December 2015 – PATTAN in King of Prussia hosts Transition Planning Program

PATTAN in King of Prussia recently held a program regarding Transition Planning – from school to adulthood. The program included some excellent materials which set out the perspectives of the Pennsylvania Department of Education on this issue, as well as checklists and materials which can be very useful for for parents when examining their children’s transition…

NAMI publishes Allyson McAndrews’ holiday article on mental illness!

December 17th, 2015 – National Alliance on Mental Illness features holiday article by Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed., Director of Marketing for McAndrews Law Offices (Click here to find the article on NAMI’s website or read it below!)  Don’t get wrapped up in social media:  This is very easy to say, and quite frankly, I enjoy it, so I’m not…

December 8th, 2015 – Lauren O’Connell Mahler, Esq. of McAndrews Law to present at the National Business Institute’s IEP and 504 Plan Legal Workshop

Strengthen Your School’s IEP and 504 Plan Process and Protect Student Rights Lauren O’Connell Mahler, Esq. of McAndrews Law will be a speaker at the National Business Institute’s IEP and 504 Plan Legal Workshop on December 8th, 2015 at the Courtyard Newark-University of Delaware. Click here for all of the program details including registration.

PLAN of PA features Allyson McAndrews in their Fall 2015 Newsletter

Planned Lifetime Assistance Network of Pennsylvania (PLAN of PA), a non-profit organization based out of Wayne, PA, recently interviewed Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed. of McAndrews Law Offices regarding one of her recent articles about mental illness. This particular article, I Faked Happiness Every Day. Then a Drug Addiction Story Saved Me, was written to bring awareness to the…

Monday, November 30th at 6pm – McAndrews Law and In-Sync and Social to present on IEPs and Special Needs Trusts

Join Jacqueline Lembeck, Esq. and Lesley Mehalick, JD, LLM of McAndrews Law Offices, along with Maria Slavin, MS, OTR/L of In-Sync and Social, for discussions on developing appropriate IEPS, including related services/Occupational Therapy, as well as special needs trusts and how to financially plan for a loved one with a disability.  In-Sync and Social is an…