|Children with special needs - Outline||
Their excellent DisAbility links page. Good links and information for practically any physical or psychological disability one can think of.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry's helpful informational sheets on many issues of child psychiatry and mental health.
Comprehensive links for the field of school psychology.
National Center for Kids Overcoming Crisis.
Helpful descriptions of mental health issues often misunderstood, including ADHD, Autism, Communication Disorders, Conduct Disorder, Fragile X Syndrome, Dyslexia, and other disabilities. From the Child Development Institute.
A report on the topic of special education for children with disabilities from the Center for the Future of Children, a component of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation.
Resources and information on FAS, by Kathryn Shea and Stephen Winners, Northeast Consultation and Training Center.
The extensive website of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS).
Excellent electronic resource on learning disabilities.
Good list of web sites related to cognitive and developmental disabilities.
Good fact sheets, information, and links on learning disabilities.
From Internet Resources for Special Children (IRSC) - their information and links page on ADHD.
Information and links on ADHD from the Child Development Institute (CDI).
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders' homepage. National advocacy/support group for ADHD.
An alternative, positive perspective on ADHD.
Good information and links on autism and related disorders.
Good online information and links on Asperger syndrome.
A very extensive collection of links on Asperger's and autism.
Another set of good links on autism.
Compiled by members of the Down Syndrome Listserv.
Formerly known as the Association for Retarded Citizens of the United States (ARC). This is the webpage of the largest national association devoted to individuals with mental retardation. Good information and has a good links page.