Special Needs Advocates in San Diego, California



We are a multi-disciplinary team here to help you - School and clinical psychologists, MFT, teachers, speech pathologists, and counselors. Rely on the special needs advocates at Advocacy Associates Inc in San Diego, California, for compassionate consulting and advocacy services. Get your child started on a path to success with SCHOOL CONSULTATION, ADVOCACY AND PLACEMENT services designed to give children the advantage they must have and deserve.

Our staff includes Elementary and High School Teachers; a Speech Therapist; a Clinical Psychologist; Marriage, Family Therapists; Educational Psychologists; School Administrators; and a Bilingual Educational Specialist. Some of our staff members are parents of special needs students themselves. We collaborate to help you. This occurs regularly, not only among ourselves but with outside experts such as neuropsychologists and attorneys, when necessary.

The Advocacy Associates Inc. Advantage
Trust the largest, oldest, and best-known advocacy practice in San Diego, California. We know where to go to get things done. Parents can get the help and support services they need, including:

  • Personalized Review & Explanation of Educational Records
  • Classroom Observations & Consultations with School Staff
  • Development, Monitoring, & Review of IEP's and 504 plans
  • Attendance at School & Regional Center Meetings
  • Special Needs Assessment
  • Development of Educational Strategies to Improve Learning Plans
  • Evaluation of a Child's Current Academic Program & Related Services
  • Consultation & Coordination of Services with Agencies, including CCS, Regional Center, & Private Providers
  • Identification of the current school or treatment program for your child if the current program is not working


Choose the advocacy group that is better and more successful than the others. We have more than 50 years of experience and a passion for seeing that children get what they need. Special needs services include:

  • School Placement (Day & Residential Programs)
  • Attendance at IEP Meetings
  • Special Education Advocacy
  • IEP, 504, ADA Compliance
  • Parent Coaching

  • Educational Consultation for Gifted Students
  • Psychological/ Counseling Therapy
  • Vocational & Transition 
  • Planning for Young Adults or Disabled Adults


Rely on our specialized and highly-trained special needs advocates to help you. Don't wait to get your child started on the road to success. Remember, Early Intervention Pays!



Contact us in Rancho Bernardo, California, to learn more about special needs advocates.