When our son was born, and we received the diagnosis of a chromosomal disorder, I was rocked to the core. After a beautiful pregnancy and a special nine-month preparation for his arrival, it came to us as a complete jolt to learn that our baby boy would grow up with developmental delays that would affect his […]
There comes a time in every homeschooling family’s life when overwhelm takes over, motivation runs dry, and that well of best intentions ends up on the wayside. For days such as these, I remember our ‘why’ behind homeschooling and I remember that support abounds. I felt compelled to write a few words of encouragement and […]
In spending time with my son in a children’s hospital, I can’t help but take in the sights and sounds and learn a thing or two about humanity. Being surrounded by so many other parents of children with special needs is both comforting and heartbreaking – especially in this setting. I find myself listening to […]
Do you have questions about your child’s developmental progress? Perhaps you have noticed some delays, but you want to know if your concerns are valid. Learn more about signs to watch for a child who has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Learn more about signs to watch for a child who has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) on my guest post on Educents’ blog.
Does your child spend hours playing digital games, but has trouble focusing on tasks like reading, following directions, or staying on topic in a conversation? Do you sometimes wonder if your child may be purposely misbehaving? Or, do you have suspicions that something else might be causing your child to struggle with basic life activities […]