This family's bakery was begun to give their adult son a chance at a job and a possible future. Stories like this family's should be front page news every day.
Many special needs adults are now outliving their parents. What happens to adults with special needs as they become older and family members are no longer able to care for them?
Is your child angst-ridden to the point of being "emo"? Short for emotional, the term "emo" was originally coined in the eighties to describe a musical genre that sounded punk rock but contained confessional, emotional truth. Over the years, the...
If most parents are like me, when the child diagnosed with ADHD, they spend much time preparing them for the many challenges of life.
I want to say I'm perfect and I never get frustrated or angry, but that just be a lie. Sometimes, parenting a special needs child just plain sucks. These are the top ten reasons why I hate being a special needs mother.
Although The Son-Rise Program might seem "kind, gentle, and effective," they are nothing more than a scam designed to make emotionally vulnerable parents feel better for the sake of making a profit.
This is my personal experience and what I have dealt with as a mother finding out her child would be considered "on the Spectrum" eight years after his birth. It's my hope that someone reads this who can relate or may have some advice for me as well.
Picture schedules are a way of teaching children to follow a basic schedule, complete a routine, or to help them learn to organize their day.
For too long people have tried to make this worlds special children fit into a standard box. Well I say enough of that, lets make this world fit them. All children are special, lets make them feel it.
How your child acts is altered by ADHD Medication. It can be quite hard to understand your child while they take their Medication, but hopefully this article can help.