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September 2019:

The Annual Back to School Issue

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Education
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Bullying and Prevention Strategies for Children with Special Needs

One out of five children experiences bullying. Children with disabilities are more likely to be bullied than t... Read More

4 Sneaky Ways Technology is Affecting Your Family’s Health and May Affect Your Child’s New School Year

We as parents have to lead by example and show our kids healthy lifestyle habits by following our own advice. ... Read More

Fix the System Not the Child

When I was a kid, I was the round peg that did not fit in the square hole that is school. I was the kid who ha... Read More

Transitioning Back to Post-secondary Environments After a Long Summer Break

Summers change after a young adult with an autism spectrum disorder leaves high school and attends a post-seco... Read More

Healthcare
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Genetic Counselors: Your Partners in Navigating the Exciting (and Sometimes Scary) World of Genetics

Genetic counselors work with families to answer the important questions: Is this test important? Will insuranc... Read More

What to Do When The Insurance Company Says No

Families may not know that they have options when a private health insurer or Medicaid denies a claim or reduc... Read More

Obstructive Sleep Apnea: An Underdiagnosed Chronic Disorder

ASleep is essential for normal growth and development in children and adults. Proper sleep is vital for our bo... Read More

Of Hospitals, Children with Disabilities and Everyone Else

For children with special health care needs, hospitals become a “second home” to receive the neces... Read More

Accessible Homes
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Vanquishing the Vexation of Housing for Loved Ones with Psychiatric Disabilities

A great vexation of families navigating mental illness is housing. Once a loved one’s psychiatric situat... Read More

Home Modifications: Thinking Outside the Box

Children and people with disabilities may need modifications to their family home. Beyond the usual ramps and ... Read More

The Efficient Homemaker with Vision Loss

Contrary to popular misperceptions, people with special needs can be efficient homemakers if they set up their... Read More

Creating Accessible Home Bathroom for Children

The conversion of a home bathroom to an accessible bathroom can be a huge challenge for a family, both logisti... Read More

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