Tag Archives: parent training and counseling

What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You

Published on June 24, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

One of the most important things that I do in my practice as a special education attorney is to try to empower parents of children with special education needs.  I tell my clients up front that one of my main goals of representation is to get them to a place where they either don’t need […]

Raising Children with Special Needs is Tough: Parent Training and Counseling Under the IDEA

Published on May 25, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

It’s hard enough raising kids in today’s world.  But when you have a child, or several children, with disabilities, just getting through each day can be an incredible challenge.  Many of my clients are overwhelmed, and who can blame them?  Whether it’s the mother of the child with autism whose behaviors are so challenging that […]