A4K — Advocates for Kids
Tim Runner
26891 Recodo Lane
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
(949) 582-3601; (949) 295-8374 (cell); (949) 716-9498 (fax)
Email: timrunner | at |
We have a proven track-record of enabling parents to recover tuition costs for private school and residential placements. We represent clients at IEPs, SSTs, Due Processes Hearings, and Mediations as well as to Regional Centers, SSI, and state Mental Health, Disability & Insurance Agencies.

Academic Advocacy & Consultation, Inc.
David Prince, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist
6120 E. Shea Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(602) 291-0586; (480) 636-1922 (fax)
Email: ihelpkids | at |
We provide academic advocacy services for children and adolescents. Dr. Prince is a licensed psychologist who specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents.

Nancy Molder, VP
10251 North 35th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 995-7366; (602) 995-0867 (fax)
Email: nmolder | at |
ACCEL (Arizona Centers for Comprehensive Education and Life-Skills) is a private, non-profit special education day school providing educational, behavioral and vocational services to students, ages 3-21, with cognitive, emotional, orthopedic, and/or behavioral challenges and Autism.

ACORD – The District IV Advisory Council
400 Wess Hwy 66
Kingman, AZ 86401
(928) 718-1313

Answers for Special Education
Naomi Ware
940 W. Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 95705
(520) 505-9108
Email: nware1066 | at |
A Lay Advocate providing support with Special Education issues including IEPs and Behavior Plans. Local to Tucson, but able to assist nationwide. Payment options available.

The Arc of Tempe
Brenda Fox
P.O. Box 26014
Tempe, AZ 85285-6014
(480) 966-8536
Email: admin | at |
The Arc of Tempe provides recreation opportunities for teens and adults with developmental disabilities. The recreation program focuses on the following key areas: life skills, social interaction, leisure learning and community involvement.

The Arc of Tucson
P.O.Box 44324
Tucson, AZ 85733
(520) 570-1295
Email: arctucson | at |
The Arc of Tucson will support persons with developmental disabilities and their families and encourage full participation in every aspect of community life.

Arizona Alliance for the Mentally Ill
2210 North 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(602) 244-8166; (800) 626-5022
Email: azami | at |

Arizona AT
David Grant
3761 East Mainsail Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85739-9512
(520) 204-6165
Email: ArizonaAT | at |
Assistive Technology Evaluations, K-12, Adults. AT setup, training & support. LD, TBI, EBD, Mobility, Para/Tetraplegia – AZ RSA vendor, RESNA ATP, AZ Severe & profound cert.

Arizona Autism Support
Jason or Jessie Geroux
(480) 241-8876; (480) 760-9575 (fax)
Email: info | at |
An Online Resource for Families Facing an Autism Diagnosis in Arizona; State Resources; Support Groups Contacts; Community Calendar; Online Community Message Board; Intervention information; Provider listings; Autism in the News

Arizona Center for Autism
Claudia Jaramillo
236 S. Tucson Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 777-4454; (520) 731-9247 (fax)
Email: info | at |
AzCA provides educational therapies for children with autism and related disorders

Arizona Center for Disability Law
Peri Jude Radecic
100 North Stone Avenue, Suite 305
Tucson, AZ 85701
3839 North 3rd Street, #209
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 274-6287 (V/TTY)
Email: lfreyer | at |

Arizona Center for Young Children, PLLC
Lori Lichte-Brill
17505 N. 79th Ave., Ste 211-G
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 986-8069; (602) 234-3941 (fax)
Email: alienistaz | at |
I provide psychological assessment and treatment for autism spectrum disorders, as well as social/emotional and behavioral disabilities. I serve birth to seven years.

Arizona Code

Arizona Congress of Parents and Teachers, Inc.
2721 North Seventh Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85007-1102
(602) 279-1811
Email: az_office | at |

Arizona Early Intervention Program (AzEIP)
Department of Economic Security, 801A-6
3839 N. 3rd Street, Suite 304
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 532-9960, ext. 113
Email: allazeip | at |

Arizona Educational Consultants, LLC. 
Michelle Cooper
8275 E. Bell Ste 3198
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 329-9443; (480) 329-9443
Email: mcooper | at |

Arizona Hands & Voices (AZHV)
P.O. Box 50423
Phoenix, AZ 85076
(886) 685-1050; (520) 843-2070 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Hands & Voices supports families with children who deaf/hard of hearing regardless of communication choice. We embrace parent/professional collaboration to enable children to reach their highest potential.

Arizona Literacy & Learning Center
5150 N 16th Street, B141
Phoenix, AZ 85016
1400 N Gilbert Rd, Ste P
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(602) 212-1089; (602) 212-1076 (fax)
Email: suzanne.brimley | at |
We provide comprehensive, research-based screenings, diagnosis and treatment for individuals with language-based learning disorders: dyslexia, speech/language & auditory processing disorders.

Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association
7622 N. 48th Drive
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 939-6103; (800) 705-7510

Arizona Spina Bifida Association Inc.
1001 East Fairmont Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85014-4806
(602) 274-3323
Email: office | at |

Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind
P.O. Box 88510
Tucson, AZ 85754
(520) 770-3718
Email: krandall | at |

Arizona Technology Access Program (AZTAP)
4105 N. 20th Street, Suite 260
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(602) 728-9534; (602) 728-9536 (TTY); (800) 477-9921
Email: jill.oberstein | at |

Arizona’s Advocates
Jill Pearns
27615 N. 47th St.
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
(602) 579-0631
Email: jillpearns | at |
We offer parents a full spectrum of Special Education as well as 504 advocacy and consultation services.

Arizona’s Advocates
Kim Yamamoto
9052 N 48th Dr.
Glendale, AZ 85302
(602) 471-0346; (480) 248-0740
Email: kim | at |
We specialize in effective IEP’s, 504’s, manifestation meetings, technology, appropriate placement; Academic, behavioral, social and emotional aspects of learning, and a multitude of other needs.

Arizona Child Psychology
Kathie Wade, Ph.D.
10210 N. 32nd Street
Building C / Suite #215
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(480) 383-9717
Email: DrKathie | at |
Certified school psychologist and licensed clinical psychologist who provides thorough independent educational evaluations for special education eligibility and provides advocacy appropriate for all stages in the special education process.

Asperger Parent Network – Special Ed. Advocacy
Carolyn Warden – President
15821 S. 35th Way
Phoenix AZ 85048
(480) 759-6329; (480) 288-1245; (480) 759-4065 (fax)
Email: RainMom | at |
A 501C3 parent support network providing resources, referrals, on-line support and a full spectrum of advocacy, special education and training services.

A.S.S.I.S.T. Corp.
Rebecca Estorga
P.O. Box 300
Kirkland, AZ 86332
(928) 443-9290; (928) 277-4806 (fax)
Email: levinkal | at |
We provide respite, habilitation, ABA consultation, private schooling, and developmental foster homes for persons with autism.

Autism Resource Foundation
L’roy Anthony Hale
Autism Resource Foundation
2828 E Beck Lane, Suite 4
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 324-9716
Email: AnthonyHale | at |
The ARF provides tools and services FREE OF CHARGE in order to make a positive impact on the lives of special need families.

“Autism Talks” Radio Show
L’roy Anthony Hale
Autism Resource Foundation
2828 E Beck Lane, Suite 4
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 324-9716
Email: AnthonyHale | at |
The radio show gives autism a voice and informs, educates and motivates. The most important message, “Always Believe, Never Lose Faith and Keep Moving Forward.”

AZ Parent Advocate
Kristina Blackledge, M.S. MFT
PO Box 74201
Phoenix, AZ 85087
(602) 402-9510; (866) 742-8185 (fax)
Email: kris | at |
Providing assistance to parents in determining and obtaining an appropriate education for their child. Learn more by visiting our website!

AZ Reading Clinic
Dr. Pamela Rupprecht
1840 E. Warner Rd., #119
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 456-0500; (480) 456-1617 (fax)
Email: DrPam | at |
Diagnosis and treatment of reading disorders using science-based multi-sensory methods. Specializing in dyslexia treatment from age 5 to 55.

AZ Transitions
Kelly McGuire
230 Rush Circle
Chandler, AZ 85226
(480) 274-4541
Email: aztransitions | at |
Transition planning for high school students. Assiting with preparations for college and / or entering the workforce.

Ballou Education
Tamara Ballou
Ballou Education, LLC
Educational Consultants & Advocates
California l Nevada l Arizona
Direct: (602) 614-9002
Email: Tamara | at |
We provide educational consulting and advocacy services for parents who have children who are gifted, twice exceptional, and learning disabilities.

BISTA Autism Center
Donald Stenhoff
12031 N 35th Ave # 113
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 926-7200; (602) 368-2730 (fax)
Email: bista | at |
BISTA Autism Centers offers clinic and home based services for children with autism throughout Arizona. Services include assessment intervention & treatment, including ABA therapy and Discrete Trial Training.

Blue Mountain Developmental Programs, LLC
Geneva M. Ward, Director
14291 W Grand Avenue #119
Surprise, AZ 85374
(623) 584-5990
Email: gward | at |
Adult Day Program, After School Clubhouse and Habilitation/Respite Services for children and young adults with developmental disabilities.

Borderland Food Bank
Yolanda Soto
180 E Produce Terminal Dr
Nogales, AZ 85621
(520) 287-2627; (520) 842-2134 (fax)
Email: webmaster | at |
The mission of Borderland Food Bank is to improve the quality of life of the people of Santa Cruz County, the State of Arizona, other U.S. Cities and Foreign Locations through food distribution.

Brain Injury Association of Arizona
777 E. Missouri #101
Phoenix, AZ 85014
(602) 508-8024; (888) 500-9165; (602) 508-8285 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Statewide information helpline and website with information and resources for survivors, their families, and professionals. Support groups, library, and volunteer opportunities.

Bright Tutoring
Sheila Siffermann
7047 E. Greenway Parkway, Suite 250
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 203-1873
Email: brighttutoring | at |
We offer one-on-one, fully customized, in home tutoring. We help K-12 and all children, from those with Special needs to the Gifted & Talented.

Brightmont Academy – Chandler
5540 W. Chandler Blvd. Suite 1
Chandler, AZ 85226
(480) 526-7090; (480) 526-7081 (fax)
Email: chandler | at |
Brightmont Academy is a fully accredited private school that provides one-to-one instruction . Students can enroll full-time, take individual courses for credit, or receive individualized tutoring.

Brightmont Academy – Phoenix
2222 W. Pinnacle Peak Road, Suite 110
Phoenix, AZ 85027
(623) 738-0710; (623) 738-0711 (fax)
Email: deervalley | at |
Brightmont Academy is a fully accredited private school that provides one-to-one instruction . Students can enroll full-time, take individual courses for credit, or receive individualized tutoring.

Mike Cahill 
16277 W. Jackson St
Goodyear, AZ 85338
(623) 882-9534; (623) 337-0671
Email: mrc1238 | at |
I coach parents about special education and review IEP’s/assessment reports with parents to verify their children were properly evaluated and receiving appropriate services/accommodations.

Dwane Cates, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1747 E. Morten Avenue, Ste. 202
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 296-3434
Email: dwanecateslaw | at |
Mr. Cates is an experienced defense attorney committed to defending the legal rights of children with disabilities and special education needs.

Celebrate! Special Needs Planning LLC
Deborah Lamoree
607 N. Edison Circle
Mesa, AZ 85203
(480) 529-6844; (480) 835-7960 (fax)
Email: deborah | at |
Consulation on Guardianship, Transition, IEP Strategies and Advocacy, Letter of Intent, Parent Mentoring, Person Centered Planning and Relationship Awareness for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities.

Central AZ Council on Developmental Disabilities (DD)
P. O. Box 130, 10592 E. Vah Ki Inn Road
Valley Farms, AZ 85291

CHADD of Tucson
Karen McGarrity
PO Box 65745
Tucson, AZ 85728-5745
(520) 744-9493; (520) 888-1414; (520) 888-4011 (fax)
Email: adsedw | at |
Provides monthly support groups for adults diagnosed with AD/HD and their significant others, and for parent’s with children diagnosed with AD/HD. Special events held also.

Changed By Music, LLC
Allison Gross, MT-BC, NMT
6127 S. Wilson Dr.
Chandler, AZ 85249
(480) 290-8757
Email: allison | at |
Provides one-on-one Neurologic Music Therapy services to children with special needs in Chandler and Gilbert, AZ.

Children’s Services Network-Arizona
Christina K. Lebovitz, Ph.D.
8687 E. Via de Ventura, Suite 113
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(480) 998-2303
Email: cklebovitz | at |
CSN provides a listing and description of multidisciplinary mental health services for children, teens and families in Arizona. Professional networking meetings include continuing education programs.

Circles of Hope LLC
Sandy Rhudy
17312 W. Baseline Rd. #113A
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 777-5732; (480)345-0624 (fax)
Email: circlesofhope | at |
Circles of Hope providers in home service, afterschool and summer program to children and adults that have disabilities.

Clubhouse Innovative Therapy Centers, LLC
Crystal Brooks
4600 E. Shea Blvd.
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(602) 368-8601
Email: comclubhouse | at |
Multidiscipinary therapy for kids. Specialized groups and individual speech,occupational, music therapy and clinical counseling. State of Art Center.

ClubZ In-Home Tutoring Service
Jim Arellano
POB 2589
Sierra Vista, AZ 85636
(520) 266-1770; (520) 459-3193 (fax)
Email: Jim713 | at |
PK – 12 one-on-one tutoring special education services including ADD; ADHD; Autism; slow learners and learning disabilities.

Coester Cares Therapy Services, LLC 
Marie Coester
4001 E. Baseline Rd. Suite B2
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 539-5629; (480) 861-0906; (480) 539-5669 (fax)
Email: azmt | at |
Coester Cares Therapy Services provides home-based one-on-one sessions to developmentally delayed children in beautiful Gilbert, AZ.

Community Care Solutions
Varsha Prasad
2135 E. University Dr., Suite 112
Mesa, AZ 85213
(480) 306-6868; (480) 306-6290 (fax)
Email: communitycaresolutions | at |
Community Care Solutions is a customer service driven organization that is committed to supporting people through all HCBS Services. We provide Respite, Habilitation and Attendant Care.

Community Information and Referral Services
Roberto Armijo, President/CEO
2200 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 263-8845; (800) 352-3792; (602) 263-0979 (fax)
Email: firstcall | at |
Offers information about and referrals to vital services throughout Arizona.

Crawford Consulting Group
12778 N. 58th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85304
Email: PARTAZ | at |

Deer Valley Counseling
Sandra Nettles
2301 W Dunlap Ave, Suite 206
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 750-8051; (602) 674-5701 (fax)
Email: sandra | at |
We provide counseling to parents of children with special needs.

Developmental Disabilities Planning Council 
Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
1717 West Jefferson Street
Site Code (074Z)
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-4049

Different Drum Learning Designs, LLC
Gale E. Prol, M Special Ed.
856 W. Safari Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 468-5118
Email: DifferentDrum234 | at |
Flexible educational strategies designed and individualized for you. Private consultant, advocate, and tutor for academic, social, behavioral and functional development. Integrated Listening Systems and drumming.

Director of Federal Vocational Support
Division of Vocational Education
Department of Education
1535 West Jefferson, Bin 60
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-34350

Disabilities Helpline of Arizona
Community Information and Referral Services
1515 E. Osborn
Phoenix, AZ 85014
(602) 263-8845; (800) 352-3792 (In AZ); (602) 263-8856 (In Maricopa)

Discovery Child Care
Sharon Stricchiola
15840 N 48th Place
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(602) 971-2453
Email: links | at |
Our purpose is to nurture children with love, help develop their self-esteem and to provide a home in which children can grow.

District VI Advisory Council on DD 
Eileen Tucker
148 South Huachuca Street
Benson, AZ 85602
(520) 586-0050; (520) 586-0049 (fax)
Email: dsadvisory | at |
We provide advocacy and training for individuals and families dealing with developmental disability issues.

Dawn Dolinski, M.Ed.
636 E. Calle Del Norte Dr
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 309-4607
Email: dawndolinski | at |
Specializing in providing advocacy services for children with special needs in ensuring maximum educational opportunity in their schools.

Dore Achievement Centers
Contact: Katie Kraft
4131 N. 24th St. Suite B-104
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(866) 784-4377
Email: katie.kraft | at |
DORE specializes in a drug-free cerebellar stimulation exercise program for children and adults with AD/HD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, and other learning difficulties.

The Down Syndrome Connection
Kathleen Getman
9221 E. Simon Place
Tucson, AZ 85710
(520) 298-3639
Email: dgetman | at |
A support group, serving Southern Arizona parents/caregivers of children and adults with Down Syndrome. Monthly social functions and speakers, playgroups. Free Newsletter. One on one support/connection to resources.

Down Syndrome Network
Tara Cash
4025 E Chandler Blvd #70-C3
Phoenix, AZ
(480) 759-9150; (480) 759-9180 (fax)
Email: info | at |
DSNetwork educates, supports and advocates for those in our community impacted by Down syndrome by connecting individuals and families with needed resources and information.

The Dyslexia Connection
4842 East Fairmount Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85018
(602) 478-1083
Email: whitney | at |
One-on-one tutoring using the Barton Reading and Spelling program, as well as testing, consulting, and advocacy services.

Dyslexia Corrector
Nancy Louk Kress
5004 W. Seldon Lane
Glendale, AZ 85302
(480) 544-5031
Email: nancy | at |
Licensed Davis Dyslexia Correction (R) Facilitator administering individually-designed one-on-one programs to solve undesired symptoms of dyslexia, ADD, ADHD, and other learning challenges.

Dyslexia Pros
2034 E. Southern Ave. Suite L
Tempe, AZ 85282
(602) 478-1083; (805) 283-8223 (fax)
Email: Whitney | at |
Dyslexia Pros offers tutoring and testing services for the dyslexic student. With over 17 years of combined experience, we are not your average tutors.

Easter Seals Arizona
903 North Second Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 252-6061; (800) 626-6061; (602) 254-3026 (TTY)
Email: bmpseals | at |

Educational Planning and Counseling Services
Kenneth Davis, Ed Consultant
13532 West White Rock Drive 85375
Sun City West, AZ 85375
(623) 332-4007; (623) 878-6340 (fax)
Email: educationalplanning | at |
A for profit educational consultant firm offfering help to parents of students with special needs in placement in therapeutic schools and programs around the United States as well as abroad.

Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona
P.O. Box 25084
Phoenix, AZ 85002-5084
(602) 406-3581; (888) 768-2670
Email: macleishm | at |

Exceptional Student Services, Department of Education
Diane Mignella, Director
1535 W. Jefferson St.
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-3853
Email: Diane.Mignella | at |
ESS Mission Statement: To promote the development and implementation of quality education for students with disabilities. The Program Support Unit provides technical assistance and monitoring to all public education agencies and approved private special education schools in the state.
Flagstaff Office: 
Helen Stalnaker – Director
(928) 679-8100
Email: Helen.Stalnaker | at |
The Flagstaff Office supports special education programs in Northern Arizona’s school districts and charter schools in Apache, Coconino, Gila, Mohave, Navajo, and Yavapai counties.
Tucson Office:
Cyndi Bolewski – Director
(520) 628-6330
Email: Cynthia.Bolewski | at |
The Tucson Office supports special education programs in Southern Arizona’s school districts and charter schools in Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, Pima, Southern Pinal, and Santa Cruz counties.

Family PsychAssociates
Mark Rohde PhD – Psychologist
3040 E. Cactus Road – Suite A
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 494-1515; (602) 494-3131 (fax)
Email: rohde | at |
Individual, family, & 4 different counseling groups for children & teens. Counseling for ADHD, conduct problems, relationship concerns, learning challenges, depression, anger, anxiety, and substance abuse.

FASSTAR Enterprises
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: Support, Training, Advocacy, and Resources
7725 E. 33rd Street
Tucson, AZ 95710
Email: fasstar | at |
Training seminars for parents, care providers, teachers, and other professionals in the fields of education, court systems, residential care, mental health, and child abuse prevention.

Fenster School
Margaret Andrews
8505 E. Ocotillo Drive
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 749-3340; (520) 749-3349
Email: admissions | at |
Fenster School is a coeducational, college preparatory, boarding and day school enrolls students in grades 9-PG from across the country and around the world.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) Community Resource Center
4710 E. 29th Street
Tucson, AZ 95711
Email: fasarizona | at |
Support groups, advocate assistance, workshops, printed information, books, resource library, consultation, referrals.

Foundation for Blind Children 
1235 E Harmont Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 331-1470; (602) 678-5819 (fax)
Email: info | at |

Foundations Developmental House, LLC
Lynn Carahaly, MA, CCC-SLP
Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist Director/Owner
1815 E. Queen Creek Road, Suite # 1
Chandler, AZ 85286
(480) 219-3953; (480) 219-4203 (fax)
Email: lynn | at |
Speech-Language therapy for children birth-18 yrs of age. Our scope of practice includes assessment, diagnosing, treatment, and remediation of delays and disorders.

Art Gode
Po Box 3756
Kingman, AZ 86402
(928) 692-6449
Email: akinbak | at |

Natalie Greaves, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Lorrey-Wiggs & Greaves, PLLC
6751 N. Sunset Blvd. Suite 320
Glendale, AZ 85303
(602) 635-9775
Email: nataliegreaveslaw | at |
Providing affordable legal advocacy for your gifted or special needs child, always remembering that the child’s happiness is the goal.

Gail Harris, PhD, CCC- SP
Gail Harris
4637 North Camino Cardenal
Tucson, AZ 85718
122 West Juniper
Flagstaff, Az 86001
Tucson: (520) 577-0329; Flagstaff: (520) 444-6179; (520) 577-3040 (fax)
Email: gharris4637 | at |
Speech-language and early intervention and treatment. Parent support and advocacy training. Community training: fetal alcohol syndrome, disability issues

H.D. Educational Services
Kathleen Harrington
30600 N. Pima Rd. #63
Scottsdale, AZ 85266
(480) 612-1963
Email: hdeducation.kathy | at |
We offer advocacy services; consulting on optimal schools and programs; transition planning; multi-sensory instruction/tutoring (grades 6 through college/vocational training); and transition programs with internships.

Dr. Clair Hinckley
A-Z Learning Alternatives
207 N. Gilbert Rd, Ste. 001-T
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 393-0875; (480) 223-2683
Email: DrClair | at |
Helping preteens, teens, and adults who struggle in school: Brain Tune-Up; learning strategies; tutoring; SAT prep; AIMS writing help – all tailored to fit each client. Learn Smart – Solutions that respect and enhance the way each brain works

H.O.P.E. Group, LLC.
Lauren Sletten
4530 E Muirwood Dr., Suite 103
Phoenix, AZ 85048
(480) 610-6981
Email: lsletten | at |
We provide services for individuals with developmental disabilities and have several different contracts: private pay, state, insurance and school.

Horizon Pediatric Therapy 
Kristen Smithers
551 S. Higley
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 892-9777; (480) 645-0222 (fax)
Email: info | at |
We offer a wide range of services, all of which are designed to improve the quality of life and developmental progress of children with special needs and their families. Services include OT, PT, Speech-Language Therapy, Music Therapy, Social Groups, etc.

Hudson/Sohus Counseling Services, LLC
Millie Hudson MC, LPC
5333 North Seventh Street, Suite B-210
Phoenix, AZ 85014
(602) 279-5300; (602) 266-1867 (fax)
Email: hudsonsohus | at |
Experience in diagnosing ADD and ADHD in adults and children. Focusing on teaching coping skills as well as parenting strategies to parents; specializing in difficult to diagnose or complicated clients.

Huntington Learning Center
Doug Henson
28212 N. Tatum Blvd., Suite D3
Phoenix, AZ 85331
(480) 538-5398; (480) 538-5397 (fax)
Email: hensond | at |
Private tutoring 1-1 or 3-1 in reading, phonics, writing, math, study skills, test prep. Research based, multisensory approach helps students of all abilities to learn.

The IDEA People
Maureen Mills
4039 E Rock Wren Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(602) 410-8123
Email: info | at |
Special education support and IEP strategies for families.

Independent Speech, LLC
Stephanie Barry
28731 N 25th Glen
Phoenix, AZ 85085
(602) 793-2958; (623) 780-2323 (fax)
Email: stephanie | at |
We provide online speech-language therapy for school-aged children using highly interactive activities designed by Speech Pathologists to engage and motivate our students.

Kim L. Johnson, Ph.D.
1930 South Alma School Rd., Suite B-214
Mesa, AZ 85210
(480) 491-5501
Email: kimjohnson39 | at |
Licensed psychologist with over 20 years experience working with children, adolescents and families who are experiencing mental health or developmental concerns.

Jordan Developmental Pediatrics
2730 west Aqua Fria Freeway, Suite 103
Phoenix, AZ 85027
(602) 696-3305; (602) 795-1671 (fax)
Email: Love4reading | at |
Dyslexia testing by a developmental pediatrician. Our office provides 1 on 1 tutoring with the Susan Barton Reading and Spelling Program. Monthly dyslexia support group meetings.

Lucy Keough, Esq.
Attorney at Law
7000 N. 16th St., Ste. 120-301
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 997-7367; (602) 997-7467 (fax)
Email: LMKEOUGH | at | COX.NET
Representing the legal rights of children with disabilities in the special education process; all children in discipline and expulsion proceedings; guardianship; and adoptions.

Daniel B. Kessler MD and Associates
Easter Seals Southwest Human Development
2850 North 24th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 633-8811; (602) 200-0445 (fax)
Email: BFelix | at |
Dr. Daniel B. Kessler and Associates evaluates children and adolescents who may have ADHD, an Autism Spectrum Disorder, or problems of anxiety, or self regulation.

Keystone Partnerships, LLC
Jennifer Butler, M. Ed., ACC
15363 W Jill Lane
Surprise, AZ 85374
(623) 776-6715
Email: jen | at |
Special Education Consultant and accredited Educational Leadership Coach that helps parents and schools build trust, communicate effectively, and create appropriate programming for children with disabilities.

Kid Assist
Joel S. Hanania, Ph.D.
2730 W Agua Fria Freeway, Suite 103
Phoenix, AZ 85027
(602) 316-1340; (602) 956-3141; (480) 502-1650 (fax)
Email: joel_hanania | at |
Kid Assist provides diagnostic evaluation, behavioral analysis and intervention services designed for children who are having problems with learning or getting along with others.

Hope N. Kirsch, Esq.
Attorney at Law
8900 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd., Suite 250
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
(480) 585-0600; (480) 585-0622 (fax)
Email: hope | at |
Represent students with disabilities in special education disputes with school districts under the IDEA, 504 and in disciplinary matters.

Lori Kirsch-Goodwin, Esq.
Attorney at Law
8787 East Pinnacle Peak Rd., Suite 210
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
(480) 585-0600; (480) 585-0622 (fax)
Email: lkg | at |
Legal advocacy services on behalf of special needs children and their families to ensure students are receiving appropriate education and related services. Advice with, and representation at, IEPs, Due Process, 504s, suspension/expulsion hearings, resolution meetings, mediation.

The Learning Center (Chino Area Partnership dba)
Jackie Nance
3525 N Hwy 89
Chino Valley, AZ 86323
(928) 636-1033; (928) 636-8309 (fax)
Email: thelearningcentercv | at |
A new approach to independent living/disability related skills, workshops, family support and day treatment. Person centered, individualized, and success orientated in a homelike environment.

Learning Disabilities Association of Arizona
18001 N. 79th Avenue, E-71
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 975-4551
Email: dotcrawford | at |

Learning Disability Associates of Arizona
Steven Casamento
PO Box 8652
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 389-1043
Email: contact | at |
Learning Disability Associates of Arizona (LDAZ) is the leading provider of comprehensive, independent psychoeducational evaluation and support services.

LearningRx Cognitive Training Center
Matt Owen, MS
565 W. Chandler Blvd., Suite 116
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 855-9099; (480) 855-9115 (fax)
Email: mowen | at |
Provides cognitive testing and evaluations, as well as customized cognitive training programs to help with learning difficulties, reading problems/dyslexia and ADD/ADHD.

Christina K. Lebovitz, Ph.D. Clinical Psychology
8687 E. Via de Ventura, Suite 113
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(480) 998-2303; (480) 998-3169 (fax)
Email: cklebovitz | at |
Clinical Psychology, services for infants through adults for over 25 years; evaluations, consultation, therapy and professional training. Emphasis on identification of mental health concerns/disabilities.

Barry E. Lewin, Esq.
Attorney at Law
202 E. Earll Drive, Suite 490
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 325-1141; (602) 279-1520 (fax)
Email: blewin | at |
We address disputes over independent educational plans, Section 504 plans, disability accommodations, dealing with behavioral problems, bullying at school, speech therapy and occupational therapy services.

Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes — Scottsdale
Scottsdale Learning Center
10617 N. Hayden Road, Building B, Suite 101
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 922-5675; (480) 922-5785 (fax)
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes is an internationally recognized leader in the research and development of programs that teach children and adults the underlying skills necessary for reading, spelling, and comprehension.

Listening Ears, LLC
Lynn Carahaly, M.A., CCC-SLP
Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist; Director/Owner
1815 E. Queen Creek Road
Chandler, AZ 85286
(480) 219-3953; (480) 219-4203 (fax)
Email: lynn | at |
Individualized therapy programs for various learning disabilities, ADD/ADHD, and Auditory Processing Disorders.

Love 2 Sign LLC
8901 N. Avra Road
Tucson, AZ 85743
(520) 682-8918
Email: love2sign | at |
Using American Sign Language to enhance communication and literacy in infants, toddlers, preschoolers and older children.

Frances Manzo, Licensed Speech Language Pathologist
2813 East 22 Street
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 326-1116; (520) 319-1538 (fax)
Email: officeoffranmanzo | at |
Evaluate and treat communication disorders in adults and children. Evaluate and treat written language disorders, such as dyslexia

Susan Marks & Advocates, PLLC
3260 N. Hayden Road, Suite 210
Scottsdale, AZ   85251
Phone: (480) 459-2403
Fax: (480) 567-0226
We are an Arizona team of advocates, educational consultants, and an attorney for Special Education and Disability-Related matters. We provide both advocacy and legal representation for special education matters (eligibility, IEP development, and assistance at school meetings). We also provide legal services for most disability-related issues.

Masters of Reading
Laura Oplinger
5052 W Boston Way
Chandler, AZ 85226
(602) 920-4263
Email: Mastersofreading | at |
We offer Dyslexia testing and tutoring services by trained and certified specialists.

Melmed Center 
Ricki Light
4848 East Cactus Road Suite 928
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(602) 538-7493; (480) 443-4018 (fax)
Email: rickilight | at |
Child centered advocacy services that include accompanying parents to school meetings, behavior planning and collaboration with multidisciplinary educational teams to meet the child’s unique needs.

Mentally Ill Kids in Distress (MIKID)
Vicki Johnson, Executive Director
755 E. Willetta, Suite 128
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(602) 253-1240; (602) 253-1250 (fax); (800) 356-4543
“Provide support and assistance to families in AZ with behaviorally challenged children and youth.”

Met DESK – MetLife’s Division of Estate Planning
Wendy Kenney, LUTCF
1640 S. Stapley Drive, Ste 209
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 242-5219
Email: WKenney | at |
Specializing in Financial Planning for Families with Special Needs. Did you know if you leave over $2000 in assets to a loved one, they will lose all govt benefits. Learn how to preserve those benefits and protect your loved ones.

Richard J. Murphy, Esq.
Attorney at Law
1928 E. Highland Avenue, Suite F104-278
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(602) 296-4962
Email: info | at |
Representing parents and families in special education matters.

Musical Surprise
Robyn Harris, MT-BC
14800 W. Elko Ct.
Surprise, AZ 85374
(602) 738-6000; (623) 518-3896
Email: musicalsurprise | at |
Musical Surprise provides Music Therapy, Group Music Enrichment Programs and Private Lessons to Children and Adults with special-needs.

Native American Protection and Advocacy Project
P.O. Box 392
Shiprock, NM 87420
(505) 368-3216; (800) 862-7271
Email: napap | at |

Native American Protection and Advocacy Project
P.O. Box 3539
Tuba City, AZ 86045
(520) 283-3208; (877) 283-3208
Email: napap | at |

New Orleans Speech and Hearing Center
Lesley Jernigan
1636 Toledano Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 897-2606
Email: mclausner | at |
To improve the communication of children and adults who are affected by speech, language and hearing disorders, in order to improve their quality of life and help them connect with others.

New Way Academy
Abbey Ross
1300 North 77th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(480) 946-9112; (480) 946-2657 (fax)
Email: abbey | at |
New Way Academy is an independent kindergarten through grade twelve school specialized for children who learn differently. Small classes! Fully integrated technology!

The Nicholls Group
Christopher J. Nicholls, Ph.D.
99665 N 95th Street, Suite 101
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(480) 998-2303
Email: cn | at |
Dr. Nicholls has over thirty years of experience as a clinical psychologist and pediatric neuropsychologist. His practice focuses upon the needs of children, adolescents and adults with learning disorders and other neurodevelopmental challenges.

Omniac Education
Mark Truman
1830 S. Alma School Rd. #104
Mesa, AZ 85210
(602) 903-6485; (480) 239-8370; (505) 889-4598 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Omniac Education helps students to improve their grades, boost their ACT and SAT test scores, and apply to colleges.

Mary Ellingsen
P.O. Box 31122
Tucson, AZ 85751
(520) 620-3415
Email: mellingsen | at |
Fully certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologists work online through face-to-face therapy. Students enjoy online services and feel less stress towards therapy.

Oxford Learning
Dr. Jan Belt
8889 East Bell Rd., Suite 200
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
16841E. Shea Blvd., Suite 106
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
(480) 383-8600; (480) 836-9300; (480) 383-8450 (fax)
Email: scottsdale | at |
Individualized cognitive/academic programs for Pre-K through 12th Grade. Diagnostic Assessment, ADD/ADHD/Gifted, Reading, Writing, Spelling, Math, Grammar, Spanish, Study Skills, Homework Support, AIMS/GED/SAT/ACT, 1:3 Teacher/Student Ratio.

Parent Information Network
Becky Raabe, Coordinator
2384 N. Steves Blvd
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 679-8106; (877) 230-7467 PINS; (928) 526-5279 (fax)
Email: PINS | at |
Support for families throughout the special education process. FREE resources, consultation, and trainings.

“Parents Help”
Sylvia Meade, Parent Advocate
8479 South Sharps Road
Globe, AZ. 85501
(928) 402-9029; (928) 812-0001; (928) 402-9029 (fax)
Email: parentshelp | at |
FREE IDEA and 504 Trainings. We’ll teach you the laws and how to write letters to get an appropriate IEP. Parent Support Group.

PATHS Through School Choice 
15018 N. Santiago Place
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
(480) 837-4431; (480) 239-8709
Email: debbie | at |
A non-profit organization advocating public school reform through the promotion of school choice – giving parents more control over their children’s education. Our site provides the latest information and research available on public school reform.

Barb Pavoni, Educational Therapist
615 W. Straford Drive
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 491-1569
Email: readwithbarb | at |
Educational therapist for individuals struggling with reading…all ages…preschool to adults. Level 2 certified in Wilson Reading System.

Pediatric Speech & Language Specialists
Anita Werner
6865 E. Becker Lane, Suite 101
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 991-6560; (480) 607-9246 (fax)
Email: psls | at |
With offices both in Scottsdale and Chandler, PSLS specializes in providing evaluation and treatment to children and adolescents with speech, language and communication difficulties.

Jose Luis Penalosa, Esq.
Attorney at Law
55 East Lexington Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 254-0877; (602) 253-4061 (fax)
Email: jose.penalosa | at |
Arizona Attorney available to serve as your advocate and due process attorney with regards to special education cases.

Phoenix Scottish Rite Learning Center
77 E. Columbus Avenue
Suite 214-A
Phoenix, AZ 85012-2352
(602) 212-1089

Phoenix Symphony, The
Aaron Rinsema, Education Manager Admin.
455 N. 3rd St. Suite 390
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 495-1117 x311; (602) 253-1772 (fax)
Email: education | at |
FAMILY CONCERTS Our special series of concerts at the Dodge Theatre for children (ages 5-12) and their families features four Saturday afternoons of fun, learning, and music!

* Pilot Parents of Southern Arizona
2600 North Wyatt Drive
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520) 324-3150; (877) 356-7220
Email: ppsa | at |

Pima Council on Developmental Disabilities 
2410 W. Ruthrauff, Ste. 110
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 888-3304
Email: helena | at |
Special Education Advocacy, Information & Referral Services, Legislative Advocacy

Programs for Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
1400 W. Washington Street, Room 126
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-3323 (V/TTY); (800) 352-8161 (V/TTY)
Email: info | at |

Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Office for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Department of Health
150 N. 18th Ave. Suite #330
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-1860; (602) 542-2589 (fax)

Purple Heart Education
Jessica Anderson
3033 South Del Rancho
Mesa, AZ 85212
(480) 528-0036
Email: purplehearteducation | at |
Helping parents by providing educational consulting, file review, classroom observations, assistance at IEP/FBA/ISP meetings, and free phone/email consultations.

Raising Special Kids
5025 Washington St., Suite 204
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 242-4366; (800) 237-3007; (602) 242-4306 (fax)
Email: info | at |
A comprehensive parent center providing resources to Arizona families of children with special needs. Services available for families in English and Spanish free of charge. Arizona’s Parent Training and Information Center. Parent to Parent mentoring.

Reaching Harmony: Native American Family Support, Inc
P.O. Box 1420
Window Rock, AZ 86515
(520) 871-6338
Email: paulas | at |

Regional ADA Technical Assistance Agency
DBTAC – Pacific ADA Center

Rehabilitation Services Bureau 930A
Department of Economic Security
1789 West Jefferson 2NW
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-3332
Email: azrsa | at |

Respite on Wheels, Inc.
Heather Cooan
411 North Kyrene Road #128
Chandler, AZ 85226
(480) 242-8928; (480) 668-3616 (fax)
Email: hcooan | at |
A non-profit organization specializing in information, recreation and advocacy resources for the developmentally disabled population.

Rocky Mountain Rett Association
P.O. Box 150975
Lakewood, CO 80215
(720) 234-7673
Email: info | at |
Our mission is to organize and fund research and to support families affected by Rett Syndrome and related MECP2 disorders in Colorado and neighboring states.

The Santa Cruz Parent Love Connection
Maria scholnick
1230 Calle Rafael
Rio Rico, AZ 85648
(520) 285-6112
Email: mariascholnick | at |
We provide parental support, free educational disability workshops, information and advocacy regarding the IEP process, and social events.

S.E.E.K. Arizona
921 S Val Vista Drive #104
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 902-0771
Email: Jessica | at |
We provide services and resources to families with children with autism spectrum disorder and related developmental disorders.

Scottish Rite–University of Arizona Child Language Center
P.O. Box 391
Tucson, AZ 85702-0391
(520) 620-0420; (520) 622-8660 (fax)

Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona
Gina Johnson
745 N Gilbert Rd #124 PMB 273
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 926-6500; (480) 926-6145 (fax)
Email: info | at |
We offer resources and emotional support to families and people who have Down syndrome. Chapters; Flagstaff, Phoenix area, Casa Grande and a Spanish speaking chapter.

Soar on Eagle Wings BLT
618 N Sibyl Rd.
St. David, AZ 85630
(520) 221-0295; (520) 720-6611 (fax)
Email: brianrev | at |
For special needs, adopt, foster, individuals

Dr. Charyn Socket Berg, Advocate
4828 E. Libby Street
Scottsdale, Arizona 85254
(602) 690-1593
Email: helpsothers | at |
Dr. Socket Berg is associated with 2 local Universities and has been a Behavior Specialist. She has assisted families with IDEA and 504 issues.

Cristi A. Soiya LPC LISAC NCC
Clinical Director
14358 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Suite 8
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 773-6502; (480) 219-3026 (fax)
Email: cristi.counselor | at |
Ms. Soiya provides psychotherapy for Individuals, Families, Couples. Areas of Practice: Anxiety ADHD Depression Eating Disorders Substance Abuse

Sonoran Sky Pediatrics
10720 E. Southern Ave, Suite 116
Mesa, AZ 85209
(480) 365-0050; (480) 365-0049 (fax)
Email: LetiziaMD | at |
Comprehensive general pediatric medical care for infants, children, adolescents, and children with special health care needs, from a caring and dedicated board certified pediatrician

Sound Listening Corporation
Billie M. Thompson, Ph.D.
1635 E. Seldon Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 381-0086; (602) 870-8353 (fax)
Email: billie.thompson | at |
Founders provided over 6,000 families with individualized earbrain listening training since 1986. Breakthroughs in speech, language, spatial, musical, academics, coordination, socialization, all ages and competencies.

Southern Arizona Network for Down Syndrome (SANDS) 
Carolina Freund
PO Box 40100
Tucson, AZ 85717
(520) 791-0344
Email: sandsaz | at |
We believe that every individual with Down syndrome should be given the right and opportunity to reach their highest potential in order to live fulfilling and productive lives within their community.

Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center
Lyn Marquis
300 N. 18th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(602) 340-8717; (602) 340-8720 (fax)
Email: lmarquis | at |
For the treatment and research of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Southwest Human Development
Daniel B. Kessler MD and Associates
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Easter Seals/Southwest Human Development
2850 N. 24th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 633-8811; (602) 200-0445 (fax)
Email: DKessler | at |
Dr. Daniel B. Kessler is a board certified Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician

SPEK-Sahuarita Parents of Exceptional Kids
Rosemarie Scheuer
(520) 437-4282
19190 S. Alpha Ave, #6205
Green Valley, AZ 85614
Email: rosemariescheuer | at |
Future Meeting every 2nd Thursday of the Month; This is a Sp Ed Support Group for Family & Friends of the Sahuarita School district

State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
1717 West Jefferson Street
Site Code (074Z)
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-4049
Email: mward | at |

State Developmental Disabilities Program
Department of Economic Security
Division of Developmental Disabilities
P.O. Box 6123, Site Code (791A)
Phoenix, AZ 85005
(602) 542-0419
Email: dddweb | at |

State Mediation System
Dispute Resolution Coordinator
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #62
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Mediation requests regarding special education are handled through the Dispute Resolution Unit.

State Mental Health Representative for Children and Youth
Division of Behavioral Health Services
Department of Health Services
2122 E. Highland Ave., Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(602) 381-8999
Email: lschwal | at |

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Rehabilitation Services Bureau 930A
Department of Economic Security
1789 West Jefferson 2NW
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 542-3332

Whitney Stein, M.Ed
4842 East Fairmount Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85018
(602) 478-1083
Email: whitneystein123 | at |
One-on-one, private tutoring for students, specializing in reading and dyslexia, using the Barton Reading and Spelling program.

Bart Stevens Special Needs Planning, LLC
Bart Stevens, ChLAP
12406 N. 32nd Street, Ste. 102
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 404-4239; (888) 447-2525; (602) 996-0944 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Our purpose is to educate and provide future planning options, products, and services for families, friends, organizations, and professionals who have, or know, a person with a developmental disability.

Britt Kimball
2725 West Guadalupe Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 820-9109; (480) 820-3590 (fax)
Email: customerservice | at |
Our purpose in providing aquatic safety and swim lessons is to: Equip your child with an immediate method of survival in an emergency situation; Teach your child a love and respect of the water; Increase your child’s sensory/motor development and self-esteem.

Billie Tarascio, Esq.
Attorney at Law
One N. MacDonald St., Suite 201
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 649-2905
Email: billie.tarascio | at |
We are a law firm offering low cost, limited scope services. I am a special education advocate, attorney, and mom of a special needs child.

Therapy Group of Tucson, PLLC
John Kyle Meades, CCC-SLP
1830 East Broadway Blvd
Suite 124-143
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 232-2021; (520) 232-2553 (fax)
Email: kyle | at |
Provider of Speech Pathology services in Tucson, Arizona. All insurance plans and Arizona State AHCCCS/Medicaid plans accepted. DDD Provider. Call today for an appointment.

Title 15 Education (from the Arizona Revised Statutes)

Totem Learning Center
Contact: Terry and Sandi Mahan
11144 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Suite 200
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
(480) 767-8659
Email: sandi | at |
A leading provider of individualized educational instruction, using multisensory and science-based intervention strategies for struggling students.

Tara Truman M.Ed
14867 N 133rd Drive
Surprise, AZ 85379
(602) 931-1193
Email: ttruman | at |
1:1 In-home academic tutoring for students with special needs ages 3-12. Specializing in students with Dyslexia and Wilson Reading System.

Tucson Alliance For Autism
Kim Crooks
1002 N. Country Club
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520)-319-5857; (520)-319-5979 (fax)
Email: kim.tafa | at |
Comprehensive Autism Evaluations, Behavioral Consultations, Speech Evaluations and Therapies. Social Thinking(R) Groups, Summer Day Camps, Support Groups, Trainings and other resources.

United Cerebral Palsy of Southern Arizona
Cindy Echols PhD, Director
3941 E. 29 Street, Suite 603
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 795-3108; (520) 795-3196
Email: staff | at |
UCPSA serves persons with disabilities and their families in a variety of programs which include support services (attendant care, etc.) and special projects (assistive technology and grandparent issues)

United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona
Stephanie Shepherd M.Ed
1151 S. La Canada, Suite 214
Green Valley, AZ 85614
(520) 344-8592
Email: sbshepherd | at |
Connecting families in Southern Pima County to family leadership, advocacy,and family support resources and programs.

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Institute for Human Development
Northern Arizona University
P.O. Box 5630
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
(520) 523-4791
Email: ihd.uap | at |

Vail Unified School District #20
600 S. Avenida Los Reyes
Tucson, AZ 85748
(520) 879-2045
Email: tompkinsj | at |
We service students with varying disabilities in an inclusive setting. We develop programs to specifically meet individual needs.

Valley Music Therapy
Julie Murillo
5525 E. Emelita Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 332-1651
Email: music4health | at |
Provides low-cost music therapy groups, as well as individual sessions for children with varying special needs.

Varsity Tutors – Phoenix
638 North Fifth Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85003
(480) 544-5222
Email: phoenix | at |
Varsity Tutors – Phoenix is a private at-home academic tutoring service operating in Phoenix, AZ.

Varsity Tutors – Tucson
1758 River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 247-9206
Email: tucson | at |
Varsity Tutors – Tucson is a private at-home academic tutoring service operating in Tucson, Arizona.

Dr. Michael P. Viotti, Psychologist
PO Box 1660
Cottonwood, AZ 86325
(928) 300-5132
Email: mviotti | at |
Psychologist with over 20 years working with children. Evaluations and psychotherapy with adults, families and children.

A Voice for You Special Education Advocacy
Lori Bird
9204 S. Shannon Drive
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 220-4417; (480) 963-5240 (fax)
Email: azbirds99 | at |
Take the stress out of your IEP meeting. A voice for you and your child in the IEP negotiation process. Consultation and attendance at meetings.

VSA arts of Arizona (formerly Very Special Arts)
3321 North Chapel Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 795-6502
Email: vsaa | at |

The Whole Learner
Raquel Scharf-Anderson
6501 E. Greenway Pkwy.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(602) 481-6303; (602) 391-2217 (fax)
Email: info | at |
Special Education & Food Allergy 504 advocacy, school selection, IEP review, parent/teacher workshops, tutoring K-12, test preparation, college advisement, & curriculum development.

Charles Wilmer, Esq.
Attorney at Law
202 E. Earll Dr. Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 532-0301
Email: wilmertestini | at |
Attorney with extensive experience handling child disability and special education cases. Contact Charles Wilmer for a free legal consultation.

Your Education Advocate, LLC
Kimberly Sterne
4239 W Electra Lane
Glendale, AZ 85310
(602) 791-7109; (602) 589-0516 (fax)
Email: kimberlysterne | at |
Comprehensive special education advocacy and consulting for families of children with special needs. We combine experience and expertise in special education and the law.

Lanie Y. Zigler. Ph.D., Neuropsychology Specialists
3420 E. Shea Blvd., Suite 111
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(602) 996-1396; (602) 996-4501 (fax)
Email: lzigler | at |
Neuropsychological assessment of school aged children and young adults with cognitive/behavioral deficits as a result of traumatic brain injury, learning disability, ADHD, autistic spectrum disorders, and other developmental delays.

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