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Preventing lunch in the Washroom: Increasing Your Advocacy Skills

2018-09-07T09:23:06+00:00September 7th, 2018|

“Hey Lisa, I don’t want to alarm you, but I think Eric was having his lunch in the washroom today.” “What????” I couldn’t believe what I was hearing.  Lunch in the washroom?  It couldn’t be true.  Could it? I immediately called the school to ask for a meeting to find [...]

Living Outside Your Comfort Zone: Parenting a Child with a Disability

2018-08-30T15:12:57+00:00August 30th, 2018|

“I wish my child is diagnosed with a disability”.  Have you ever heard anyone say that? When your child is diagnosed with a disability, you are automatically out of your comfort zone.  Shocked, stunned, and upset, you have no choice but to move forward.  In an instant, the life you [...]