5 Things I Had To Learn To Overcome As A Parent W/ Special Needs Child

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When my son was officially diagnosed and labeled as a child with special needs, it was a learning process for all of us. Though I have been an educator for many years now and am a graduate of an Ivy League University, I still had much to learn. I wasn’t trained to deal with a child with special needs because I didn’t take courses on special education More...

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