SPD Parent S.H.A.R.E. Hosts are dedicated to bringing hope, information and support to parents, relatives, teachers and other professionals locally and in the forum of online support groups.
The following is a listing of all currently active groups owned by our Hosts or overseen by The SPD Parent S.H.A.R.E. Host Group Network.
Our forums! This site is free and open to all parents, adults, and professionals who are effected by SPD. It is a different kind of group, offering not only the chance to share and receive help for SPD, but also providing members a place to discuss whatever they want to talk about, and get to know one and other in a laid back environment. Site owner: Daniel Travis
Moderators: Host D1G1T (Daniel Travis), Martin
The world’s LARGEST and BEST SPD support group on Yahoo!!! SID-DSI AllAboutKids is an International SPD group for parents, relatives, teachers, and therapists. International Administrator/Host Michelle Morris, list owner.
Moderators; Anna Letaw, Hosts Erin Johnson and Bev Isaacson, and Manager Daniel Travis
SPD Adult SHARE
Are you an adult with SPD? Here is a wonderful support group that offers support, help, and resources for adolescents and adults with SPD. No diagnosis required to join. List Owner: Michelle Morris
Moderators: Host Erin Johnson and Host Bev Isaacson, and Host Manager Daniel Travis
SPD Parent S.H.A.R.E. Host Group
Home site for active S.H.A.R.E. Hosts to share information and support one another. Apply to join if you would like to become a Host.
It’s easy to apply, just visit our Host Application page or email International Host Manager Daniel Travis at:
SPD Life Group
SPD Life is the home group for SPDLife.org .Ran by Daniel Travis, Erin Johnson, and Bev Isaacson, it is the first group to offer a diversity of support for everyone. It is open to adults who are suffering from SPD, parents of children suffering$ from SPD, OTs and other professionals. Join today!
SPD College Life
New Group! Now available, the first group to offer support specifically geared toward college students with SPD. Future, current, and alumni students are all welcome. This group is open to people who have to deal with both the struggles of living with SPD, and going to college.
Join SPD College Life Support Group
An international support site, gathering parents of SPD children, therapists, and adult SPD sufferers from all over the globe. It is a wonderful resource and support site, including forums, groups, and blogs.
Moderators: Carrie Fannin, Host members: Manager Daniel Travis, Hosts Erin Johnson and Bev Isaacson
SPD Parent SHARE State Groups
Looking to find people in your own state to talk to? These state groups can offer just that, support, help, and resources for people in your community.
|State||SHARE Group||Moderating Host(s)|
|Colorado||SPD Colorado SHARE||Cyndi Deville and Michelle Morris|
|Connecticut||SPD Connecticut SHARE||Reianne Madigan and Michelle Morris|
|Georgia||SPD Georgia SHARE||Melissa Feldhaus and Michelle Morris|
|Idaho||SPD Idaho SHARE||Dr. Alan and Holly Barnes and Michelle Morris|
|Illinois||SPD Illinois SHARE||Rebecca Adamantis and Michelle Morris|
|Kentucky||SPD Kentucky SHARE||Jennifer Edwards and Michelle Morris|
|Missouri||SPD Missouri SHARE||Rose McCoy and Michelle Morris|
|New York||SPD New York SHARE||Becky Moll and Michelle Morris|
|Ohio||SPD Ohio SHARE||Lindsay Kelly and Michelle Morris|
|Oklahoma||SPD Oklahoma SHARE||Lisa Krebs and Michelle Morris|
|Pennsylvania||SPD Pennsylvania SHARE||Jennifer Hirsch and Michelle Morris|
|Texas||SPD Texas SHARE||Tamra Brayer and Michelle Morris|
|Virginia||SPD Virginia SHARE||Jennifer Sprague and Michelle Morris|
|Washington||SPD Washington SHARE||Heidi Roy and Michelle Morris|
SPD State Groups by Carrie Fannin
The following groups were all set up by Carrie Fannin from SPD Parent Connections. They are also great resources and are available to all SPD families. Several of them are also moderated by SHARE Hosts you know and trust.
|State||SPD Support Group||Moderating Host(s)|
|Alabama||SPD Alabama||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Alaska||SPD Alaska||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Arizona||SPD Arizona||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Arkansas||SPD Arkansas||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|California||SPD California||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Colorado||SPD Colorado||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Connecticut||SPD Connecticut||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Delaware||SPD Delaware||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Florida||SPD Florida||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Georgia||SPD Georgia||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Hawaii||SPD Hawaii||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Idaho||SPD Idaho||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Illinois||SPD Illinois||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Indiana||SPD Indiana||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Iowa||SPD Iowa||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Kansas||SPD Kansas||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Kentucky||SPD Kentucky||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Louisiana||SPD Louisiana||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Maine||SPD Maine||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Maryland||SPD Maryland||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Massachusetts||SPD Massachusetts||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Michigan||SPD Michigan||Daniel Travis and Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Minnesota||SPD Minnesota||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Mississippi||SPD Mississippi||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Missouri||SPD Missouri||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Montana||SPD Montana||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Nebraska||SPD Nebraska||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Nevada||SPD Nevada||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|New Hampshire||SPD New Hampshire||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|New Jersey||SPD New Jersey||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|New Mexico||SPD New Mexico||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|New York||SPD New York||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|North Carolina||SPD North Carolina||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|North Dakota||SPD North Dakota||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Ohio||SPD Ohio||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Oklahoma||SPD Oklahoma||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Oregon||SPD Oregon||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Pennsylvania||SPD Pennsylvania||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Rhode Island||SPD Rhode Island||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|South Carolina||SPD South Carolina||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|South Dakota||SPD South Dakota||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Tennessee||SPD Tennessee||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Texas||SPD Texas||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Utah||SPD Utah||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Vermount||SPD Vermount||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Virginia||SPD Virginia||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Washington||SPD Washington||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|West Virginia||SPD West Virginia||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Wisconsin||SPD Wisconsin||Carrie Fannin, PC|
|Wyoming||SPD Wyoming||Carrie Fannin, PC|
International SPD SHARE Groups
SPD Australia SHARE
Helping SPD Families throughout Australia.
List Owner: Michelle Morris, Moderator: Host Rosemary Dunn
Join SPD Australia SHARE support group.
SPD Israel SHARE
Helping SPD Families throughout Israel.
List Owner: Michelle Morris, Moderator: Host Adiya Berkovic
Join SPD Israel SHARE support group.
Other Recommended/Affiliated Support Groups
Christians with SPD children (Yahoo group) – Host Heidi Roy co-moderating
sid-dsi (Yahoo group) – (this one is not SID-DSI AllAboutKids!)
DSI Spectrum Kids (Yahoo group) – Host Maria Roark co-moderating
SPD Companion SHARE (Yahoo group) – Owner: Michelle Morris
This group is for people who are married to people with SPD, and is waiting for members.