National Association of Private Special Education Centers

Private Specialized Education Programs There are 6.6 million students with disabilities being served through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) in the United States. Of these students, 3.4% are being served in private specialized day and/or residential programs. IDEA requires that a continuum of alternative placements and services exist in order to address the individual needs of students with disabilities.  NAPSEC member programs provide educational therapeutic services to both publically and privately placed individuals […]


ACCEL (Arizona Centers for Comprehensive Education and Life Skills) is a private, nonprofit organization for children with special needs, ages 5-22, and adults 18 and over. ACCEL provides innovative, individualized and comprehensive educational, therapeutic, vocational, behavioral, life skills, and transitional services to individuals with a wide range of abilities and challenges including autism, intellectual, emotional, physical disabilities and health impairments. 10251 N 35th Avenue,  Phoenix,  AZ  85051 602-995-7366 . . 602-995-0867 fax Educational, behavioral, therapeutic, […]

May Institute

We are an award-winning nonprofit organization that provides educational, rehabilitative, and behavioral healthcare services to individuals with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities, brain injury, mental illness, and behavioral health needs. The Institute also provides training and consultation services to professionals, organizations, and public school systems. The organization is one of the largest and most well-respected providers of services and special education schools for children and adults with autism and other special needs in […]

Rebecca School

Rebecca School is a therapeutic day school for children ages 4 to 21, promoting the education and development of children with neurodevelopmental delays of relating and communicating, including autism spectrum disorders. We utilize the Developmental Individual Differences Relationship-based (DIR®) model. The DIR® Methodology developed by Dr. Stanley Greenspan proceeds from the core belief that relationships are the foundation of learning. At Rebecca School, we consider the variations in individual motor and sensory processing systems and […]

Martha Lloyd Community Services

Martha Lloyd Community Services offers individualized opportunities and support to maximize the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities. The main campus of the organization is located in the Endless Mountains region of North Central Pennsylvania, where residents thrive in a community setting. We are in the village of Troy, a close-knit town where we provide comprehensive services to those age 15 and older with developmental disabilities who become valued participants in our community. […]