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