Parenting kids with special needs requires parents who can separate their feelings from the needs of their children. This articles discusses some issues...
Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW
Sibling issues when one has special needs: Am I my brother’s keeper?
Helping siblings manage and support brothers or sisters with special needs....
The Truth About Common Special Needs Misconceptions
Parenting and teaching special needs children is a satisfying and rewarding experience. But this may not be true to some parents and teachers who are still blinded by the common misconceptions in dealing with a special child. Here are the top three common misconceptions and the truth about them.
Three Steps To Child’s Maximum Potential
Teaching your child to achieve his maximum potential requires a fervent commitment. Helping him grow and learn entails effort and the ability to motivate your child’s desire to achieve his full potential. How can you inspire him to desire to be the best that he could be?
Dealing With Public Tantrums
Dealing with tantrums, particularly with a special needs child, is never an easy task for a parent, and can stretch your patience and parenting skills to the extreme. The best way to deal with a child tantrum is to prevent it from happening, so here are some tips and suggestions.