Related Services
Related services are developmental, corrective, and other supportive services as are required to assist a child with a disability to benefit from special education. The IEP team collectively makes the determination as to which, if any, services the student needs to ensure access to appropriate special educational programming.

These services may include:

  • speech-language pathology and audiology services
  • psychological services
  • physical and occupational therapy
  • recreation, including therapeutic recreation
  • early identification and assessment of disabilities in children
  • counseling services, including rehabilitation counseling
  • orientation and mobility services
  • medical services for diagnostic or evaluation purposes
The term also includes school health services, social work services in schools, and parent counseling and training