Picks of the Week: Special Education

This week’s picks are resources to help parents navigate the special education system. If there is one thing I have learned as a psychologist and a mom, it is that you need to be an advocate for your child; that means being an expert in teaching, special education law, psychology, and anything else that affects […]

Examining the Florida Bus Case: Lessons For All Parents

As a psychologist and overall advocate for children with special needs, I am horrified and saddened by the behavior of James Willie Jones on a Seminole County, Florida school bus on September 3rd. However, I am equally appalled at the actions, or lack thereof, by the school bus driver and school district to protect Mr. […]