Disability Organizations

 

DisabilityInfo.org provides resources for multiple disabilities.

Please note each link below will take you to an independent third party website not affiliated with the NRSEPAC.

Attention Deficit Disorder – ADD/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder- ADHD

ADDitude: Strategies for Support for ADHD & LD

Attention Deficit Disorder Association

LD Online: ADHD

National Resource Center on AD/HD

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD)

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety & Depression Association of America (ADAA)

Anxiety Disorders on NIMH

The International Association of Anxiety Management

Autism

Autism Society

Global Autism Collaboration

Autism Research Institute

Autism Speaks

Families for Early Autism Treatment (FEAT)

Ladders-Learning

Parents of Autistic Children (POAC)

Autism and Sleep Resources

Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sleep – Tuck

Autism and Sleep Help

Aspergers

Aspergers/Autism Network

The Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS) & MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Asperger’s Disorder

Attachment Disorder or Reactive Attachment Disorder – RAD

The Attachment Institute of New England

Attachment and Trauma Network

Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) Kid Organization

Association for Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children

Behavior & Social

Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice

LD On-line: Behavior and Social Skills

Bipolar

Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance

Pendulum

The Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation

Bipolar Child

Birth Injuries

Birth Injury Guide

Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury – TBI

Brain Injury Association

Traumatic Brain Injury

National Institute of Neurological Disorder and Stroke- TBI page

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy Guide

Cerebral Palsy Group

Cerebral Palsy Guidance

Depression

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Families for Depression Awareness

I’m Depressed: Cope, Care, Deal-A mental health site for teens

Dyslexia

International Dyslexia Association

ICDRI: Resources related to Dyslexia

Dyspraxia / Apraxia

Apraxia Kids

Dyspraxia Foundation

Diabetes

Children with Diabetes

National Diabetes Educator Program

The American Diabetes Association

Down syndrome

Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress (MDSC)

The National Association for Down Syndrome (NADS)

The National Down Syndrome Society

Epilepsy

Epilepsy Foundation

NINDS: What is Epilepsy?

Guide to Healthcare Schools Epilepsy Supports and Information

Executive Functioning Disorder

Overview of Executive Function

Executive Function resources at the National Center of Learning Disabilities (NCLD)

Hearing Loss

MA Commission for the Deaf

Boston Children’s Hospital – Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program

Alexander Graham Bell – Listening and Spoken Language

HIE

https://hiehelpcenter.org/

Language-based Learning Disabilities – LBLD

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

FAQs On Language-Based Learning Disabilities

ASHA: National Student Speech Language Hearing Association

Learning Disabilities – LD

LD OnLine

Learning Disabilities Association of America

Red Flags of a learning issue

Learning Disability Symptoms, Types and testing

National Center for Learning Disabilities NCLD

The Council for Exceptional Children

Mental Health

National Alliance on Mental Illness(NAMI)

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD)

Mental Health – Drugwatch

Nonverbal Learning Disorder – NLD / NVLD

NLD on the Web

Pervasive Developmental Disorders – Not Otherwise Specified – PDD-NOS

Autism/PDD Resource Network

Yale: PDD-NOS

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder – PTSD

PTSD Symptoms in Infants/Toddlers

What is PTSD by The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Reading

National Reading Panel: Teaching Children to Read

SEDL – RCI: Reading Assessment Database for Grades K-2

National Right to Read Foundation

Rett syndrome (RTT)

International Rett Syndrome Foundation

National Institue of Neurological Disorders: RETT

Sensory Integration – SI

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation

Speech and Hearing

Online Directory of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Self-Help Groups for Speech, Language, and Swallowing Disorders

United States Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Speaking Freely: Empowering Speech Therapy Apps

10 Tips for Selecting Toys for Your Speech Delayed Child

Learning Disabilities Association of America

American Academy of Audiology – Resources for Kids & Teens

Rights for Those with Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss Association of America

Career Assistance for Deaf and Hearing Impaired

Suicide

Suicide Prevention, See A New Sun (SANS)

Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Support

Tourette syndrome – TS

Tourette Syndrome Plus

Tourette Syndrome Association of Massachusetts

National Tourette Syndrome Association

Tourette-Syndrome Fact Sheet, by NINDS

General Links

Center for Parent Information & Resources

All Kinds of Minds

Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)

Learning Disabilities Worldwide (LDW)

Learning Disabilities Online

Developmental Delay Resources

Disability.gov

Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council (MDDC)

National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD)

The Interdisciplinary Council on Developmental & Learning (ICDL)

CDC: Facts about Intellectual Disability

Waisman Center