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  1. How to know ADHD med's are working?
  2. Detroit Metro area Elementary Schools that Mainstream
  3. At my wit's end
  4. When to talk to your kiddos about it...
  5. My Son Failed OEA and AABR Hearing Test! BUT Then Came the relief
  6. What is your biggest question when it comes to managing stress and finding balance?
  7. Developmental Delay
  8. Has anyone's low tone child lost strength?
  9. Filing CHINS today
  10. Asperger's? Or just not adjusting well...
  11. School pays for outside treatment?
  12. anyone else out there? 5 yr old hearing loss, please help!
  13. Happy Mother's Day!
  14. 5 Year Old Birthday Parties
  15. I finished my Sp. Ed. Teaching Certification
  16. toddler with issues...help!
  17. TDT, ChINS, FAPT, Autism waiver for Medicaid?
  18. Should laws regarding special education consult former special ed students
  19. Diagnosing ADHD
  20. Unvaxed with autism?
  21. no contact with special assistant?
  22. That is not appropriate behaivor - Really?
  23. This book changed my life
  24. Speech Impairment in K or grade 1, want to hear from other parents
  25. Bank Of America: Better Money Habits
  26. Canada School IPRC process
  27. Is this what happens at special needs preschool? Is this normal?
  28. Meier-Gorlin Syndrome
  29. Speech Language Dysfluency Question
  30. high functioning autistic... and how you dealt
  31. Aspergers in girls?
  32. Calling all parents
  33. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)
  34. Transitioning from only child to having siblings
  35. massive toddler meltdowns
  36. Thinking of moving to Arizona
  37. What do you think about this article on feeding therapy?
  38. question and concern
  39. Being a good support person for autism
  40. Curriculum ideas for legally blind children entering kindergarten soon
  41. I start my student teaching tomorrow
  42. Dr wants assessment, school doesn't think its neccessary?
  43. WTF Thread
  44. Discipline/parenting child with Autism (PDD NOS)
  45. Explaining ADHD to non adhd kids
  46. 3 year old zones out when aggressive
  47. Orthotic inserts
  48. Bad anxiety
  49. Child study/IEP meeting tomorrow- PDD NOS
  50. Brief Child Behaviors and Parenting Attitudes Questionnaire
  51. the "r" word
  52. Genetic syndrome
  53. I NEED to do more...
  54. Nightmare before christmas - Please help us!
  55. Sensory issues, weighted compression vest vs plain compression or weighted vest.
  56. Retained Reflexes
  57. Pediatric onset bipolar disorder
  58. Dealing with denial
  59. Brief child behaviors & parenting attitudes questionnaire
  60. PDD-NOS..after 8 years
  61. Question/Idea about Support
  62. year 12 research project
  63. 18 mo being evaluated
  64. Hello, new here.
  65. Special needs kids in college?
  66. What Age Did You Evaluate for Aspergers?
  67. Does anyone else have a child with dyspraxia?
  68. New member
  69. Teaching DS6 how to make friends/develop socially
  70. Am I overprotecting my ASD teens?
  71. Need help deciphering OT report
  72. Experience with infant weight loss?
  73. newborn being tested for genetic disorders.. advice please!
  74. difficulties communicating with the school speech pathologist
  75. When to start the IEP process?
  76. keeping son close - adhd
  77. 5 yr old with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  78. does this exist?
  79. does this exist?
  80. 5yo potty regression - I need help
  81. My Blog to help fellow special needs mummies!
  82. books for siblings about autism?
  83. ATRX syndrome support group
  84. need help/advice Dp's DD has maybe ADHD or something?
  85. Quick Interview
  86. Austin schools questions
  87. Help with Questions
  88. To ALL parents with Special Needs Children
  89. Is there an age or time where you just bite the bullet and pay for private therapy?
  90. Bussing Issues
  91. High functioning ASD - how do you fill the day?
  92. Child Elopement from School aka Bolting
  93. Medicine Q for child with ADD and anxiety
  94. special ed services interview
  95. Eval for ASD leads to many other labels! Any experience with the ASDS test?
  96. Anybody tried NAET for healing autism/ASD?
  97. disconnected kids by melillo
  98. ADHD vs ASD vs both, feeling sad, trying to figure this out
  99. Where should we go -- vacation question
  100. Apraxia and being embarrassed/apologizing for son
  101. Autism/Aspergers -anyone?
  102. Daughter with ADHD can't go to sleep
  103. Neurological disorder?
  104. Anyone else parenting from a wheelchair?
  105. Out of Home Placement
  106. Employment opportunities for individuals with special needs
  107. Does anyone know...
  108. How to do GFCF diet /biomedical approach when there's sensory issues with food?!s
  109. IRun4
  110. IRun4
  111. Possible child anxiety help needed
  112. Have your family plans changed...
  113. How much do you tell people?
  114. How do I get a 9 year old with HFA out of my bed?!
  115. Where to start? Possible ASD/Aspergers
  116. A letter to people who don't understand about my special needs child...
  117. new to APD
  118. Cloth pads for 2e girl? autism
  119. what is wrong with my child? ADHD?
  120. Selling house -- this is HARD / ASD
  121. Limping getting worse, what could be causing it. Perthes?
  122. Drills for auditory processing disorder
  123. Autistic toddler with overeating issues
  124. What 3 things do you struggle with the most?
  125. Talking to your children about their issues w/o making them feel bad
  126. When you feel that you've reached the end of your rope
  127. Special Needs Parenting
  128. Declassification of my Aspergers child?
  129. Coping with feeling different from everyone b/c of child's special needs
  130. Recommendations for media, TV, or movies?
  131. Why are they testing for Hirschsprung Disease?
  132. Emotional disturbance?
  133. Huge swings in regulation
  134. Is this a sensory thing?
  135. Does the "Explosive Child" approach really work?
  136. ASD son saying he see's double
  137. Need some advice for how to help my little guy
  138. Which specialist or therapist can help with reasoning skills?
  139. Frustrated and Need Advice
  140. Any introverted mamas here?
  141. Need Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Survey Takers Please!
  142. Need quick advice! Should I take this job?!
  143. Median Cleft Palate Syndrome
  144. PANDAS
  145. Calling all special needs mommys and daddys
  146. Thoughts on starting a blog about my son's condition?
  147. to any parent with a child with Microcephaly
  148. Questions about different types of therapy.
  149. Therapeutic Boarding School
  150. Weird (manic) behaviour
  151. Keeping friends for special needs son
  152. nepsy-ii executive function test-anyone know what divergent scores means?
  153. ADHD any articles to help grandparents understand?
  154. Does anybody use parental control?
  155. Kindergarten teacher praised DS
  156. Where to get appropriate clothing and shoes?
  157. My son was just diagnosed with ADHD. What do I need to know?
  158. Unsure about whether therapist is meeting our needs re: discipline
  159. Please read
  160. Teach acceptable noise levels
  161. Parents of kids with Aspergers, need advice please
  162. Help for emotional meltdowns in 5 year old with high anxiety possibly ASD
  163. Anyone else have a child with ADHD and Tourettes?
  164. I Need Help!
  165. Mito? Quirky Kid? A penny for your thoughts!
  166. ADOS & ABA/IBI questions
  167. Insights into a mentally ill mother and child rejection
  168. Apprehensive about TTC after having a special needs child
  169. Would you share your daily routines for your ADHD child
  170. When your special needs child doesn't grow up when they're a grown up...
  171. doctors, therapist, nutritionist Vent.
  172. step daughter just diagnosed: ADHD, possibly autism, FASD
  173. ISO more natural minded/biomedical autism/anxiety/depression resources
  174. Clinical psych evaluation
  175. Pregnant and got a positive marker for downs.
  176. An education about talking about people with aspergers and autism.
  177. AUTISM Mama's - Help!
  178. Denial of child's delays- neglect?
  179. How do you have a social life? Or just time to yourself?
  180. IEP accomodations for Dyslexia
  181. 14 month old with hypotonia
  182. Advice needed...how important is a diagnosis?
  183. Explaining diagnosis to one child without scaring sibling.
  184. Guided meditation for bedtime -- ADHD and/or anxiety
  185. Just filled out the Junior Kindergarten registration package
  186. Any ideas for something like a weekend day camp or active-type class for my ADHD kid in the winter months?
  187. Any mom's in Kingston Ont who has child with asperger's who would want to have a playdate with my asperger's son?
  188. Bilingual Families of Children with DS or cognitive/verbal delays?
  189. What is the big deal with interacting with peers?
  190. Help not sure what is going on with my 6yr old boy
  191. Poem about grief and anger after son's diagnosis
  192. Soooo much hugging & kissing (it's almost overwhelming)
  193. Loosing friends because of differences in parenting styles
  194. autism 2 year old?
  195. Seizures in 6 month old
  196. Advice on 4yr old that is maybe HYPO sensitive - SPD but not ASD
  197. options to help Silas with relearning how to gag, swallow and suck???
  198. Christmas and non-understanding relatives
  199. DD Not Receptive to ASD Diagnosis
  200. What to move to different state
  201. Has anyone else been following this? Mito parents accused of medical neglect
  202. Christmas Presents Stress - Need Suggestions
  203. Introducing myself- xeroderma pigmentosum mama
  204. So what if my child has ADHD?
  205. Games advice, for a 6yo w/ADHD and some hand/eye issues
  206. Autism Waiver
  207. Social anxiety disorder in 3 yo
  208. Breath Holding Spells & Going to School
  209. Have you ever TTC with a possible chromosomal issue in the family?
  210. Possible Eosinophilic Disorder
  211. Anyone willing to help out a student?
  212. Finding/Hiring/Employing Special Needs Help
  213. Looking for parent feedback
  214. depakote or lamictal side effects
  215. Flip-flopping diagnosis of Asperger's-- confused and frustrated!
  216. Losing my brain cells. argh
  217. Help with some questions
  218. am or pm preschool?
  219. Alone Time for HFA 3 yo
  220. Behaviour Help for HFA 3 yo
  221. school thinks 8yo has adhd, but im not convinced. Help!
  222. IEP Meeting
  223. ADHD starting to affect school (Kindergarten)
  224. shoe recommendations for a sensory kid
  225. OT for handwriting help
  226. SPD and Preschool
  227. ABA therapy
  228. How do you get the supplements into them??
  229. Supplements for ADD/ADHD?
  230. ADHD & Probable Dyslexia, Stupid SPED Team!
  231. What are some ways to help kids with special needs feel more empowered and overcome their challenges?
  232. legal question about IEP/meeting
  233. X-post from the Childhood years
  234. Annoying MIL, How to stop her???
  235. Please stop biting yourself, Sam
  236. Interesting thought (ASD related)
  237. The First Cartoon Ever About Special Needs!
  238. Tips on parenting multiple ADHD kids?
  239. adopted a Special Needs boy age 15
  240. Any advice for my late talker
  241. I think my 6-year-old has Asperger's Syndrome
  242. When to move to a SN preschool? (long)
  243. Joint Attention
  244. When you make a huge mistake
  245. Books you wish your kids teacher/IA would have read
  246. OCD and 4 year old DD
  247. Tourette's?
  248. When to seek help
  249. mild apraxia--verbal stim?
  250. Extended nursing and the oral seeker