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The Anger River Below the ADD – ADHD Swamp

Do you know about the river that lies below the ADHD/ADD swamp? It’s the Anger River and it lurks down below, often unseen, but detected at times by certain actions or behaviors from either child or parents. How do we

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Special Education Law for Children With Behavioral Disorders – Your Legal Toolbox

Do you have a child with behavioral issues? How do you get the right accommodations and appropriate placement under special education law? What rights does your child with a mental illness or challenging behaviors have that ensure they are educated?

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Ask The Pediatrician with Dr. Paul Dempsey

What topics or questions do you have for Dr. Dempsey? The Coffee Klatch Special Needs Talk Radio is connecting parents of special needs children with one of the most engaging and knowledgeable pediatricians we know! Dr. Dempsey will be bringing

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The Micromanaging of Childhood – Dr. Richard Selznick

It’s an admirable goal that parents want to be kept informed of their child’s academic and behavioral progress. In the “Way-Back Machine” before modern technology (yes, that time did exist ), parents were periodically informed about how their child was

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Tongue Tie (ankyloglossia)

What do we know? The tongue is actually fused, or fully attached, to the floor of the mouth early in pregnancy. As the fetus develops, the tongue separates from the floor of the mouth. Only the frenulum is left. This

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Autistic, Autist, Aspie, Aspergers, On The Spectrum or With Autism: What Language Do You Use?

Language is very important to us at Squag. It’s personal, constantly evolving, and should always be respected. Whether people identify as “being on the spectrum” or “autistic” or choose not to use any label at all, what’s important to us

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