Resources

Professional

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 130,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists. http://www.asha.org/

Oregon Speech-Language-Hearing Association (OSHA)

Oregon Speech-Language and Hearing Association promotes the study of human communication, hearing and related disorders and the increase interest in the investigation, prevention, and treatment of its disorders. http://www.oregonspeechandhearing.org/

Oregon Technology Access Program (OTAP)

The Oregon Technology Access Program (OTAP) provides training, information, technical assistance and resources regarding the uses of technology for children with disabilities. OTAP services are available to anyone concerned with the needs of Oregon's children with disabilities from birth to age twenty-one. The program is sponsored by the Oregon Department of Education (ODE). http://www.otap-oregon.org

Occupational Therapists We Recommend

  • Pacific Northwest Pediatric Therapy • 4305 SE Milwaukee • Portland OR 97202 • 503-232-3955
  • Advanced Pediatric Therapies • 4444 SW Multnomah Blvd., Portland OR 97219, 503-245-5639
  • Therapy Solutions for Kids • 5200 SW Macadam, #100, Portland OR 97239, 503-224-1998
  • Pediatric Therapy Service • 7927 SE Orient Dr., Gresham OR 97080, 503-663-0332
  • NeuroTherapeutics • 610 High Street, Oregon City OR 97045, 503-657-8903
  • Pediatric Sensory Therapy • 6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland OR 97203, 503-477-9527

Family Resources

Oregon Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities

Find educational consultants, psychologists, educational diagnosticians, health care providers, academic therapists, tutors, speech language therapists, occupational therapists, coaches, advocates, and attorneys for children with disabilities on the Yellow Pages for Kids for your state. http://www.yellowpagesforkids.com/help/or.htm

Special Education PTA of Portland

A network of parents, educators and community members working together to improve the education and well being of students with disabilities in their schools, homes and communities. https://www.facebook.com/groups/septap/

Swindells Resource Center

The Jean Baton Swindells Resource Center for Children and Families connects families, caregivers and friends of children with disabilities to resources, information and training specific to disabilities and conditions. Swindells Center is a program of Providence Child Center. http://oregon.providence.org/our-services/s/swindells-resource-center/


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