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Building an app to help parents like us

I have met some pretty awesome women on my journey with Marigold. Laura is one of them. We connected through Unique (www.rarechromo.org) over a year ago and since then have enjoyed a friendship based on our beautiful unique daughters, shared acquaintances, 80s trivia and our knowledge of the borough of Croydon. 1,191 more words

Rare Chromosome Disorder

Dropped Off and Picked Up

Monday was the boy’s first day of preschool.

No, it isn’t September. Yes, he only just turned three. But it’s a developmental preschool. You see, on his third birthday he aged out of his regular speech therapy, and after a series of tests, he qualified to go to a preschool that will take its place. 1,376 more words


Puzzle Pieces, Part 4: THE FIRST ONE

Even though I knew my son wasn’t talking on time,

That first assessment still hit me hard.

We had set up a screening with our state’s early intervention program. 667 more words


Hello Again

It’s been a long time and a lot has changed. I think the reason that I have been absent from this space is that I find it difficult to share things. 446 more words

Global Developmental Delay

Brown (1974)



Single Subject Designs




  • The summary of the intervention procedure(s) can be viewed by scrolling about two-thirds of the way down on this page.
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Intervention Analysis

The Koala Meeting.

This week our hospital visits culminated in a meeting at a big children’s hospital in Holland.  The meeting, called a ‘Koala meeting’ is set up so your child gets examined by a group of doctors, then they go away for 20 minutes and deliberate and then they come back with a diagnosis or a new plan for testing.  541 more words

My Happiest Moments: My Oldest Sang "Sorry" from Adele's "Hello" Today

I can’t even..

Describe! I can’t even describe how happy I was. You see this kind of moment might not be the one you consider special when your kids development phase is normal. 607 more words