Children With Special Needs Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26

Special Animals for Special Kids
Whether they provide a service or just companionship, an animal can be a great help and comfort to a person with special needs. These organizations offer dogs, horses, even monkeys to assist the disabled. You may also be able to train your own pet to help your child.

What Is a Papoose Board?
Definition of a device used to immobilize children for medical procedures.

What Are Motor Skills?
Thought it sounds like something you'd learn in mechanic school,

Meet Your IEP Team: A Parent's Guide to Special-Education Players
That gang of serious-looking people around the IEP planning table can be intimidating to a parent. Here's your quick guide to who they all are, and how you can be a team player, too. Page 4.

Meet Your IEP Team
That gang of serious-looking people around the IEP planning table can be intimidating to a parent. Here's your quick guide to who they all are, and how you can be a team player, too.

Meet Your IEP Team: A Parent's Guide to Special-Education Players
That gang of serious-looking people around the IEP planning table can be intimidating to a parent. Here's your quick guide to who they all are, and how you can be a team player, too. Page 2.

Meet Your IEP Team: A Parent's Guide to Special-Education Players
That gang of serious-looking people around the IEP planning table can be intimidating to a parent. Here's your quick guide to who they all are, and how you can be a team player, too. Page 3.

Meet Your IEP Team: A Parent's Guide to Special-Education Players
That gang of serious-looking people around the IEP planning table can be intimidating to a parent. Here's your quick guide to who they all are, and how you can be a team player, too. Page 5.

Speech Therapy (Pathology) Definition
A definition of speech therapy, with a link to more information.

Use Tea Tree Oil to Foil Head Lice - Natural Remedy
Do the dangers of pesticide shampoos have you looking for a natural head-lice solution? Tea tree oil shampoo can get rid of the critters and keep them away.

All Kids Can CREATE - An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
Artwork by students with disabilities is on display in this gallery of winners of the All Kids Can CREATE contest hosted by CVS Caremark and VSA.

All Kids Can CREATE - An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
Artwork by students with disabilities is on display in this gallery of winners of the All Kids Can CREATE contest hosted by CVS Caremark and VSA.

All Kids Can CREATE - An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
Artwork by students with disabilities is on display in this gallery of winners of the All Kids Can CREATE contest hosted by CVS Caremark and VSA.

Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Good for One Acknowledgment of Rightness
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like an instant acknowledgment of rightness. Page 3.

Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Good for One Apology
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like an apology on demand.

"Along the Nile" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"My Farm" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Squiggle Creature" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Rainbow" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Purple Fish" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Autumn Leaves" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Dream Train" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"My Dream Vacation" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"The Dracota!" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Squirrels!" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Hear Me Roar" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Rainbow Chameleon" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Good for Winning One Argument
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like winning any argument on demand. Page 5.

Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Good for One Disciplinary Decision
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like dibs on making a disciplinary decision. Page 2.

Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Get Out of Homework Help Free
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like a free pass to get out of homework help when it's too hard or lengthy. Page 4.

Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Good for Getting Your Own Way
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like getting her own way whenever she wants. Page 12.

Fun Printable Coupons for Moms - Good for Forcing Dad to Read IEPs, Reports, and Articles
Give mom a funny coupon for something she really wants -- like the ability to make Dad read all those IEPs, evaluations, and articles he's been ducking. Page 10.

"My Hands" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Imagination 1" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Fireworks" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"A Song of Love Across America" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Eden" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Ladder" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"White Angel in Blue Sky" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Untitled" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Dreaming Just Like Chagall" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Untitled" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Purple Mountains Majesties" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"My Pond" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


"Blue Container" - From "All Kids Can CREATE," an Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities


Fun Things to Do - Websites for Kids
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index for all those children's websites, along with links to four more indexes of fun things to do.

Fun Things to Do - Websites for Kids
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index for all those children's websites, along with links to four more indexes of fun things to do.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 4.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 12.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 2.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 6.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 3.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2012 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2012 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 5.

"Swing Time" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people.

"Treehouse" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 3.

"Peaceful Shell" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 7.

"Ryan's Pumpkin Patch" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 8.

"Sea Turtle" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 13.

"Chicago" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 14.

"Better Picture" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 16.

"Lazy Dog" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 20.

"The Artist in His Studio" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 21.

"Fantastic Feline" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 22.

"Sunset on Cattails by the River" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 29.

"Winter Tree" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 32.

"NYC Skyline" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 33.

"Bluffs of North Dakota" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 35.

"November Skies" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 39.

"My Words Triptych" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 40.

"Diversity" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 41.

"Bluebird" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 42.

"I Make the World a Great Place to be Because I am a Great Guy!" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 44.

"Sunset on the Chesapeake Bay" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 47.

"Deer" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 49.

"Song Sparrow at Dawn" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 48.

"Footprint" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 50.

"Untitled" - From "State of the Art," An Exhibition of Artwork by Children With Disabilities
For an exhibition marking the 20th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, CVS Caremark and VSA held a contest for young artists with disabilities and picked one winner for each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Take a walk through this virtual version of the gallery and appreciate the talent and wisdom of these creative young people. Page 51.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Building a Joyful Life
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Shut Up About Your Perfect Kid!
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 6.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Starting Sensory Integration Therapy
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 8.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Will's Choice
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 12.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Damaged Angels
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 2.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Making Peace With Autism
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 4.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Strange Son
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 9.

Special-Needs Books By and For Mothers - Tiny Titan
Mothers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 10.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 8
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 8 helps with homework (or helps you help, c'mon). Page 8.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 11
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 11 wants to squeeze you tight. Page 11.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 9
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 9 is about to melt down. What do do? Page 9.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 7
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 7 has help for bringing out your child's inner artist. Page 7.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 6
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 6 has help for those hated transitions. Page 6.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 10
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 10 helps you pick up after your little packrat. Page 10.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 12
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 12 knows what three little words you long to hear. Page 12.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 5
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 5 wonders why your child says those obvious untruths. Page 5.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 1
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 1 brings some eye contact ... or not.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 4
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 4 just wants you kids to stay in their own bed for once. Page 4.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 2
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 2 offers some less stressful dressing tips. Page 2.

12 Days of Holiday Parenting: Day 3
Our version of the traditional carol has things a lot more useful than a bunch of birds. Day 3 has tips for getting your kid to eat neat. Page 3.

Take a Day Off
Inspiration for parents to take a day off and give themselves a break from responsibilities. Page 2.

IEP Meeting Alert Levels
What alert level do you hit before going to your child's IEP meeting? Measure your risk of outrage and deception with this handy chart. Page 4.

A Special Needs Parent's Wish List
Humorous look at the things parents of children with special needs really want. Page 3.

22 Ways to Say "I Love You"
Inspirational ways to show your child how much you care.

Parenting RoundAbout Podcast Episodes from 2014
Listen to Parenting RoundAbout, a weekly podcast in which four About.com experts chat about parenting issues.

Parenting RoundAbout Podcast Episodes from 2014
Listen to Parenting RoundAbout, a weekly podcast in which four About.com experts chat about parenting issues.

Parenting RoundAbout Podcast Episodes from 2014
Listen to Parenting RoundAbout, a weekly podcast in which four About.com experts chat about parenting issues.

Parenting RoundAbout Podcast Episodes from 2014
Listen to Parenting RoundAbout, a weekly podcast in which four About.com experts chat about parenting issues.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 10.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 11.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 12.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 2.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 3.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 4.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 5.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 6.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 7.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 8.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant. Page 9.

Coupons for Special Dads
Show your appreciation for a father of a child with special needs with coupons designed to acknowledge the special things he does, from homework help to creative discipline to listening to Mom rant.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 4.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 5.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 6.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 3.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 2.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 8.

Motivating Bookmarks
Motivate children to read 10 books with a bookmark that marks their progress. Page 7.

Fun Things to Do - Special-Needs Humor
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index of special-needs humor, along with links to more indexes of fun things to do.

Realistic Resolutions - 31 Parenting Resolutions to Transform Your Child, Your Family, Yourself
A new resolution for each day of January, with solid information and support for strengthening your resolve and doubling your determination.

Realistic Resolutions - 31 Parenting Resolutions to Transform Your Child, Your Family, Yourself
A new resolution for each day of January, with solid information and support for strengthening your resolve and doubling your determination.

The ABCs of Behavior Management - Parenting Tips for Managing Behavior
Learn how to improve your behavior management and handle specific behaviors and situations with an ABC primer of parenting tips, and links to helpful articles and books.

The ABCs of Behavior Management - Parenting Tips for Managing Behavior
Learn how to improve your behavior management and handle specific behaviors and situations with an ABC primer of parenting tips, and links to helpful articles and books.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with these Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who long for a time when not a creature is stirring. Page 9.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have fun with Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who hear the same things over and over, and not just on the radio. Page 4.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with these Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for families whose holiday prep includes restricted diets. Page 6.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with these Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who are looking for a little peace this time of year. Page 2.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents whose children can't handle the break from school routine. Page 10.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with these Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who can never quite relax during the holidays. Page 3.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who aren't just listening for Santa running around outside. Page 7.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with these Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who feel their family's differences at the holidays.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with these Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who know that illness never takes a holiday. Page 5.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who really really need people to ask what their kids want. Page 8.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who avoid the mall because of more than just the crowds. Page 11.

Special Needs Christmas Carols
Have a little fun with Christmas carols that reflect the stress of the season for parents who dread those great big holiday family get-togethers. Page 12.

31 Ways to Tell Your Child "I Love You"
Children with special needs don't always respond to declarations of love the way we'd like. Sometimes you can get the message through easier if you show rather than tell.

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State Services for Children With Special Needs - Early Intervention, Special Education, Transition
Local parent advocates offer state-by-state information about early intervention, special education, and transition to adulthood.

State Services for Children With Special Needs - Early Intervention, Special Education, Transition
Local parent advocates offer state-by-state information about early intervention, special education, and transition to adulthood.

State Services for Children With Special Needs - Early Intervention, Special Education, Transition
Local parent advocates offer state-by-state information about early intervention, special education, and transition to adulthood.

State Services for Children With Special Needs - Early Intervention, Special Education, Transition
Local parent advocates offer state-by-state information about early intervention, special education, and transition to adulthood.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 9.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 10.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 8.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 7.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 4.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 3.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 5.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 6.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load. Page 2.

Family Gathering Survival Kit - Make It Through Get-Togethers With Your Sanity Intact
For parents of children with special needs, family gatherings -- full of doubting relatives, stressful situations, and typically developing kids -- can be a tough way to spend a day. Here are ten items to see you through, or at least give you a laugh to lighten the load.

Site of the Day - Parenting Special Needs Site of the Day for April 2014
Find a daily destination of interest to parents of children with special needs. The sites listed here were featured in April 2014.

Site of the Day - Parenting Special Needs Site of the Day for April 2014
Find a daily destination of interest to parents of children with special needs. The sites listed here were featured in April 2014.

College Scholarships for Students With Special Needs
An index of college scholarships for students with specific disabilities.

Special-Education Transitions - Pre-K Through Adulthood
Children in special education go through a variety of important transitions, each one needing parents to be informed and pro-active.

Special-Education Transitions - Early Intervention to Special-Education Pre-K
Children in special education go through a variety of important transitions, each one needing parents to be informed and pro-active. Learn more about the first transition your child will make, at age three, from early-intervention services to pre-kindergarten. Page 2.

Special-Education Transitions - Pre-K to Kindergarten
Children in special education go through a variety of important transitions, each one needing parents to be informed and pro-active. Learn more about the second transition your child will make, at age three, from pre-kindergarten to kindergarten. Page 3.

Special-Education Transitions - Elementary School to Secondary School
Children in special education go through a variety of important transitions, each one needing parents to be informed and pro-active. Learn more about the third transition your child will make, from elementary school to secondary school. Page 4.

Special-Education Transitions - High School to Adulthood
Children in special education go through a variety of important transitions, each one needing parents to be informed and pro-active. Learn more about the final transition your child will make, from high school to graduation or aging out of the school system. Page 5.

How to Write a Note to the Teacher
When you spend a lot of time battling Child Study Teams and fighting for your child's rights, it can be hard to dial back and write a simple note to the teacher over a matter of minor import. Follow these steps to produce some friendly correspondence for a change.

Index of Special Needs by Name - Diagnosis List - A
Looking for information on your child's diagnosis? Start with our alphabetical index to find definitions and resources.

Camp Mom, Days 21-40
Instead of sending my son to summer camp, I had a couple of his self-contained special-education classmates come to our house every day for crafts, science, academic work, play, and fun. Throw in some field trips, a bowling league, and free movies, and we had Camp Mom. Here's what we did our second four weeks.

Camp Mom: A Summer's Worth of Fun for Kids
Instead of sending my son to summer camp, I had a couple of his self-contained special-education classmates come to our house every day for crafts, science, academic work, play, and fun. Throw in some field trips, a bowling league, and free movies, and we had Camp Mom.

Halloween Trick-or-Treat Sign - Help Kids Who Can't Speak Say Trick or Treat
If your child doesn't speak, get the

Special-Needs Books By and For Fathers - The Pressured Child
Fathers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 9.

Special-Needs Books By and For Fathers - Schuyler's Monster
Fathers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 10.

Special-Needs Books By and For Fathers - Unstrange Minds
Fathers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 12.

Special-Needs Books By and For Fathers - Alex: The Fathering of a Preemie
Fathers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books.

Special-Needs Books By and For Fathers - Little People
Fathers share their experience of parenting children with special needs in this gallery of books. Page 6.

Books on Autism - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books on autism spectrum disorders from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Books on Autism - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books on autism spectrum disorders from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Books on Autism - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books on autism spectrum disorders from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Books on Autism - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books on autism spectrum disorders from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Enterprising Parents - Index to Parent-Run Online Stores
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Enterprising Parents - Index to Parent-Run Online Stores
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Enterprising Parents - Index to Parent-Run Online Stores
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Enterprising Parents - Index to Parent-Run Online Stores
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Special-Needs Summer Camps in Utah
Camps in Utah that are specialized for children with disabilities.

Special Needs Blogs
Check in regularly with these blogs that discuss topics of interest to parents of children with special needs.

OCD in the News - News Stories on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
News stories of interest to parents of children with OCD, from the Parenting Special Needs blog and news sources around the Web.

Cleft Lip and Palate in the News - News Stories on Cleft Lip and Palate
News stories of interest to parents of children with cleft lip and palate, from the Parenting Special Needs blog and news sources around the Web.

Special Needs Summer Camps by Location
Listings of summer camps for children with special needs in various states and regions of the U.S.

Inspirational Web Sites
Surf to these compassionate spots on the Web for some sweet inspiration.

Educational Software
Computer resources to help children with special needs -- including learning disabilities, language problems, and autism/PDD reinforce skills in reading, writing, math and communication.

Standardized Tests and Students with Special Needs
Standardized tests -- as a measure of school success, as a requisite for funding, as a requirement for promotion or graduation -- are a major force in public schools today. Are they fair for children with special needs? Are they necessary for special-ed accountability? And how do we help our children do better? These sites offer answers.

Fun Things to Do - Family Activities
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index for all those family activities, along with links to four more indexes of fun things to do.

Fun Things to Do - Family Activities
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index for all those family activities, along with links to four more indexes of fun things to do.

Fun Things to Do - Shopping Sites
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index of shopping sites, along with links to four more indexes of fun things to do.

Fun Things to Do - Shopping Sites
Every week on About.com Parenting Special Needs, I round up five fun things to do -- a family activity, a children's website, a shopping website, some online humor or inspiration, and a site that's just goofy or fun. Here's the index of shopping sites, along with links to four more indexes of fun things to do.

Thank-You Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Thank-You Cards
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on thank-you cards. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and share your heartfelt appreciation.

Thank-You Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Thank-You Cards
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on thank-you cards. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and share your heartfelt appreciation.

Birthday Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Birthdays
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for birthdays. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a parent you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Birthday Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Birthdays
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for birthdays. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a parent you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Father's Day Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Father's Day
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for Father's Day. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a father you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Father's Day Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Father's Day
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for Father's Day. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a father you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Mother's Day Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Mother's Day
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for Mother's Day. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a mother you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Mother's Day Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Mother's Day
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for Mother's Day. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a mother you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Valentine's Day Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Valentine's Day
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for Valentine's Day. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a mother you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Valentine's Day Cards - Print Your Own Love Notes Cards for Valentine's Day
Love Notes for Special Parents messages are now available on greeting cards for Valentine's Day. Pick your favorite, download a .pdf, print and fold, and treat a mother you love to a heartfelt greeting.

Enterprising Parents: Index to Educational Materials
Looking for educational materials for a child with special needs? These parents took up the challenge to come up with their own solutions. They've taken what worked for them and marketed it to help other parents. Could you follow in their footsteps?

Books on Inspiration and Humor - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books offering inspiration and humor from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Books on Education - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books on education from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Books on Family Issues - Reviews from the Harried Parent's Book Club
Browse reviews of parenting books on family issues from the Harried Parent's Book Club.

Special Education Basics: A Tutorial on Special Education Terminology
If you're baffled by all the terminology thrown around in meetings and paperwork regarding your child's special education, these articles, definitions and quizzes will help you study up.

Winter Paralympics - Downhill Skiing - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sitting version of downhill skiing. Page 2.

Winter Paralympics - Downhill Skiing - Standing
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the standing version of downhill skiing.

Winter Paralympics - Downhill Skiing - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the visually impaired version of downhill skiing. Page 3.

Winter Paralympics - Snowboard Cross
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the new Alpine Skiing event of Snowboard Cross. Page 24.

Winter Paralympics - Super G Skiing - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sitting version of Super G. Page 5.

Winter Paralympics - Super G Skiing - Standing
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the standing version of Super G. Page 4.

Winter Paralympics - Super G Skiing - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the visually impaired version of Super G. Page 6.

Winter Paralympics - Giant Slalom Skiing - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sitting version of Giant Slalom. Page 8.

Winter Paralympics - Giant Slalom Skiing - Standing
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the standing version of Giant Slalom. Page 7.

Winter Paralympics - Giant Slalom Skiing - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in So, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the visually impaired version of Giant Slalom. Page 9.

Winter Paralympics - Slalom Skiing - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sitting version of slalom skiing. Page 11.

Winter Paralympics - Slalom Skiing - Standing
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the standing version of Slalom Skiing. Page 10.

Winter Paralympics - Slalom Skiing - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the visually impaired version of slalom skiing. Page 12.

Winter Paralympics - Super Combined Skiing - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities will compete in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sitting version of Super Combined Skiing. Page 14.

Winter Paralympics - Super Combined Skiing - Standing
At the 2010 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the standing version of Super Combined. Page 13.

Winter Paralympics - Super Combined Skiing - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the visually impaired version of Super Combined Skiing. Page 15.

Winter Paralympics - Cross Country Skiing - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russa, Canada, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sitting version of cross country skiing. Page 20.

Winter Paralympics - Cross Country Skiing - Standing
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities compete in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the standing version of cross-country skiing. Page 19.

Winter Paralympics - Cross Country Skiing - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the visually impaired version of cross country skiing. Page 21.

Winter Paralympics - Wheelchair Curling
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities competed in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about wheelchair curling. Page 23.

Winter Paralympics - Sports Represented in the Winter Paralympics
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities will compete in five sports: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ice Sledge Hockey, and Wheelchair Curling. Learn more about the sports and see photos of athletes in action.

Winter Paralympics - Biathlon - Sitting
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes competing in the biathlon may be standing, sitting, or visually impaired. Learn more about the sitting competition. Page 17.

Winter Paralympics - Biathlon - Standing
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes competing in the biathlon may be standing, sitting, or visually impaired. Learn more about the standing competition. Page 16.

Winter Paralympics - Biathlon - Visually Impaired
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes competing in the biathlon may be standing, sitting, or visually impaired. Learn more about the visually-impaired competition. Page 18.

Winter Paralympics - Ice Sledge Hockey
At the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, athletes with disabilities will compete in five sport, including Ice Sledge Hockey. Learn more about this sport that puts hockey right down on the ice. Page 22.

Special Needs in the News - News Stories on Medications
News stories of interest to parents of children with hearing issues or impairments, from the Parenting Special Needs blog and news sources around the Web.

Discipline and IDEA
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) contains safeguards to keep children with special needs from being victimized by school disciplinary measures. Find information about what schools can and can't do -- and how the IDEA reauthorization may have changed that -- on these sites.

Index of Developmental Special Needs by Name - Developmental Diagnosis List
Looking for information on your child's developmental issues? Start with our alphabetical index of developmental diagnoses to find definitions and resources.

Index of Special Needs by Acronym - Alphabet Soup - A
Looking for information on your child's diagnosis? Start with our alphabetical index of acronyms to find definitions and resources.

Index of Special Needs by Name - Diagnosis List - C
Looking for information on your child's diagnosis? Start with our alphabetical index to find definitions and resources.

Warning Labels for Children With Food Allergies and Sensory Sensitivities
Does your child need to avoid certain foods, shrink from certain sensory experiences, or otherwise require people to know what not to do to him or her? Print out one of these warning labels, tape or pin it on your child's shirt, and put everyone on alert. Page 3.

Warning Labels for Children With Food Allergies and Sensory Sensitivities
Does your child need to avoid certain foods, shrink from certain sensory experiences, or otherwise require people to know what not to do to him or her? Print out one of these warning labels, tape or pin it on your child's shirt, and put everyone on alert. Page 2.

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - Communication
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - Hydrocephalus
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - Learning
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - Memory
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - Mobility
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - School Subjects
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - Seizures
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Dandy-Walker Syndrome - Survey Responses on School Issues - School Services
The Dandy-Walker Alliance surveyed sixty families of children with Dandy-Walker Syndrome about school-related issues, and shared these graphs of the results. On this page: responses to the question,

Book Excerpt - The Picture Cookbook - Back Cover
The back cover of a book that presents recipes in picture form for cooks with special needs. Page 7.

Book Excerpt - The Picture Cookbook - Instant Pudding
A recipe for Instant Pudding, from a book that presents recipes in picture form for cooks with special needs. Page 6.

Book Excerpt - The Picture Cookbook - Table of Contents Page 3
A page from the table of contents of a book that presents recipes in picture form for cooks with special needs. Page 4.

Special-Needs School Shopping - Shopping for Your Child's Special School Needs
Looking for school supplies for a child with organization problems, writing problems, dressing problems, fidgeting problems? Here's a

2008 in Special-Needs News - Special-Needs News Stories from December 2008
Take a look back through the About.com Parenting Special Needs blog at the stories that had us talking in December 2008. Page 12.

2008 in Special-Needs News - Special-Needs News Stories from July 2008
Take a look back through the About.com Parenting Special Needs blog at the stories that had us talking in July 2008. Page 7.

2008 in Special-Needs News - Special-Needs News Stories from June 2008
Take a look back through the About.com Parenting Special Needs blog at the stories that had us talking in June 2008. Page 6.

2008 in Special-Needs News - Special-Needs News Stories from October 2008
Take a look back through the About.com Parenting Special Needs blog at the stories that had us talking in October 2008. Page 10.

Special-Needs School Shopping - Shopping for Your Child's Special School Needs
Looking for school supplies for a child with organization problems, writing problems, dressing problems, fidgeting problems? Here's a

Special-Needs School Shopping - Shopping for Your Child's Special School Needs
Looking for school supplies for a child with organization problems, writing problems, dressing problems, fidgeting problems? Here's a

Special-Needs School Shopping - Shopping for Your Child's Special School Needs
Looking for school supplies for a child with organization problems, writing problems, dressing problems, fidgeting problems? Here's a

Camp Dining - Camp Mom Forms
Use this form to plan special weekly theme meals for cooking with kids. Page 5.

Camper Information - Camp Mom Forms
Use this form to keep track of important information about the kids in your do-it-yourself day camp. Page 2.

Camp Location - Camp Mom Forms
Use this form to record information about the home or homes you've chosen as your camp site. Page 3.

Camp Transportation - Camp Mom Forms
Use this form to arrange transportation for daily commuting to camp and longer field trips. Page 4.

Camp Field Trips - Camp Mom Forms
Use this form to plan weekly field trips. Page 6.

Camp Calendar - Camp Mom Forms
Use this form as a calendar for

Sensory Integration and the Child
Review of the 25th Anniversary Edition of A. Jean Ayres' classic explanation of sensory integration for parents, revised and updated by Pediatric Therapy Network. Page 26.

More Than a Mom: Living a Full and Balanced Life When Your Child Has Special Needs
The authors surveyed 500 special-needs moms for their hints on child-care, work, family, health, and coping with their child's challenges. Page 17.

Raising a Sensory Smart Child
Review of a book that offers explanations, information and strategies on how to understand and help a child with sensory integration challenges. Page 24.

Easy for You to Say: Q&As for Teens Living with Chronic Illness or Disability
parenting child special needs, teen, chronic illness, disability, drugs, sex, birth control. Page 6.

Send in the Idiots
An autistic man looks up four of his former classmates from an early childhood program to see how they've survived growing up with autism. Page 25.

It's So Much Work to Be Your Friend
parenting child special needs, learning disabilities, learning disabled, learning disabilities, social skills, social skill, friend, friends, friendship, relationship, relationships, socialization. Page 12.

What Did You Say? What Do You Mean?
A guide to figures of speech that can stump kids with Asperger syndrome or language problems. Page 33.

The Autism Encyclopedia: 500+ Entries for Parents and Professionals
Review of a book that defines terms and provides information on many important aspects of autism. Page 3.

Believe in My Child with Special Needs!
Review of a book on helping children with special needs achieve their potential in school through inclusion in regular education classes. Page 4.

A Personal Touch On ... Celiac Disease
Victims of

Planning for the Future
Everything you need to know about preparing a financially secure and socially satisfying life for your special-needs child after your death. Page 23.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2010 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2010 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 8.

Love Notes for Special Parents Calendar - 2010 Inspirational Calendar
Find inspiration in each month of 2010 with a calendar featuring Love Notes for Special Parents, encouraging messages for parents of children with special needs. Page 12.