Local Resources

General Information

Massachusetts Department of Education

Massachusetts Department of Education, Special Education

Federation for Children with Special Needs (FSCN)

Concord SPED PAC

Asperger's Association of New England

MGH Learning and Emotional Assessment Program provides psychological assessment for the diagnosis and treatment of disorders that affect intellectual, academic, personality, and emotional status as well as forensic concerns of children.

Information about Specific Disabilities

Collection of guides for students with disabilities In-depth guides for studying smarter so that you can get the most out of your college education.

Basics about Epilepsy  A web site web site from MGH which provides the basics about epilepsy. It was developed by epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD. Of particular interest for BSEAC readers is the section on Learning under "The Whole Child" section.  This provides great information about how the effect epilepsy has on learning.

Epilepsy Foundation of Massachusetts and Rhode Island  The local chapter of the national organization that advocates on behalf of those living with epilepsy.