Special Needs

Halloween
Halloween with Sensory Challenges

GFM    2016 Overwhelming sights, smells, and textures do not have to sideline your child While many children enjoy Halloween traditions of TRICK-OR-TR…

Shy Girl
How to Stop Bed Wetting

BY DR. JACOB SAGIE  Breaking the habit before summer camp begins Imagine you’re a ten-year-old child about to spend your first year at summer camp, fi…

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ADHD and Sports

By Bill Costello    2016 GET YOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS INVOLVED IN SPORTS When Michael Phelps was diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorde…

Toys
Toys for Differently Abled Kids

BY DANIELLE SWEENEY All children love to play with toys, and children with disabilities are certainly no exception. Toy manufacturers and marketers ha…

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Adopting A Special Needs Child

BY JAMIE LOBER Everything you need to know about adopting and loving a child with special needs. While adoption of all kinds is celebrated this month,…

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The Gifted Diagnosis

BY JAMIE LOBER One day a second grade teacher taught her students how to calculate how much interest they could earn in a checking or savings account.…

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The ABLE Act

BY MICHAEL SMITH AND RICHARD BARID   MAY 2015 How the ABLE Act will impact the lives of special needs children Millions of individuals with disabiliti…