Reference Sites

Category Website
Academic Coaching and Tutoring
 Evoke Learning
 Ruth Rumack’s Learning Space
Adaptive Technology
 Dana Sahian, Speech & Language Pathologist
Advocacy Special Needs
 Council of Exceptional Children
 Wolff Educational Services
 Attention Deficit Resource Network
 Centre for ADD/ADHD Advocacy, Canada
 Nicole Arnold Consulting
Aspergers / Autism
 Aspergers Society of Ontario
 Autism Awareness
 Autism Ontario
 Autism Research Institute
 Autism Resources Network
 Autism Society of America
 Camp AIM/Kayla's Children Centre
 Child Development Resource Connection Peel (Autism Website)
 Dori Zener
 Geneva Centre for Autism
Hawkins Institute (416) 402-9564
 iCARE4Autism - International Center for Autism Organization based in Brooklyn NY
 Kerry's Place
 Ontario Adult Autism Research and Support Network
The Redpath Centre
 York Region District School Board - Autism Spectrum Disorder Review
Communication Disorders
 Ontario Association for Families of Children with Communication Disorder
Developmental Disabilities
 Community Networks of Specialized Care
 Developmental Services Ontario Toronto Region (DSO)
 Disability Tax Credit (DTC)
 Disability Verification Form: OSAP
 KidsAbility Centre for Child Development
 Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
 Reena Foundation
 Reena Foundation - Developmental Disabilities Counsellor Program
 T2201 Disability Tax Credit Certificate - Canada Revenue Agency
Dyslexia/Reading Remediation
 Dori Goodlin
 International Dyslexia Association, Ontario Branch
 Mandy Goldwasser (416) 568-3056
Emotional Dysregulation/Borderline Personality Disorder
 Family Connections
Family Mediation
 Howard Hurwitz - Specializes in working with high conflict families
 Association of Bright Children of Ontario
 York Region District School Board - Gifted Screening Procedure
Governing Bodies
 The College of Psychologists of Ontario
 The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario
 The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
 Lt. Governor of Ontario Website
 Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
In House Treatment Partners
 Anna Prudovski/Turning Point Psychological Services
 Dana Brommersma (416) 871-3179
 Ellen Steinberg-Hollend (416) 659-1904
 Ehud Avitzur (416) 845-0055
 Greta Reiss (416) 779-3477
 Janeen Moddejonge (416) 562-0377
 Jennifer Shneer Therapy
 Joanne Kirzner (416) 937-1218
 Larry Danilewitz (905) 881-9871
 Lisa Stein Therapy
 Mandy Goldwasser (416) 568-3056
 Tamara Genesove (416) 346-1135
Learning Disabilities
 Child Development Institute - Integra Program
Hawkins Institute (416) 402-956
 Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario
 Learning Disabilities Resource Community
 National Educational Association of Disabled Students
 NLD Networking Group of Ontario
Mental Health Support/Assessments
 Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
 CONNEX Ontario - Addiction, Mental Health, and Problem Gambling Services
 Flex Psychology
 The Sashbear Foundation
 Borden Counselling Services
 Ontario Association of Children's Rehabilitation Services
 Bartimaeus Inc.
 CONNEX Ontario - Addiction, Mental Health, and Problem Gambling Services
Pathways to Education
 Respite Services - Toronto
Social Skills Training/Peer Groups/Specialty Camps
 Camp Kodiak
 Camp Towhee
 Integra Foundation
Special Needs
 Special Needs Planning Group
 York Region District School Board - Special Education
 York Region District School Board - Referral Process - Guide for Parents and Students
 York Region - Special Needs Services
Speech & Language
 Speech and Company Toronto
Vocational Testing/
Career Counselling/
Educational Planning
 Goodfield, Mor and Associates,
Richmond Hill (905) 773-1425
 Jane Rendely (416) 441-0216
 JVS Toronto