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The New York Times wrote an article about the parents' rights once their child turns 18 under FERPA.  For more information, please read the article "Beyond a Parent’s Reach: When... read more
Hartford Stage will present a sensory-friendly and autism-friendly performance of "A Christmas Carol" on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The performance wll have quiet areas, dimmed... read more
A new article details the decline in due processs hearings between school districts and parents. To learn more, please read the article "Due Process Hearings on Decline" by Michelle Diament... read more
The U.S. Supreme Court will review teacher statements in child abuse statements in schools.  For more information, please read the article, "Supreme Court to Weigh Use of Child's... read more
Dr. Harold Koplewicz, child and adolescent psychiatrist and founder of The Child Mind Institute, will speak at the Windward School in White Plains. The event will take place on October 21, 2014 at 7:... read more
Autism Expert Dr. Catherine Lord will speak at the Greenwich Country Day School's Performing Arts Center on November 12, 2014 from 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  At 6:30 p.m., there will be a meet and... read more
The Asperger and High Functioning Autism Association (AHA) will hold their annual conference for parents and professionals. The conference will take place on October 20 and 21, 2014 from 8:45 a.m.-3:... read more
The Yale Stress Center has an ongoing class during the Fall 2014 semester for managing stress and anxiety.  The class takes place every Thursday from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at 2 Church Street South... read more
The Child Mind Institute will be giving a free workshop to parents of children who need help with organization called "Helping Kids Stay Organized". It will take place on October 22 from 6:... read more  is a website that helps young adults with mental health issues to find resources. Read more about how the website is helping individuals in the article " "... read more