Special Needs Help
This page will have various sites that other moms who are homeschooling children with special needs have found helpful. Feel free to e-mail Cathy (Ekcjmullins@gmail.com) with a site you would like to see added to this list.
We highly recommend the Great Homeschool Convention as an excellent source of information and resources for special needs home education. https://www.greathomeschoolconventions.com/locations/missouri/
- HSLDA's webpage for special needs: http://www.hslda.org/strugglinglearner/default.asp
- Special Needs Resource page: http://stlouishomeschoolevents.wordpress.com/special-needs-resources/
Agape Christian Counseling Services comes highly recommended.
Contact:Carolyn Knarr, Dir. of Child Therapeutic Services
Outpatient counseling agency. Includes behavioral, social skills, family, and CBT therapy for children with behavioral, developmental, and emotional issues. Provides free social skills groups for children who are home educated as well as fee-based groups for children, parents, and others. (Please see our website for a comprehensive list.) Child therapists are trained in research-based therapies. Adults, couples and families are seen as well. We at Agape view our services as a ministry for those who are hurting emotionally. We provide personalized treatment based upon individual needs while also respecting religious and personal values. The client determines when, how, and if biblical principles enter into therapy. We accept all major insurances and sliding fee scale.
- Victory Speech Therapy and Austism Consulting - http://www.victoryspeechtherapy.com/about.html
- GIFTED CLASSES: Dr. Agnes Meyo -