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Available dates for EI, IEP, CPSE, and CSE Meetings

June: No availability July:  11-morning or afternoon 12-morning or afternoon 13-morning or afternoon 14-morning 21-morning 25-morning or afternoon 26-morning or afternoon 27-morning or afternoon 28-morning   August 1-morning or afternoon 2-morning or afternoon 3-morning or afternoon 4-morning 8-morning or afternoon 9-morning or afternoon 10-morning or afternoon 11-morning 15-morning or afternoon 16-morning or afternoon 17-morning or afternoon 18-morning […]

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Autistic Muppet

This is a NYT’s article posted October 27th 2015. Jennie Baird Last week’s news that Sesame Street was introducing the first autistic Muppet was met in my house with a resounding, “Huh?” “But there already is an autistic Muppet,” my high-functioning 14-year-old said. “Fozzie Bear.” I had never thought of Fozzie that way, but my […]

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How is Autism Treated?

Each child or adult with autism is unique and, so, each autism intervention plan should be tailored to address specific needs. Intervention can involve behavioral treatments, medicines or both. Many persons with autism have additional medical conditions such as sleep disturbance, seizures and gastrointestinal (GI) distress. Addressing these conditions can improve attention, learning and related […]

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SEIT Services at school and home

If you were denied SEIT Services or SEIT Services were taken away please call me at 631-276-3027. What if I disagree with the services listed on my child’s IEP and deny SEIT Servies?  At the IEP meeting, you should explain why you want SEIT services and are appropriate for your child and why you feel […]

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Special Education Advocate

You want an advocate who not only understands your concerns, but Special Ed law. Having an advocate at your CPSE/CSE meeting will quickly calm your anxiety. All it takes is a simple phone call to help your son or daughter receive the appropriate placement, IEP goals, and related services. Is your school district giving your […]

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Why Pay Expensive Retainer Fees?

My question to you is, why pay expensive retainer fees? Parent attorney’s demand retainer fees of $5,000 or more at a rate of $400 per hour. This can be beyond hard to afford for most parents. My fees include reviewing all your child’s educational documents, preparing for the Committee on Special Education (CSE), then in-turn attending […]

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Long Island’s All Kids Fair – 4/22

We will have a booth at the Kids Fair. Please bring your child’s IEP. Free balloon animals, face painting, food, and child ID cards. A celebration of childhood at the Melville Marriott 80+ Exhibitors, 24 Speakers/Classes! The All Kids Fair is all about children from birth through high school age. 10am to 4:30pm. Directions just […]