American Psychological Association


Rhode Island Psychological Association


National Institute of Mental Health




Anxiety Disorders Association of America


Here is a good web resource for our families: It has lists of contacts for heating assistance, clothing, counseling, after school programs, etc.


South County Hospital Primary Care Physicians who are taking new patients


Rhode Island Divorce Mediation Center


Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island


The Point, Rhode Island's Aging and Disability Resource Center


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration


National Association of School Psychologists





Antidepressant Medications for Children and Adolescents:  Information for Parents and Caregivers


Washington County Coalition for Children: an extensive support network of community resources for families in South County


American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


Effective Therapy for Children


The International Dyslexia Association


Mood Disorder - Depression and Teens


Family to Family of RI: a network created by families for families of children and adults with special needs in order to connect and share information


Parents Support Network: an organization of families with children and youth who are at risk for emotional, behavioral and/or mental health issues


The Sensational Child: offers an array of services to improve the quality of life for children with disabilities and their families


The Autism Project


The National Child Traumatic Stress Network


The Asperger’s Association of New England


Here's a source for research on young drivers, including those with autism:

Friend's Way: a bereavement center in Warwick for children 3 to 19 to explore and express their feelings of grief.  Meets every other week and also runs a summer camp.  No fees.





National Resource Center on ADHD - CHADD: Children and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research, medications and treatments for ADD/ADHD.


A.D.D. Warehouse:  Books, games, and other support materials vetted by CHADD to assist children and adults with ADD/ADHD.


A college guide for students with ADHD or LD: Tips for how to get organized.





National Association of School Psychologists - Resources for families dealing with school-related questions and concerns


Homework Help RI website


Intervention Central: lots of activities and information for parents, educators and clinicians about Response To Intervention (RTI)


Sylvan Learning Center


University of Rhode Island Disability Services


Beyond BookSmart: an executive function coaching company providing customized in-home and online support, fostering independence and confidence, helping students improve academic performance and teaching them skills necessary to be more effective and productive in school and beyond.



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