Parent Training and Professional Development







Dyslexia Advocate Certificate Program

The Dyslexia Training Institute now offers a Dyslexia Advocate Certificate Program! This program is designed to teach participants about the Individuals with Disabilities and Education Act (IDEA), FAPE, IEPs 504s, appropriate accommodations, letter writing, how to request and receive appropriate services and interventions, dispute processes and resolutions, as they all relate to a student with dyslexia. Upon completion participants will have the information they need to effectively work with families and the school districts to ensure the laws are respected and that children are receiving the services they need. Graduate Level Extension Credits are available for this program. 



The Apple Group For Dyslexia Training

The Apple Group provides referrals, awareness, and training perfect for everyone from parents of dyslexics all the way to those pursuing the new Arkansas State Law mandated kind of dyslexia therapy for public schools. Choose from many training options  that best suit you.

Exciting trainings in and around Arkansas. Spread the word to teachers, therapists  professors, and parents. Click on any link to register.


Universtiy of Southern Mississippi

Southern Miss is offering a new master’s level program that will give educators the tools and skills they need to teach students with dyslexia. In development for more than three years, the Master of Education in Dyslexia Therapy is a collaboration between the DuBard School, the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences and the Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education.