The Academic Advocate
Kristen Stone
P.O. Box 7667
Flint, MI 48507
(810) 214-2910
Email: theacademicadvocate | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.academicadvocate.net
Working together with parents, student and schools to meet your child’s unique special education needs. Special Education Lay Advocate

Academic Assessments
Nicole S. Hovey
1266 Queensway Dr.
Lake Isabella, MI 48893
(989) 954-5288
Email: Nicole | at | AcademicAssessments.com
Web: http://www.AcademicAssessments.com
We are a family business dedicated to private assessment, tutoring, progress monitoring and consultation. Services are available individually and virtually.

Academic and Behavior Consultants LLC
Brenda Mann M. ED.
2505 Garland Street
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320
(248) 310-7700
Email: abc123achieve | at | gmail.com
Parent Education on ADHD: History and Facts, Treatment Options, Home Management and Behavior Techniques to Reduce Stress, Legal Rights in School, School Accommodations and Collaboration, and Teen Years. ADHD Coach and Tutor. School Advocacy.

ACCESS Education Advocates & Consultants
Debora Blake
West Michigan Office
Post Office Box 422
Plainwell, MI 49080
East Michigan Office
2531 Jackson Avenue, Suite 219
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Central Michigan Office
844 Barrett Lane
Jackson, MI 49080
(888) 834-4340
Email: deborablake | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.accesseducationmi.com
Proactive, professional advocacy services provided by special education experts to ensure that students obtain the educational services and supports to which they are entitled.

ADD Consults.com
Terry Matlen, ACSW
630 N. Old Woodward, Suite 302
Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 988-1260
Email: terry | at | addconsults.com
Web: http://www.addconsults.com
Online consultations for those touched by ADHD; referral database of ADHD professionals; newseletter, support chats, online store and more.

ADD/ADHD Family Education
Brenda Mann
2505 Garland Street
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320
(248) 310-7700
Email: bsm666666 | at | yahoo.com
Extensive classes on ADD/ADHD; All classes contain only research based information.

Advocacy Services for Kids
Shellie Bosma
414 East Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 343-5896; (269) 978-0287 (fax)
Email: mail | at | askforkids.org
Web: http://www.askforkids.org
ASK provides support, training, and advocacy to families raising children with special mental health needs. We offer parent support groups, individual support, and other assistance.

Aim High School
Stephanie Ritter
11648 N. Main Street
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
(734) 550-9595; (734) 550-9590 (fax)
Email: sritter | at | aimhighschool.com
Web: http://www.aimhighschool.com
A private 9th-12th grade school that provides an excellent education to students with Autism Spectrum Disorders, attention deficits, anxiety disorders, and similar learning styles.

The Alcott Center for Cognitive Enhancement, LLC
Vince Carahaly
8799 Gull Road
Richland, MI 49083
(800) 588-5805 (phone/fax)
Email: vince | at | thinkalcott.com
Web: http://www.thinkalcott.com
Individualized programs for children with various learning disabilities including Dyslexia, CAPD, ADD/ADHD, PDD/NOS, Autism, etc. Programs include Lindamood-Bell, PACE/MTC, Samonas.

All the Elements for Success Child Advocacy
Holly A. Brommer
35838 Jefferson Ave., Suite 102
Harrison Township, MI 48045
(586) 707-9033
Email: princesspal01 | at | gmail.com
Web: http://elements4successchildadvocacy.com
Nationally recognized child advocate and consultant, providing services for parents and children, with and without disabilities. Serving Metropolitan Detroit and Southern Michigan.

Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Michigan
921 N. Washington
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 485-4049; (800) 331-4264 (in MI)
Web: http://mi.nami.org/

American Foundation for the Blind – Midwest
401 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 350
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 396-4420
Web: http://www.afb.org/

Ann Arbor Academy 
Lauren Works
111 E. Mosley St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 747-6641; (734) 747-9994 (fax)
Email: lmworks | at | annarboracademy.org
Web: http://www.annarboracademy.org
Provides a safe, academically rigorous environment for students who need small classes and an individualized learning experience. Our strength is knowing each child well enough to effectively address their individual learning style while continuing to nurture their many gifts, including opportunities for success in the fine and performing arts.

ARC/Advocacy & Resource Center
Linda VanOpynen
665 136th Avenue #90
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 738-8570; (800) 678-0995; (616) 738-9340 (fax)
Email: info | at | arc-resources.org
Web: http://www.arc-resources.org
Serving persons with developmental disabilities and their families in Ottawa County and surrounding areas.

ARC/Allegan County (Allegan Resource Center)
219 Hubbard Street
Allegan, MI 49010
(269) 673-8841; (269) 673-1669 (fax)
Email: arcallegan | at | datawise.net
The Arc is a non-profit organization providing free advocacy and resource information to people with developmental disabilities and their families.

Arc of Livingston County
Patti Nowak
1044 Durant Dr., Suite 1
Howell, MI 48843
(517) 546-1228
Email: pnowak | at | arclivingston.org
Web: http://www.arclivingston.org
The Arc of Livingston provides Advocacy, Educational Opportunities and Information to families of children with disabilities.

The Arc Michigan
1325 S. Washington Ave.
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 487-5426; (800) 292-7851 (in MI)
Web: http://www.arcmi.org/

The Arc of Oakland County
1641 West Big Beaver Road
Troy, MI 48084
(248) 816-1900; (248) 816-1906 (fax)
Email: tfk | at | thearcoakland.org
Website: http://www.thearcoakland.org

Association for Children’s Mental Health
6017 St. Joe Hwy. Suite 200
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 372-4016; (888) 226-4543; (517) 372-4032 (fax)
Email: acmhadmin | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.acmh-mi.org
Provide support, information and advocacy to parents of children with emotional, behavioral, or mental health disorders.

Autism Alliance of Michigan
David Meador
1590 Cranbrook Dr.
Troy, MI
(313) 235-8781
Email: davidemeador | at | yahoo.com
You should be clear that many of the services listed will not qualify for insurance reimbursement under the new Michigan Autism Law. Only ABA by a BCBA, Speech and Occupational Therapy

Autism Asperger Associates of Michigan LLC 
7027 10 Mile Rd
Rockford, MI 49341
(616) 874-2090
Email: kpriem | at | autism-asperger-associates.com
Web: http://www.autism-aspeger-associates.com
Our agency provides social skill training, parent workshops and family activities for students of all ages. Behavioral and educational consultaion available by board certified behavior analysts and certified educational staff.

Autism Foundation of Ingham County
Lori Swan, Director
1275 N. Williamston Rd.
Williamston, MI 48895
(517) 655-1895
Email: aficlori | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.afoic.org
We are a parent run organization for families and children affect by autism. Our services include a support group, library, trainings, and more.

Autism Resource Network of Northwest Michigan
Marlowe Franklin
267 Waxwing Dr
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 668-7394; (231) 941-3697
Email: marlowe | at | autismresourcenetwork.org
Web: http://www.autismresourcenetwork.org
Autism Resource Network of Northwest Michigan is a parent led organization working in the community to better serve people with ASD, their family, friends and those affected by ASD.

Autism Society of America/Oakland County Chapter 
Natalie Luyckx
3770 Woodman
Troy, MI 48084
(248) 393-3131
Email: chapterinfo | at | asaoakland.org
Web: http://www.asaoakland.org
Chapter of the Autism Society of America servicing Oakland County.

The Autism Society of Michigan
(517) 882-2800; (800) 223-6722; (517) 882-2816 (fax)
Email: autism | at | autism-mi.org
Web: http://www.autism-mi.org
ASM is committed to empowering individuals with autism and their families by offering educational resources and materials, workshops, seminars and other services.

* Autism Society of West Shore
P.O. Box 39
Spring Lake, MI 49456
(616) 395-3222
Email: asws_contact | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://asws.org
Autism Spectrum Disorder support group, providing speaker forums, family events in safe surroundings and educational opportunities. The purpose of ASWS is to provide family support through special activities, a network of information, resource referral, community awareness and education so that informed decisions are made…

Autism Solutions Direct, LLC
14650 Ludlow St.
Oak Park, MI 48237
(248) 736-0404
Email: autismsolutionsdirect | at | gmail.com
Providing direct academic and behavioral support to students with autism spectrum disorders and their families. RPM method to increase comprehension and communication. ABA certified.

AVKO Educational Research Foundation
Don McCabe
3084 Willard Road
Birch Run, MI 48415
(810) 686-9283; (810) 686-1101 (fax)
Email: DonMcCabe | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.avko.org
Free daily tutoring, free parent training in tutoring, free telephone consultations, free information on website, free evaluations.

Baker Marymee Advocacy, LLC
Carla Baker Marymee
5085 Lake Bluff Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
(248) 681-7290
Email: cmarymee | at | sbcglobal.net
Special education advocate for more that 12 years, member of Council of Parent Advocates and Attorneys (COPAA), specialize in autism, ADD/ADHD, dsylexia, behavioral issues.

Dr. Kevin Barber
Psycological Evaluation and Consulting Services PC
13998 Merriman Rd
Livonia, MI 48154
(248) 755-0892; (248) 546-7225 (fax)
Email: klpinebarber | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://drbarberphd.com
Fully licensed Psychologist providing independent evaluations, attending IEP’s, Neurological, Psychological and School testing for motor, learning and processing disabilities, provide individual/family therapy.

Bath for All, LLC – Special Needs Home Modification
8880 Elmhurst
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 414-9525; (734) 416-9330 (fax)
Email: admin | at | adaforall.com
Web: http://www.ADAforall.com
A Special Needs family committed to create functional and affordable barrier free environments.

Beacon Rehabilitation Services Inc.
Ronald T. Smolarski
114 Felch St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(800) 821-8463; (734) 665-8326; (734) 665-2584 (fax)
Email: ron | at | beaconrehab.com
Web: http://www.beaconrehab.com
Life Care Planning, Forensic Rehabiliation Economics, Vocational Rehabilitation Evaluation, Work/Functional Capacity Evaluation Provide Sevices through out the USA and Canada, 31 years experience.

Behavioral Resources & Institute for Neuropsychological Services (BRAINS)
Michael Wolff, PsyD
3351 Eagle Run Dr. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
(616) 365-8920; (616) 365-8971 (fax)
Email: staff | at | brainspotential.com
Web: http://www.brainspotential.com
A multidisciplinary team of experts able to assist children & families. Offering neuropsychology, counseling, occupational/physical therapy, neurofeedback, nutrition, groups & more.

Belightful Yoga
Lisa Ballo, RYT
122 Royal Ave.
Royal Oak, MI 48073
(248) 761-6815
Email: info | at | belightfulyoga.com
Web: http://www.belightfulyoga.com
Belightful Yoga is a mobile yoga studio offering a joyful state of well-being for children with special needs in southeast MI. (Group and private sessions.)

Sally Bloch, Ph.D., P.L.L.C.
6625 Daly Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 343-3318; (248) 851-4599; (248) 737-3430 (fax)
Email: drbloch | at | ameritech.net
Web: http://www.aspergersyndrome.com
Assessment for autistic spectrum disorders, learning and attention disabilities, and adjustment issues in children through adults. Social skills groups for children under twelve. Individual and family therapy services.

Brain Injury Association of Michigan
Kathie Sell
7305 Grand River, Suite 100
Brighton, MI 48114-7379
(810) 229-5880; (810) 229-8947 (fax)
Email: info | at | biami.org
Web: http://www.biami.org
BIAMI’s services include information, resources, and educational opportunities to those affected by brain injury for both families and professionals. Prevention materials are also available.

Brightmont Academy-Northville
Mable Sinnett Fox
39209 Six Mile Road, Suite 175
Livonia, MI 48152
(734) 548.8735; (734) 548-8743 (fax)
Email: Mable.Fox | at | BrightmontAcademy.com
Web: http://www.BrightmontAcademy.com
Brightmont Academy, an accredited private school, offers a customized learning option with one-to-one instruction. One student working with one experienced teacher — all the time.

John F. Brower, Esq.
Attorney at Law
335 Brighton Lake Road – Suite A
Brighton, MI 48116
(810) 227-9797; (810) 227-7996 (fax)
Email: jbrower | at | michedlawcenter.com
Web: http://www.michedlawcenter.com
Legal representation for disabled students in school matters.

Building Bridges Therapy Center
Brad Naberhaus
4345 Meigs Avenue, Suite A,
Waterford, MI 48329
9357 General Drive, Suite 101
Plymouth, MI 48170
1310 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 454-0866
Email: bnaberhaus | at | bridgestherapy.com
Web: http://www.bridgestherapy.com
Pediatric clinic providing Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Sensory Integration, Physical Therapy, Neuropsychological Testing, Psychological Counseling, Music Therapy, Educational Specialists.

Camille Burden, Esq.
Attorney at Law
300 Riverfront Drive suite 20D
Detroit, MI 48226
(248) 457-5290
Email: camilleburdenlaw | at | gmail.com
Parent and child advocate in areas of special education and school discipline. With over 10 years of experience as an educator and now serving in the capacity of licensed attorney, I am a uniquely qualified and compassionate advocate serving your education needs.

Capital Area Down Syndrome Association (CADSA)
Dawn Tomlin
P.O. Box 25112
Lansing, MI 48909-5112
(517) 575-4308
Email: lansingdownsyndrome | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://lansingdownsyndrome.org
Provide support and advocacy for people with Down syndrome and family members. Visit our website to find out about monthly meetings and special events.

The Center for Childhood Development
Jennifer Rewa
7086 8th Avenue
Jenison, MI 49428
(616) 667-9551; (616) 667-9552 (fax)
Email: jennifer | at | theCenterforCD.com
Web: http://www.theCenterforCD.com
The Center for Childhood Development provides a wide variety of assessment, treatment and consultation services to help children and families in the West Michigan area affected by neurodevelopmental challenges.

Center for Educational Networking (CEN)
Eaton Intermediate School District
1790 East Packard Highway
Charlotte, MI 48813
(800) 593-9146, (517) 541-1318, (517) 321-6101, (517) 541-1351 (fax)
Email: info | at | cenmi.org
Web: www.cenmi.org
CEN is a Michigan Department of Education statewide education information network. CEN produces and distributes newsletters, brochures, and other education materials in print and electronic formats.

Center for Neuropsychology, Learning & Development
Isabelle Beaulieu, Ph.D., Dir.
31555 W 14 Mile Rd, Suite 212
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
(248) 644-9466; (248)522-7365 (fax)
Email: ibeaulieu | at | CNLD.org
Web: http://CNLD.org
Neuropsychological evaluations for LD, ASD, FAS, giftedness, ADHD, NLD and developmental concerns by experts in the field. Complex cases welcome. Personalized implementation plans.

Center for Neuropsychology, Learning & Development
Roger Lauer, Ph.D., Director
1955 Pauline Blvd, Suite 100A
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 994-9466; (734) 994-9465 (fax)
Email: clients | at | CNLD.org
Web: http://CNLD.org
Neuropsychological evaluations and therapy for LD, ASD, FAS, giftedness, ADHD, NLD and developmental concerns by experts in the field. Complex cases welcome. Personalized implementation plans.

Center for Speech & Language 
Beverly Gough MA CCC/SLP
1635 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084
(248) 816-7000; (248) 816-8040 (fax)
Email: cslt | at | attglobal.net
Web: http://www.speechlanguage.com
Speech and Language Clinic specializing in Auditory Processing disorders in school age children.

Center for Speech, Language, and Sensory Disorders
5793 West Maple Road, Suite 150
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 737-3430; (248) 737-3433 (fax)
Email: kelly | at | kidspeech.com
Web: www.kidspeech.com
Center for children with speech, language, sensory and motor challenges in West Bloomfield, Michigan.

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (Grand Rapids CHADD)
7269 De Costa Dr. NE
Rockford, MI 49341
Web: http://www.chadd.org

Children Are Precious
Peter Shipley
5005 Elkin Road
Commerce Township, MI 48382
(248) 360-0699; (248) 408-2176; (248) 360-7417 (fax)
Email: shipleype | at | comcast.net
Web: http://childrenareprecious.net
Non-profit organization which provides funding to families for respite care services.

Children’s Advocacy Resources for Education
Kristin Totten
2442 Ramblewood Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 270-1278
Email: kristin | at | kristintotten.com
Web: http://www.kristintotten.com
C.A.R.E. provides legal services to families in southwest Michigan to enable children with disabilities to receive specially designed instruction to meet his/her unique needs.

Children’s Special Health Care Services Division
Bureau of Family and Community Services
Department of Community Health
400 s. Pine Street, P.O. Box 30479
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 241-7186
Email: StifflerK | at | Michigan.gov

Children’s Therapy Corner
Julie Windham
808 South Garfield Avenue, Suite A
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 929-2354; (231) 929-2853 (fax)
Email: tc | at | childrenstherapycorner.com
Web: http://www.childrenstherapycorner.com
Private pediatric therapy clinic providing speech-language, occupational, physical evaluation and therapy services, and early intervention programming for children with ASD – The PLAY Project.

Circle of Food Allergic Families 
7058 Rolling Hills Drive
Waterford, MI 48327
(248) 363-1123; (248) 821-1343
Email: cofafdetroit | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.geocities.com/cofafdetroit/home
Serving Oakland County. We are a parent-run support group that offers support in facing the daily challenges of living with food allergies and eosinophilic disorders.

CLC Network (Christian Learning Center)
R.H. “Bear” Berends, Director
4340 Burlingame Ave. SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
(616) 245-8388; (616) 245-3662 (fax)
Email: info | at | clcnetwork.org
Web: http://www.clcnetwork.org
CLC Network promotes the development of people with a variety of abilities and disabilities to live as active, integrated members of their communities.

Community Advocates for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
Lori West
814 South Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1162
(269) 342-9801; (269) 342-4638 (fax)
Email: lwest | at | communityadvocates.org
Web: http://www.communityadvocates.org
An advocacy organization for persons with developmental disability, serving individuals and families through the life spectrum in Kalamazoo County

Community Inclusive Recreation (CIR)
Linda Linke, CEO
154 West Street, Upper Level
Battle Creek, MI 49037
(269) 968-8249; (269) 969-6218 (fax)
Email: cirlady | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.cirfun.com
A non-profit organization whose mission is to create an inclusive community where people of all abilities can participate, contribute, and reach their goals.

Conductive Learning Center
Terry Stelter
2428 Burton SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 575-0575; (616) 285-1935 (fax)
Email: Jste2933 | at | aol.com
Web: http://conductivelearningcenter.org
Conductive education is an intensive, holistic program for children with cerebral palsy, spina bifida and motor disabilities, combining elements of education and rehabilitation.

Mark E. Crane, PLLC
Katherine E. Lionas, Esq.
950 W. University Drive, Suite 102
Rochester, MI 48307
(248) 656-9600; (248) 656-9603 (fax)
Email: kel | at | markcranelaw.com
Web: http://www.markcranelaw.com
Attorney advocating and assisting families with issues related to special education, special needs planning, probate and estate planning.

Creative Beginnings Consulting, LLC
Heidi C. Lewis
Advocate/Consultant for Special Needs-Special Education
PO Box 26022
Fraser, MI 48026
(248) 835-1251; (586) 864-8808
Email: heidilewis | at | wowway.com
Assisting parents through the entire special education process, to be sure their child of special needs is receiving the most appropriate education and services.

DeafBlind Central: Michigan’s Training & Resource Project
Beth Kennedy, Director
Central Michigan University
Sloan 105
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
(888) 758-0508; (989) 774-2725; (989) 774-1572 (fax)
Email: dbcen | at | cmich.edu
Web: http://www.dbcentral.org
Statewide technical assistance project offering information, training and support for families and/or professionals associated with a child who is DeafBlind.

Disability Network Northern Michigan
Jessie Bachmann
415 East Eighth Street
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 922-0903; (231) 922-2597 (fax)
Email: jessica | at | disabilitynetwork.net
Web: http://www.disabilitynetwork.org
A non-profit organization that provides information and assistance, peer support and other assistance for individuals and families.

Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan 
PO Box 888164
Grand Rapids, MI 49588
(616) 956-3488; (616) 974-9612
Email: dsawm | at | iserv.net
Web: http://www.dsawm.org
Support and advocacy group for parents & caregivers of individuals with Down syndrome serving west Michigan.

Down Syndrome Guild of Southeast Michigan
Paulette Duggins
P.O. Box 522
Royal Oak, MI 48068
(248) 646-0819; (248) 594-9658 (fax)
Email: info | at | dsgsemi.org
Web: http://www.dsgsemi.org
DSGSEMI is a non profit parent led, community based support organization designed to strengthen, empower and inform families, educators, and communities about children and adults with Down syndrome.

Dyslexia and Dyscalculia Support Services 
Renee M. Newman
7420 Calhoun Street
Dearborn, MI 48126
(313) 300-1901; (313) 582-0565 (fax)
Email: renee | at | dyscalculia.org
Web: http://www.dyscalculia.org
Since 1992, providing free information, collaboration, advocacy, evaluations, and remedial services for learning disabilities concerning: ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia (reading/writing/spelling), Dyscalculia (math), and Dysgraphia (handwriting).

Easter Seals Michigan 
4065 Saladin Drive, S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 942-2081; (800) 292-2729 (in MI)

Bryan I. Eder, Esq.
Attorney at Law
5820 N. Lilley Rd., Suite 8
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 981-8881; (734) 981-8882 (fax)
Email: bryan | at | chudnof-eder.com
Web: www.chudnof-eder.com
Chudnof & Eder, PLC advocates for children with disabilities. Our practice areas include special education law and estate planning with emphasis on drafting, negotiation and mediation.

Education Law Center, PLC
John Brower
335 Brighton Lake Road – Suite A
Brighton, MI 48116
(810) 227-2850; (810) 227-7996 (fax)
Email: information | at | michedlawcenter.com
Web: http://www.michedlawcenter.com
An organization of attorneys providing resources for Michigan parents of disabled children, including presentations, seminars, parent training, attorney referrals and a web site listing helpful Michigan and national links.

EduTech Cognitive Therapy
Mary James, M.Ed.
8900 East Jefferson, Ste. 1030
Detroit, MI 48214
21971 Coolidge
Oak Park, MI 49237
(248) 224-3445; (313) 340-0086
Email: director | at | edutech4learning.com
Web: http://www.edutech4learning.com
We provide individualized interventions in subject area tutoring and cognitive training to develop the underlying neurological processes that interfer with learning skills.

EnCourage Institute for Teaching and Learning
Mary S. Rozendal, PhD
2845 Wilson Ave SW, Suite D
Grandville, MI 49418
(616) 530-2224; (616) 825-6164 (fax)
Email: mary | at | encourageinstitute.com
Web: http://encourageinstitute.com
Diagnostic evaluations, specialized interventions, tutoring, and summer programs for students with any type of learning difficulty. A licensed agency for The P.L.A.Y. Project™ autism intervention.

Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan
26211 Central Park Boulevard, Suite 100
Southfield, MI 48076
(248) 351-7979; (800) 377-6226

Eton Academy
1755 Melton
Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 642-1150
Email: contact | at | etonacademy.org
Web: http://www.etonacademy.org
An independent day school for students in grades 1-12 with learning differences. Our compassionate teachers, all trained in Mel Levine’s “Schools Attuned,” specialize in LD instruction.

Everyday Miracles
Stacy Hunter
4410 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
(248) 837-2063
Email: info | at | everydaymiracles.org
Web: http://www.everydaymiracles.org
501C3 organization based in SE Michigan, dedicted to supporting families affected by autism all over the world.

Excel Driving School, LLC
Rachel Duncan
4620 Dixie Highway
Waterford, MI 48329
(248) 673-6799; (888) 909-5140; (248) 461-6518 (fax)
Email: rachelduncan | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.excel-driving-school.com
We are a State of Michigan provider for driver education services. We offer Evaluations and Training to students and adults with special needs through out the state of Michigan.

Excel Institute 
Patricia Engler
36520 Grand River Avenue, Suite 100
Farmington Hills, MI 48335
(888) 82-Excel (39235); (248) 536-0303 (fax)
Web: excelinstitute.com
We specialize in ADD, Dyslexia and other learning disabilities. Our multi-discipline approach of behavior optometry, psychology and education helps children learn how to learn.

Families & Supports Affected by FASD
Charisse Cossu-Kowalski
Email: cydck | at | comcast.net
Web: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FaSAFASD/
Online support group for families and supports affected by fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.

Family Hope Foundation
Lara Kitts
7086 8th Avenue
Jenison, MI 49428
(616) 780-3839
Email: jgothberg | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.thefamilyhopefoundation.org
We provide financial assistance to families to help provide access to therapies. Family Hope Foundation invests in children with special needs through family support, engaging community experts, advocacy through collaboration, and financial assistance to provide access to therapies.

The Fowler Center for Outdoor Learning
Dennis E. Champine
2315 Harmon Lake Road
Mayville, MI 48744
(989) 673-2050
Email: programs | at | thefowlercenter.org
Web: http://www.thefowlercenter.org
We are a non-profit organization providing barrier free outdoor learning activities; summer, day, & respite camps; and challenge courses for persons with special needs.

Fragile X Association of Michigan
P.O. Box 1414
Troy, MI 48099-1414
(313) 381-2834
Email: fraxmich | at | hotlinemail.com
Web: www.fragilex.org/html/michigan.htm
Local organization providing information, support, conferences and other services.

Genesee County Special Education Advocacy
Dana D’Andrea
7421 Heatherwood Dr.
Grand Blanc, MI 48439
(810) 836-3249; (519) 730-0696 (fax)
Email: angelwondr1 | at | aol.com
I provide education advocacy services as an Education Specialist contracted with Genesee County Juvenile Probation, Child Advocacy Team and private cases.

Gray Center for Social Learning and Understanding
100 Pine Street, Suite 121
Zeeland, MI 49464
(616) 748-6030; (616) 748-6029 (fax)
Email: info | at | thegraycenter.org
Web: http://www.thegraycenter.org
Information and support for those dealing with Autism and Aspergers (consulting, presenting, bookstore, library, coaching, young adult network, etc.)

Great Minds of Michigan PLLC
Janet Reed, PhD, MHA, ABPP-CN
23210 Greater Mack Ave., #216
Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080
(855) 478-6467; (855) 847-7656 (fax)
Email: dr.reed | at | greatmindsmi.com
Web: http://www.greatmindsmi.com
Comprehensive neuropsychological evaluation for children and young adults with special health, mental health, learning and behavioral needs.

Handwriting Problem Solutions, LLC
Sue Ramin-Hutchison & Merri Domer
128 South Main Street
Olivet, MI 49076
(269) 749-9374; (517) 285-8882; (269) 749-4053 (fax)
Email: handwritingsolutions | at | hotmail.com
Web: http://www.handwriting-solutions.com
Specialists in “Low-Tech” and “High-Tech” solutions for writing challenges related to Physical Impairments, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Learning Disabiities, ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia and Dysgraphia.

The Holley Institute
Ardis Gardella, President
22151 Moross Road
Prof. Bldg. 1, Suite 223
Detroit, MI 48236
(313) 343-3165; (313) 343-4111 (fax)
Email: ardis.gardella | at | stjohn.org
Web: http://www.stjohnprovidence.org/holley
The Holley Institute provides life-enhancing programs for the Deaf and those with hearing and vision loss, and provides programs for Parents with Deaf children.

Homebased Autism Treatment 
Jeff Thompson
167 Leota
Waterford MI 48327
(248) 698-1626; (248) 310-7081
Email: Jthompson400 | at | comcast.net
Autism affects the whole family, not just the person who has been diagnosed. I provide autism treatment in your home. The focus is on education, developing visual schedules, and learning effective problem solving.

Horizons Developmental Remediation Center
3120 68th Street, SE
Caledonia, MI 49316
(616) 698-0306
Email: info | at | horizonsdrc.com
Web: http://www.horizonsdrc.com
Specializing in treatment of developmental disabilities, neurological disorders, communication disorders, and sensory processing disorders. Programs and services available for families and schools.

Innovative Speech & Communication Services 
Nora K. Sailor, M.A., CCC-SLP
5922 Kyes Road
Lansing, MI 48911-4913
(517) 882-0877; (517) 214-9634; (517) 579-7753 (fax)
Email: nora.sailor | at | innovative-speech.com
Web: http://www.innovative-speech.com
IS&CS provides speech and language therapy in our clients’ homes. We specialize in the remediation of early childhood communication disorders. Our experience includes working with children with autism, apraxia, severe multiple impairments.

Integrative Educational Partners, LLC
Julie Billett
6739 Courtland Dr. Suite 101
Rockford, MI 49341
(616) 874-7490; (616) 550-0206
Email: iep | at | ieptherapy.com
Web: http://www.ieptherapy.com
Assessment, coaching and individualized interventions (therapy and tutoring) to develop the underlying neurological processes interfering with learning. Specializing in Aspergers, ADHD, ADD, and Dyslexia.

Interdisciplinary Center for the Family
Ira Glovinsky, Ph.D.
6022 West Maple Road, Suite 408
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 538-9070; (248) 538-1558 (fax)
Email: Ira1834 | at | sbcglobal.net
Assessment, treatment, therapy groups, parent support, psychoeducation.

Steven Johnson PhD
493 Century Ln.
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 355-7190; (616) 355-9820 (fax)
Email: sj_work | at | yahoo.com
Provide neuropsychoeducational assessment/ interventions for children and adults with all types of learning disabilities, as well as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and Asperger’s Syndrome.

Kaufman Children’s Center for Speech, Language, Sensory-Motor, and Social Connections, Inc.
Kelly Swagler
6625 Daly Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 737-3430; (248) 737-3433 (fax)
Email: kelly | at | kidspeech.com
Web: http://www.kidspeech.com
The KCC is a private center offering speech, language, occupational, sensory integration and social skills therapy to children ages 2-17. All therapists on staff have highly specialized training.

Jeffrey S. Kemm, Esq.
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 70085
Lansing, MI 48908
(517) 803-3241; (517) 580-0826 (fax)
Email: jeffrey | at | kemmlaw.com
Kemm Law, PLLC, is a law firm providing Mid-Michigan’s families and children with the legal services they need.

Kids First Advocacy, LLC
Carla Baker Marymee
5085 Lake Bluff Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
(248) 890-0584
Email: carla | at | kidsfirstadvocacy.com
Web: http://www.kidsfirstadvocacy.com
IEP special education expert and advocate who partners with parents to support their children with disabilities, including autism, ADD, developmental delays, intellectual disabilities, and speech and language impairments.

Kids In Motion Pediatric Therapy Services
Mary Hydorn
2636 S. Milford Rd.
Highland, MI 48357
(248) 684-9610; (248) 684-9611 (fax)
Email: kidsinmotion | at | kimpediatrics.com
Web: http://www.kimpediatrics.com
We provide physical, occupational, speech, music and massage therapy in our highland clinic, in the home or in the schools. We provide therapists for schools, hospitals, and agencies.

Kim and Bella’s Disability-Related Listservs and Websites (there is a list for Michigan groups)
Web: http://kimandbella.tripod.com

Aimee Kotrba, Ph.D., PLLC
409 Plymouth Road, Suite 250
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 416-9098; (734) 416-0158 (fax)
Email: information | at | drkotrba.com
Web: http://www.drkotrba.com
Providing clinical psychological services for children and adolescents. Dr. Kotrba specializes in the assessment and treatment of anxiety, learning disorders, ADHD, and autism.

Sidney Kraizman, Esq.
Attorney at Law
615 Griswold St., Suite 1616
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 961-7078; (313) 961-3832 (fax)
Email: skraizman | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.kraizmanlaw.com
I provide consultations and legal representation at IEPT meetings, mediations, due process hearings, and expulsion hearings. My services are available statewide. Former hearing officer.

Lake Michigan Academy
Andrea Goetz, Executive Director
2428 Burton SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 464-3330; (616) 285-1935 (fax)
Email: info | at | WMLDF.org
Web: http://www.WMLDF.org
Lake Michigan Academy is a day-school program offering specialized education for students with Learning Disabilities and AD/HD.

Lake Michigan Academy, InTerim Program Coordinator
Amy Barto
2428 Burton, SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 464-3330; (616) 608-6447
Email: jhubach | at | wmldf.org
Transition Programming, Post Secondary to age 26. Mentoring and Coaching, Seminars. Ready by 26!! Serving students with learning differences and ADD.

Cynthia Lardner, J.D., M.A., LLPC
543 Hidden Ridge Dr.
Troy, MI 48083
(313) 613-6233
Email: cindilardner | at | hotmail.com
Cynthia Lardner,JD, MA, LLPC specializes in counseling, coordinating assessment and attending school meetings as an advocate for individuals with disabilities.

Leaps and Bounds Therapy Services
Brighton Location
8542 West Grand River
Brighton, MI 48116
Phone: 734-449-4649
Fax: 734-449-4669

Howell Location:
138 West Highland Rd
Suite 500 and 600
Howell, MI 48843
Phone: 517-376-4831
Fax: 517-376-4833
Leaps and Bounds Therapy Services offer pediatric speech and language pathology, applied behavior analysis (ABA), physical, occupational, and music therapy.

Learning Circle Academy

Bonnie McDonald
2075 Walnut Lake Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
(248) 538-0115; (248) 865-8773; (248) 865-7670 (fax)
Email: info | at | learningcircleacademy.org
Web: http://www.learningcircleacademy.org
The only school in southeastern Michigan designed exclusively for students with complex learning disabilities, which may also be accompanied by difficulties in language processing, sensory integration, and social skills.

Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan
200 Museum Drive, Suite 101
Lansing, MI 48933-1914
(517) 485-8160; (888) 597-7809
Email: ldami | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.ldaofmichigan.org

Lepak & Associates, P.C.
Rebecca Lepak
3285 Martin Rd
Walled Lake, MI 48390
(248) 669-1230; (248) 669-4745 (fax)
Email: rebecca | at | lepakassociates.com
Web: http://www.lepakassociates.com
Private pediatric Speech and Language clinic. We specialize in working with children with autism, apraxia and processing delays. We offer a free walk-thru and screening.

James A. Lester, Esq.
Attorney at Law
28 W. Chicago St., Suite 3J
P.O. Box 11
Coldwater, MI 49036-0011
(888) 767-3449
Email: jlester | at | cbpu.com
Web: http://www.JLesterEsq.com
Helping children with special needs obtain appropriate educational services and environments throughout Michigan. Legal advice and representation for special education matters. Services available statewide.

Lindamood-Bell® Ann Arbor Learning Center
315 E. Eisenhower Parkway, Suite 301Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108
Phone: (888) 324-4367
Email: annarbor.center | at | lindamoodbell.com
Web: http://www.lindamoodbell.com/learningcenters/index.Aspx

Lindamood-Bell Learning Center — Birmingham
Birmingham MI Learning Center
148 Pierce Street, Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 723-5380; (248) 723-5390 (fax)
Email: birmingham.mi.center | at | lindamoodbell.com
Web: http://www.lindamoodbell.com/learningcenters/index.Aspx
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.

Marcie Lipsitt LLC
27260 Willowgreen Court
Franklin, MI 48025
(248) 514-2101
Email: marcielipsitt | at | outlook.com
Web: http://marcielipsitt.com
I am a full service education advocate. I assist in every aspect outside of a parent who files for a Due Process Administrative Hearing.

Listening and Language Connections, LLC
Ashley S. Garber, MS CCC-SLP
3639 River Pines Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 930-0737
Email: info | at | llconnections.com
Web: http://www.llconnections.com
Comprehensive family-centered auditory, speech and language services for children with hearing loss. Complete independent evaluations and consultation services available.

Literacy, Language, and Learning Institute (3LI)
Lauren A. Katz, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
2010 Hogback Road, Suite 1
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(734) 973-6001; (734) 973-0750 (fax)
Email: info | at | 3-li.org
Web: http://www.3-li.org
We diagnose and treat language, speech, reading, and writing disorders, including dyslexia, and provide psychotherapy services to individuals with learning challenges and their families.

Macomb Advocacy
Jill Zech, MSA
19292 Scenic Harbor
Macomb, MI 48044
(586) 243-2761
Email: jill | at | macombadvocacy.com
Web: http://www.macombadvocacy.com
Empowering families by providing the knowledge and support needed to advocate for their children’s educational rights.

Macomb County Fetal Alcohol Resource Education and Support (MCFARES) Coalition
Charisse Cossu-Kowalski
43970 N. Gratiot
Clinton Township, MI 48036
(586) 329-6722
Email: charisse | at | mcfares.org
Web: http://www.mcfares.org
The MCFARES Coalition provides prevention information about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and support to affected families, including assistance at IEP meetings, summer socialization program for affected children, monthly family activities and monthly parent support group.

Macomb Tutoring
Debora Omari, M.Ed.
43599 Schoenherr Road, Suite 200-B
Sterling Heights, MI 48313
(586) 242-4616
Email: macombtutoring | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.macombtutor.com
One-to-one basic and advanced Orton-Gillingham (reading/spelling), research-based instruction, comprehension, written expression, mathematics, homework help, informal evaluations. Central Sterling Heights office.

* Macomb/St. Clair County Chapter of the Autism Society of America
Annette Duda, Secretary
P.O. Box 182186
Shelby Township, MI 48318
(586) 447-2235
Web: www.macombasa.org
Local organization that provides information, support and other services. (Sponsored a Wrightslaw conference on November 12, 2005)

Sanford J. Mall, Esq.
Attorney at Law
30445 Northwestern Highway, Suite 250
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
(248) 538-1800; (248) 538-1801 (fax)
Email: sjmjd | at | teclf.com
Web: http://MallMalisow.com
Law firm providing holistic special needs & estate planning to maximize independence, dignity, quality of life & care. Guardianship, wills, trusts, powers of attorney, probate.

Management and Behavioral Consultants 
Amelia Siders, Ph.D., LLP
537-B S. Garfield Ave.
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 946-0299 ext. 5; (231) 392-5562; (231) 946-9788 (fax)
Email: meelee727 | at | msn.com
Web: http://www.mbctc.com
Therapy, advocacy, and assessment for children, adolescents, and families. Specializing in ADHD, Austism Spectrum Disorders, and learning disabilities. Family focused support and interventions.

Managing Your Mind Coaching & Seminars
3975 Waldenwood Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(734) 761-6498; (734) 657-7880; (734) 761-6498 (fax)
Email: geri | at | managingyourmind.com
Web: http://www.managingyourmind.com
Managing Your Mind Coaching & Seminars provides academic and self-management strategies for adolescents with ADD and/or learning disabilities.

MATR: Michigan’s Assistive Technology Resource
1023 South US 27
St. Johns, MI 48879-2423
(989) 224-0333 (V/TTY); (800) 274-7426
Web: http://www.cenmi.org/matr

Mecosta County Autism Support Group
(231) 823-2139
Email: michigan.autism.support.group | at | gmail.com

Mecosta County Autism Siblings Support Group
(231) 823-2139
Email: autismhelphere | at | yahoo.com

Mental Fitness Center PC
Linda Bull
601 First Street
Rochester, MI 48307
(248) 601-3111
Email: linda | at | mentalfitnesscenter.org
Web: http://www.mentalfitnesscenter.org
Specilize in individuals with cognitive, emotional and bio-medical disorders, behavior challenges, conduct disorders, parent and family counseling/skill training, behavior analysis and communication/social skill training, therapeutic support group for parents, food therapy/nutrition counseling for food allergies/special diets.

Mental Health Association in Michigan 
15920 W. Twelve Mile Road
Southfield, MI 48076
(248) 557-6777; (800) 482-9534
Email: mhamich | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.mha-mi.org/

M.E.R.I.T Consulting Services, Inc
Kathleen Roach
14210 Farley, Suite 100
Redford Township, MI 48239
(313) 535-2930; (313) 535-9835 (fax)
Email: MERIT90 | at | aol.com
Management, Education and Rehabilitation for Individual Treatment. Providing Special Education and Vocational Consulting / Advocacy Services for Studets with Traumatic Brain Injury.

Brunhilde Merk-Adam, Advocate and Vice-President
Parents of Blind Children of Michigan (POBC)
144 Bobolink Avenue
Commerce Township, MI 48382
(248) 363-1956
Email: dawnpobc | at | hotmail.com

Catherine M. Michael, JD
Hollingsworth & Zivitz, PC
(317) 696-4159; (317) 569-2202 (fax)
Email: cmichael | at | hzlegal.com
Web: http://www.specialeducationlawfirm.com
Michigan Mailing Address: 
3148 Plainfield NE, SUITE 137
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Indiana Office: 
Two Penn Mark – 5th Floor
11555 N. Meridian Street, Ste. 530
Carmel, Indiana 46032
The Education Law Team works exclusively in the area of education law and children’s rights. Our education law team assists clients with a variety of legal matters from disciplinary issues to due process hearings for special needs children. We also work with parents in cases where a child has been injured or abused at school.

Michigan Alliance for Families
Sherri Boyd
1819 South Wagner Road
P.O. Box 1406
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1406
(800) 552-4821
Email: info | at | michiganallianceforfamilies.org
Web: http://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org
Michigan Alliance for Families is funded by Michigan Department of Education and is also our state’s federally funded Parent Training and Information Center. Resources include information, support, and education for families who have children (birth through 26 years of age) who receive (or may be eligible to receive) special education services.

Michigan Association for Children with Emotional Disorders
30233 Southfield Road, Suite 219
Southfield, MI 48076
(248) 433-2200; (248) 433-2299 (fax)
Email: info | at | michkids.org
Web: http://www.michkids.org

Michigan Assistive Technology Loan Fund
Leah March
4970 Northwind Drive, Ste. 102
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 203-1200; (800) 828-2714; (517) 203-1203 (fax)
Email: info | at | michiganloanfunds.org
Web: http://www.michiganloanfunds.org
The Michigan Assistive Technology Loan Fund allows people with disabilities and seniors (or their family members) to purchase assistive technology devices or services, including modification of vehicles and homes.

Michigan Assistive Technology Project
740 W. Lake Lansing Rd., Suite 400
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 333-2477 (V/TDD); (800) 760-4600; (517) 333-2677 (fax)
Email: roanne | at | sprynet.com
Web: http://www.copower.org/

Michigan Branch of the International Dyslexia Association
983 Spaulding Ave SE
Ada, MI 49301
(616) 717-2984
Email: postmaster | at | idamib.org
Web: http://idamib.org
Information regarding testing and school services for dyslexia (learning disabilities in the area of reading, and writing).

Michigan Commission for the Blind
201 N. Washington Square
P.O. Box 30652
Lansing, MI 48909
(800) 292-4200; (517) 373-2062; (517) 335-5140 (fax)
Email: turneys | at | michigan.gov
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mcb
Serves students from birth to 26 years of age by providing low-vision exams and low-vision devices worn on the head. MCB also provides services for students to help them make a successful transition from high school to postsecondary education or employment.

Michigan Commission on Disability Concerns and Division on Deaf and Hard of Hearing
320 N. Washington Square, Suite 250
Lansing, MI 48913
(877) 499-6232 (voice/TTY); (517) 334-6637 (fax)
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/cis/0,1607,7-154-28077_28545—,00.html
We serve as an advocate and an information and technical assistance source for employers, state and local government, people with disabilities, families, and the general public.

Michigan Department of Education 
608 West Allegan Street
Hannah Building
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 373-3324
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mde

Michigan Dyslexia Institute – Detroit Metro Center
Ann L. Beatty, Fellow AOGPE
3384 12 Mile
Berkley, MI 48072
(248) 658-0777; (248) 658-0779 (fax)
Email: abeatty | at | berkley.dyslexia.net
Web: http://dyslexia.net
MDI is a state-wide non profit organization serving the needs of children and adults with dyslexia since 1982. Services include testing, remediation, teacher training, public awareness and summer camp for children 7 to 16.

Michigan Parents of the Visually Impaired
c/o Upshaw Institute for the Blind
16625 Grand River Avenue
Detroit, MI 48227
(313) 272-3900
Web: http://www.gdabvi.org/

Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service, Inc. 
4095 Legacy Parkway, Suite 500
Lansing, MI 48933-1706
(517) 487-1755 (V/TTY); (800) 288-5923 (V/TTY)
Web: http://www.mpas.org/

Michigan Special Education Mediation Program
516 S. Creyts, Rd., Suite A
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 485-2274; (517) 485-1183 (fax)
Email: msemp | at | drer.org
Web: http://www.cenmi.msemp.org
Free mediation, meeting facilitation and training for anyone involved in special education

Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association 
855 Grove Street
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 332-5691
Email: mainoffice | at | michiganspeechhearing.org
Web: http://www.michiganspeechhearing.org/

Michigan Unlocking Autism Rep.
P.O. Box 1403
Taylor, MI 48180
(734) 287-8898
Web: http://autisminmichigan.homestead.com/

The Miracle League of Michigan
Steve Peck
P.O. Box 1836
Birmingham, MI 48012
(248) 506-4604; (248) 282-0313 (fax)
Email: StevePeck | at | comcast.net
Web: http://www.MichiganMiracle.org
Baseball program in Southfield, MI on synthetic rubber surface safe and fun for children 4 – 18 with ANY physical or mental disability.

My Great Kid, LLC
Staci Bockmann
P.O. Box 510773
Livonia, MI 48150
(734) 612-3934; (313) 541-7773 (fax)
Email: stacibockmann | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.MyGreatKid.com
The My Great Kid Radio Show is about parents helping parents on all family topics. Interviewing experts from across the world including special needs. We have a son on the Autism Spectrum-we live it everyday.

National Adult Literacy & Learning Disabilities Center (NALLD)
Academy for Educational Development
1875 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009-1202
(202) 884-8185; (800) 953-ALLD (953-2553); (202) 884-8429 (fax); (202) 884-8422

Diane Neutens
4124 Hereford
Detroit, Mi 48224
(313) 884-2585
Email: the-neut | at | webtv.net
I am a dyslexia tutor using Orton-Gillingham. I am certified through IMSLEC and have 10 years experience.

New Chapter Learning
Sandra McPhall
4083 Eagle Rock Ct.
Grandville, MI 49418
(616) 534-1385
Email: info | at | newchapterlearning.net
Web: http://newchapterlearning.net
The Licensed and Certified Davis Dyslexia Correction Program Provider provides a one-week 30-hour course to correct Dyslexia and its associated learning disabilities, literacy problems and reading disabilities.

Oakland Behavioral Health, P.C.
Audra Averbach, MSW
23895 Novi Road Suite 600
Novi, MI 48375
(248) 349-2000; (248) 766-7162; (248) 349-2112 (fax)
Email: Oaklandhealth | at | aol.com
Web: http://Oaklandbevioralhealth.com
We are a private child and family psychiatric clinic specializing in treating emotionally impaired children (bipolar, autism specturm and adhd). We also specialize in educational advocacy.

Office of State Coordinator of Vocational Education for Students with Disabilities
Office of Career and Technical Preparation
Michigan Department of Career Development
608 W. Allegan
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 373-3374

Jane Stewart
2127 Marywood
Royal Oak, MI 48073
(248) 585-7416; (248) 496-0150
Email: jstewart | at | optimindsct.com
Web: http://www.optimindsct.com
A customized and indvidualized skill based program to improve mental performance and memory for clients to improve school and/or work performance.

Orton-Gillingham Tutor
Sue Caputo
24800 Fairmount Drive
Dearborn, MI 48124
(313) 561-9555
Email: hiteachk | at | aol.com
Tutoring for dyslexic students using the Orton-Gillingham approach. Certified teacher, twenty-five years teaching experience, BA, MA. Orton-Gillingham training through the Michigan Dyslexia Institute.

OUCARES Oakland University Center for Autism Research Education and Support
Oakland University
Pawley Hall
Rochester, MI 48309-4494
(248) 370-2424; (248) 370-4242 (fax)
Email: oucares | at | oakland.edu
Web: http://www.oakland.edu/oucares

PAM Assistance Centre 
601 W. Maple Street
Lansing, Mi 48906
(517) 371-5897 (V/TTY); (800) 274-7426

The Paraclete Project 
Stephanie Smallwood, Director
P.O. Box 1981
Holland, MI 49422-1981
(616) 848-9005
Email: Director | at | ParacleteProject.org
Web: http://www.ParacleteProject.org
“Called alongside to help all kinds of learners wherever their needs are unmet” – problem solving using consultation, targeted tutoring, coaching, classes, referrals.

Parent Group Facilitators
Rosetta Howard
PO Box 401508
Redford, MI 48240
(877) 242-0049
Email: pgfacilitators | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.parentgroupfacilitators.com
Offer Parent Coffee Hour on the 2nd Wednesday of the month with guest speakers. Time for parents of special needs to learn & share. as well as parent workshops for parents of special needs

Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
Michigan Congress of Parents, Teachers and Students
1011 N. Washington Avenue
Lansing, MI 48906-4897
(517) 485-4345
Web: http://www.michiganpta.org/

Parent to Parent Network of Ingham County 
P.O. Box 294
Haslett, MI 48840
(517) 339-5463; (517) 449-5179
Email: inghamparent | at | aol.com
Web: http://www.everyonetogether.org
Our Mission-support importance of connecting families within the community, build social,learning relationships with school community and create system collaboration.

Parent to Parent of SW MI
Candi bush
406 E. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 345-8950; (269) 345-5363 (fax)
Email: Candi | at | p2pswmi.org
Web: http://www.p2pswmi.org
P2P provides support and information to families who have children with disabilities through the use of parent mentors, support groups,workshops, newsletter and website.

Parent Participation Program
Family Support Network of Michigan
Children’s Special Health Care Services
Michigan Department of Community Health
3056 W Grand Blvd Suite 3-350
Detroit, MI 48202-6003
(800) 359-3722; (313) 456-4381; (313) 456-4379 (fax)
Email: ppp | at | michigan.gov
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/cshcs
Provides health information and parent-to-parent support to all Michigan families of children with special needs.

Parents are Experts
23077 Greenfield Road, Suite 205
Southfield, MI 48075-3744
(248) 557-5070; (800) 827-4843

Parents of Children with Down Syndrome
Paulette Duggins, President
P.O. Box 522
Royal Oak, MI 48068
(248) 646-0819; (248) 250-1297; (248) 594-9658 (fax)
Email: dugginsp | at | comcast.net
Web: http://www.pcdsmi.org
PCDS is a non profit parent led, community based support network designed to strengthen, empower and inform families and communities about children and adults with Down syndrome.

Pediatric Special Care, Inc.
Karen A. McKinney, MSN, RN
17040 W. Twelve Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48076
(248) 557-4800; (248) 557-3998 (fax)
Email: karen | at | pediatricspecialcare.com
Web: http://www.pediatricspecialcare.com
A provider of pediatric nursing services and home medical equipment for the medically fragile child. Also a supplier of all types of infant formulas. Medicaid and WIC accepted.

Penrickton Center for Blind Children
Ardie Snider, LBSW
26530 Eureka
Taylor, MI 48180
(734) 946-7500; (734) 946- (fax)
Email: mail | at | penrickton.com
Web: http://www.penrickton.com
Penrickton Center is a residential and day care facility for children who are blind with at least one additional special need.

Perspectives Social Learning, LLC 
Julie Wilson
13703 Green Prairie
Vicksburg, MI 49097
(269) 720-1435
Email: info | at | socialperspectives.com
Web: http://socialperspectives.com
Group instruction in social thinking stragegies with a parent education component.

PHG – Special Needs Ministry
Celena Barnes
6495 West Warren
Detroit, MI 48204
(313) 895-7464
Email: specialneeds1 | at | live.com
Provide support, information/resources, and Education Advocacy training sessions for individuals with special needs and their families.

Pretty Pony Pastures
Linda Watson
9160 Eagle Road
P.O. Box 86
Davisburg, MI 48350
(248) 634-7276
Email: LMWatson | at | prettyponypastures.org
Web: http://www.prettyponypastures.org
Providing safe, enjoyable therapeutic horseback riding for persons with disabilities.

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Birth through 26
Office of Special Education and Early Intervention Services
Department of Education
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 373-2949

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
Michigan Department of Education
Office of Special Education and Early Intervention Services
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 241-2591

Psychological Solutions Center
Jeffrey A. Betman, Ph.D.
27620 Farmington Road, Suite 207
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
(248) 324-9094
Email: DrJeffB | at | gmail.com
Web: http://psychologicalsolutionscenter.com
Fully licensed psychologist with 23 years of experience. Consultant to Eton Academy, a private school for different learners. Provide evaluations and therapy.

Pugh & Associates, P.C.
Diana P. Moak
6905 Telegraph, Suite 125
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
(248) 644-7222; (248) 644-7224 (fax)
Email: DPMoak | at | pughfirm.com
Web: http://www.pughfirm.com
Estate planning services including Special Needs Trusts. Certified Special Ed Mediator and IEP Facilitator.

Linda Casper
4341 S. Westnedge Ave., Suite 2101
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 384-2270; (269) 207-2527; (269) 384-3319 (fax)
Email: lscasper | at | ameritech.net
We provide Special Education Advocacy, Consultant and Tutorial Services for Southwestern Michigan.

Reading and Language Arts Centers – RLAC
36700 Woodward Ave., Suite 20
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
(248) 645-9690; (800) 732-3211
Email: info@rlac.com Website: http://www.rlac.com
Individual tutoring sessions in all subjects. Phonics First™ (Orton-Gillingham) is accredited by the International Dyslexia Association and IMSLEC. Specializing in learners with LD, Dyslexia and ADHD. METRO DETROIT LOCATIONS:  Ann Arbor, Bloomfield Hills, Brighton, Grosse Pointe, Lake Orion, Plymouth, Shelby Township, Waterford, and  West Bloomfield.

Reading Tutor
Mary Kathryn Keith
5000 Town Center #3001
Southfield, MI
(248) 351-9854
Email: marykathryn | at | readingtutor.biz
Web: http://www.readingtutor.biz
Private reading tutor specializing in dyslexia. B.A., Education. One-on-one instruction using multisensory techniques (IMSLEC Certified Orton-Gillingham instructor). All ages.

Regional ADA Technical Assistance Agency
Great Lakes Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center
University of Illinois/Chicago
Institute on Disability and Human Development
1640 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago IL, 60608-6902
(312) 413-1407 (V/TTY); (800) 949-4232 (V/TTY)
Email: gldbtac | at | uic.edu
Web: http://www.adagreatlakes.org/

The RespectABILITY Law Center
Calvin Luker, JD
Tricia Luker, Advocate
P.O. Box 1122
Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 544-7223; (248) 544-7233 (fax)
Email: cluker | at | ralawcenter.com
Web: http://www.respectabilitylawcenter.com/
Respect Ability Law Center concentrates on special education, housing, alternatives to guardianship and conservatorship, juvenile justice and family law with cases that directly impact people with disabilities.

Scot A. Reynolds PLC
PO Box 633
Douglas, MI 49406
(616) 204-5621; (616) 825-5958 (fax)
Email: scotreynoldsplc | at | gmail.com
Providing legal advice and representation for special education matters.

Kelly Riegel-Green, Esq.
Attorney at Law
23885 Denton Street Suite L
Clinton Township, MI 48036
(586) 884-8026; (586) 261-4834 (fax)
Email: kelly | at | meyettegreenlaw.com
Web: http://meyettegreenlaw.com
We are a full service law firm. Kelly has first hand experience working with parents and schools regarding IEP, 504 etc.

The Right Step Therapy Services LLC
Rebecca Cook OTR, HPCS
Business Office
5600 Katz Road
Grass Lake, MI 49240
(517) 914-0800
Email: becky | at | rightsteptherapy.com
Web: http://www.rightsteptherapy.com
Therapy in Action, Disguised as FUN! Occupational Therapy specializing in treatment using HIPPOTHERAPY and HORSE’s, therapeutic listening, and myofascial release plus parent education and resourses.

Paula Korelitz
The Association for Retinopathy of Prematurity and Related Diseases
PO Box 250425
Franklin, MI 48025
(800) 788-2020; (248) 788-4589 (fax)
Email: ropard | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.ropard.org
Our Children’s Low Vision Resource Center provides free services, materials and resources for families of children with pediatric retinal diseases in Royal Oak, Michigan.

William A. Rossbach, Esq.
Attorney at Law
802 S. Garfield Avenue, Suite C
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 421-1750; (231) 421-1752 (fax)
Email: bill | at | rossbachlawoffice.com
Web: http://www.rossbachlawoffice.com
The primary practice of this office is in General and Special Education, including representation at IEPs, Mediation, Due Process, Disciplinary, and FERPA Hearings.

School Tools 101
Michelle Lichtman
P.O. Box 251413
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 974-5676
Email: schooltools101 | at | gmail.com
Web: http://schooltools101.blogspot.com
We offer study skills courses focusing on organizing, using a planner, studying, preparing for tests. We teach how to take notes, make flashcards and outline.

Smart Teacher Smart Kid of Michigan LLC
Corydon L. Somes, Director
1651 West Lake Lansing Road
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 332-2223
Email: smartteacher1 | at | sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.smartteachersmartkid.com
One on one tutoring, all subjects, all grade levels. Programs for: Reading, Math, Writing, Study Skills, Algebra, Phonics, Dyslexia, Geometry, Scientific Reading Method SRM, Confidence and Self Esteem, MEAP, SAT.

Alice Fell, M.A., SLP
3445 Wexford Ct.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
(734) 223-0996
Email: act1f | at | yahoo.com
Speech Pathologist providing assessment, consultation, and treatment for children with disorders of speech, language, and literacy. Experienced with ASD, LD, CI, HI & developmental delays.

Speech, Language and Literacy Center, Inc.
Tina Kunarski
41570 Hayes Rd., Suite A-2
Clinton Township, MI 48038
(586) 206-3052
Email: sllcenter | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.sllcenterinc.com
Speech, language and literacy assessment and/or intervention for pre-school and school-age children. Hours by appointment only. Call for free consultation.

Spina Bifida Association of Southeastern Michigan 
P.O. Box 546
Taylor, MI 48180-0546
(248) 359-1545

State Agency for the Visually Impaired
Commission for the Blind
Family Independence Agency
201 N. Washington Square
P.O. Box 30652
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 373-2062

State Department of Education: Special Education
Office of Special Education and Early Intervention Services
Department of Education
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing, MI 48909-7508
(517) 373-9433
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-6525_6530_6598—,00.html

State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council
Lewis-Cass Building
Lansing, MI 48913
(517) 334-6123
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-2941_4868_4897—,00.html

State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council’s Family Support Work Group

Web: http://www.familysupportworkgroup.org

State Mediation System
Office of Special Education and Early Intervention Services
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 335-0476

State Mental Health Agency
Department of Community Health
Lewis-Cass Building
320 S. Walnut Boulevard
Lansing, MI 48913
(517) 373-3500
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mdch

State Mental Health Representative for Children and Youth
Division of Mental Health Services to Children and Families
Department of Community Health
3423 N. Martin Luther King Drive
P.O. Box 30195
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 335-9261
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mdch

State Mental Retardation Program
Department of Community Health
Community Living, Children, and Families Administration
3423 N. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, Room 218
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 335-9371

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Michigan Department of Career Development
Michigan Rehabilitation Services
P.O. Box 30010
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 373-3391
Web: http://www.michigan.gov/mdcd/0,1607,7-122–12065–,00.html

Stepping Stones Educational Therapy
Lois Schwarz
5130 Oakbrooke Drive
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
(248) 539-7720
Email: steps2learning | at | gmail.com
Web: http://www.steps2learning.org
RDI Consulting-(Relationship Development Intervention), Academic Tutoring, ADD Coaching for all ages.

Student Advocacy Center
Post Office Box 2815
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106
(734) 222-5443; (734) 222-9293 (fax)
Web: www.studentadvocacycenter.org

Sylvan Learning Center
Kim Gossman, Center Director
3290 W. Big Beaver Rd., Ste. 160
Troy, MI 48084
(248) 822-7188; (248) 822-7191 (fax)
Email: slctroy2305 | at | aol.com
Web: http://sylvanlearning.com/centers/48084
Sylvan offers personalized tutoring programs in a wide range of subjects. Because we develop individualized programs, students with learning challenges often do well with us.

TEAM SEPTA of Lake Orion
P.O. Box 365
Lake Orion, MI 48348
(248) 236-0335
Email: teamsepta | at | comcast.net
Web: http://teamsepta.org
We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and enhancing the social development and the educational, recreational and personal needs of individuals with special needs and thier families.

Technology-Related Assistance
Michigan’s Assistive Technology Project
Michigan Disability Rights Coalition
740 W. Lake Lansing Road, Suite 400
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 333-2477; (800) 760-4600 (MI only)
Web: www.copower.org/

Total Education Solutions
Lynne M. Porter, Reg. Manager
2221 Livernois Road, Suite 101
Troy, MI 48083
(248) 544-0360; (888) 4TES-KIDS; (248) 544-0360 (fax)
Email: amacdonald | at | tesidea.com
Web: http://www.tesidea.com
Total Education Solutions provides innovative, quality services to individuals with special needs, including Autism Spectrum Disorders. Visit www.tesidea.com or call (888) 4TES-KIDS.

Trains of Thought for Autism™
Mary Valentic, Publisher
164 N. Main Street
Plymouth, MI 48170
(313) 421-8108
Email: Mary | at | TrainsofThoughtforAutism.com
Web: http://www.TrainsofThoughtforAutism.com
Publisher of simple, effective, modestly priced tutoring prompts for parents, teachers and therapists of children with autism.

Marsha Lynn Tuck, Esq.
Attorney at Law
7 WestSquare Lake Rd.
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
(248) 335-0730; (248) 335-0762 (fax)
Email: mtuck7272 | at | aol.com
I have represented students with disabilities in special education matters since 1980. I have also presented at special education law seminars and conferences.

Ultimate Care Transportation
Bob Knox
14631 Barber
Warren, MI 48088
(586) 447-9050; (586) 447-9052
Email: abcknox | at | yahoo.com
Non Emergency Medical Transportation Wheelchair Vans & Ambulatory Transportation

United Cerebral Palsy of Metro Detroit
23077 Greenfield Rd. Suite 205
Southfield, MI 48075
(248) 557-5070; (800) 827-4843; (248) 557-0224 (fax)
Email: main | at | ucpdetroit.org
Web: http://ucpdetroit.org

United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan
Linda Potter
4970 Northwind Drive, Ste. 102
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 203-1200; (800) 828-2714; (517) 203-1203 (fax)
Email: ucp | at | ucpmichigan.org
Web: http://www.ucpmichigan.org
United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan provides information, individual advocacy, referrals, publications, workshops, website and state level public policy advocacy for people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities in Michigan.

University Center for the Child and the Family 
530 Church Street, Suite 1465
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1043
(734) 764-9466; (734) 764-8128 (fax)
Email: umuccf | at | umich.edu
Web: http://www.umuccf.org
Affordable mental health services for children and families to help them enjoy a happier life, more satisfying relationships, and increased success at school or work.

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Developmental Disabilities Institute, Wayne State University
4809 Woodward Avenue, Suite 268
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 577-2654
Email: B_Le_Roy | at | wayne.edu
Web: www.wayne.edu/DDI

University of Michigan Center for the Development of Language and Literacy
Judy Nantau
1111 East Catherine Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2054
(734) 764-8440; (734) 764-8128 (fax)
Email: jnantau | at | umich.edu
Web: http://www.languageexperts.org
UCLL’s individualized and group language therapy services are uniquely designed to improve each child’s skills language and literacy and to promote school success.

University of Michigan Sound Support Program 
Mary Anne Stoner
University Of Michigan Health System
F6866 Mott Hospital
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0241
(866) 595-5585; (734) 936-4934; (734) 763-7802 (fax)
Email: marykane | at | umich.edu
Web: http://www.med.umich.edu/childhearinginfo
Sound Support is a resource for families and professionals to help improve the quality and timeliness of care for children with hearing loss.

The Village Educational Center 
P.O. Box 251235
West Bloomfield, MI 48325-1235
(248) 538-9945; (248) 227-5338
Email: marsha.mitnick | at | gmail.com
Web: http://villageedcenter.com
The Village is a therapeutic preschool and kindergarten for children with regulatory disorders. Our focus is on the sensory, social emotional needs of child and family.

VSA Arts of Michigan
51 W. Hancock
Detroit, MI 48201-1382
(313) 832-3303 (V/TTY)
Email: info | at | vsami.org
Web: http://www.vsami.org/

David J. Wartel, Ph.D.
Wartel Psycholgical Services
6346 Orchard Lake Rd., Suite 107
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 626-1330; (248) 626-9170 (fax)
Email: drwartel | at | provide.net
Examples of problems treated: home /school behavior, ADHD, autism, anxiety, depression, developmental, brain injury. Services Provided: individual/family therapy, behavior therapy, school visits, attending IEP’s.

West Michigan Inclusion Network
Stacey Diekevers
PO Box 889
Ada, MI 49301
(616) 889 3808
Email: info | at | wmin.org
Web: http://www.wmin.org
Our mission is to promote the effective inclusion of students with disabilities into general education classrooms with appropriate services and supports.

Carla Zeiter Autism/ABA Consultant
PO Box 350932
Toledo, OH 43635
(419) 467-7619
Email: cgzeiter | at | yahoo.com
Web: http://www.carlazeiteraba.com
Specializing in In-Home ABA Programs for Children with Autism & Other Related Disorders in Northwest Ohio & Southeast Michigan.