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Children with Disabilities Engage in Social Activities and Parents Get a Night Off

  New Jersey children and adults with a disability can take advantage of state-funded site- and community-based programs offering a wide array of social and recreational activities.   206 more words

Disabilities

Terrifying

They say that conversations in the car are always the best with your kids.  Somehow depth can be more easily reached when there is the distractions of the world whizzing by.   286 more words

A Father's Joys and Worries

Pat Stewart, as shown above with his son, Ryan, shares his thoughts about being a father to his two sons, both of whom are living with a developmental disability. 87 more words

Portrait

Over the summer, I did a 8 week sexuality class with middle school students with autism (3 boys and 3 girls).  I’ve posted each lesson from the curriculum, but I thought I’d link all the posts together so you could get to them in one place.  87 more words

Autism

Double the Love and Twice the Challenge

When Diane Stewart contacted me and inquired about my project and possible collaboration I was immediately captivated with her family’s story. Diane and her husband, Pat, have two sons. 250 more words

Portrait

Breaking Through

Many years ago I was told that she had plateaued.  I was told that certain skills can be developed within the scope of her IQ but that she was likely to stay in the same area of ‘development’. 277 more words

A formula for predicting innovation

Public Release: 14-Feb-2015

By the time she was six years old, Nadya Bliss had already figured out her professional calling. She knew that one day she would be a mathematician. 531 more words

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