Demystifying developmental disabilities: Say no to the “R word”, understanding intellectual disability

Dec 02, 19 Demystifying developmental disabilities: Say no to the “R word”, understanding intellectual disability

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Demystifying developmental disabilities: Say no to the “R word”, understanding intellectual disability What is the R word Some words can succinctly describe a situation or condition, while others can slice through a family’s soul when it’s used to describe a loved one. As our understanding of disabilities has evolved, how we...

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Demystifying Developmental Disabilities: fetal alcohol syndrome

Nov 24, 19 Demystifying Developmental Disabilities: fetal alcohol syndrome

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What is fetal alcohol syndrome Jessica had some difficulty this morning. She woke up sweaty and dehydrated. She thought it would be a good idea to wear her favorite flannel footie pajamas to bed even though it’s the middle of August in Miami. On the way to breakfast, She slipped down a few stairs, twisting her ankle and stubbing...

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Demystifying developmental disabilities: What is cerebral palsy?

Nov 22, 19 Demystifying developmental disabilities: What is cerebral palsy?

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DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES EXPLAINED, WHAT IS CEREBRAL PALSY A developmental disability (DD) is any number of congenital (from birth) physical, learning, language, and behavior conditions. DD impairs daily functioning such as speaking, walking, and motor coordination. Although the symptom severity can improve overtime, these...

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Penn-Mar Human Services disabilities spotlight: Finding the champion within

Nov 20, 19 Penn-Mar Human Services disabilities spotlight: Finding the champion within

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From Pen-Mar Human Services Penn-Mar Human Services disabilities spotlight: Finding the champion within As parents, all you really want for your children is for them to be happy. By the time our son Stephen was nine months old, we discovered he had developmental delays. Over time he was diagnosed with...

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Inclusive childcare. It can be done.

Nov 19, 19 Inclusive childcare. It can be done.

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Inclusive childcare. It can be done. RELATED ARTICLES AND PAGES Ableism… is this a real thing? Where is Seth’s Mom? Doing a podcast with Maryland Financial Advocates “Community-based” gets a new definition. New expectations. Is there new money? SETH TALK – Ramone the Education Specialist My autistic...

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What are the symptoms of autism in a 3-year-old?

Jul 28, 19 What are the symptoms of autism in a 3-year-old?

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by Jayne Leonard Medical News Today What are the symptoms of autism in a 3-year-old? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects approximately 1 in 59 children. ASD covers a range of conditions that doctors used to believe were different, including autism and Asperger’s syndrome. Behavioral symptoms often develop in early...

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