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I just had the wonderful chance to be part of a national convention last week.  I was part of the parent forum for the conference and got the chance to share some of our story, along with 5 other parents, to help others on their speech journeys.

It was so amazing to be part of this and to know that something I said could have helped someone else.

One of the big things that came up in the conference was that so many times when a child has one special needs, there can be Read the rest of this entry »

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Spring brings a lot of great things like pretty flowers, blooming trees and birds chirping away….GROWTH!  LIFE!

It also brings around something lovingly called,  IEP season.  Alright, lovingly is a bit of sarcasm because the one adjective NEVER used to describe an IEP meeting is lovingly.  For me, IEP time is one to focus on the growth that Elizabeth has shown all year, the new things she has accomplished and the focus/plan for future growth.

Kind of very similar to the flowers, trees and birds…. GROWTH AND THE CELEBRATION OF IT. Read the rest of this entry »

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