Advocacy and Estate Planning, including Special Needs Trusts.

Creative Behavioral and Educational Solutions, LLC
Kathryn O'Neill
334 Stratford Rd.
Catonsville, MD 21228
(410) 218-3865
Email: CBES4Kids | at |
CBES offers comprehensive educational services to help children and their families increase academic and social success, improve independence, and build self esteem.

Michele A Cropp, Child Advocate
9101 Gue Road
Damascus, MD 20872
(240) 304-7767; (301) 253-1547 (fax)
Email: michele.cropp | at |

Carol Custer, LLC
3527 Chick Lane
Rosemont, MD 21701
(301) 788-6198
Email: carol | at |
1:1 tutoring in your home by certified special education teacher; advocacy services (will attend IEP & 504 meetings with you); New Direction Support Broker

Cypress Creek Therapy Associates
Natalie Tayag
645 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. Suite 211
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 384-9242; (410) 384-9703 (fax)
3168 Braverton St., Suite 200
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 956-7868; (410) 956-7998 (fax)
Email: bgallagher | at |
Cypress Creek Therapy Associates is a one-on-one therapy provider offering speech, physical, and occupational therapies to children and adults.

Danielle Darcy Lifestyle
10429 Dalebrooke Lane
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 787-4288
Email: danielle | at |
We create a unique, organized, categorized home environment with our Visual Cue System™ that helps children learn, read and communicate better.

Deaf Education Advancement Foundation
Angel Gasior
2240 Deadora Dr.
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 790-3619
Email: deafoundation4md | at |
We are parent support group that offers regular meetings regarding advocacy and topics pertinent to hearing loss. We actively pursue improved educational opportunities for children who are deaf and hard of hearing through cooperation with public and private school facilities.

Decoding Dyslexia Maryland
Laura Schultz
22811 Washington Street, Suite 2
Leonardtown, MD 20650
(703) 477-4848
Email: decodingdyslexiamd | at |
Support, Awareness & Advocacy for Dyslexia in Maryland. Contact DDMD if you would like to help change MD education!

Joe Dickson, M.S. - Behavioral Consultations
14 S. Beaumont Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228
(443) 690-3560
Email: joedicksonbc | at |
Providing behavioral consultations to children, adolescents and young adults with Austism/Asperger's Syndrome. Facilitating successful navigation, home-school-community. Bridging the home school gap.

Disability Advocacy Institute LLC
Adam Neal
PO Box 420
Lusby, MD 20657
(804) 432-8149
Email: advocates | at |
Provides advocacy to families with special needs addressing educational services and placement. Provides consultation to students who are transitioning to post-secondary education, employment, or DDA.

Kearney Doherty, Educational Consulting
1521 Ritchie Highway #39
Arnold, MD 21012
(443) 924-6096
Email: Kearney | at |
Helping parents of elementary aged children the IEP and school supports they need to be successful in school and life.

Sharon Donahue, Esq.
Attorney at Law
11032 Nicholas Lane Suite A-201
Ocean Pines, MD 21811
(410) 208-9555; (240) 277-3783; (410) 208-3697 (fax)
Email: sharondonahue | at |
Representation of parents and children before the school system under IDEA 2004, 504 and NCLB. IEP review, mediation, due process.

Beverly Doyle's Tutoring
17404 Moss Side Lane
Olney, MD 20832
(301) 922-7439
Email: bevredj | at |
I am a Certified Tutor for the Barton Reading and Spelling System.

Rikki Drykerman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
110 N. Washington Street, Suite 500
Rockville, MD 20850
(240) 479-2061; (240) 479-2031 (fax)
Email: rdrykerman | at |
Providing legal representation to children and their families with special education needs. Consult about and assist with evaluations, testing, IEP meetings, mediations, due process hearings.

Katherine S. Duyer, Esq.
Attorney at Law
15850 Crabbs Branch Way, Suite 180
Rockville, MD 20855
(301) 948-1177; (301) 948-4334 (fax)
Email: kduyer | at |
Attorney representing children in special education cases in all Maryland counties.

Dynamic Educational Solutions LLC
Alessa Giampaolo Keener, M.Ed.
300 N Gay St
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 236-1927
Email: | at |
Conducts testing and educational planning. Works with attorneys and private families in criminal and civil matters in determining educational best fit for special student populations.

Dyslexia Tutoring Program
Marcy K. Kolodny
711 W. 40th Street Suite 310
Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 889-5487; (410) 889-5487; (410) 889-5363 (fax)
Email: mkolodny | at |
We provide free screening and free one-on-one tutoring services for low-income individuals who have dyslexia or another language-based learning difference. Tutoring is provided by volunteers who have completed our 20 hour training course in Orton-Gillingham methods.

Easter Seals Maryland and Washington, DC
4041 Powder Mill Road, Suite 100
Calverton, MD 20705
(301) 931-8700; (800) 886-3771

Tanya M. Eckert, Autism Consultant
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(410) 504-9322
Email: tanya | at |
Helping kids on the Autism Spectrum connect with their family, friends, and community.

Andrea Edelman, Career Consultant, LLC
16220 Frederick Road, Suite 512
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
(301) 996-0227
Email: aedelmancc | at |
Transition and career development services for teens with disabilities. Assessment, employability skills, career and postsecondary exploration, short/long term career goals, accommodations, resources. Guidance for parents.

Dr. Erica Edelman
11412 Monticello Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 681-8959
Email: edelmanfamily | at |
Through observations, assessment and consultation, I provide psychological evaluations of young children, including those with developmental disorders and delays.

Ed-Psych Solutions
Susan Schapiro, M.S.
28 Allegheny Avenue, Ste. 1208
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 494-1066; (410) 583-5553 (fax)
Email: getsettoread | at |
Dr. Shreya Hessler, Psy.D., and Susan Schapiro, M.S., combinue their unique talents to provide comprehensive psychoeducational testing and educational consultations for students ages 4-18.

Education Due Process Solutions, LLC
Jessica Williams, M.Ed.
711 Bain Drive #205
Hyattsville, MD 20785
(240) 294-6047
Email: jessica | at |
Special Education Consulting/Advocacy, Educational Assessments & Tutoring

Education Matters
Jayne Matthews
2513 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
(443) 255-6636; (410) 366-3900
Email: educationmat | at |
Special Education 101: low-cost, basic instructions to parents including, writing IEP requests, IEP team meeting support, referrals to attorney, academic testing and non-public schools.

Education Team Allies
Beth Nolan, MAT
225 Berrywood Drive
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 793-7060
Email: Info | at |
Education Team Allies coaches families through the IEP process, start to finish. Think of us as navigators through the IEP (or 504) process.

Educational Advocacy and Consulting
Carol Dimas, M.S. Ed
8403 Colesville Rd #1100
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(773) 230-8320; (630) 364-5785 (fax)
Email: admin | at |
Advocacy consulting assisting families whose children need identification, support, and assistance with services from their school districts in the Chicago and Washington DC areas.

Educational Connections Inc.
4600 Hampden Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 469-6060; (703) 934-1222 (fax)
Email: info | at |
At-home tutoring for students with disabilities. Services also include educational coaching, research-proven reading instruction, testing and advocacy.

Educational Consulting Specialists LLC
Terry Koogle, MS, APC
9107 Gardenia Road
Nottingham, MD 21236
(410) 978-5417
Email: terrykoogle.ECS | at |
Our services include advocacy representation at TEAMs, parent support for development/review of IEPs, educational assessments, and tutoring with specialized methods.

The Educational Resource Group
Dr. Lori K. Perez
479 Jumpers Hole Rd., Ste 306
Severna Park, MD 21144
(410) 544-6696
Email: info | at |
We provide educational advocacy, assessments and 1:1 educational intervention to include academic coaching, memory enhancement, and more for students ages 4 and up.

Educational Support Services
405 Allegheny Avenue
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 801-9652
Email: esshelps | at |
Academic therapy for students with dyslexia and students with reading comprehension difficulties.

Marcia Einheber, M.Ed., Tutor and Advocate
323 Inspiration Lane
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(240) 603-6538
Email: meinheber1 | at |
Diagnostician,language-based learning disabilities, Visual/auditory perceptual skills,keyboarding/fine-motor skills,underachievers,autism, communication disorders. Will attend meetings,review/write IEP's. Pre-K-College.

Linda Eisenberg, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates., P.A.
10632 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 430
Columbia, MD 21044
(301) 596-3636; (301) 588-5598 (fax)
Email: leisenberg | at |
Special education advocacy and law. Practicing primarily in Howard County, Baltimore County, and Montgomery County.

Electric Advocacy
Lawrence Watt, Ed. D.
6608 Pepin Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(240) 461-0344
Email: ElectricAdvocacy | at |
Education intervention and counseling for special education services for students and parents through high School. Provide support and explanation of services during Special Education Meetings.

Paulal Elitov, Ph.D.
6262 Montrose Rd.
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 738-7990
Email: pelitov | at |
Provide psychoeducational evaluations for children from age 3 to 18. Full evaluations of cognitive and learning problems and social/emotional factors affecting learning.

Empower SPED
Shanice Hendrix
3414 Lynne Haven Drive
Windsor Mill, MD 21244
(443) 642-8238
Email: helloempower | at |
Special Education Advocacy Services in Maryland.

Epilepsy Foundation of the Chesapeake Region
Hampton Plaza, Suite 1103
300 E. Joppa Road
Towson, MD 21286
(410) 828-7700; (800) 492-2523 (in MD only)
Email: lkingham | at |

Lisa J. Morgan
7 Sunburst Center
Cambridge, Maryland 21613
(410) 221 7701; (800) 705 7944; (410) 221-7714 (fax)
Email: escil | at |
Advocacy group center for independent living

Estate and Business Plan Strategies, LLC
Linda T. Cox, Esq.
1997 Annapolis Exchange Parkway, Suite 300
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 988-3973; (888) 633-2771 (fax)
Email: lindacox | at |
I offer special needs Trusts and legal counseling to parents of special education students, including legal representation during the IEP process and related academic issues.

Family Information Specialist
Office for Children, Youth, and Families
301 W. Preston Street, 15th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 225-4269

Family Legal Advocacy Group, LLC
Katherine F. Thomas, Esq.
10500 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 650
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 884-0400
Email: katherine | at |
We are committed to working with parents to ensure that their child with special needs is successful in school.

Feig Mediation Group, LLC
Erik M Feig
10411 Motor City Drive, Suite 750
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 785-8972
Email: erik | at |
We help parents with difficult conversations about the many important issues and decisions affecting their neurodiverse families that are challenging to have on their own.

Beverly Fleisher, PhD
4980 Cloister Drive
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 204-9400
Email: possAbilities | at |
Guerrilla Advocacy™ to ensure that your child receives the education and related services to which they are legally entitled. Associate, American Bar Association

FOCAS (Families of Children with Autism Support Group)
Carroll County, Maryland
Sharon Glass
862 Snowfall Way
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 857-1596
Email: focascc | at |
FOCAS supports families through monthly meetings, social gatherings, and more. Meetings are held the third Thursday of each month and are open to everyone.

* The Focus Foundation
Dr. Samango-Sprouse
P.O. Box 190
Davidsonville, MD 21035
(443) 223-7323
Email: info | at |
The Focus Foundation is dedicated to helping children and families affected by X & Y Variations, Dyslexia, and/or Developmental Dyspraxia.
* The Focus Foundation sponsored a Wrightslaw event in 2011.

The Focus Foundation
Teresa Sadeghin
2772 Rutland Road
Davidsonville, MD 21035
(410) 798-7934
Email: ndckids | at |
The Focus Foundation is dedicated to helping children and families affected by X & Y Variations, Dyslexia, and/or Developmental Dyspraxia.

Tzipora Frager, LCSW-C, Family Therapy and Case Management Services
7 Thistle Dell Road
Baltimore, MD 21117
(410) 419-7743; (410) 363-3487 (fax)
Email: tcfrager | at |
Family therapy and case management services to improve the family relationships, dynamics, anger management, and help achieve success in school.

Lisa C. Frank M.Ed.
Special Education Consultant
The Special Kids Company, Inc.
115 Bellemore Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21210
(410) 418-5590; (410) 323-7359 (fax)
Email: lfrank | at |

Frankly Communicating, Inc.
Heather Franks
505 Old Westminster Pike
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 871-2990; (410) 802-5451
Email: heather | at |
comprehensive speech and language services infant through school age. Individual and group therapy, support group, summer camps.

Freas Speech Therapy, LLC
Dorothy Freas, M.S., CCC-SLP
320 E. Towsontown Blvd., Suite G-1
Towson, MD 21286
(410) 424-5946
Email: Dorothy | at |
Speech-language evaluation, therapy and special education advocacy services with a focus on young children with significant communication needs (autism, apraxia, AAC).

Frederick Memorial Hospital
FMH Rose Hill Rehabilitation Services
John Szarnicki MBA PT
1562 Opossumtown Pike
Frederick, MD 21702
(240) 566-3132; (240) 566-3141 (fax)
Email: jszarnicki | at |
Our outpatient services in Frederick and Mt. Airy provide comprehensive PT/OT/SLP services to children with acquired and developmental disabilities from birth to age 18.

Sari Garbis, Parent Advocate
11848 Linden Chapel Road
Clarksville, MD 20129
(301) 641-4688; (301) 769-6240 (fax)
Email: sari | at |
Working with families to understand and navigate the special education process. Provide a full range of comprehensive services. Emphasis on the unique and individualized needs of the student.

Michael S. Gerton, LLC
Attorney at Law
4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 960-8900; (240) 778-2090 (fax)
Email: michael | at |
Our firm provides legal representation and services to students and families across Maryland and Washington, D.C. in special education and school discipline matters.

Get Connected Family Resource Center
Laura Rhodes
255 Clifton Blvd.
Westminster, MD 21158
(410) 871-0008; (664) 866-0008; (410) 871-0228 (fax)
Email: LRhodes | at |
The Center is a free service, for Carroll county residents helping them locate resources for their children,ages 0 to 25, for any issue. Helps with mental health issues, behavioral problems, substance abuse histories, developmental disabilities, interpersonal violence issues and other concerns.

Kimberly Glassman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
PO Box 2958
Montgomery Village, MD 20886
(301) 651-2578; (202) 747-5826 (fax)
Email: ksglassman | at |
Special Education Attorney representing parents in DC and MD.

Glenwood Country Day School
14785 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
(410) 489-5203; (410) 489-4345 (fax)
Email: administration | at |
Small, private accredited preschool for kids ages 2 to 6. Private tutoring and camp also available.

Global Teletherapy
1777 Reisterstown Rd., Suite 165R
Baltimore, MD 21208
(888) 511-9395
Email: info | at |
Global Teletherapy provides state-of-the-art online therapy services to children nationwide.

Governor's Office for Individuals with Disabilities
One Market Center, Box 10
300 W. Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-3435
(410) 333-3098 (V/TTY)

Mitchell A. Greenberg, Esq.
Attorney at Law
6 East Biddle St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 539-5250; (443) 250-4784
Email: mitch | at |
Special education advocacy and legal representation for families in workers' compensation, personal injury/torts, criminal defense and family law. Successful advocate for his own children.

GTLD Network
Sherry Reba
P.O. Box 10941
Rockville, MD 20849
(202) 210-5469
Email: gtldpresident | at |
Supporting and advocating for twice exceptional students and their families in Montgomery County, Maryland, and we hope to connect with other families and Gifted/Learning Disabled children!

H2D Counseling
Sumaiya Olatunde
PO Box 1505
Rockville, MD 20849
(301) 575-4885
Email: h2dcounseling | at |
H2D Counseling is an educational consulting service for students in high school, college and graduate school. We help give you a competitive edge in your education and career.

Judy A. Halaby, Esq.
Attorney at Law
3909 Shallowbrook Lane
Olney, MD 20832
(301) 922-1390
Email: fhejah | at |
Special Education and Education (Truancy, suspensions...) I provide advocacy and legal representation for parents, children,adolescents and college age adults througout the State of Maryland.

Hands on Therapy
11 Keller Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 415-5260
sensory integration, handwriting, fine motor, social skills, animal-assisted therapy, yoga for kids, oral-motor, splinting, school readiness, sensorimotor, Day/Evening/Weekend hours, Insurances accepted.

Ellen Aronis Heard
9909 Connecticut Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 946-1998; (301) 801-1079; (301) 946-5024 (fax)
Email: ejaheard | at |
Educational consulting for challenging youth and young adults, specializing in residential therapeutic settings; giving families hope when they are at the end of their rope.

The Hearing and Speech Agency
2220 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 243-3800; (410) 366-8732 (fax)
Email: opolites | at |

Helping Hands Family- Autism Services
Alesha Seternus
4400 Lottsford Vista Road
Lanham, MD 20706
(267) 433-0552
Email: alesha | at |
Helping Hands Family is a leading provider of Applied Behavior Analysis therapy, delivering autism therapy in-clinic, in-home, and in-schools based on each child's unique needs.

The Highlands School
Patricia A. Bonney
2409 Creswell Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 836-1415; (443) 412-1098 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Co-educational, research-based, multisensory and individualized program serving students in grades K-8 with language processing challenges, Dyslexia, ADHD and other learning differences.

The Hilgenberg Scottish Rite Center for Childhood Language Disorders
3800 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218-1805
(410) 243-6034; (410) 243-0841 (fax)
Email: opolites | at |

HLD Advocates LLC.
Stacey Dworin M.S.
3302 Sang Rd
Glenwood, MD 21738
(301) 467-8259
Email: sdworin3 | at |
HLD Advocates is a small independent consulting group serving families in Maryland with children that have educational needs related to the special education process.

Patrick J. Hoover, Esq.
Attorney at Law
600 Jeferson Plaza, Suite 308
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 424-5777; (301) 424-1651; (301) 217-9297 (fax)
Email: phoover | at |
For over 25 years, representing children, young adults and families in all school related issues before the courts and agencies in Maryland and Wahington, D.C.


Kelley Horvath Educational Consulting Services LLC
1316 Martin Meadows Drive
Fallston, MD 21047
(410) 303-9311; (443) 740-9105 (fax)
Email: kelleyhorvath | at |
Experienced special educator offering advocacy, educational consultations, evaluations, and classroom observations.


* Howard County Autism Society
Beth Benevides Hill
10280 Old Columbia Road, Suite 215
Columbia, MD 21046
(410) 290-3466; (410) 290-5455 (fax)
Email: info | at |
A nonprofit organization devoted to supporting individuals and families with autism, promoting awareness of autism, and advocating for improved local services.
* Howard County Autism Society sponsored a Wrightslaw event in 2006 and 2008.

Huntington Learning Center
3284 Crain Highway
Waldorf, MD 20603
(800) 226-5327; (301) 705-7100
Email: HLCemail | at |
Individual Tutoring in Reading, Phonics, Writing, Math & Study Skills. Diagnostic Academic Testing to pinpoint weak areas. Building skills, confidence and motivation since 1977.

Dr. Patrice Watson
9701 Apollo Drive - Suite 100
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(301) 245-1882; (240) 334-4848 (fax)
Email: Patrice.Watson | at |
An educational consulting firm providing Special Education Advocacy and Navigational support for families; as well as educational and transitional support for exceptional learners

Beverly Fleisher, PhD - Advocate
4980 Cloister Drive
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 204-9400
Email: help | at |
Ensure your child receives the specialized education and related services to which they are entitled by law. National award winning advocate. Associate, ABA Section on Disability Law.

Impressions Pediatric Therapy
Monica Titus
5801 Allentown Road, Ste. 410
Camp Springs, MD 20746
(301) 238-4788; (301) 298-5442 (fax)
Email: info | at |
A pediatric therapy clinic providing OT, speech therapy, social skills groups and handwriting groups to children 0-18 yrs. Accepting most insurance including Maryland Medicaid.

Interdisciplinary Council on Developmental & Learning Disorders
4938 Hampden Lane, Suite 800,
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 656-2667

International Dyslexia Association
Maryland Branch
P.O. Box 984
Severna Park, MD 21148
(410) 825-2881

Sandra Jacobs, Advocate
5803 Bradley Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20814
(914) 462-1049
Email: vannaw7 | at |
Web: http://Sljacobs737 | at |
I am a former special educator who taught in resource room and inclusion classroom settings in elmentary schools. I have extensive experience working with students with a variety of disabilities.

Jewish Community Center
Stacy Israel
3506 Gwynnbrook Ave.
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 256-5200
Email: sisrael | at |
The JCC offers year round and summer programs to children and adults with varying disabilities. These include therapeutic, recreational and social opportunities.

JMS Education Consulting
Joanna Salzman
2104 Dumfries Terrace
Olney, MD 20832
(240) 994-0330
Email: Joanna | at |
I help families identify and receive the supports their children need to be successful Pre-K to 12th grade. This includes IEPs and 504 plans.

Margaret Joya Jones, Esq.
Attorney at Law
17 West Jefferson Street, Suite 004
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 329-5577; (301) 329-5599 (fax)
Email: joya | at |
Offering special education advocacy services and legal representation for children with emotional and behavioral issues, specific learning disabilities, and students in recovery from addiction.

Nicole Joseph, Esq.
Attorney at Law
10421 Stevenson Road #442
Stevenson, MD 21153
(410) 701-0322
Email: naj | at |
Provides legal representation and advocacy in education issues, including special education, accommodations, and school discipline. We work with students pre-k through university.

JP Advocacy
Jeanna Payne Owner/Advocate
6606 Cabin Creek Court
Hurlock, MD 21643
(443) 515-2452
Email: jeannapayne1 | at |
Our Advocates are fully trained advocates AND parents of special needs children. JP Advocacy covers all of the Eastern Shore of MD.

JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
200 Wood Hill Road
Rockville, MD 20850
JSSA Intake: (301) 816-2633; (301) 838-4200; (301) 309-2597 TTY; (301) 309-2596 (fax)
Email: info | at |
JSSA provides evaluation and treatment; counseling and therapy; and social skills groups, for children and teens with special needs. JSSA has offices in Rockville, Silver Spring and Fairfax, VA.

JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
6123 Montrose Road
Rockville, MD 20852
JSSA Intake: (301) 816-2633; (301) 881-3700; (301) 770-0901 (fax)
Email: info | at |
JSSA provides evaluation and treatment; counseling and therapy; and social skills groups, for children and teens with special needs. JSSA has offices in Rockville, Silver Spring and Fairfax, VA.

Kammerman Portraits
Lisa Kammerman
7829 Cayuga Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 229-l383
Email: lisa | at |
Photographic portraits that will touch your heart! Lisa’s specialty is capturing special moments and the inner spirit of children with special needs. Ask about the “Little Heroes” national portrait contest.

Brad E. Kauffman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
406 W. Pennsylvania Ave.
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 823-5700; (410) 296-7349 (fax)
Email: bekaufflaw | at |
Maryland attorney providing legal representation to children with disabilities

Kaydon's Voice, LLC
Nichelle Paisant, M.Ed
5430 lynx Lane Suite # 268
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 376-7738; (410) 376-7765 (fax)
Email: npaisant | at |
Kaydon's Voice, LLC is a educational consulting and Advocacy Firm specializes in civil rights for children with disabilities.

Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205-1890
(442) 923-9200; (888) 554-2080; (443) 923-9400

Kids' Learning Workshop
Martha Gabler, Director
10125 Markham St.
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 256-7562
Email: emgabler | at |
Kids' Learning Workshop--where kids learn fluent foundation skills for academic success--is a specialty tutoring center offering Direct Instruction, Precision Teaching and TAGteach for K-8, including special needs and learning disabilities.

Stanley J. Kulewicz, Ph.D.
10605 Concord St., Ste. 100
Kensington, MD 20895
(202) 986-3202
Email: stanjoekul | at |
Comprehensive psychoeducational evaluations of children, adolescents, and young adults (elementary school through post-secondary level). Learning disabilities, ADHD, ASD, and other special education needs.

The Lab School of Baltimore Tutoring Services
Sue Little
2220 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 261-5500; (717) 968-0518; (410) 366-7680 (fax)
Email: sue.little | at |
Diagnostic, prescriptive tutoring provided by well-trained educators with expertise in the field of learning disabilities. All tutoring is arranged and overseen by the Director of Tutoring.

Law For Parents
Ashley S. Vancleef
6 N East St., Suite 200
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 882-2001
Email: ashley | at |
Advising on what students need educationally and are entitled to legally.

The Learning Curve
Katrina Alkinburg
129 Vineyard Drive
Port Deposit, MD 21904
(410) 916-0197
Email: thelearningcurve | at |
The Learning Curve provides educationl services. We offer many specialized programs, Wilson Reading System etc., to help children and adults with disabilities. LISS Provider

* Learning Disabilities Association of Maryland, Inc.
PO Box 744
Dunkirk, MD 20754
Email: ldamd | at |
Our organization is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all individuals with learning disabilities through awareness, advocacy, education, service and collaborative efforts.
* The LDAMD hosted a Wrightslaw program in April, 2002.

* Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County (LDAMC)
P.O. Box 623
Rockville, MD 20848-0623
(301) 933-1076
Offers training, support groups and seminars, hotline.
Email: ldamc | at |

* The LDAMC hosted a Wrightslaw program in April, 2002.

Learning Disabilities Association of St. Mary's County
Missy Alexander
P.O. Box 472
Great Mills, MD 20634
(301) 884-4662; (301) 994-1329
Email: alexander | at |
Offers parent and professional training, support groups, and seminars. Sponsors annual Autism Awareness Day and Learning Disabilities Awareness Day activities.

Learning Essentials
Wendy Taylor, M.Ed.
11140 Rockville Pike, Suite 400
North Bethesda, MD 20852
(240) 249-8492
Email: info | at |
Let us be your personal support staff of certified educators to help your student with learning needs excel in school and out.

Learning Liaisons, LLC
Robin L Farinholt M.Ed., M.S.
2916 Walnut Ave.
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 227-5765
Email: info | at |
Providing consultation and advocacy services for families and caregivers of children who have special needs.

Learning for Life, Inc.
2230 George C Marshall Drive Suite 520
Falls Church, VA 22043
(703) 462-8883
Email: nypinkgirl | at |
Special Education consulting, Tutoring, Academic Testing, Advocacy for parents with students of all disabilities for IEP's, re-evaluations, 504 plans, general information about your child's right under the law.

LearningWise Strategies, LLC
Bonnie Massimino
19102 Starkey Terrace
Brookeville, MD 20833
(301) 512-9592
Email: info | at |
LearningWise Strategies, LLC provides Educational Therapy services to students whose areas of difficulty may include reading, writing, mathematics, study skills, test taking, and organizational skills.

Learnplistic, LLC
Tutoring Services
15912 Crain Highway Unit B # 201
Brandywine, MD 20613
(301) 304-7730
Email: excel | at |
Specializes in helping students in K - 6th that are performing at and below grade level in Reading, Math, and Writing increase academic skills through strategic blend of academic support and building students growth mindset in 9 -12 months so that parents are less stressed and their child has an improved attitude towards school.

The Legacy School Tutoring Services
Jamie Caplan Esq.
115 Terrapin Road
Sykesville, MD 21784
(410) 549-1717
Email: jcaplan | at |
Tutoring & IEP advocacy services provided by trained educators with expertise in the field of learning disabilities. All services are overseen by the School's Director.

Janice C. C. Lepore, Psy.D., and Associates
1400 Front Avenue
Suite 204
Lutherville, MD 21oi3
(443) 912-1230
Psychoeducational assessment and school consultation services for children, adolescents, and young adults.

Eric A. Levine & Associates, LLC
6733-C South Clifton Road
Frederick, MD 21703
(240) 446-1691
Email: contact | at |
We are a unique educational services company providing educational consulting, alternative programs when kids need a "Time Out from School," seminars, expert testimony and training.

Lindamood-Bell® Baltimore Learning Center
8320 Bellona Ave., Suite 130
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 337-2860; (410) 337-2891 (fax)
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes is an internationally recognized leader in the research and development of programs that teach children and adults the underlying skills necessary for reading, spelling, and comprehension.

Linkeducation Resources, LLC
Eve Margol, M,Ed. Co-owner
17208 Wellfleet Drive
Olney, MD 20832
(240) 644-4648
Email: Linkeducationresources | at |
Offering support on the individual level for both typical and exceptional students in understanding and developing underlying academic areas weakness and identifying strengths.

Katharine A. Linzer, Esq.
Attorney at Law
100 West Road, Suite 300
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 904-4546; (410) 825-9222 (fax)
Email: katharinelinzer | at |
Special education attorney specializing in representing children with ADHD in suspension, expulsion and provision of special education services.

Rebecca Lippman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
8408 Whitman Dr.
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 365-1451
Email: rlippman | at |
Providing special education law and advocacy services to help families and special needs children navigate the Maryland public school system.

Little Leaves
Heather Jennett, Ph.D., BCBA-D
5335 Wisconsin Ave., Suite 404
Washington, DC 20015
(202) 420-8359
Email: info | at |
Little Leaves provides high quality ABA Therapy programs for children with autism spectrum disorders and related challenges and their families.

Little Red Car ABA Services LLC
Kirsty MacIver, M.S., BCBA
P.O. Box 43703
Baltimore, MD 21236
(443) 847-7246; (410) 529-1158 (fax)
Email: little_redcar | at |
Providing ABA consultation and therapy services in the home and community to children with Autism Spectrum disorders in the Baltimore area.

Little Sprout Speech, LLC
Hallie Bulkin, MA, CCC-SLP
11908 Bristol Manor Court
North Bethesda, MD 20852
(301) 943-0920; (240) 260-1450 (fax)
Email: Hallie | at |
LSS provides a variety of pediatric speech, language and feeding services. We also advocate for our families and attend IEP meetings to ensure our clients needs are met in the school setting.

LMR Educational Consulting
Leah Roberts, Advocate
6 Dulaney Gate Court
Cockeysville, MD 21030
(410) 456-1109 (fax)
Email: leahmaloneyroberts | at |
Experienced educational consultant working with families to provide assistance with IEP/504 process including; informal assessments, data analysis, document development, meeting attendance, observations,and record reviews.

LOCATE: Child Care Special Needs Service
Maryland Family Network
LOCATE: Child Care
Special Needs Service
1001 Eastern Ave 2nd floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
(800) 999-0120
Email: kmull | at |
The service helps families who have children with special needs locate child care, preschool, school age care and summer programs.

* Loud Voices Together Educational Advocacy Group
Ronnetta Stanley, M.Ed.
PO Box 1178
Temple Hills, MD 20748
(301) 919-7282; (240) 823-9292 (fax)
Email: rstanley | at |
Non-profit organization located in Southern Prince George’s County providing special education advocacy and training services, attend school IEP meetings, and connect families with community-based resources to enrich student’s lives.

* Loud Voices Together Educational Advocacy Group sponsored a Wrightslaw event in 2015, 2016,
and May 3-4, 2018.

Low Vision Information Center
7701 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 302
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 951-4444

Kirsty MacIver, M.S., BCBA
P.O. Box 43703
Baltimore, MD 21236-0703
(443) 847-7246; (410) 529-1158 (fax)
Email: smallstepsfirst | at |
Providing behavior analysis (ABA) services to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, their families and caregivers in home, school and community settings.

Rachel Makar, MS, OTR/L
8516 Atwell Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
(240) 672-6444
Email: msrotp | at |
Pediatric Occupational Therapist Handwriting Without Tears tutor: teaches letters & numbers, eliminates reversals,& improves legibility; prewriting, printing, & cursive; preschool - middle school. In-home school & summer services.

Larry March - Tutor and Academic Coach
1012 Quince Orchard Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(301) 675-1385
Email: gtldgtld | at |
Tutor and Academic Coach for all students with specific expertise working with twice exceptional students / GTLD students.

Mark B. Martin, P.A.
One North Charles Street, Suite 1215
Baltimore, MD 2201
(410) 779-7770; (410) 576-9391 (fax)
Email: mmartin | at |
Legal counsel and advice in the areas of special education, disciplinary matters, disability rights civil and criminal litigation.

Maryland Asperger Advocacy & Support Group
15272 Dover Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136
Email: MDAsperger | at |

Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities (MANSEF)
PO Box 6815
Baltimore, MD 21285
(410) 938-4413; (410) 938-5130 (fax)
Email: mansef | at |
Association of nonpublic special education schools. Provides adovcacy and support to parents.

Maryland Coalition of Families
Julie Poe or Julie Hendricks
25484 Point Lookout Road
Building 3, Unit 303C
Leonardtown, MD 20650
(443) 545-9335
Email: jpoe | at |
We are family members of children with special needs, behavioral health, and/or substance abuse issues, helping other families feel supported.

Maryland Coalition of Families for Children's Mental Health
Jane A. Walker
10632 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 119
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 730-8267, (888) 607-3637; (410) 730-8331 (fax)
Email: info | at |
A grassroots coalition of family and advocacy organizations dedicated to improving services for children with mental health needs and their families; and building a network of information and support for families across Maryland

Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education (MCIE)
7484 Candlewood Road, Suite R
Hanover, Maryland 21076
(410) 859-5400; (410) 712-0211 (fax)

Maryland Congress of Parents and Teachers
3121 St. Paul Street, Suite 25
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 235-7290

Maryland Early Intervention System

Maryland Family Network - LOCATE: Child Care
1001 Eastern Ave, 2nd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 659-7701 ext 279
Email: kmull | at |
Our service provides referrals for child care, preschool, school age care and summer programs for families who have children with special needs in Maryland.

Maryland Federation for the Council for Exceptional Children
(410) 480-9667

Maryland Fragile X Resource Group
Kristen Head
P. O. Box 5255
Laytonsville, MD 20882
(301) 926-0576
Email: kmhead129 | at |
We are a community of families that have children with Fragile X Syndrome. We provide mutual support and education, promote awareness, and fund research on Fragile X.

Maryland General Bryn Mawr Rehab Regional Network-Just For Kids program
Kathleen Lauber, RN
821 N. Eutaw St. Ste. 413
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 462-5756; (410) 462-5781 (fax)
Maryland General Bryn Mawr Rehab Regional Network offers Just For Kids, a comprehensive outpatient program providing cognitive and physical rehabilitation for children form birth to 18 years of age. Contact us for a free developmental screening.

Maryland Online Public Info Network

Maryland Pain Centers
Dr. Jonathan Levin, M.D.
3413 Olandwood Court, Suite 103
Olney, MD 20832
(301) 774-1622
Email: contactmarylandpaincenters | at |
Maryland Pain Centers delivers transformative and comprehensive pain management that help our patients of all backgrounds conquer pain and live the lives they want.

Maryland Speech-Language-Hearing Association
P.O. Box 31
Manchester, MD 21102
(410) 239-7770
Email: office | at |

Maryland Technology Assistance Program
2301 Argonne Drive, RM T17
Baltimore, MD 21218
(800) 832-4827; (410) 554-9230 (V/TDD)
Email: mdtap | at |

The Maryland Therapy Network, Inc.
Carol Simpson
2225 Old Emmorton Road, Suite 210
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 515-4900; (410) 569-0990; (410) 515-0777 (fax)
Email: carol.simpson11 | at |
Harford County's premier pediatric multi disciplinary clinic offers speech-language therapy, physical therapy, and occupational therapy for children and young adults in convenient Bel Air.

Mass Mutual Financial Group
Chris Owens
11350 McCormick Rd. EP IV ste 200
Hunt Valley, MD 21031
(410) 773-4464
Email: cowens | at |
We provide a program that offers information, specalists and financial solutions to families of children with special needs.

Annie McLaughlin Consulting, LLC
Annie McLaughlin, PhD, BCBA-D
2036 E Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21232
(410) 630-1209
Email: Annie | at |
Behavior analysts consult during the IEP process to determine instructional and behavior needs for student with disabilities. Review records, conduct observations, analyze data, provide family education, and attend IEP meetings.

MCneeds - A Great IDEA - Advocates for Special Education in MCPS
113 N. Washington St, #102
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 947-9000
Advocacy training; monthly meetings at Twinbrook Recreation Center

MD SNAP - Maryland Special Needs Advocacy Project
5708 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
(410) 735-5012; (410) 735-5001 (fax)
Email: MDSNAP | at |
MD SNAP is a Jewish volunteer advocacy organization that provides education and help to families with children in special education.

Pamela Phelan Meek, Ph.D. & Associates
4300 East-West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814
522 Anderson Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 412-2830
Email: pamela.meek | at |
Psychological and educational evaluations. Consultation and advocacy. 30 years experience with children and adolescents: LD, AD/HD, TBI, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, emotional disturbance, reading disorders.

Vincent Melehy, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Zipin & Melehy, LLC
8403 Colesville Road, Suite 610
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
(301) 587-6364
Email: ovmelehy | at |
Special Education attorneys in Washington, DC and Maryland.

Meltzer Group
Michael Orleans
6500 Rock Spring Drive, Suite 500
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 581-7354; (301) 581-7303 (fax)
Email: morleans | at |
Financial and life planning program to support a comfortable lifestyle without jeopardizing government benefits.

Mental Health Association of Maryland
711 W. 40th Street, Suite 460
Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 235-1178
Email: info | at |

Merrill Lynch Special Needs Group
Certified Special Need Advisor
1152 15th Street N.W. Suite 7000
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 659-6138; (202) 822-8012 (fax)
Email: mark_friese | at |
Web: ttp://
Holistic planning for families with Special Needs members. Including cash flow, financial needs evaluation. Can refer legal, health and goverment benefits professionals.

MetDESK Specialist (Met Life's Division of Estate Planning for Special Kids)
Mark Pallack
200 International Circle, Suite 5000
Hunt Valley, MD 21030
(410) 527-4028; (410) 527-1752 (fax)
Email: mpallack | at |
Help assist with the complicated process of planning for your child or dependent with special needs. I help families navigate through the many financial and legal issues that are involved in providing lifetime care.

Mid Atlantic Human Services Corporation
9649 Belair Road, Suite 102
Nottingham, MD 21236
(410) 497-3000 x26; (410) 258-2548 (fax)
Provide a continuum of care including EIBI/ABA/VB programs, behavioral consultation in school and home settings, assessments, social skills training and groups and education and training.

Mindworks Learning Institute LLC
Carmela Douds
5350 Spectrum Drive
Frederick, MD 21703
(301) 898-7222; (301) 898-7212 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Mindworks provides a wide variety of individualized educational programs to improve academic and personal outcomes for challenged students (LD, dyslexia, etc,) and traditional tutoring services.

Patricia Mitchell
Mitchell & Moran
10451 Mill Run Circle, Suite 400
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 356-8817
Email: info | at |
Mitchell & Moran was founded on the idea of access to justice. We focus on the legal rights of special needs children. Consequently, Mitchell & Moran provides excellent, effective and innovative legal services at a reasonable rate.

Lindsey Moran, Esq.
Mitchell & Moran, LLC
10451 Mill Run Circle, Ste 400
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 356-8817; (866) 283-2095 (fax)
Email: Lmoran | at |
The firm focuses on access to justice for all families, regardless of income. We will work with you to set up a plan that fits your budget.

Julie A. Morrison, Psy.D.
10440 Shaker Dr., Suite 209
Columbia, MD 21046
(410) 952-9574; (443) 403-2354 (fax)
Email: jmorrison7 | at |
Psychoeducational Evaluations (LD, ADHD, and Emotional Difficulties) and Individual Therapy for Children, Adolescents, and Adults (anxiety, depression, behavioral difficulties); Parent and School Consultation.

Morrison & Associates
Anne J. Loovis, L.C.P.C.
10709 Birmingham Way
Woodstock, MD 21163
(410) 203-9016; (410) 418-4665 (fax)
Email: michelle | at |
Individual and family counseling. Specializing in child, adolescent, & young adult divorce & bereavement therapy.

Mountain Christian Church
1824 Mountain Rd.
Joppa, MD 21085
(410) 877-1824
Sunday Activities Signed 11 Am service Sunday School Classes 11am - Designed for Children and Adults with Disabilities (Small Classes) Special Events Summer Activities; Vacation Bible School Ages 4 - Adult Parent Support...Siblings Welcome; Chosen and Precious - 0vernight Camp Ages: teen - adult.

MSDE Private, Nonpublic Educ. Program 1st-12th
Tracie Feron
16151 Old Frederick Road
Mount Airy, MD 21771
(410) 489-6959
Email: glenwoodacademy | at |
We empower students with language-based learning differences. Through a multi-sensory, developmental, language-intensive curriculum, we enable our students to achieve their potential!

Multicultural Rehab, Inc.
Michael Branagan
9801 Georgia Avenue, Suite 229
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 754-2200; (301) 754-2226 (fax)
Email: mrehab | at |
Mrehab provides in-home & site PT, OT & SP therapy & multi- & single discipline evaluations for 0-to-3 population. 10 years experience with Spanish speakers & DC MCO, OSSE, ITDD.

My Building Blocks LLC
Rae Ann Brodie Kaylie
8508 Willow Wisp Court
Laurel, Md 20723
(301) 919-0649; (301) 598-3658 (fax)
Email: raeann | at |
Early Childhood Special Education Consultant working with children and their families. In addition, workshops for parent and educators on a variety of topics.

My Handwriting Helper
Cheryl Stair
1702 Liberty Road 2nd floor
Eldersburg, MD 21784
(443) 789-1001
Email: myhandwritinghelper | at |
Pediatric occupational therapy. Individualized coaching to develop fine/visual motor skills and improve prewriting or handwriting abilities. Development of sensory diet plans for home implementation.

NAMI Maryland
711 W. 40th Street, Suite 451
Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 467-7100; (800) 467-0075
Email: amimd | at |

NAMI Montgomery County (MD)
10730 Connecticut Avenue, lst floor
Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 949-5852; (301) 949-5853 (fax)
Email: namioffice | at |

National Federation of the Blind
200 East Wells Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 659-9314
Email: pmaurer | at |

Lorrie Ness, Ph.D.
1109 Spring Street Suite #604
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 587-2818 Ext 5
Email: lorrie.a.ness | at |
Providing treatment and diagnostic evaluations for children and adults facing educational and behavioral/emotional challenges, including: AD/HD, Learning Disability and Autism Spectrum Disorders

NeuroBehavioral Associates
Vincent P. Culotta, Ph.D, ABPN
Kirk M. Griffith, Ph.D.
Sarah Weden, Psy.D.
5565 Sterrett Place, Suite 320
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 772-7155; (410) 772-7156 (fax)
Email: tsanderson | at |
NeuroBehavioral Associates specializes in the evaluation and treatment of Attention Disorders and Learning Disabilities in children and adults through comprehensive neuropsychological consultations and assessment.

Neurofeedback Training for Learning Disabilities
Maureen McCarren, LCSW-C
9051 Baltimore National Pike, Suite 3A
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 530-9586
Email: maur | at |
Neurofeedback is a non-invasive, drug-free approach that trains the brain to work more efficiently. It helps with learning disabilities, as well as emotional and sleep problems.

New Beginning Pediatric Rehab, Inc
Shari Marchese-Kennedy, MPT
8965 Guilford Road, Suite 160
Elkridge, MD 21046
(410) 796-8499; (410) 963-4933; (443) 270-8260 (fax)
Email: nbpr | at |
New Beginning Pediatric Rehab specializes in providing physical therapy for newborn to adolescent aged patients with mild-to-severe disabilities. Home-based and clinic setting available.

New Chapters Consulting
Mindy Goodman
11620 Reisterstown Road #935
Reisterstown, MD 21136
(443) 506-1662
Email: newchaptersconsulting | at |
Family focused solutions. Independent Educational Consultant for therapeutic out of home residential placements. Certified parent coaching, partnering to inspire creative parenting better relationships, trust, boundaries.

Next Step Pediatric Physical Therapy Center
3204 Tower Oaks Blvd, Suite 105
Rockville, MD 20854
(301) 984-7020; (301) 984-7022 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Next Step offers a wide variety of services for pediatric patients, birth-7 years, including: Comprehensive Standardized Assessments, Gross Motor Screening, Individual Physical Treatment Intervention, etc.

Noonan Syndrome Support Group, Inc.
Wanda Robinson, President
P.O. Box 145
Upperco, MD 21155
(888) 686-2224; (410) 374-5245
Email: wanda | at |

Norbel School
6135 Old Washington Road
Elkridge, MD 21075
(410) 796-6700
Email: fpugliese | at |
Norbel School offers an innovative individualized educational environment for bright, capable students in K through 12 who have learning differences.

North County SpeechWorks
Karen Novakoski MS CCC-SLP
5447 New Park Road
White Hall, MD 21161
(410) 692-6301
Email: novakoski | at |
Speech Language Pathology: expertise in severe speech disorders, language disorders and evaluations. Basic PROMPT trained. Licensed in MD and PA.

Occupational Therapy for Children & Creative Tutor
Faye Klupt
7 Thistel Dell Court
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 363-6236
Email: mctkl | at |
OT services to improve: fine motor skills, school readiness, handwriting, keyboarding, self-care, visual perception, social skills through activity based groups, and sensory motor skills.

Occupational Therapy Services
Barbara S. Bassin, OTR/L, BCP
6509 Democracy Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 897-8484; (301) 897-8486 (fax)
Email: barbiesue52 | at |
Occupational Therapy specializing in sensory integration therapy, self regulation, Therapeutic Listening, Interactive Metronome, gross motor training, motor planning, fine motor skills, and handwriting.

Edwin Oliver, Clinical Psychologist
2328 West Joppa Road
Greenspring Station, Suite 5LL
Lutherville, MD 21093
(410) 321-1118
Email: droliver2017 | at |
Psychoeducational evaluations, consultations, psychotherapy, advocacy in IEP meetings, expert witness.

Olney Exceptional K.I.D.S.
Support Group for Families; Meets on 3rd Thursday of month
(301) 924-4824

Orthotic Solutions, LLC
Michael Malagari C.O.
Antietam Village Center
1595 Oppossumtown Pike
Frederick, MD 21702
(301) 668-1063; (877) 849-9201; (301) 668-1065 (fax)
Email: orthotist | at |
Full service orthotics and prosthetics company. Three locations, Frederick, Rockville and Fairfax. Specialized pediatric,scoliosis, sports bracing as well as the adult populations.

PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs
7000 Tudsbury Road
Baltimore, MD 21244
(410) 298-7000; (410) 448-7366 (fax)
Email: roya | at |
The Comprehensive Therapy Center at PACT offers physical, occupational and speech language therapy to children ages six weeks and older.

The Pain Doctors - Physical Therapy
4300 Belair Rd., Suite A
Baltimore, MD 21206
(410) 325-2100; (410) 630-5130 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Our physicians use a comprehensive pain management approach, including trigger point injections, epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, major branch blocks, physical therapy, and more.

Parent Information & Training Center - Montgomery County Public Schools
8001 Lynnbrook Drive, Room 118
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 657-4969; (301) 951-6655 (fax)

Parent to Parent
Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program/Preschool Services Branch
200 West Baltimore Street, 4th floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0652; (800) 535-0182 (in MD only)

* Parents' Place of Maryland, Inc.
802 Cromwell Park Drive Suite H
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
(800) 394-5694; (410) 768-9100; (410) 768-0830 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Maryland's Parent Training and Information Center
* Parents' Place of Maryland, Inc.
has sponsored Wrightslaw events in 2009, 2010, 2012, 2017, 2018, 2019
, 2021, 2022, 2023 and again in September 2024!

Parents Supporting Parents of Maryland Inc.
4012 Byrd Road
Kensington, MD 20895-1301
(301) 949-4352

Partners in Learning
Ashley Pizzo
14102 Punch St.
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(631) 682-0125
Email: Partnersinlearningllc | at |
Partners in Learning offers educational evaluations, special education consultation, diagnostic prescriptive tutoring, and Orton-Gillingham tutoring. Northern VA, DC, Maryland.

Partners for Success
Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services
Maryland State Department of Education
200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0273; (410) 767-0652; (800) 535-0182 (in MD only)

Partnership for Extraordinary Minds (xMinds)
Staci Daddona
16428 Tomahawk Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(301) 444-5225
Email: sdaddona | at |
Improving the educational experiences and outcomes of students on the autism spectrum in K-12 through quality programs, information, and advocacy.

Pathfinders for Autism
Neal Lichter
303 International Circle, Suite 110
Cockeysville, MD 21030
(443) 330-5341; (443) 330-5361 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Our mission is simple – to improve the lives of individuals with autism and the people who care for them. We accomplish this through a variety of programs and services, all of which are offered FREE of charge.

Pediatric Mobility, LLC
Jessica Maher
22 Newport Drive
Forest Hill, MD 21050
(443) 752-1617; (410) 727-2186 (fax)
Email: gjm2000 | at |
Provide Physical Therapy services to infants and children ages 0 to 21. Located in Harford County. Also provide aquatic therapy. Most insurances accepted.

Pediatric Occupational Therapy
Julie Tefft-Phillips
5238 Wild Flower Terrace
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 964-5697
Email: Jphillipsotr | at |
Specializing in working with children pre-school-adolescents with sensory integration, developmental, handwriting and fine motor needs.

Peirson Travel Service
Bridget Peirson
635 Frederick Road
Catonsville, MD 21228
(410) 788-8300; (443) 830-4182; (800) 323-3167; (410) 788-4306 (fax)
Email: bpeirson | at |
Perhaps you or someone with whom you are traveling is physically challenged or needs special assistance. We can make all the arrangements at an affordable cost.

PHILLIPS School~Laurel
Lisa Ott
8920 Whiskey Bottom Road
Laurel, MD 20723
(301) 470-1620; (410) 880-0730; (301) 470-1624 (fax)
Email: Lisa.Ott | at |
A nonprofit organization providing day school, home based-services and therapeutic foster care to individuals with emotional, behavioral and learning problems and their families.

Physical Therapy Connection, Inc.
Carla W. Carpenter, MPT
1004 Littlestown Pike, Ste. A3
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 751-6858; (410) 751-8999 (fax)
Email: physicaltherapyconn | at |
Outpatient and contract services in Carroll County, providing comprehensive services to children with acquired and developmental disabilities from birth to age 18. Pediatric gym and most insurances accepted.

Pieces of the Puzzle
Mike Lawler
6030 Daybreak Circle
Ste. A-150, #283
Clarksville, MD 21029
(800) 531-8795
Email: mike | at |
ABA related products and services at affordable prices.

Anjali Prakash, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 30185
Bethesda, MD 20824
(301) 656-1676; (301) 825-8964 (fax)
Email: anjali | at |
As a special education attorney, I represent students with disabilities to help them secure an appropriate education and services under federal law. Serving DC and Maryland.

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 21
Maryland State Department of Education
Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services
200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0249

Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Specialty Care Division
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Office for Genetics and CSHCN
20l W. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-6659; (800) 638-8864

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program/Preschool Branch
200 W. Baltimore Street, 4th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0261; (800) 535-0182 (in MD)
Email: dmetzger | at |

Protection and Advocacy Agency
Maryland Disability Law Center
1800 N. Charles, Suite 400
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 727-6352; (800) 233-7201

Psychological and Learning Support Services
Suzanne Keith Blattner M.S.Ed
10605 Concord St., Suite 100
Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 962-0800; (301) 962-9200 (fax)
Email: skb | at |
A holistic approach addressing social and emotional, mood regulation, learning and educational needs in children and youth. Parent guidance, Educational consulting, Child and family therapy and Tutoring services

* Psychological Resource Associates
Joyce Cooper-Kahn, Ph.D.
479 Jumpers Hole Road, Suite 106
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 647-8840; (410) 647-1405 (fax)
Email: jck | at |
Psychological and educational evaluation of learning, behavioral and emotional difficulties in children and adolescents; educational consultation, therapy, parent counseling regarding ways to facilitate children's success.

* Psychological Resource Associates co-sponsored a Wrightslaw event in 2004 and 2006.

Queen's Mobile Education Tutoring Services, Inc.
Tracy Queen
One East Chase Street, Suite 1118
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 258-4712
Email: tqueen | at |
Tutoring and educational consultant services for children with and without disabilities. We offer services in all academic areas, either private or group tutoring.

Kate Rabb, Esq.
Attorney at Law
10421 Stevenson Road, #442
Stevenson, MD 21153
(410) 701-0322
Email: kar | at |
Attorneys with extensive experience representing Maryland families and students who face education issues, including those related to special education, accommodations, and school discipline.

Reading Remedy Tutor
Leslie Herrera
17 Tygart Ct.
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
(240) 685-1212
Email: info | at |
Reading Remedy Tutor provides dyslexia reading tutoring, ACT and SAT reading and writing, general reading and other tutoring services. We are trained and specialize in helping reading students using the wilson multisensory approach.

Real Results ABA Services LLC
Dora Yimdo, HR
350 Fortune Terrace Ste C
Potomac, MD 20854
(202) 751-6519
Email: info | at |
Our company provides Applied Behavior Analysis(ABA)Services for 0-21 years old children having Autism. We are expert in Early Intervention.

Rehabilitation Services, Inc.
Diana Weinrich, President
14409 Greenview Dr., Suite 102
Laurel, MD 20708
(301) 498-8100
Email: rsitherapy | at |
Providers of Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology & Occupational Therapy services in Laurel Maryland. We accept most insurances. We offer quality one-on-one therapy in all disciplines.

RehabPlus Group, Inc.
Regina Grimmett
7474 Greenway Center Drive, Suite 620
Greenbelt, MD 20770
(301) 220-0580 X104; (301) 220-0585 (fax)
Email: rplusg | at |
RehabPlus Group offers occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech language therapy services. Ask for our services in schools, clinics,
hospitals and community based settings.

Rebecca Resnik and Associates LLC
Dr. Rebecca Resnik
6125 Executive Boulevard North
Bethesda, MD 20852
(240) 447-2419
Email: drresnik | at |
Our skilled psychologists provide customized neuropsychological and psychoeducational assessments for students ages 3 through college, with evidence-based diagnosis and highly personalized intervention plans.

The Resource Finder - a Project of Kennedy Krieger
801 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
(800) 390-3372
Email: resourcefinder | at |
Resource Finder works to share resources on developmental disabilities throughout the state of Maryland

Jill Richmond, Volunteer Special Education Advocate
2826 Ivory Lane
Port Republic, MD 20676
(410) 474-4226
Email: kyle.richmond2009 | at |
I attend IEP meetings with parents and assist parents in understanding IEP rules and special education services.

Safe Home Pediatric Physical Therapy, LLC
Katie Glaser-LeClere, MSPT
PO Box 345
New Market, MD 21774
(301) 807-9955
Email: therapy | at |
Safe Home delivers pediatric physical therapy services in Maryland. Home visits are provided in Frederick, Howard, Carroll, and Montgomery counties, and outpatient sites are located in Frederick and Rockville.

Safety Shield
P.O. Box 533
Riva, MD
Accessible safety program that teaches people with disabilities and professionals that work with people with disabilities how to identify and avoid violence before it occurs.

R. Patrick Savage, Jr., Ph.D., ABMP & Associates
1109 Spring Street, Suite 604
Silver Spring, Md. 20910
Olney, MD. 20832
(301) 587-2818 option 2; (301) 774-0575
We provide neuropsychological/psychoeducational/psychological evaluations, prescriptive recommendations/accommodations and follow-up counseling/therapy for children, adolescents, and adults: LD, AD/HD, TBI, Asperger's, Emotionally Impaired, etc.

Diana M. Savit, Esq.
Attorney at Law
4520 East-West Highway, Suite 700
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 951-9191; (240) 536-9156 (fax)
Email: dms | at |
Legal services: special education, disability accommodations, standardized testing, school discipline

Susan Schapiro, M.S. Educational Evaluations
28 Allegheny Avenue, Suite 1208
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 494-1066; (410) 583-5553 (fax)
Email: getsettoread | at |
Susan Schapiro provides educational testing for students who are experiencing possible needs in reading, spelling, written expression, math, and/or other school-related challenges.

Scottish Rite Childhood Language Disorders Clinic
12500 Willowbrook Road
(Second Floor, Rear Entrance)
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 777-1840

Jaime Seaton, Esq.
Attorney at Law
10111 Colesville Road, Suite 101
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 592-1295; (240) 331-1441 (fax)
Email: Jaime | at |
Assist parents of children with special needs obtain a free appropriate public education under the IDEA or Section 504. Our office is able to assist Spanish speaking clients, as well.

Sharon R. Saroff, M.S.Ed.
123 Embleton Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 961-2739; (410) 356-1046 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Special Education Consultant providing educational evaluations, advocacy, IEP development, tutoring, workshops, connection with community resources, and custom-made learning kits.

Sensory Street, Inc.
Ida Zelaya
7132 Pheasant Cross Drive
Baltimore, MD 21209
(410) 653-3867
Email: Ida | at |
A unique educational consulting company offering strategies for kids with Sensory Integration challenges...and more.

The Shafer Center for Early Intervention
Helen Shafer
3738 Butler Road
Eisterstown, MD 21071
(410) 517-1113
Email: info | at |
The Shafer Center is committed to providing resources and treatment to children on the autism spectrum and their families. We utilize a whole-child approach to autism therapy to maximize the potential of each child.

Marla B. Shapiro, PhD, NCSP
9901 Belward Campus Drive, Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 926-1210; (301) 926-2259 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Neuropsychological, educational, psychological, and admissions testing. Consultation. Concussion evaluation and management. Behavior management. Serves children, adolescents, young adults, famliies, and schools.

Frances Shefter, Esq.
Attorney at Law
4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 545-6080; (866) 606-8903 (fax)
Email: frances | at |
Certified Special Education teacher and attorney, provides advocacy and legal services to parents of special education students, including representation during the eligibility and IEP processes.

Marie A. Sherrett
13934 King George Way
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(301) 627-3042
Email: virri345 | at |
I teach how to be assertive to effectively advocate for children with special needs with school or other professionals throughout a child’s life.

Letitia W. Short, MD
901 Dulaney Valley Road
Dulaney Center 2, Suite 101
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 337-2707; (888) 337-2707; (410) 337-2841 (fax)
Email: drshort | at |
Treat patients diagnosed with PDD-NOS, Autism, Developmental Delay, ADD, ADHD, Lyme Disease, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, Fibromyalgia, and Chronic Fatigue.

The Siena School
9727 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 592-0567
Email: info | at |
The Siena School provides a rich educational programs for college-bound students with language-based learning differences.

Sonja I. Smith, Consultant, Reading Specialist
3511 Stark Street
Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 962-3285
Email: sonja | at |
Consultant and Reading Specialist providing expert tutoring and diagnostic testing services in DC and Montgomery County, Maryland. Certified Phono-Graphix® Reading Therapist.

Sources of Support
Janelle R. Duttenhoffer
9274 Christo Court
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(443) 857-8338
Email: advocate | at |
Sources of Support is an educational advocacy organization dedicated to serving children with disabilities and their parents by providing information related to special education.

Southern Maryland Center for LIFE (Living Independently for Everyone)
(Charles, Calvert, St. Mary's Counties)
30265 Charlotte Hall Road
PO Box 657
Charlotte Hall, MD 20622
(301) 884-4498; TTY 711
Email: cflife | at |

The SPARKS Group
Beverly Twitty
PO Box 1883
Greenbelt, MD 20768
(202) 215-9252; (877) 219-8773 (fax)
Email: btwitty | at |
We provide comprehensive, individualized consultative services for children of all ages with ASD.

Speak 4 Kids LLC
Michael Gadbois
PO Box 6733
101 W Chesapeake Avenue
Towson, MD 21285
(443) 867-7641
EmaiL: mike | at |
SPEAK 4 Kids llc. was founded to help Maryland parents receive the IEP programs and services that their exceptional children need and deserve.

The Special Kids Company
Andrea Bennett
3618 Underoak Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 418-5590; (410) 215-2185; (410) 418-5426 (fax)
Email: abennett | at |
Experienced special education consultant helping parents navigate the system throughout the Baltimore/Washington area. Educational evaluations, developement of IEP's, attend meetings, school observations.

Specialized College Counseling - Advising students with learning disabilities
Nancy Rosenberg, MA, MEd
6412 Kenhowe Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 320-5652

Kimberly Bell
532 Baltimore Blvd., Ste 403
Westminster, MD 21157

4127 Falls Rd.
Manchester, MD 21102
(410) 374-0555; (410) 374-8620 (fax)
Email: kim.bell | at |
Comprehensive pediatric services, many specialty areas (certified AVT therapist, PROMPT Trained, REI Certified, ABLC Trained, Lidcombe Trained, SI/Sensory Motor), Monthly parent education/support group.

Linda E. Spencer, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
PO Box 567
Ellicott City, MD 21041
(410) 418-9275
Email: les418 | at |
Comprehensive assessments of speech and language (receptive/expressive language, phonological processing, reading decoding, written language, higher order language, pragmatics) for children; IEPs; expert testimony

Frances Shefter, Esq.
Attorney at Law
110 N. Washington Street, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 605-7303; (866) 606-8903 (fax)
Email: frances | at |
Education Advocate and Attorney providing consultation, advise and representation to parents and guardians of students, including representation during the eligibility and IEP processes.

Sisters Together and Reaching
Terry Lindsay
901 N. Milton, Ste 260
Baltimore, MD 21205
(443) 509-4028
Non-profit community health agency providing services to the community.

Spina Bifida Association of Maryland
600 Baker Avenue
Abingdon, MD 21009
(410) 833-5059

Star Community, Inc. (formerly Anita Lynne Home)
Cindy Kalkbrennner
13757 Broadfording Church Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 791-0011; (301) 791-0018 (fax)
We provide residential and day program services for adults (and transitioning youth) with disabilities AND we also operate a therapeutic horseback riding center for children (and adults) with disabilities -- the only one of its kind in the area.

State Department of Education: Special Education
Maryland State Department of Education
Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services
200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
(410) 767-0238
Email: cbaglin | at |

State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council
300 W. Lexington Street, Box 10
Baltimore, MD 21201-2323
(410) 333-3688 (V/TTY); (800) 305-6441 (in MD only)
Email: info | at |

State Developmental Disabilities Program
Developmental Disabilities Administration
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
201 W. Preston Street, Room 422C
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-5600
Email: ddaweb | at |

State Education Agency Rural Representative
Program Administration, Support and Staff Development
Division of Special Education, Department of Education
200 W. Baltimore Street, 4th floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0249

State Mediation System
Office of Administrative Hearings
11101 Gilroy Road
Hunt Valley, MD 21031
(410) 229-4120; (800) 388-8805
Email: sfox | at |

State Mental Health Agency
Mental Hygiene Administration
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
201 W. Preston Street, Suite 416A
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-6655

State Mental Health Representative for Children and Youth
Mental Hygiene Administration
Child and Adolescent Services
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
201 W. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-6649

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Division of Rehabilitation Services
Department of Education, Maryland Rehabilitation Center
2301 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218-1696
(410) 554-9385

* Wayne D. Steedman, Esq.
* Cheryl A. Steele Steedman, Esq.

Attorneys at Law
Galleria Towers
1447 York Road, Unit 508
Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093
(410) 645-0625
Email: wayne | at |
Email: cheryl | at |
As attorneys, we represent children and adults with disabilities thoughout Maryland to help them obtain the services they need.

* Wayne is a Wrightslaw speaker. Click here for bio info.

Marjorie Steen, Steen and Associates
11330 Gum Point Rd.
Berlin, MD 21811
(410) 208-1555
Email: steenmarge | at |
Advocacy For Special Ed. Parent Volunteer Support Group. Evaluate, Develop, Implement, Monitor, and Document a "Smart I.E.P."

Step Up To Autism
Deirdre Hammaker
4021 Putty Hill Avenue
Nottingham, MD 21236
(410) 925-1688
Email: dhammaker | at |
STEP UP to Autism focuses on effective early home intervention by empowering caregivers with engagement tools geared to the child's interests and developing communication.

Stepping Stones Therapy, LLC
Beth Ciangiulli-Levy, M.A., CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist
Rachelle Maisel, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
4300 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 303
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 652-7800; (301) 652-0622 (fax)
Email: info | at |
We provide integrated speech language, occupational and play therapy to children with developmental delays, sensory integration dysfunction, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, learning and reading disabilities.

Elizabeth Stoff, M.Ed., Educational Consultant
P.O. Box 1311
Rockville, MD 20849
(301) 294-7319; (301) 294-3751 (fax)
Email: estoff | at |
Provides special education consultation to families including developing IEP's, attending placement meetings, identifying educational needs and appropriate programs, teaching families how to be advocates for their children.

Successful Speech Solutions
Leah Tillery, M.A.,CCC-SLP
P.O. Box 6324
Columbia, MD 21045
(240) 644-4411
Email: successfulspeechsol | at |
I am a licensed and ASHA certified speech-language pathologist. I provide independent educational evaluations in the area of speech-language pathology.

The Summer Winds Stables
Elena DiSilvestro
560 Budds Landing Rd
Warwick, MD 21912
(302) 382-4709
Email: stabledis | at |
We are a non-profit horse rescue working for the welfare of at risk, foster, cancer and disabled children with our safe equestrian residents. We provide individual and group camps for all disablilities.

Sylvan Learning
Seth Lueck
1840 York Road
Timonium, MD 21093
(888) 338-2283
Email: seth.lueck | at |
Sylvan Learning® offers a custom tutoring program tailored to your child's needs, no matter what grade or skill level.

Leslie Ferree Talford, MA CCC-SLP
Speech Made Easy
2019 Elderwood Ct
Sykesville, MD 21784
(410) 974-1113
Email: leslie | at |
Provides speech and language services to children of all ages with a variety of speech and language needs such as articulation, language, processing, reading comprehension, fluency, voice, and oral motor delays.

Barbara A Taylor, MS, CCC-SLP
Help Me Speak, LLC
2500 Wallington Way, Suite 103
Marriottsville, MD 21104
(410) 442-9791; (410) 442-9783 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Speak, eat, sign, learn, & play! Infants to adults; PROMPT, Talk Tools oral motor, Beckman, Kaufman, Picky eaters, Sign, REI, Interactive Metronome, ABLC, TEACCH, & more!

Technology-Related Assistance
Maryland Technology Assistance Program
Maryland Rehabilitation Center
2301 Argonne Drive, Room T-17
Baltimore, MD 21218
(800) TECH-TAP (832-4827)

Theory-In Motion, Inc.
10025 H.G. Trueman Rd., Suite 105
Lusby, MD 20657
(301) 481-3390
Email: yogaprana | at |
Offering speech therapy for children and yoga for the special needs child.

The Therapy Spot
Malka Schnitzer
15 Walker ave
Piklesville, MD 21208
(410) 358-1997; (866) 840-6040 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Pediatric occupational and speech therapy clinic. The Therapy Spot of Baltimore is a multidisciplinary pediatric therapy center that features a small group of attentive therapists. It offers both occupational therapy and speech therapy to children in the greater Baltimore region.

TJ and Pals
3041 Fallstaff Road, Suite 106
Baltimore, MD 21209
(410) 753-4132; (212) 901-5195 (fax)
Email: fran.tjandpals | at |
An interactive, safe play, creative oasis – with totally original content. Where kids can play, learn and grow at their own pace, and that parents trust.

TLC--The Treatment and Learning Centers
Julie Bobrow
2301 Research Blvd., Suite 110
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 424-5200; (301) 424-8063 (fax)
Email: jbobrow | at |
TLC enables children and adults to develop their full potential, communicate effectively with others, and acheive educational and vocational success.

Tot Signs
Jennifer Diehl
1355 Harvey's Dr
Westminster, MD 21158
(410) 751-5495
Email: classes | at |
We offer sign language classes and workshops.

Total Mobility Services
Anne Masci
5415 Yukon Ct. Suite E
Frederick, MD 21703
(240) 490-7840; (240) 490-7843 (fax)
Email: annem | at |
Provider (sell, install, service) of lowered floor wheelchair accessible minivans, vehicle adaptive equipment, vehicle & stair lifts, vertical/inclined platform lifts, elevators & overhead rail systems.

Tourette Syndrome Association of Greater Washington
33 University Boulevard, East
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 681-4133; (877) 295-2148; (301) 681-4183 (fax)
Email: tsagw | at |
Serving Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington, D.C.

Anna Forbes Towns, Esq.
Special Education Advocates
Licensed to Practice Law in Washington, DC
313 Hammonton Place
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 680-9175; (202) 318-4755 (fax)
Email: law | at |

Transformed! Disability Outreach Ministry
Jane Chambers
2502 McKenzie Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(301) 613-0493; (410) 750-0907 (fax)
Email: chambers_jane | at |
We support individuals and families affected by disabilities to meet their spiritual and personal needs, providing parent support, children's, youth and adult programs, etc.

Treasure Island Therapeutic Daycare
Jennifer Crockett, OTR/L
2105 Laurel Bush Rd, Suite 104
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 569-1141; (443) 512-0051 (fax)
Email: jecnderela | at |
Daycare for children with special needs, serving ages birth to 21 years. Also private OT and PT services available, insurance accepted: BC/BS and Aetna.

Turning Point Education Services - Annapolis
1919 West St. Suite 201
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 656-6267; (888) 958-5753 (fax)
Email: AnnapolisADMIN | at |
Employs hands-on play, creativity and the principals of learning to maintain the skills your child has already and increase overall function. Our comprehensive programs address behavior, social skills, language and communication, self-care, and feeding.

Turning Point Education Services - Crofton
1651 Crofton Blvd. Suite 6
Crofton, MD 21114
(410) 656-6264; (888) 958-5753 (fax)
Email: CroftonADMIN | at |
Employs hands-on play, creativity and the principals of learning to maintain the skills your child has already and increase overall function. Our comprehensive programs address behavior, social skills, language and communication, self-care, and feeding.

Turning Point Education Services - Severna Park
565 Benfield Rd. Suite 300
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 656-6263; (888) 958-5753 (fax)
Email: turningpointlocal | at |
We create caring, positive places for growth & change in every child. We understand the journey isn't always easy & we can help every step of the way.

Turning Point Education Services - Upper Marlboro
9440 Marlboro Pike Suite 100
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(240) 243-9599; (888) 958-5753 (fax)
Email: UpperMarlboroADMIN | at |
Employs hands-on play, creativity and the principals of learning to maintain the skills your child has already and increase overall function. Our comprehensive programs address behavior, social skills, language and communication, self-care, and feeding.

TutorExcel Tutoring for Excellence
Soumonie Heng
6925 Terrace Place
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 400-4138; (888) 618-5533 (fax)
Email: sheng25 | at |
We provide private tutoring services for all ages and all subjects. We serve the DC metro area which includes Northern Virginia, Washington DC, and suburban Maryland.

Unicorn Center, Inc. Therapeutic Horseback Riding
Nicole E. Kurtz
6101 Glenn Dale Rd
Glenn Dale, MD 20769
(240) 417-0981
Email: farmerkurtz | at |
A therapeutic horseback riding and animal rescue program that provides therapy, vocational training and opportunities, and social skill/life-skill development opportunities to those with disabilities.

United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland
Diane K. Coughlin
1700 Reisterstown Road, Suite 226
Baltimore, MD 21208
(410) 484-4540; (800) 451-2452; (410) 486-3825 (fax)
Email: info | at |
UCP of Central Maryland's mission is to advance the independence, productivity, and full citizenship of children and adults with cerebral palsy and other disabilities.

United Cerebral Palsy of Prince George's and Montgomery Counties, Inc.
William Irwin Buck Center
3901 Woodhaven Lane
Bowie, MD 20715
(301) 262-4993; (800) 621-9403
Email: ucppgmc | at |

United Cerebral Palsy of Southern Maryland
49 Old Solomons Island Road, Suite 301
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 897-9545
Email: ucpinfo | at |

University Affiliated Program

The Kennedy Krieger Institute


University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205-1890
(410) 502-9483
Email: goldstein | at |

The Upside Down Organization
Sarasimone Narinesingh
6802 McClean Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21234
(410) 870-2481; (410) 444-7953 (fax)
Email: sarasimone | at |
The Upside Down Organization provides child-serving organizations and professionals with cutting-edge learning experiences that highlight and incorporate the latest research and insights from educational neuroscience.

Wendy L. Velez, Esq.
Attorney at Law
55 Church Street
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
(443) 528-4667
Email: wendyvelezesq | at |
Serving Southern MD and Prince George's and Anne Arundel Counties. Attorney Wendy Velez is a former special educator who focuses on education issues such as IEP's, 504's, LRE, suspension/expulsion.

Verbal Beginnings, LLC
Nick Chappell
9528 Georgian Way
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(443) 985-6188
Email: info | at |
Verbal Beginnings, LLC provides ABA services to children with developmental disabilities. Our services address needs in the areas of feeding, behavior, social skills and academics.

Vocational Education for Students with Disabilities
Division of Career Technology and Adult Learning
200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0158
Email: koliver | at |

Weinfeld Education Group
104 Northwood Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 681-6233
Email: weinfeld | at |
Rich Weinfeld and his group of educational consultants advocate for services for children with learning difficulties, and provide training and consultation to schools and parents.

Eric Wellens, Esq.
Attorney at Law
540 B&A Blvd., Ste #2
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 647-1493; (410) 647-1496 (fax)
Email: Eric | at |
We are attorneys who are passionate about children's rights to an appropriate education. We can assist in IEP development, manifestation meetings, mediation and due process hearings.

Amy Wong, Esq.
Attorney at Law
7726 Bradley Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 547-1379
Email: amywong | at |
Attorney and parent of special needs children. Represents children with special needs and advocates on their behalf for special education services. IEP and Transition consultations.

World of Care
PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs
7000 Tudsbury Road
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 298-7000
Email: roya | at |
World of Care is the only childcare center in the Baltimore metropolitan region staffed and equipped to care for children who are medically fragile, or developmentally delayed children. World of Care accepts children from six weeks up to five years of age.

Heather N. Wright, MA, BCBA
PO Box 7346
Baltimore, MD 21227
(301) 346-5394
Email: heatherwrightbcba | at |
In-home ABA consulting services for children aged 2-10 using discrete trial and verbal behavior methodology serving Anne Arundel County, Howard County, and Baltimore County.

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Victoria A. Baldassano
9310 Compton Street
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 431-3970
Email: vsano | at |
Individual tutoring in writing and reading comprehension for students, middle school through college. Experienced with learning disabilities, ADHD, and autistic spectrum disorders.

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Robin Handleman
19010 Cattail Lane
Poolesville, MD 20837
(240) 489-3212
Email: youcandoit | at |
Tutoring in decoding, encoding, phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension for students in kindergarten through middle school. Experienced with learning disabilities, ADHD, and autism spectrum disorders.

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