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Years ago a very wise woman taught us that Nick was experiencing anxiety.  We had no idea.  For a short period of time, Dr. Susan Alling was a part-time caregiver for Nick.   523 more words

Lennox Gastaut Syndrome

+CDC ACE STUDY - "PARENT IN PRISON" - MIGHT THIS ACTUALLY BE AN ASSET TO FAMILIES IN MANY CASES?

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  This post continues my thinking process from my most recent posts.  In this process of recognizing paradox, I can say that I both do not want thoughts about trauma to appear to me out of nowhere – at the same time I of course DO welcome insights into this kind of invisible work that I seem destined to do! 1,451 more words

Trauma And Its Consequences

Living with undiagnosed Autism Spectrum Disorder as female

I decided to create this blog for politics, originally, but now I want to focus on something that is so important to me. How the brain is wired diffferent, and what it’s like not being officially diagnosed with something for so long. 670 more words

Health

+WHAT IS A WORD?

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Monday, May 22, 2017.  Part of what contributes to my writing so few posts for this blog over past months has to do with the fact that the blog was never created to cover aspects of Autism Spectrum Disorder information.  2,298 more words

Trauma And Its Consequences

Developing housing for young people with learning disabilities

This blog describes an initiative in the West Midlands led by MyLife.http://www.mylife.uk.com/

This guest blog comes from Professor Barry Carpenter CBE, chair of MyLife, a support service in Hartlepool and Moseley in Surrey enabling people with complex needs to live as independently as possible in the community. 

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+HEY! A POSITIVE SPEAKER ABOUT POSITIVE CHANGE - JUST FANTASTIC!

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Sunday, May 21, 2017.  Now THIS is POSITIVE and well worth a watch (video)!!!  Use our GIFTS to change the world – beginning in our own community!   154 more words

Trauma And Its Consequences

+WHEN THE GOING GETS ROUGH?

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Sunday, May 21, 2017.  Well, it seems I need to go back to read CDC ACE study basics.  I also need to locate the ‘fleshed out’ version of the ten study questionnaire is not good enough to capture the complex, difficult reality of what is going on in this world around us. 1,451 more words

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