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Help! Any ideas for school anxiety?

As I wrote here, I had to work hard for D to be in a regular education classroom this school year. The district wanted to throw him directly into a class for children with behavioral/emotional disabilities despite his history of being a model student. I worked hard, I succeeded, and I am confident it was… Continue reading Help! Any ideas for school anxiety?

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Effective Communication for Parents

Communication is something so simple and difficult that we can never put it in simple words.  ~ T.S. Matthews Raising children is hard on the best days with the best children. When you introduce a disability into the mix, it becomes, at times, overwhelmingly difficult. There is information thrown at parents of children with disabilities… Continue reading Effective Communication for Parents