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Dear School Personnel, Community Members and Neighbors

To Whom it May Concern, I am the parent of a special needs child.  I was overwhelmed, confused, heart broken and struggling to unravel the complexities before me. Please do not pass judgement of me without knowing why I did

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Dr. Theoharides – What do mast cells “Mast Cell Activation Disorder” have to do with pain, fatigue, allergies and even autism

First Interview – Mast Cell Activation Disorder  It’s been a while since I posted any new writings on “The Life Unexpected”. There is good reason for that. Our journey to unravel my youngest daughters mysterious disorder has taken many twists

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Consent Based Sex-Education: Teen Sexuality, ADD, and The Spectrum

Teen Sexuality, ADD, and The Spectrum Wes Crenshaw, author I Always Want to Be Where I’m Not: Successful Living with ADD and ADHD and coauthor of the forthcoming Consent-Based Sex Education: Parenting Teens in an Internet Age joined us to

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Dr. Temple Grandin – 8 Outstanding interviews

Dr. Grandin didn’t talk until she was three and a half years old, communicating her frustration instead by screaming, peeping, and humming. In 1950, she was diagnosed with autism and her parents were told she should be institutionalized. She tells

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A View From The Common Core Classroom

A View from the Common Core Classroom An exciting documentary, 2e: Twice Exceptional by filmmaker Tom Ropelewski, is slated to premier February 28 at the Richmond International Film Festival in Richmond, Virginia. Focusing upon the 2011 graduating class of Bridges

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Child and Adolescent Mental Illness and Related Disorders – Best Interviews on the web

Incredible interviews with the most renowned experts in child and adolescent mental health via The Coffee Klatch Special Needs Talk Radio Dr Allen Frances – Saving Normal   Listen to internet radio with The Coffee Klatch on BlogTalkRadio Dr Ross

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