Acronym Dictionary

TASP - Texas Association of School Psychologists

NASP - National Association of School Psychologists

LSSP - Licensed Specialist in School Psychology

NCSP - Nationally Certified School Psychologist

SLP - Speech/Language Pathologist

IEP - Individualized Education Program

ARD - Admission, Review, and Dismissal

MDR - Manifestation, Determination, Review

IDEA - Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

RtI - Response to Intervention

SECTION 504 OF ADA - Section 504 of the Americans with Disabilities Act

ID - Intellectual Disability (formerly known as Mental Retardation)

LD - Learning Disability

SI - Speech Impairment

AI - Auditory Impairment

VI - Visual Impairment

OHI - Other Health Impairment

TBI - Traumatic Brain Injury

OI - Orthopedic Impairment

AU - Autism

FIE - Full and Individual Evaluation

IEE - Independent Educational Evaluation

ABA - Applied Behavior Analysis

BIP - Behavior Intervention Plan

FBA - Functional Behavioral Assessment

AEP - Alternative Educational Placement

DAEP - Disciplinary Alternative Educational Placement

JJA - Juvenile Justice Academy

ESY - Extended School Year

FAPE - Free and Appropriate Public Education

LRE - Least Restrictive Environment

LEP - Limited English Proficient

NCLB - No Child Left Behind

LEA - Local Education Agency

TEA - Texas Education Agency

OT - Occupational Therapy

PT - Physical Therapy

AT - Assistive Technology

PLAAFP - Present Levels of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance