Thriving Special Families

Navigating the IEP ~ Adulthood Transition

May 05, 2021 Crystal Sanford, M.Ed., M.A. CCC-SLP Season 1 Episode 23
Thriving Special Families
Navigating the IEP ~ Adulthood Transition
Show Notes

Wondering what happens when a child with an IEP leaves high school? When should you begin to prepare? It may be earlier than you think...Join us in a lively conversation with adult transition expert, Angela West Brown (https://www.angelawestbrown.com).

Angela West-Brown ("Angie B") is an Individualized Education Program Transition Coach, Consultant, Author, special needs sibling, wife, mother of four and an Educational Empowerment Speaker. Her passion for America’s intellectually disabled youth is driven by first-hand experience covered in her book, "Lost and Found" of what happens when effective adult transition planning before high school graduation is not set in place. Lost and Found was written to provide resources, tools and support to help families advocate for their loved ones with special needs, while supporting the entire family in the process.

Crystal Sanford, M.Ed.. M.A. CCC-SLP is the owner and director of Sanford Autism Consulting (https://www.sdautismhelp.com​), a consulting practice offering IEP advocacy and parent empowerment classes for fellow special needs families throughout the U.S. Crystal specializes in supporting fellow families impacted by Autism, as well as other unique challenges such as learning disabilities and ADHD. To learn more about IEP assistance and help advocating for the special education your child deserves, contact Crystal at [email protected]

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