Susan Yellin, Esq., is the director of advocacy and college counseling services at The Yellin Center for Mind, Brain, and Education, an innovative learning support and diagnostic practice in New York City. She co-authored the award-winning book, Life After High School: A Guide for Students with Disabilities and Their Families, and was the founding director of The Center for Learning Differences, a nonprofit dedicated to helping families dealing with learning and attention difficulties find resources in their communities.
Transitioning from High School to College: A Road Map for Students and Parents
Every trip goes more smoothly when you use a road map -- the path through... more »
An IEP vs. a 504 Plan: What's What?
Can you tell me the basic differences between a 504 Plan and an IEP? I... 5-0-what-now? »
Why Don't Teachers Follow My Son's IEP?
We have an IEP in place for my son, who is in high school. How... Assert your rights »
Embarrassed by the Teacher
My daughter's teacher embarrasses her when she is slow in answering a question or when... Stop the shaming »
Am I Protected on the Job If I Tell My Boss?
I am an adult who has trouble finishing assignments at work. I have thought... Getting what works at work »
Yes, You Can Get ADHD Accommodations In College
A step-by-step guide for securing and using academic accommodations for your ADHD in higher education... more »