Talking to Children About Their Diagnosis

Here’s an interesting article from The New York Times about talking to your children about their diagnosis: http://parenting.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/05/13/talking-to-children-about-their-disabilities-with-metaphors-and-minecraft/?_php=true&_type=blogs&emc=edit_tnt_20140513&nlid=39278382&tntemail0=y&_r=0 What if it is an ASD diagnosis? Read more here!

Help! My child received a diagnosis of ASD

Did your child receive a diagnosis for ASD? Autism Speaks has a 100-day tool kit that is available for free for parents. http://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/tool-kits/100-day-kit 100 Day Kit Includes:a)      Autism diagnosis, causes, and symptomsb)      Family tips: Sharing, caring, and the futurec)       Early intervention and education rightsd)      Information on therapies and treatmentse)      Assembling and managing your teamf)       10 Read more about Help! My child received a diagnosis of ASD[…]