Resources

Aim High provides this site solely for informational purposes and convenience to our visitors, students, and families. AHS does not endorse or guarantee the content, products, or services of these listed organizations. To learn more about an organization, click on the links below.

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ABA Pathways
A Circle of Hope
Ann Arbor Academy

Ann Arbor Area ADHD/ADD Support Group
Assessment and Therapy Associates

Autism Society Oakland County
Autism Society of Michigan
Autism Source

Autism Speaks
Autism Support Resource Center
Birdhouse of Autism
Birmingham Neuropsychological Services - Dr. Lauren Worrall
Brightmont Academy

Center for Neuropsychology, Learning & Development (CNLD)
Cerebral Palsy Group
Cerebral Palsy Symptoms
Clonlara School
Community Housing Network
Detox to Rehab
DrugRehab.com
EMU Autism Collaborative Center
Eton Academy

Family Connections of Michigan

Friends of Different Learners
Gateway Pediatric Therapy

Grandparents as Parents
Greenhills School
Guide to Disability Claims
Impact-Full Coaching
Jessica Humiston, Professional Counselor
Judson Center Autism Connections
Kids in Motion - Pediatric Therapy Services

Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan
Levine Benjamin Law Firm
Life Solutions for Autism
Lindamood-Bell Learning
Literacy, Language, and Learning Institute

Livingston Educational Service Agency Parent Advisory Committee
Max Well Physical Therapy & Massage
McCaskill Family Services
Michigan Alliance for Families

Mind Matters Family Neuropsychology
Montcalm School
Natasha Kendal (Dr. Supernanny)

OASIS@MAPP
Oakland Neuropsychology Center - Isabelle Beaulieu PhD
OUCARES
Rx Dangers
Social Security Benefits Guide
Starr Commonwealth
Stern Law, PLLC: The CP Lawyer
St. Francis Camp on the Lake 
Substance Abuse Prevention
We Connect Now
Wish Upon a Teen
Wrightslaw Special Education Law Advocacy



ABA Pathways
ABA Pathways brings an in depth understanding in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and expertise in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Their goal is to establish appropriate behaviors and skills through motivating and meaningful behavior analytic sessions. Services are provided at home, in the community, and in coordination with school programs using a person-centered approach that focuses on individual needs and goals. They believe in working with and providing family and para-professional training to empower and sustain positive behavior changes....more...


A Circle of Hope
A Circle of Hope provides therapeutic educational consulting and placement services. Founder and owner, Connie Wood MS, has a background in Clinical Psychology and almost 10 years specializing in providing residential program and school options to her clients. Issues facing their clients include attention and learning disorders, mood, anxiety and other psychiatric diagnoses, adoption and attachment concerns, Autism Spectrum diagnoses, and substance abuse treatment needs. Programs referred to include wilderness therapy programs, therapeutic schools, residential treatment centers and young adult transition, and college support programs....more... 


Ann Arbor Academy
Ann Arbor Academy is a private, co-educational day school for students with learning differences in grades four through twelve. They are dedicated to helping students, particularly those with AD/HD, autism spectrum disorder, and language based learning disabilities build a foundation for academic and social success. A college preparatory curriculum and supportive social setting  help to prepare students for the demands of higher education and the workplace. Ann Arbor Academy's strengths based approach provides an ideal environment for students to build academic skills, self confidence, and the foundation for life long learning....more...


Ann Arbor Area ADHD/ADD Support Group
This is an Ann Arbor Area support group for parents of children and teens with ADD/ADHD and adults with ADD/ADHD.  Their mission is to provide local resources, education, and support to its members. An officially-recognized CHADD satellite group, they welcome those individuals with the diagnosis, wondering about the diagnosis, parents, caregivers, teachers, mental health professionals, and all others who are interested....more...


Assessment and Therapy Associates of Michigan
Assessment and Therapy Associates of Michigan offers comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations. Our assessments provide important and useful information for those who are looking to maximize functioning in school, work and/or in their daily lives. A customized battery of tests made specifically for each individual determines strengths and weaknesses. Recommendations are made on how to utilize strengths and address challenges. In addition, a list of appropriate school, home, standardized testing and/or other environmental accommodations will be included along with any excellent referrals for appropriate services. Contact Dr. Lori Radner at 248-788-6400 Ext. 2.....more....



Autism Society Oakland County
The Autism Society Oakland County was founded in 1985 by a group of concerned parents. Today it is one of over 200 Chapters of the Autism Society of America (ASA). The ASA is the oldest autism advocacy group in the country. The Autism Society Oakland County (ASOC) is also one of 13 Chapters in Michigan. Our membership is open to all those who care about people with autism....more... 


Autism Society of Michigan
ASM is committed to empowering individuals with autism and their families by offering educational resources and materials, workshops, seminars and other services....more...


Autism Source

The Autism Source Resource Database, created in 2004, is the most comprehensive database of its kind. The Autism Society strives to offer only credible and reliable resources to their constituents by employing a nationwide network of affiliates and collaborating with other autism organizations and professionals throughout the U.S....more...


Autism Speaks
Autism Speaks was founded in February 2005 by Bob and Suzanne Wright, grandparents of a child with autism. Their longtime friend Bernie Marcus donated $25 million to help financially launch the organization. Since then, Autism Speaks has grown into the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families....more...


Autism Support & Resource Center
ASRC is a charitable organization tht provides support, assistance, and advocacy for Genesee County families living with Autism. Support group meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of the month....more...


Birdhouse for Autism
Birdhouse replaces your paper behavioral notebook and gives you a private, safe, & convenient place to store all aspects of your son's or daughter's day. Recurring activities like medications, supplements, and therapies can be assigned schedules....more...


Birmingham Neuropsychological Services - Dr. Lauren Worrall
Dr. Worrall's
focus is on exploring and understanding the whole child and their strengths and challenges to best help them to be successful. Her area of expertise and passion is providing neuropsychological and psychological assessments/testing for children and adolescents (with learning disabilities, ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, social/emotional difficulties, brain injury, and other neurodevelopmental disorders), as well as providing therapy and consultation services....more...


Brightmont Academy
Brightmont Academy offers a new beginning for students with learning disabilities, emotional issues, and health concerns. Its one-to-one instruction fully accommodates the unique needs of each individual. Students can enroll in full-time private school, an individual course, or tutoring....more...


Center for Neuropsychology, Learning & Development (CNLD)
NLD offers comprehensive assessment services including neuropsychological, psychological and developmental evaluations. Dr. Roger Lauer and his staff provide therapy case management, advocacy and treatment planning to implement educational recommendations and interventions, along with school consultation and staff development. Their clinic is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan....more...


Cerebral Palsy Group
The Cerebral Palsy Group is an organization that provides free educational information and support to those who have been affected by cerebral palsy....more...


Cerebral Palsy Symptoms
Cerebral palsy is the most common physical disability in childhood, with a child being born with CP every hour. CPS's goal is to raise awareness globally for cerebral palsy and other birth injuries....more...


Clonlara School
Clonlara's mission is to provide programs and services that recognize and support a learner’s curiosity, strengths, interests and talents as the foundation of his or her educational experience. Clonlara offers both online and on campus programs....more...


Community Housing Network
Community Housing Network's Getting My Own Address (GMOA) program is long-term housing education and planning for persons with disabilities and their families. The program makes clear the steps, options, and choices that are available to plan for housing in the community of one's choice. For questions or to inquire about any of these services, please contact gmoa@chninc.net.....more.... 


Detox to Rehab in Michigan
Detox to Rehab offers a free directory for information regarding addiction, recovery, and alcoholism. Their resources also include information on where local mutual support groups meet.....more...


DrugRehab.com

At DrugRehab.com, their mission is to equip patients and families with the best information, resources, and tools to overcome addiction and lead a lifelong recovery....more....


EMU Autism Collaborative Center

The ACC serves individuals with ASD and related neurodevelopmental disorders – all ages and ability levels. We believe that by addressing the needs of the whole family, we best serve the individual with autism. Our Center is pleased to offer a full range of on-site therapeutic and diagnostic services. In addition, we offer family-oriented celebrations, family and professional education,and sibling support. Please check out the Services section of our website for more details on our offerings....more...


Eton Academy
Eton Academy educates students with reading, attention and other learning challenges -- building academic skills and self-confidence in an accepting and supportive environment....more...


Family Connections of Michigan
Family Connections of Michigan is a 501c3 organization that provides psychoeducational and therapeutic support for parents and families of children with special needes. Their mission is to support and strengthen parents and families of children with special needs through connections and shared experiences - therapeutic parent support groups....more...


Friends of Different Learners
Friends of Different Learners believe in putting kids first and offering the adults that care about them support, information, and education. Meetings are held the first Thursday of the month....more...


Gateway Pediatric Therapy
Gateway Pediatric Therapy utilizes the fundamental principles of Applied Behavior Analysis in order to develop language, social, academic, and dailing living/life skills to children ages 0-18 wiht autism and related disorder. They offer assessment, therapy, treatment, and intervention services which are conducted, either at their clinic or in your home, by expertly trained and educated staff of Board Certified Behavior Analysts....more...


Grandparents as Parents
Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County provides support to grandparents and other relatives to better understand the needs of their grandchild, as well as access to community resources. Childcare may be offered for evening events. Adults who are caregivers of children under the age of 18 and who live in Washtenaw County are eligible. Download a PDF of their brochure here....more...


Greenhills School
Greenhills School is a student-centered community that helps young people realize their full intellectual, ethical, artistic and athletic potential in preparation for college — and beyond — as curious, creative, and responsible citizens who respect all individuals and their differences, and whose meaningful and balanced lives will better the world....more...


Guide to Disability Claims
The Complete Guide to Disability Claims, Insurance and Benefits is your one-stop source for disability benefit information. If you become disabled and can no longer work, disability insurance plans and government disability programs offer potential sources of replacement income in the form of disability benefit payments.These sources of income can become a lifeline for you and your family should the unthinkable happen....more...


Impact-Full Coaching
Life Coach Suzanne Ostrowski-Dansel specializes in individuals and families impacted by AD/HD. Suzanne is a coaching expert with thirty-five years of experience in the personal, private, and public sector. Coaching is a collaborative, strength-based, goal-oriented and client-centered approach. Suzanne's coaching assistance motivates clients to clarify goals based on their own values and strengths. Together they collaboratively experiment with strategies and practice skills....more...


Jessica Humiston, Professional Counselor
Jessica Humiston a Limited Licensed Professional Counselor licensed in the state of Michigan.  She works for Excel Employment Options and is now available to deliver therapy services out of their Southfield office. Within the last year, they have been developing an Autism and Support Services department, with the goal to broaden the services that they offer to social skills classes, in home assessments and consultation for families who have a loved one on the Autism Spectrum, and outpatient therapy services that will be offered to any diagnosis. Jessica is currently accepting clients ages 12 and under and specializes in CBT for Autism and other developmental disabilities, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, and working with the LGBTQIA+ community. She also has specialized training in Autism and Sexuality. She accepts private pay for services, offers sliding-scale reduced fee counseling services based on financial need, is pursuing insurance paneling, and working on partnering with Community Mental Health in Oakland County as well.


Judson Center Autism Connections
Autism Connections specializes in a comprehensive approach designed to embrace the needs of those with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnosis. They offer FREE intake appointments to provide a recommendation of their services. They aim to connect with families, offer support through therapies andd services, andgrow with your child through every life stage....more...


Kids in Motion - Pediatric Therapy Services
Kids In Motion Pediatric Therapy Services specializes in pediatric physical, occupational, and speech therapy. Information can be found on our website whether you have a child newly diagnosed or a child that has a definitive diagnosis....more...


Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan
LDA of Michigan's mission is to enhance the quality of life for all individuals with learning disabilities and their families through advocacy, education, training, service and support of research....more...


Levine Benjamin Law Firm
The attorneys of Levine Benjamin advocate for individuals with disabilities and their families in the process of winning social security disability benefits....more...


Lindamood-Bell Learning

For 30 years, Lindamood-Bell has been improving the lives of students. Their research-validated programs develop the skills necessary for reading and comprehension. They believe all students can learn to their potential—including those previously diagnosed with dyslexia,  autism spectrum disorders, or general learning challenges.


Life Solutions for Autism
Life Solutions for Autism mission is to empower families impacted by Autism with the knowledge, resources and planning tools they need to effectively transition through each phase of life. The ultimate goal is to help individuals with Autism live a fulfilling and meaningful life of uncompromised quality! Karin Chandler, founder and personal consultant, is helping families do just that....more...


Literacy, Language, and Learning Institute
The Literacy, Language, and Learning Institute (3LI) was founded in the summer of 2012. Together, we have decades of clinical, teaching, and research experience with literacy, language, and learning difficulties experienced by both children and adults....more...


Livingston Educational Service Agency Parent Advisory Committee

LESA PAC is a group of parents of children with disabilities representing the five Livingston County school districts, charter schools, LESA operated classroom programs and local community agencies. The PAC meets the second Monday of the month during the school year....more...


Max Well Physical Therapy & Massage
Max Well Therapy, LLC is based in Flint and Grand Blanc and provides clients with Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Massage Therapy Services....more...


McCaskill Family Services
McCaskill  Family Services offers private, confidential psychological evaluations and treatment services to children, adolescents, adults, and families. They specialize in comprehensive evaluations, individual therapy, family therapy, couples counseling, parent coaching, ADHD coaching, and advocating for children in the educational setting.....more...


Michigan Alliance for Families
Michigan Alliance for Families  is a statewide resource to connect families of children with disabilities to resources to help improve their children’s education.  We help facilitate parent involvement as a means of improving educational services and outcomes for students with disabilities....more...


Mind Matters Family Neuropsychology

MindMatters is a growing Center for Cognitive and Social Development devoted to accurately identifying the elements of a child's struggles. They believe an in-depth understanding of a child from the inside out is paramount to developing accurate, efficient treatment and educational plans.To meet this goal, they combine comprehensive testing services with sound clinical analyses and collaboration with community professionals - including school personnel, therapists, and physicians - to help each child progress in academic, social, emotional, and behavioral aspects of life....more...


Montcalm School
Montcalm School is a private, therapeutic boarding school that helps girls and boys flourish. They offer private, therapeutic treatment programs for young people living with autism spectrum disorders. Montcalm provides a broad range of educational opportunities for boys, ages 12-21, and girls, ages 12-18, helping them reintegrate into the academic arena and prepare them for college. They also provide a program for students preparing to live independently....more...


Natasha Kendal
Dr. Natasha Kendal (Dr. Supernanny) provides both traditional, office-based therapy and at-home family therapy coaching and consulting. Dr. Supernanny works with both local (Southeast Michigan) and long-distance families. Long-distance consulting takes place on the phone and via the Internet. Dr. Supernanny combines knowledge of child development, family dynamics, assessment and diagnosis with goal-oriented strength-based parent coaching....more...


Oakland Neuropsychology Center

Oakland Neuropsychology Center offers comprehensive and individualized neuropsychological evaluations for children and adults. They specialize in identifying specific learning barriers to success and assist in developing an intervention plan based on cognitive profile. Contact Dr. Isabelle Beaulieu - 4190 Telegraph Rd, Suite 2700 - Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302 - 248.644.9466...more....


OASIS@MAPP
Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS) center and MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome have partnered to provide this online resource for families, individuals, and medical professionals affected by or concerned with autism spectrum challenges....more...


OUCARES
Oakland University Center for Autism Research, Education and Support (OUCARES) provides programming and counseling for individuals and their families living with Autism Spectrum Disorder....more...


Rx Dangers

In 2013 the Mayo Clinic found that nearly 70 percent of Americans take at least one prescription drug each month. The majority of medications are safe for consumption, but Rx Dangers believes in educating the public about thousands of prescription and over-the-counter medications, many of which have the potential to cause serious side effects. The easy to navigate online database is constantly being updated with drug recall news, and provides comprehensive, unbiased information about serious side effects, complications, and interactions of commonly prescribed drugs....more... 


Social Security Benefits Guide
Understand how Social Security disability works and how to calculate your benefits....more...


Starr Commonwealth
Starr Commonwealth is internationally recognized as a leader in transformational programs for children, families, schools and communities. Founded in 1913, Starr’s practices and principles are supported by nearly a century of success in the treatment of troubled youth and confirmed by emerging research in behavior health and neuroscience. Their community-based programs, residential treatment services, day treatment program, and professional training represents the international standard of excellence in identifying, treating and healing trauma and pain-based behavior and building resiliency in children and adolescents....more...


Stern Law, PLLC: The CP Lawyer
For over 30 years, Stern Law, PLLC has been representing mothers and children who suffered birth injury. These serious injuries are often preventable, but the negligence, incompetence, and misconduct of medical personnel can result in lifelong hardships. Stern Law, PLLC founded this firm because he saw that children who developed cerebral palsy and other conditions due to birth trauma weren't receiving the level of representation and support they deserve....more...


St. Francis Camp on the Lake
St. Francis Camp on the Lake's purpose is to provide developmentally disabled children and adults an opportunity to experience summer camp in a safe adn practical environment. The camp's specially designed programs empower campers and provide an environment of dignity, respect, and love....more...


Substance Abuse Prevention
Addiction Center is not a specific treatment facility, instead they are a free web information guide that connects addicts and their families with the help they need to put their lives together. Over 20 million people in the United States have some sort of addiction, and over one hundred people die from drug overdoses every day. Addiction Center's goal is to help these individuals and loved ones by providing them with information and support on different substances, addictions, and recovery resources....more...


We Connect Now

We Connect Now is dedicated to uniting people interested in rights and issues affecting people with disabilities, with particular emphasis on college students and access to higher education and employment issues. One of the goals of this site is to help college students with disabilities to succeed in their studies by getting the information and support they need, both through resources, linksblogs latest news, studying existing laws and regulation and through personal contacts....more...


Wish Upon a Teen
Wish Upon a Teen was established to provide resources, time, and opportunities to teenagers dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or recovering from injury or chronic illness. This organization plans and uses creative and interactive social and educational events to help rebuild self esteem in the young people it touches....more...


Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy
Wrightslaw provides information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities to parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys. Check out Wrightslaw Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities for both local and national resources....more...