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