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!

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The Jewish Child Care Association's Compass Project has new programs for Fall 2013 for teens with Asperger's and learning disabilities including dinner social groups in Westchester County.... read more
  A day long college fair and conference will be held in Pleasantville, NY on October 5th, 2013 at Pace University's  Kessel Student Center from 9:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. for parents and... read more
Villa Maria School in Stamford will be hosting a free special education private school fair for families whose students are transitioning to high school on October 17th from 6:30-8:30 P.M. There will... read more
A new article in the Associated Press (AP) details the comprehensive support programs at 2-year and 4-year colleges around the country for students with ADD/ADHD, learning disabilities, and Asperger... read more
The Theatre Development Fund  (TDF) in New York City is holding autism and sensory friendly performances  for children and adults  with autism and their caregivers.   On September... read more
The Learning Disabilities Association of New York City (LDA) is offering study skills and time management classes to students and adults with learning disabilities as part of their Professional and... read more
The U.S. Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) has released new policy information on bullying and students with disabilities. For link to the letter and practices to combat bullying, please... read more
A seven-year-old girl with a peanut allergy is helped by a service dog that is trained to sniff food items containing peanuts. Read the article in  the Huffington Post published on August 9,... read more
CBS 2 New York /CBS News and ABC World News are reporting that wasp and bee allergies are on the rise.  For more information about wasp and bee allergy prevention and treatment, please watch the... read more
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has created new standards for gluten-free foods.  For more information, please read the August 2nd, 2013 Reuters article "FDA issues new rules for... read more