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