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Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder

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Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder: An Update from the National Institute of Mental Health. Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

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A Developmental Overview of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effect (FAS/FAE) through the Eyes of Parents. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Helpful Strategies for Asperger’s Disorder

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Article by Rosalyn Lord discussing the differences between Autism and Asperger’s Disorder and outlines some helpful strategies. Helpful Strategies for Asperger’s Disorder

Considering Adoption?

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Helpful information for people who are considering the adoption of children from foster care. Considering Adoption?  

Top Ten Resources For and Against Medication for ADHD

ADHD Resources Part Two

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Teaching Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Instructional Strategies and Practices. Effective tools, tips and practices for teaching children with ADHD. ADHD Resources Part Two  

ADHD Resource Part One

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Identifying and Treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; A Resource for School and Home. Good resource for identifying and understanding ADHD and different approaches for treatment. ADHD Resource Part One  

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Posted on Sep 24th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments

Usually appearing within the first three years of life, ASD involves impairments in social interaction — such as being aware of other people’s feelings — and verbal and nonverbal communication. Some people with ASD have limited interests, strange eating or sleeping behaviors or a tendency to do things to hurt themselves, such as banging their … Continue reading “Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)”

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Posted on Sep 24th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments

Even the best-behaved children can be difficult and challenging at times. But if your child or teen has a persistent pattern of tantrums, arguing, and angry or disruptive behavior toward you and other authority figures, he or she may have oppositional defiant disorder (ODD). As a parent, you don’t have to go it alone in … Continue reading “Oppositional Defiant Disorder”

Avoiding Special Needs Planning Mistakes

Posted on Sep 17th, 2018 / admin / 0 comments

A special needs plan is something that has to be carefully prepared and executed. Estate planning attorneys commonly help parents of children with special needs. A special needs plan is something that has to be carefully prepared and executed. Estate planning attorneys commonly help parents of children with disabilities create special needs plans that are … Continue reading “Avoiding Special Needs Planning Mistakes”