Helpful Resource Links

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
ASHA’s mission is to ensure that all people with speech, language, and hearing disorders have access to quality services to help them communicate effectively. On this site you will find information to help you understand communication and communication disorders.

Interactive Metronome Advanced Training for the Brain
The Interactive Metronome is a computer-based training program shown to improve attention, coordination and time in children and adults with a wide range of cognitive and physical difficulties including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The IM provides a non-invasive way to stimulate learning and development.

The Arc of Dallas
This is a nonprofit organization which specializes in helping individuals with mental retardation and a variety of other disabilities. This organization offers assitance, education, information, and classes for those with the disability, their families, and their healthcare providers.

The Autism Society
The Autism Society of America was founded in 1965 by a small group of parents working on a volunteer basis out of their homes. Over the last 35 years, the Society has developed into the leading source of information and referral on autism.

The Brain Connection is dedicated to providing accessible, high-quality information about how the brain works and how people learn. Many discoveries are being made in areas that relate to the human brain, including language, memory, behavior, and aging, as well as illness and injury. We believe that access to this information can provide practical tools for teaching and learning as well as valuable insights into almost every aspect of our daily lives.

The Stuttering Foundation
The Stuttering Foundation provides free access to information and resources on stuttering. It is a foundation that works toward prevention of stuttering, as well as correct treatment and support for those who stutter and their families.

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP)
UCP is an organization that specializes in assisting children and adults diagnosed with cerebral palsy and other disabilities. This organization strives to help people with disabilities have more independence in daily living.