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