Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority

General Information

Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority
5940 South Street
Halifax Nova Scotia 2 B3H 1S6
(902) 424 8503
pottied@apsea.ca (by e-mail)
https://www.apsea.ca/families-students/blind-visually-impaired/

Staff

Lisa Doucet, Superintendent, Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority, apsea@apsea.ca, 902-423-8469

Glenda Parsons, Director, Programs for Students Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired, glenda_parsons@apsea.ca

Services Offered

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provides consultation and assistance to institutions working with special education of blind/visually impaired students.

  • Distance Education
    • M.Ed courses available through distance education.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Personnel Preparation
    • M.Ed in VI, M.Ed in DHH offered in conjunction with Mount St. Vincent University.

  • Professional Training
    • Staff training and development. Cooperative programs with Mount St. Vincent University.