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Referrals by Name

California Advocates who are currently accepting new clients.

Please note that while this site is devoted to the professional role of the SENC we have included some non-attorney adovcates as a courtesy.


Lori Boehm

221 Calle Portilla

Camarillo, CA 93010



Help with special services including IEP, Transition Plan, Regional Center – IPP, Service Broker, Dept. of Rehab, In-home-Supportive Services (IHSS), Medi-cal, SSI, pass plan for SSI.



Ed Brostoff

Parent Advocate/Educational Consultant

2715 Armstrong Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90039

(323) 664-9312



Ed Brostoff advocates for parents of disabled children to obtain special education services for their children at IEP meetings and other school meetings.

Serving the greater Los Angeles area including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties



Jacqueline Cothran

3203 Rowena Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90027

(323) 668-9162

Bilingual: Spanish

Special Ed Advocate for foster children




Rodney Ford

5445 E. Del Amo Blvd., Ste 207

Lakewood, CA 90712

Ofc 562/866-8755

Fax 562/866-6875


Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County




Anna Cunerty, PhD

812 Stanislaus Circle

Claremont, Ca  91711

(909) 399-0565 office

(909) 229-0811 cell


Joshua Arce, MA

812 Stanislaus Circle

Claremont, CA  91711

(909) 399-0565 office

(909) 229-4444 cell


Bilingual American Sign Language

Special Education Case Managers/Advocates

Professional Educational Staffing

Remedial Programs

Cognitive Enhancement Programs


In home services


All areas available, if too far to travel will do videoconferencing at no extra charge.




The Jonathan Foundation For Children with Learning Disabilities, Inc.

10732 White Oak Avenue

Granada Hills, CA 91344

Tel: (818) 368-2600





Sally Kirk


66 Vendola Drive

San Rafael, CA  94903

(415) 472-5777

(415) 491-1709 fax


Special Education advocacy services including IEP meetings. 

Greater San Francisco bay area served: Marin, San Francisco, Sonoma, Contra Costa, Alameda, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, Napa




Claudia Lowe, J.D. SENC

Special Educational Needs Consultant

Doctor of Jurisprudence


916-939-3905 (fax)



Advocacy for IEPs, 504 plans, SST meetings, SARB referrals, Transition planning, ADA, and mediation; educational consultations and strategies; conflict resolution coaching;  Individual Needs Assessment Protocol (INAP), functional skills evaluations for K-12 CAMS; Transition evaluations for post-secondary CAMS; conflict mediation coaching; LEAD; Transition Skills Project.

For appointments and assessments:  two office locations, home visits, and by phone serving all California counties









Kristina Nicole, B.M., M.A., J.D.

Educational Consultant

760 N Euclid St., Ste. 209

Anaheim, CA  92801

Tel: 714-991-9357

Fax:  714-224-1440

E-mail:  kristinanicolejd@sbcglobal.net

Counties served:  Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino

Services provided:  Attendance at IEP meetings, consultations


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Professional Development for Special Educational Needs Consultants and non-attorney advocates who provide Special Education and Section 504 services and advocacy for parents, students, families.                     
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