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Welcome to a list of LAD websites. These links should assist you in your search for reliable information and resources. The websites are grouped by subheadings in alphabetical order.

ADHD Coaching
Coaching for ADD
What is ADD Coaching?

Adults with ADHD
LDA - For Adults
Adults with LD - ERIC

Asperger's Syndrome
Medline Plus: Asperger's Syndrome
NINDS Asperger's Info Page
Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support
Kids Health, For Parents: Asperger Syndrome
A Child's Journey to Asperger's Syndrome

Assistive Technology
Center for Accessible Technology
LD OnLine - Technology in Depth
Alliance for Technology Access
Assistive Technology
CAST - Center for Applied Special Technology
National Center on Accessible Information Technology in Education
Family Center on Technology and Disability (FCTD)
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD & ADHD)
ADDA - National Attention Deficit Disorder Association
ADDitude Magazine for People with ADD
ADDvance OnLine Resource for Women & Girls with ADD
National Institute of Mental Health - ADHD
Children and Adults with ADD - CHADD
One ADD Place
ADHD On-Line Community by Parent's Place
Kid Source on ADHD
ADHD in New ZealandVBOMZ@aol.com
WebMD - ADD/ADHD Health Center
ADHD Support

Central Auditory Processing Disorder
National Coalition on Auditory Processing Disorders
CAPD Parents Page
Internet Guide to Understanding CAPD
Auditory Processing Disorder in the UK
California Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Children and Teenagers
Spark Top - Where No Two Minds Spark Alike
Kid Zone by LD OnLine
Gus and Inky's Get Ready to Read, by NCLD
National Center for Learning Disabilities Teen Page
Teens with ADD, by Chris Zeigler Dendy
Teen Resources - A General Resource Site for Teens

Complimentary and Alternative Medicine
National Center for Complimentary & Alternative Medicine
Oregon Health Sciences University
Healthworld Online
Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Center for Mind-Body Medicine

Cross Cultural
Learning (en Espanol)

Dysgraphia, by IDA
Dysgraphia, by NCLD
NINDS Dysgraphia Information Page
Dysgraphia, by Margaret J. Kay, Ed.D. Psychologist

Dyslexia Awareness & Resource Center
International Dyslexia Association
Northern California Dyslexia Association
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic

Educational Therapy
Academic Language Therapy Association
Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators
Association of Educational Therapists
International Multisensory Structured Language Association Council (IMSLAC)
NILD Educational Therapy
Wilson Language Training Corporation

Education and Special Education
California Department of Education
California Department of Education - Special Education Division
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
The Federal Resource Center for Special Education
Internet Special Education Resources
NAPSEC - National Association of Private Special Education Center
NCIP - National Center to Improve Practice in Special Education
Technical Assistance Alliance for Parent Centers
US Department of Education

Council for Exceptional Children - Division on Career Development and Transition
ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education
Job Accommodation Network
Office of Disability Employment Policy

Gifted and LAD

Parents of Gifted/Learning Disabled Children
National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC)

Learning Disabilities
All Kinds of Minds (Dr. Mel Levine)
Council for Exceptional Children - Division for LD
Council for Learning Disabilities
Dr. Robert Brooks' Website
Dr. Larry Diller's Website
Dr. Sam Goldstein's Website
Haan Foundation 4 Kids
Hello Friend: The Ennis Cosby Foundation
The Foundation for People with LD
The Institute for Neuro-Physiological Psychology - INPP
Learning Disabilities Association of America
Learning Disabilities Association of California
LD On Line
LD Pride
LD Resources
LD Resource Community
National Institute of Mental Health - Learning Disabilities
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Rick Lavoie's Website

Legal and Advocacy
CASE - Community Alliance for Special Education
Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
Disability Rights Advocates
Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
Find Law: Education Law
IDEA Regulations
Matrix Parent Network & Resource Center (Novato, CA)
Protection & Advocacy (California)
Wrightslaw - Pete & Pam Wright
Families and Advocates Partnership for Education
Parent Advocacy Coalition for Ed Rights
Technical Assistance for Parent Centers- the Alliance

Nonverbal Learning Disabilities

NLD on the Web!
Nonverbal Learning Disabilities Association
Tera's NLD Jumpstation

California PTA
Schwab Learning - A Parents Guide to LD

Teaching and Teachers
Teaching LD
LD Online - For Educators
Strategies for Teaching Students with LD
Teaching Adults with LD - ERIC
Teaching College Students with LD - ERIC
Kathie Nunley's Layered Curriculum
Sandra Rief's Website