Krista Dean is a mom with a child with multiple special needs. Working in Orange, Seminole and Lake Counties. Attends IEP meetings and help consults and prepare for meetings. Specializing in IEP, 504, MTSS/RTI guidance.
Support and awareness group for parents, families, and members of the community who are dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorders and related disabilities. SOAK offers workshops, family events, awareness events and more. We have a private online support group which is very active and has been helping families with answers and providing guidance. Please feel free to join us.
Birth – Adult, Providing affordable dental care for children while serving our patients at the highest level. We keep your child’s smile bright and healthy by utilizing the latest technology. Our offices strive to educate parents and children to develop an awareness for healthy teeth. What can be more precious than your baby’s first smile? Thus, why wait until your child is 3-5 years of age for their first dental visit? Contrary, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends a dental consultation shortly after the eruption of the first primary tooth. Prevention is the key! By educating parents we can help them stamp out dental caries through nutritional and good oral habits.
K – High School, Offering a transformative education for students with autism or Asperger’s syndrome. Students receive small-group academic instruction, daily therapies, life skills development and intensive vocational training. Three paths toward earning a high school diploma, all of which exceed state standards. Focus is placed on developing social skills and building self-confidence in order to help students thrive during and after Paragon. Paragon is accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS).
The Scott Center for Autism Treatment specializes in working with children with autism and other related disorders by implementing procedures based on the science of Applied Behavior Analysis. We have experts in the areas of the assessment and treatment of challenging behaviors, early intervention, intensive toilet training, pediatric feeding, and parent and teacher training. Services provided: Diagnostics and Testing, Early Intervention, Treatment of Severe Behavior, Social Skills, Pediatric Feeding, and Clinic Counseling Services.
Designed to promote inclusion and diversity in the workforce through the employment of individuals with disabilities. Our goal is to link prospective employers with qualified job candidates through our staff of trained vocational experts.
UCF CARD provides free consultative support, clinical, family and educational programs and technical assistance to Central Florida families and adults living with ASD with the goal of optimizing success and acceptance in our communities.
UCP of Central Florida helps children, ages birth to 21, achieve their optimal functionality according to their abilities.
Helping children achieve their optimal functionality according to their abilities. Physical, occupational and speech therapists provide personalized activities to optimize each child’s potential according to their individual abilities. Services are provided at UCP’s seven campuses as part of our in-house educational program, as well as on-site before and after school therapy, outpatient therapy, and summer therapy. Medicaid, Commercial Insurance, private pay and discount prompt pay available.
Tuition-Free inclusive Charter Schools dedicated to providing students with a comprehensive and well-rounded education through unique experiences and individualized instruction. Project base learning, art and technology integration. Additional Medical model Physical, Speech, and Occupational Therapy is available on-site for students.
Visual Health and Learning Center is a specialty optometric practice dedicated to diagnosing and treating vision problems that interfere with reading, learning and activities of daily living such as sports, climbing stairs, pouring drinks, etc. Dr. Jenna Williams-McDermed & Dr. Chi Tran use vision therapy to teach patients to use their vision across a range of different circumstances. We focus on children, particularly those with learning difficulties, using visual training as a way to improve the use of his or her eyes. We also provide specialty care to help athletes develop the advanced levels of visual ability that is needed for sports.
Providing educational tools and resources for children with special needs.
Visit WEDU.org/autism for a comprehensive guide to resources for autism.
Offering comprehensive legal services in Guardianship and GuardianAdvocates, Estate Planning, Special Needs Trusts and Medicaid. At the law firm of William A. Johnson, P.A., we’re committed to helping people navigate important legal and life issues.
Behavioral Health Services provides biopsychosocial assessments, in depth assessments, functional assessments, treatment plan development, individual, family and group therapy, and therapeutic behavioral on-site services. Services are provided in home and community. Bilingual supports available in Spanish and other languages.