Parent Resources

Understanding the IEP Process

Click here to download this presentation by Gina Monheit to learn:

  • How kids are flagged for an IEP evaluation
  • What the IEP process looks like
  • What supports IEPs provide students
  • What is required for students to qualify for an IEP
  • Concepts of Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) and Free and Appropriate Public Education (FAPE)
  • Differences between an IEP and 504

* This presentation is current as of August 2018. Laws and regulations surrounding education and children with disabilities may change.

 

Home Activities

Click here to view this article by Occupational Therapist Heather Miller-Kuhaneck to learn:

  • Principles behind incorporating home activities
  • Guidelines for integrating sensory input into daily activities
  • Other general guidelines for keeping your home running smoothly

 

Going to the Dentist

Click here for an article by Occupational Therapist Heather Miller-Kuhaneck for parents and dentists about:

  • What sensory defensiveness is
  • How sensory defensiveness can present in a dentist's office
  • Intervention strategies for sensory defensiveness at the dentist