Attorney Berliner is following the Governor’s guidelines for the COVID 19 Outbreak. To protect your safety, Attorney Berliner is not working in the physical office space of Westport or Guilford. However, please be assured that our office is “open” virtually to manage and address all clients’ and potential clients’ concerns regarding all special education law and advocacy matters. Please call our office with a detailed message at: 203-255-0582 or e-mail: and we will return your call or e-mail promptly to set up a phone conversation or a video conference. To address the “New Normal” and ongoing issues, we are pleased to conduct Zoom webinars with the Stamford JCC entitled, Empowering Parents: The Challenging Time of Covid -19 Health Emergency and Navigating the Road Ahead. For more information and to register, please visit our Facebook page, Stay safe and healthy!

Finding Your Voice as a Parent Webinar: Anxiety

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Wednesday, Oct 21st, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
In Conversation with Dr. Robert Kruger, Board Certified Clinical Psychologist (Westport, CT)        
       Date: Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 at 7:00pm
Moderated by:
Attorney Lawrence Berliner, Special Education Law 
Jane Faherty, Director of Jumpstart, Stamford JCC and Educational Advocate

Zoom Registration:

Co-hosted with the Stamford JCC (Stamford, CT) 


Helping Parents and Students Cope and Manage Anxiety and Stress 
• Tailoring parent management to your child's age - What works and what doesn't
• Most effective ways to learn different skills with special needs students
• Disengagement - How parents can help children remain engaged in learning and avoid "dropping out"
• Retention of Information
• Conducting Evaluations in the time of the COVID crisis
• The psychology of wearing a mask in school
• Coping with the uncertainty and volatility of school openings/closings

Q & A

Email questions to rachel [at] berlinerspecialedlaw [dot] com