Finishing Strong, LLC is the educational consulting private practice founded by Dr. Val Lyons. Dr. Val is a trained registered nurse, paralegal, health psychologist and educational consultant.
What is an Educational Consultant?
Educational consultants understand the educational laws and regulations that affect children with special needs and mental illness. In addition to knowing the laws, educational consultants are knowledgeable about special services schools can provide to assist in resolving school problems.
- Excessive school absences
- Failing grades
- Fear of going to school
- Psychiatric challenges such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
- Learning problems
- Chemical dependency
- Behavior problems
- Physical symptoms while at school
Ask for Help
Parents become overwhelmed and confused. An educational consultant will assist in navigating the maze of special education, educational law and to help reduce the intimidation parents can feel at school meetings.
If you are looking for an educational advocate, call Dr. Val today. 636-284-9071.