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Special Needs

PARENTGUIDE News delivers detailed information for the following cagetories in Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Mercer County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Morris County, Passaic County, Somerset County, Sussex County, Union County, Warren County, Manhattan, Nassau County, Queens County, Rockland County, Suffolk County, and Westchester County.

Diagnostic Services

Consider testing, care and services, from diagnosis to treatment, to facilitate the development and health of children with special needs, chronic health conditions, disabilities and delays.

Parent & Child Resources

These programs and resources provide assistance for children with special needs and disabilities, including speech delays, learning disabilities and differences, fine/gross motor development delays and speech and hearing problems. The experts and programs are certified to treat children with autism spectrum disorders including Asperger’s syndrome, ADD/ADHD, Tourette’s and bipolar disorder. They also deal with sensory integration issues, problems with socialization, difficulty after catastrophic illnesses, dyslexia, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, and oral and visual impairment. The local resources addressing these special needs issues and other issues include developmental programs, autism programs, applied behavior analysis, speech and language therapy, play therapy and social skills training.

Schools, Programs & Camps

Taking place during the school day, after school and while kids are on vacation from school, these resources assist children with special needs, including speech and language delays, learning disabilities and differences, fine/gross motor development delays and hearing problems. Specialists are certified and experienced in dealing with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, problems with socialization, issues involving catastrophic illnesses, ADD/ADHD, Tourette’s syndrome and bipolar disorder. There are also programs for children with dyslexia, Down syndrome and cerebral palsy, among other learning, muscular and brain-based challenges. Find day and residential camps as well as seasonal programs occurring when school is out of session to provide help and incredible opportunities for kids with disabilities and learning differences.