Check Your Plan and Check it Twice!

A&E has developed a new show entitled Born This Way. It is about seven adults who have Down Syndrome and their daily activities. One of the conversations highlighted in last night’s episode was centered around what, if any planning, the parents of these individuals with special needs had done to ensure that they will be [..]

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Life, Animated: Autism & Disney!

“Life, Animated”, by Ron Suskind. This is a fantastic book that walks through the Suskind family’s journey with their son, Owen. Owen lost his speech over the course of several months. This book discusses this family’s experience with helping their child who was diagnosed with autism. They found that they could communicate with their son [..]

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