October 16th, 2015: “Ethical Dilemmas of School Professionals Regarding Child Abuse”

On October 16th, 2015, at the Baldwin School, Specialists of Schools and the Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists hosted a workshop on “Ethical Dilemmas of School Professionals Regarding Child Abuse”. Pictured: Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed., Joe McGettigan, Esq. and Tanya Alvarado, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices with speaker Dr. Linda Knauss.

October 9th, 2015 – The PBIDA’s 37th Conference on Literacy & Learning Disabilities

This past Friday, October 9th was the Pennsylvania Branch of the International Dyslexia Association’s 37th Conference on Literacy & Learning Disabilities where MLO hosted an exhibitors table and Heidi Konkler-Goldsmith, Esq. spoke on “Special Education: A Practical Overview for Families”. Thank you to the PBIDA and Delaware Valley Friends School for hosting this event that…

CASA & McAndrews Law Bring Awareness to Luzerne County on Bullying & Child Abuse

On Tuesday, September 29th, the Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA) of Luzerne County hosted Heather Hulse, JD, MS, MA and Joseph McGettigan, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices to speak on “Bullying 101: Know Your Rights and How to Protect Your Child” and “How to be a Leader in Preventing Child Abuse: The Jerry…

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children of Luzerne County invites MLO to Speak on Bullying/Preventing Child Abuse

Bullying 101 & How to be a Leader in Preventing Child Abuse Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 · 7:00 pm · Kings College · Wilkes-Barre, PA Children with disabilities are often subject to bullying & abuse. Many people are unaware that the Pennsylvania Legislature has adopted legislation requiring school districts to address bullying. Heather Hulse, JD, MS,…

Michael Connolly, Esq. to speak at the 2015 Pennsylvania Low Incidence Institute: High Expectations for Achievement Conference

  The Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PATTAN) is sponsoring the 2015 Pennsylvania Low Incidence Institute: High Expectations for Achievement 4-day conference beginning August 9th through August 13th in Hershey, PA. All topics encompass issues related to serving students and young children with deafness and hearing loss, blindness, deaf-blindness, visual impairment, intellectual disabilities, traumatic and brain…

Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. will be a part of the Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County’s Free IEP Presentation & Clinic

  Do You Have Questions About Your Child’s Educational Services? The Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County Can Help!   Saturday, August 8th, 2015, 1:30 – 3:30pm Rockville Memorial Library (21 Maryland Ave., Rockville, MD 20850)   -All are welcome to attend this free presentation and individual consultations/Q&A with LD specialists -Brief consultations will be conducted…