Are you a parent of a child with special needs, including Learning Disabilities, ADHD, and Autistic Spectrum Disorders?
Whether you are just beginning to find services or have been frustrated with the services for your child has been getting, you will find the resources available at ACP Consultants can make a real difference for you and your child! You will appreciate our guidance and support available as we partner together for the benefit of your child.
We Advocate Effectively on Behalf of Your Child
We discuss the various options for appropriate services and how to monitor the delivery of these services to best meet the special needs of your special child. Together we work to develop a positive partnership with the school designed to create the best possible educational plan for your child.
In order to accomplish these goals, our services may include:
- Consultation by phone and in person.
- Meet with the child.
- Review school records, testing, IEPs, 504, RTI, or Transition Plans.
- Make recommendations.
- Write letters or speak with school personnel regarding recommendations.
- Attend school meetings with parents, if requested.
- Testing, if necessary to support recommendations.
Margaret Silberman, PhD has extensive experience working with schools. She started her career as a special education teacher and then moved on to obtain her PhD at Northwestern University in Counseling Psychology. Dr. Silberman served as a pediatric psychologist at the Dreyer Clinic in Aurora for over twenty years, assessing, treating and as a liaison between families and the local school districts. In addition to her work at ACP Consultants, Dr. Silberman currently coordinates a summer special needs program which includes children on the autistic spectrum.
Some of these services may be covered by insurance.
For further information, contact Margaret Silberman, Ph.D. at (847) 824-1235