When your child needs an advocate
We know that for many parents, finding out how and where to obtain and receive the appropriate services for your child can be confusing, frustrating and stressful.

Ballou Education was founded by Tamara Ballou to help parents navigate the educational system and be an advocate for your child. Whether you are trying to locate the proper school, need assistance with placement or other special needs and support, we can help.

With over 24 years of experience, we have the knowledge and access to resources to determine the unique needs of your child and locate the appropriate solution both in Arizona and on a national level. 

Our comprehensive consulting services assist families in the following areas:

  • Educational Planning
  • School Placement Recommendations
  • IEP meetings
  • 504 Meetings
  • Manifestation Determination Meetings
  • Educational Disabilities
  • ADHD- Inattentive and combined
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Bullying Concerns
  • Emotional and Behavioral Disabilities
  • Health Impairments
  • Visual Impairments
  • Hearing Impairments
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Cognitive and Neurological Disabilities
  • Autism
  • Down Syndrome
  • Chromosomal Disabilities
  • Visual and Auditory Processing Disabilities
  • Sensory Processing Disabilities
  • Speech and Language Disabilities
  • Twice Exceptional Gifted
  • Gifted
  • Mediation
  • Expert Witness in Child Custody Disputes relating to Education

Benefits of Working with Ballou Education
Our experienced, highly-trained and caring educational team will guide you through each step of the advocacy process.

We work directly with school districts, local, state & federal agencies on your behalf to secure the necessary services and support for those who qualify.

Our vast network of specialists in the areas of Psychology, Speech and Language, Occupational and Physical Therapy, Psychiatry, Counseling, Developmental Pediatrics, Physicians, Attorneys and other professionals provides you and your child access to the highest quality resources available.

You Are Not Alone!
Contact us today to schedule a confidential, complimentary consultation. (602)614-9002

Mission Statement

The mission of Ballou Education is to support families and their children by providing them with comprehensive advocacy support and services that will assist them in obtaining the proper education their child deserves. We believe all children have the right to quality education so that the child can reach their full learning potential.