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Being Clear-Eyed About My Special Needs Child, And My Responsibility To Her

¾ of the way through Day 3 of iCanBike camp, the gym at the YMCA was starting to get less crowded as the more successful campers started heading outside with their volunteers to transition to independent riding. 953 more words

Parenting

Interview: Literary Classics Award Winner, D. G. Driver

D. G. Driver’s book, No One Needed to Knowwon Silver for Preteen Fiction in the 2017 Literary Classics Book Awards contest! Learn more about this author and her writing below. 1,110 more words

Writing

Day 67-73 of 99 Days to FASDay

Nine Lessons Learned: Supporting Success for Adults with FASD

This post combines the last week’s worth of posts. The information was discovered in the guidebook Supporting Success for Adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) published by Community Living British Columbia (Canada). 576 more words

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Day 63 of 99 Days to FASDay

Risk Factors for Adverse Life Outcomes in Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effects

Ann P. Streissguth, PH.D., Fred L. Bookstein, PH.D., Helen M. Barr, M.A., M.S., Paul D.Sampson, PH.D., Kieran O’Malley, M.B., D.A.B.P.N. 747 more words

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Day 54 of 99 Days to FASDay

Day 54 of our journey and we continue learning more about the brain and how it is affected by prenatal alcohol exposure. The picture below shows what heavy alcohol exposure can do to a brain: 782 more words

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Day 53 of 99 Days to FASDay

Today, and over the next few days, we go back to basics to review and expand on previous posts about the effect of prenatal alcohol exposure and the brain. 403 more words

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Day 52 of 99 Days to FASDay

Continuing the history of FAS/FASD today we highlight a few significant dates in the medical and diagnostic arena. As with my posts, every attempt is made to obtain information from reliable sources. 443 more words

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder