The Parent Education and Support (PEaS) Lab provides parent training on a variety of topics related to raising a young child with special needs, and family support through group meetings and family activities. PEaS also designs, conducts and disseminates research to support young children with identified needs, their teachers and caregivers. The Parent Education and Support Lab is headed by Robin Dodds. Dr. Dodds has over 20 years experience teaching young learners with disabilities and providing training and support to their families. She is also the parent of a teenage son with Autism Spectrum Disorder and former Parent to Parent USA Executive Board member.