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Barrie Silberberg   (#1035)   

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Thousand Oaks, CA
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Affordable College Planning

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Barrie Silberberg is the owner of Affordable College Planning
(www. AffordableCollegePlanningCV. com (based in the Conejo Valley). Her business offers monthly seminars and one-on-one personal assistance with a variety of college planning needs. She assists all students, but specializes in students with special needs.

Affordable College Planning can help with the following at a very affordable price: 

What tests you need for college
Where to take FREE college entrance tests
How to obtain scholarships, grants and fee waivers
How to apply for financial aid, including FAFSA
How to find the "best fit" college for your student
About the varieties of colleges
How to apply to college
How to write a great essay for your application or scholarships
About services for students with special needs/disabilities

....and other hidden secrets that no one tells you about!

Barrie also does freelance writing, teaches American Sign Language at a high school, Conejo Valley Adult School, to homeschoolers and privately, and assists individuals with disabilities with their educational needs, employment needs and life skills.
Barrie holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies (Education) and a Teaching Credential, plus she has completed post-graduate work with an emphasis in special education from California State University, Northridge. 
Barrie has published a best-selling book, The Autism & ADHD Diet, from the publishing company, Sourcebooks, Inc. and has been published in several national and local area magazines and newspapers such as: The Acorn, Parenting Special Needs Magazine, The Autism Perspective, The Radish, The Voices and Choices of Autism Magazine, Thousand Oaks 360, and Living Without Magazine. Korea bought the rights to have her book translated into Korean.
Barrie has done numerous radio and TV shows. She fills some of her spare time with volunteering for many causes and organizations.