Thinking about Siblings of a Special Needs Child

As seen in New York Special Child Magazine and on NY Parenting.com
Dear Sharon,
We have three children. One of our children, a 7 year old boy, is on the autism spectrum. Naturally, he gets a great
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A Thought about Helping a Fearful Child

Some children’s lives are limited by their overly cautious personalities. Rather than convincing a child that “there is nothing to fear” it can help to gradually and patiently help them get used to uncomfortable
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Helping a Child with Self Doubt

Everyone goes through periods of self doubt. If is often hard for parents to hear their children question their capabilities. It can help to take the time to listen to what is on
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