It is hard as a parent of a child or troubled teen with a learning disability to understand how to help their child achieve their potential. The following resources will help provide useful information on learning disabilities to parents and special education teachers.
LD Online - Parents and teachers of learning disabled children will find authoritative guidance on attention deficit disorder, ADD / ADHD, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dysnomia, reading difficulties, speech and related disorders.
Learning Disabilities Association of America - Since 1963, LDA has provided support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals.
National Center for Learning Disabilities – NCLD provides essential information to parents, professionals and individuals with learning disabilities.
Learning Disabilities Worldwide - We support parents, individuals with LD, educators, clinicians, and researchers, with current, validated information on LD, ADHD, dyslexia, reading difficulties, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, processing disorders, language-based and nonverbal learning disabilities.
Learning Disabilities Association of California - The Learning Disabilities Association of California is a 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer organization of parents, professionals, and adults with learning disabilities.
California State Resources for Learning Disabilities - NICHCY State Resources are listings of selected state-wide organizations that can refer people to organizations in their area.