The following is a helpful list of resources for families looking for therapeutic solutions. There are some therapeutic services listed on the St. Anthony School therapeutic medical model page. You might also find our FAQ section helpful. Feel free to contact us or call 214.443.1205 to discuss any questions you have, ideas or possibilities for your child, or to schedule a tour of the school.
Additional Resources for the Learning Different Child
LDA (Learning Disabilities Association of America)
LDA is a national non-profit, volunteer organization. The membership, composed of individuals with learning disabilities, family members and concerned professionals, advocates for the almost three million students of school age with learning disabilities and for adults affected with learning disabilities.
NCLD (National Center for Learning Disabilities)
The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) works to ensure that the nation’s 15 million children, adolescents and adults with learning disabilities have every opportunity to succeed in school, work and life. NCLD provides essential information to parents, professionals and individuals with learning disabilities, promotes research and programs to foster effective learning and advocates for policies to protect and strengthen educational rights and opportunities.
LD OnLine is “an interactive guide to learning disabilities for parents, teachers, and children and the leading website on learning disabilities, learning disorders and differences.”
C.H.A.D.D (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder).
CHADD is the nation’s leading non-profit organization serving individuals with AD/HD and their families. CHADD has over 16,000 members in 200 local chapters throughout the U.S. Chapters offer support for individuals, parents, teachers, professionals, and others.
The leading resource for the understanding and treatment of all developmental disorders including ADHD and related problems.
Free, searchable database of schools, scholarships, fellowships, loans, and grants.
Free Spirit Publishing
Publisher of books designed to empower young people and promote positive self-esteem through improved social and learning skills. Free Spirit is the leading publisher of learning tools that support young people’s social and emotional health to help children and teens think for themselves, succeed in life, and make a difference in the world.
NICHCY (National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities)
NICHCY center provides information to the nation on: disabilities in children and youth; programs and services for infants, children, and youth with disabilities; IDEA, the nation’s special education law; No Child Left Behind, the nation’s general education law; and research-based information on effective practices for children with disabilities.
A nonprofit program of the Charles and Helen Schwab Foundation, a private foundation. Schwab Learning serves children in kindergarten through high school who struggle with academics because of learning or attention problems. It also support parents by providing practical, reliable, research-based information to guide them in helping their children.
CARD (Center for Autism and Related Disabilities)
Mission:The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) provides support and assistance with the goal of optimizing the potential of people with autism and related disabilities.
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