EP Mission Statement
To Develop, Translate, and Share Information as Tools for Positive Change for the Special Needs Community
About epWorld, Inc and Exceptional Parent
ep (Exceptional Parent) is a 42-year-old, award-winning publishing and communications company. ep provides practical advice, emotional support and the most up-to-date educational information for families of children and adults with disabilities and special healthcare needs as well as to the physicians, allied health care professionals, and educational professionals who are involved in their care and development.
ep uses a multi-media approach to disseminate information through the following methods: its monthly print publication, ep (Exceptional Parent) magazine; a comprehensive Resource Guide; its Web site (eparent.com); clinical custom communications projects; and online, interactive CME accredited seminars and teleconferences on a wide range of special needs topics and an international Conference known as the World Congress on Disabilities.
Information and Support for the Special Needs Community
Editor-in-Chief – Rick Rader, MD
Contributing Writer / Editor – Vanessa B. Ira
President, CEO & Publisher – Joseph M. Valenzano, Jr.
Managing Partner – Western Principal Partners LLC – Michael Turcich
Production, Ad Traffic Manager – Stefanie Valenzano
Human Resources Manager – Lois Keegan
Director of Circulation & Business Development – Hamilton Maher
Art Direction and Design – FoxPrint
Resource Guide Specialist – Dennis Dusevic
Webmaster – Ron Peterson
Subscriber Service Exceptional Parent, 6 Pickwick Lane, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Customer Service / New Orders Email: HMaher@eparent.com or toll free 800-372-7368 x234
Publishing & Editorial Office
Exceptional Parent (ISSN 0046-9157) is published monthly 11 times per year plus the special January Annual Resource Guide by ep World, Inc., dba Exceptional Parent Magazine, 6 Pickwick Lane, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677. Internet address: http://www.eparent.com. Digital access: www.eparentdigital.com. All rights reserved. Copyright ©2015 by ep World, Inc. Exceptional Parent™ is a registered trademark of ep World, Inc. Postmaster: Please send address changes to: Exceptional Parent, 6 Pickwick Lane, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677. Any applicable periodical postage paid at Johnstown, PA and additional mailing offices (USPS 557-810). Basic annual subscription rate is $19.95 per year for EP Digital. Annual subscription rate for Canada is also $19.95 (U.S. funds only); all other foreign countries $24.95 (U.S. funds only). Subscriber Service: Direct all inquiries & address changes to: Exceptional Parent, 6 Pickwick Lane, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677. Customer Service/New Orders: E-mail: email@example.com or call toll free: (800) 372-7368 extension 119. Exceptional Parent. Back issues incur a charge of $10.00 each and depend upon availability, call (800) 372-7368. Agreement # 1420542