New! The Special Needs SCHOOL Survival Guide
Handbook for Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, ADHD, Learning Disabilities & More!
The Special Needs SCHOOL Survival Guide is the handbook that will answer your questions about school accommodations, how to work with school personnel for government assisted programs, autism, Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) in the classroom, learning disabilities, handwriting, ADHD, Individual Education Programs (IEPs), behavior, dysgraphia, and more! Cara's knowledge is quite in-depth as to how to acquire the necessities for your child's success by utilizing various government or school-based programs. This book contains easy to follow school activities. The Q & A format makes the book easy to read and understand. This book will prove to be a resource you will use frequently as your student with special needs progresses through school.
Cara Koscinski has a master's degree in Occupational Therapy (OT) and frequently speaks at special needs conferences. She is the mother to two children with autism, sensory processing disorder, and medically complex needs. She has successfully founded two private practices in OT and has created CDs for children
who fear loud noises. Cara has authored books including: The Parent's Guide to Occupational Therapy for Autism and The Weighted Blanket Guide.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1: IEP 101— What You Need to Know
Chapter 2: Therapy in School
Chapter 3: Handwriting
Chapter 4: Fine Motor in the Classroom
Chapter 5: Autism Spectrum Disorders
Chapter 6: Sensory Processing Disorder in School
Chapter 7: Behavior and Transitions
Chapter 8: Attention Disorder and Organizing
Chapter 9: Learning Disorders