I was diagnosed with ADHD before the books ever started using the phrase. Many people do not realize that the condition was noticed and written about not only in the 1700s, but there are references to the symptoms dating as far back as Ancient Greece. Our society is still somehow wired to reward the accepted… Continue reading Managing Your Child’s ADHD When You Already Have ADHD
Autism is one of the most diagnosed mental health conditions, skyrocketing over the past few decades. Many are asking why. There are the misinformed who mistakenly believe that a now redacted, shameful attempt at connecting Autism with vaccinations was fact. Some still actually believe there is thimerisol (mercury) in vaccines. That was removed many years… Continue reading Taking on what Appears to be an Insurmountable Challenge: Autistic Adults in the Workplace
So apparently, this circle thing works. I would rearrange the circle though. I would have the student talking to the parent, then the parent talking to the teacher; you get the idea. In my case, I had a VERY unhappy child, a failing grade and a incredibly miserable outlook about her next school year. Several… Continue reading I Raised Objections with my Child’s School and SUCCEEDED!