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Autism and Developmental Delays

Ethan meets the diagnostic criteria for Austin Spectrum Disorder as described in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders-Fifth Edition (DSM-5) has got to be one of the hardest sentences I have ever read.   553 more words


To screen, or not to screen?

I find myself in a place we haven’t been in for a long while. It’s not a comfy place, and I really hate we’re here again. 297 more words


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Terri King

Dylan has been having more seizures the past few days because it has been humid outside. As I said before that I think the weather has an effect on him  and how his seizures are.Sorry, it has been a while since I have written anything again, but I have been busy with life. 114 more words

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The Science of Educating Special Needs Children

A Public Luncheon Briefing

Hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Through the Support of the Dana Foundation

In Conjunction with Rep. 219 more words


Generously Donated Signs for Medically Fragile Children

In response to the recent flurry of discussion around how to keep our special needs children well, one of the moms in our support group graciously agreed to donate printable signs for medically fragile children. 79 more words

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An Unconventional Bar Mitzvah

by Susan Arndt

It’s hard to believe we just celebrated my son’s Bar Mitzvah.  Zachary was born a beautiful healthy baby, but at the age of sixteen months, he started having seizures.   479 more words

The "Right" Fidgets

This has been a big summer for us. It is the summer we finally found fidgets that work for Beth. They were not the standard variety though. 897 more words