How does this pertain to families who have a son or daughter with a disability? Many times the systems in which families find themselves (e.g., early intervention, school, adult agency) can be overwhelming and confusing. Add increased emotions to the mix, and ..
Mary Schlieder, M.S.
Mark, the beautiful boy whose fascination with dinosaurs makes him sound like an expert far older than his six years, has meltdowns at school several times a week. Emily, a tenth grader becomes animated every time she talks about the book series “Twilight” and its soon-to-be-released motion picture. But she seems totally oblivious of the bored nods of her peers who try to avoid getting “trapped” in conversation with her. And Luke, the mathematical genius, reluctantly tears himself from his calculus ..