Blogger Lisa Lightner describes animal therapy options and her own experience as owner of a therapy dog.
Visiting the dentist can be frightening to kids with special needs and their parents, but it doesn't have to be.
Parents probably won't get reimbursed for an outside evaluation if they disagree with the school district's assessment.
For a child who lacks social skills, a behavior contract needs to be clear and thorough.
Extra responsibilities and stress often require parents of kids with special needs to fine tune their marriage. Here are tips on how to stay connected and supportive.
Caregivers of children with disabilities, chronic or terminal illnesses or the elderly need time away. Here's how to find it.
Social practice for kids with autism spectrum disorders and other cognitive deficits can be hard to find. Here's where to look.
Strong family-school relationships improve a child’s chance for success at school. This is especially true for special education.