What is it?
Intellectual disability, ID, is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is characterized by a level of intellectual and adaptive functioning that is well below normal. 627 more words
I belong to many, many, many, many, many (keep going with that for a while) groups that talk about ASD and other disabilities. In one group, a mom posted something that I couldn’t help but disagree with, yet a lot of the other parents in the group chimed in on her side. 539 more words
While autism receives a great deal of attention, a related disorder, Fragile X syndrome, is less well known. To raise awareness and advocacy for the condition, the National Fragile X Foundation has dedicated July as National Fragile X Awareness Month. 291 more words