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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One Thing That Helps Many Family Relationships

Setting aside one-on-one time with a child or partner can help sort through many tensions at home especially if you can:
1. Plan the “date” ahead of time.
2. Avoid any distractions while together.
3. Enjoy
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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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