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  1. I NEED to do more...
  2. Nightmare before christmas - Please help us!
  3. Sensory issues, weighted compression vest vs plain compression or weighted vest.
  4. Retained Reflexes
  5. Pediatric onset bipolar disorder
  6. Dealing with denial
  7. Brief child behaviors & parenting attitudes questionnaire
  8. PDD-NOS..after 8 years
  9. Question/Idea about Support
  10. year 12 research project
  11. 18 mo being evaluated
  12. Hello, new here.
  13. Special needs kids in college?
  14. What Age Did You Evaluate for Aspergers?
  15. Does anyone else have a child with dyspraxia?
  16. New member
  17. Teaching DS6 how to make friends/develop socially
  18. Am I overprotecting my ASD teens?
  19. Need help deciphering OT report
  20. Experience with infant weight loss?
  21. difficulties communicating with the school speech pathologist
  22. When to start the IEP process?
  23. keeping son close - adhd
  24. 5 yr old with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  25. does this exist?
  26. does this exist?
  27. 5yo potty regression - I need help
  28. My Blog to help fellow special needs mummies!
  29. books for siblings about autism?
  30. ATRX syndrome support group
  31. need help/advice Dp's DD has maybe ADHD or something?
  32. Quick Interview
  33. Austin schools questions
  34. Help with Questions
  35. To ALL parents with Special Needs Children
  36. Is there an age or time where you just bite the bullet and pay for private therapy?
  37. Bussing Issues
  38. High functioning ASD - how do you fill the day?
  39. Child Elopement from School aka Bolting
  40. Medicine Q for child with ADD and anxiety
  41. special ed services interview
  42. Eval for ASD leads to many other labels! Any experience with the ASDS test?
  43. Anybody tried NAET for healing autism/ASD?
  44. disconnected kids by melillo
  45. ADHD vs ASD vs both, feeling sad, trying to figure this out
  46. Where should we go -- vacation question
  47. Apraxia and being embarrassed/apologizing for son
  48. Autism/Aspergers -anyone?
  49. Daughter with ADHD can't go to sleep
  50. Neurological disorder?
  51. Anyone else parenting from a wheelchair?
  52. Out of Home Placement
  53. Employment opportunities for individuals with special needs
  54. Does anyone know...
  55. How to do GFCF diet /biomedical approach when there's sensory issues with food?!s
  56. IRun4
  57. IRun4
  58. Possible child anxiety help needed
  59. Have your family plans changed...
  60. How much do you tell people?
  61. How do I get a 9 year old with HFA out of my bed?!
  62. Where to start? Possible ASD/Aspergers
  63. A letter to people who don't understand about my special needs child...
  64. new to APD
  65. Cloth pads for 2e girl? autism
  66. what is wrong with my child? ADHD?
  67. Selling house -- this is HARD / ASD
  68. Limping getting worse, what could be causing it. Perthes?
  69. Drills for auditory processing disorder
  70. Autistic toddler with overeating issues
  71. What 3 things do you struggle with the most?
  72. Talking to your children about their issues w/o making them feel bad
  73. When you feel that you've reached the end of your rope
  74. Special Needs Parenting
  75. Declassification of my Aspergers child?
  76. Coping with feeling different from everyone b/c of child's special needs
  77. Recommendations for media, TV, or movies?
  78. Why are they testing for Hirschsprung Disease?
  79. Emotional disturbance?
  80. Huge swings in regulation
  81. Is this a sensory thing?
  82. Does the "Explosive Child" approach really work?
  83. ASD son saying he see's double
  84. Need some advice for how to help my little guy
  85. Which specialist or therapist can help with reasoning skills?
  86. Frustrated and Need Advice
  87. Any introverted mamas here?
  88. Need Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Survey Takers Please!
  89. Need quick advice! Should I take this job?!
  90. Median Cleft Palate Syndrome
  91. PANDAS
  92. Calling all special needs mommys and daddys
  93. Thoughts on starting a blog about my son's condition?
  94. to any parent with a child with Microcephaly
  95. Questions about different types of therapy.
  96. Therapeutic Boarding School
  97. Weird (manic) behaviour
  98. Keeping friends for special needs son
  99. nepsy-ii executive function test-anyone know what divergent scores means?
  100. ADHD any articles to help grandparents understand?
  101. Does anybody use parental control?
  102. Kindergarten teacher praised DS
  103. Where to get appropriate clothing and shoes?
  104. My son was just diagnosed with ADHD. What do I need to know?
  105. Unsure about whether therapist is meeting our needs re: discipline
  106. Please read
  107. Teach acceptable noise levels
  108. Parents of kids with Aspergers, need advice please
  109. Help for emotional meltdowns in 5 year old with high anxiety possibly ASD
  110. Anyone else have a child with ADHD and Tourettes?
  111. I Need Help!
  112. Mito? Quirky Kid? A penny for your thoughts!
  113. ADOS & ABA/IBI questions
  114. Insights into a mentally ill mother and child rejection
  115. Apprehensive about TTC after having a special needs child
  116. Would you share your daily routines for your ADHD child
  117. When your special needs child doesn't grow up when they're a grown up...
  118. doctors, therapist, nutritionist Vent.
  119. step daughter just diagnosed: ADHD, possibly autism, FASD
  120. ISO more natural minded/biomedical autism/anxiety/depression resources
  121. Clinical psych evaluation
  122. Pregnant and got a positive marker for downs.
  123. An education about talking about people with aspergers and autism.
  124. AUTISM Mama's - Help!
  125. Denial of child's delays- neglect?
  126. How do you have a social life? Or just time to yourself?
  127. IEP accomodations for Dyslexia
  128. 14 month old with hypotonia
  129. Advice needed...how important is a diagnosis?
  130. Explaining diagnosis to one child without scaring sibling.
  131. Guided meditation for bedtime -- ADHD and/or anxiety
  132. Just filled out the Junior Kindergarten registration package
  133. Any ideas for something like a weekend day camp or active-type class for my ADHD kid in the winter months?
  134. Any mom's in Kingston Ont who has child with asperger's who would want to have a playdate with my asperger's son?
  135. Bilingual Families of Children with DS or cognitive/verbal delays?
  136. What is the big deal with interacting with peers?
  137. Help not sure what is going on with my 6yr old boy
  138. Poem about grief and anger after son's diagnosis
  139. Soooo much hugging & kissing (it's almost overwhelming)
  140. Loosing friends because of differences in parenting styles
  141. autism 2 year old?
  142. Seizures in 6 month old
  143. Advice on 4yr old that is maybe HYPO sensitive - SPD but not ASD
  144. options to help Silas with relearning how to gag, swallow and suck???
  145. Christmas and non-understanding relatives
  146. DD Not Receptive to ASD Diagnosis
  147. What to move to different state
  148. Has anyone else been following this? Mito parents accused of medical neglect
  149. Christmas Presents Stress - Need Suggestions
  150. Introducing myself- xeroderma pigmentosum mama
  151. So what if my child has ADHD?
  152. Games advice, for a 6yo w/ADHD and some hand/eye issues
  153. Autism Waiver
  154. Social anxiety disorder in 3 yo
  155. Breath Holding Spells & Going to School
  156. Have you ever TTC with a possible chromosomal issue in the family?
  157. Possible Eosinophilic Disorder
  158. Anyone willing to help out a student?
  159. Finding/Hiring/Employing Special Needs Help
  160. Looking for parent feedback
  161. depakote or lamictal side effects
  162. Flip-flopping diagnosis of Asperger's-- confused and frustrated!
  163. Losing my brain cells. argh
  164. Help with some questions
  165. am or pm preschool?
  166. Alone Time for HFA 3 yo
  167. Behaviour Help for HFA 3 yo
  168. school thinks 8yo has adhd, but im not convinced. Help!
  169. IEP Meeting
  170. ADHD starting to affect school (Kindergarten)
  171. shoe recommendations for a sensory kid
  172. OT for handwriting help
  173. SPD and Preschool
  174. ABA therapy
  175. How do you get the supplements into them??
  176. Supplements for ADD/ADHD?
  177. ADHD & Probable Dyslexia, Stupid SPED Team!
  178. What are some ways to help kids with special needs feel more empowered and overcome their challenges?
  179. legal question about IEP/meeting
  180. X-post from the Childhood years
  181. Annoying MIL, How to stop her???
  182. Please stop biting yourself, Sam
  183. Interesting thought (ASD related)
  184. The First Cartoon Ever About Special Needs!
  185. Tips on parenting multiple ADHD kids?
  186. adopted a Special Needs boy age 15
  187. Any advice for my late talker
  188. I think my 6-year-old has Asperger's Syndrome
  189. When to move to a SN preschool? (long)
  190. Joint Attention
  191. When you make a huge mistake
  192. Books you wish your kids teacher/IA would have read
  193. OCD and 4 year old DD
  194. Tourette's?
  195. When to seek help
  196. mild apraxia--verbal stim?
  197. Extended nursing and the oral seeker
  198. Communicating less than ever
  199. Something only a SN parent would understand :)
  200. Pecs vs iPad at school
  201. Genetic Testing
  202. Potty training with sensory issues
  203. How do you love a child that's not easy to love?
  204. Ipod touch - arm band for communication device?
  205. Weaning from Family bed w/ASD
  206. Just a funny story about meltdowns
  207. Son with low-tone- alternatives for longer walks
  208. Starting to feel like I don't know this kid at all!
  209. Glutein intolerance mimics autism?
  210. Concern about three-year-old girl~~~Apsergers? Something else? Typical toddler?
  211. Special Needs/Autism resources in Hawaii
  212. Looking for a little advice - SPD, ADHD, Anxiety, other issues....
  213. Protecting our SN children from abuse
  214. Articulation Disorder 3.5 Year Old
  215. arachnoid cyst-- anyone?
  216. Is / When is delayed potty training considered a developmental delay?
  217. Finding Aspartame in the Sneakiest Places...
  218. Creating Order in an Autistic Child's Environment
  219. Speech delay in 2 1/2 yr old... What would you suggest this is?
  220. Immersion Reading for Reluctant or Challenged Readers - Canadian Version
  221. The GFCF Diet
  222. Medical supplier for premade AFO or drop foot braces
  223. Approaching preschool with explosive 4 y/o
  224. Expecting a baby and worried about special needs
  225. Did someone give a their job for the special needs child(ren)?
  226. Core strength in an 8 year old
  227. How do they get the scores for qualifiying for SN preschool?
  228. *edited for privacy*
  229. Special needs stroller need help!!
  230. FTT in 6 MO Special Needs DD
  231. Need a preferably umbrella style higher weight stroller
  232. Autism and violence
  233. anyone else dealing with this?
  234. Teaching autistic kids empathy
  235. disrespect and disobedience - big time
  236. Child with one arm
  237. good school sneakers for a child with low tone
  238. Doctors are mystified by DS, we're exhausted and frustrated.
  239. Grieving Again
  240. Potty training two preschoolers with special needs
  241. Tylenol causes autism theory???
  242. Feeding therapy
  243. Vayarin?
  244. What is the Big Deal about Eye Contact?
  245. Are you ever frustrated with parents without SN kiddos complaining how hard parenting is?
  246. pretty please! advice needed for 6 year old with mild Aspergers
  247. Im so burned out and can't do anything
  248. Behavioural issues
  249. Helping Spouse with Truth of Dx
  250. "Nessy" learning program - anyone used it? Advice?