Category Archives: Home is Where the Heart Is (esp. for parents)

Kindergarten Considerations (Should I Send My Child to Kindergarten?)

This is the time of year when I start getting questions for parents, “should I send my child to Kindergarten?”  Typically it’s coming from a parent whose child has a birthday within a couple months of the cut-off age and … Continue reading

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A (sort of) Love Letter

Dear Difficult Parent, I’ll admit your number shows up on my cell phone and I pause a moment and take a breath before I pick up.  I catch sight of you down the hallway and briefly consider ducking down another … Continue reading

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Handling the Holidays with ASD

Today’s guest blogger specializes in social groups and therapy for children and young adults with autism.   For our children on the autism spectrum who love routine and predictability the holidays can be a stressful time of year. Decorations, social … Continue reading

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