Special Needs, Blogs
As special needs parents we each empathize and learn from each other. This board is intended to be a collection of blogs dedicated to the special needs individuals in our lives. If you would like to add your blog or contribute to this board simply comment and request on my own recent pins to this board. I look forward to seeing your wonderful blogs added here.
Before we're born, our parent's genes fight for dominance in the womb: bit.ly/1tzA0Jm They contend that mental illness can be thought of as occupying a spectrum, with autism at one end and schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression at the other. People with autism often have difficulty understanding and appreciating what others are thinking. Now imagine people with the opposite problem: a highly developed ability to tune in to their social milieu — even to perceive things...
Pentagon spurs new work on a brain implant to aid memory problems. Although the program is driven by the need to help service members who suffered traumatic brain injuries — often the result of roadside bombs used in the recent wars — the first human test subjects will be people with memory difficulties caused by epilepsy. Electronic devices are already implanted in the brains of tens of thousands of people with Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy.
Aids conference says 100 researchers may have been on flight MH17 downed in eastern Ukraine by what the US and Australian governments have described as a surface-to-air missile. Session held ahead of Aids 2014 conference told email exchanges show about 100 attendees booked on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. World tragedy
20 Ways to Raise a Child with Special Needs | An Everyday Story 20 Ways to Raise Any Child!!
Let It Go, as sung by my child with cerebral palsy during a music therapy session. Best version ever!
8 ways to include kids with special needs in programs, events, classes, camps…
8 ways to include kids with #special needs in programs, events, classes, camp, wherever: How-to tips from an inclusion expert. The next time you encounter resistance from someone, or flat-out get told "no," this is a handy list to share with them.