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!
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[…]