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The Death Of Me

Asperger’s is going to be the death of me

Is it going to kill me?

Am I going to kill it?

Is the world about to end… 107 more words

Mental Health

Like a nice cozy blanket...

I walked away from dropping my kids off at their first day of school feeling absolutely elated! If any of you have been following along with my life, you will know that first days of schools have been nerve racking and stressful! 432 more words

Special Needs

Hope for Understanding - Autism/DD

We strode across the grassy field of the campus. It was a quintessential June day: sunny with wispy clouds, pleasantly hot, stirred by a breeze filled with the fresh scents of cut grass and newly burst leaves and flowers. 940 more words

Reflective

These are Benefits of Play they will never tell you

Play is an excellent form of communication. Playing in groups like building construction using blocks or playing team sports can improve the children’s sense of teamwork and leadership. 336 more words

Behavioral Therapy

Keep These Psychological Challenges at Bay by Playing

It is natural for kids to be playful.Part of growing up involves a lot of experiences from playing. During play, we get more creative, tend to express our feelings more, and alleviates stress. 409 more words

Behavioral Therapy

Most Effective Strategies to Socialize with Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Dealing with adults who have developmental disabilities can be pretty tough especially when you know that a particular person has this problem and you do not want to offend this person. 494 more words

Behavioral Health

Special Needs Need Special Summer Camps

We have 19 years of experience with summer camps, 14 of them with N.  My husband and I work for a living and we have had to find a program  of suitable length and duration for our kids when school is out.   934 more words

Autism