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Many parents who are just starting out homeschooling their kids don't know where to start and how to proceed with it. We are so reliant on chools for education that we feel completely lost when we...
10 Mar 2018
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Many parents ask me how to reduce aggression in their children, and I always feel at a loss for an answer because I don't think it's a one size fits all solution. In my opinion, aggression is a...
03 Mar 2018
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While cleaning a cupboard, I came across an old piece of news in the paper where a pilot father and an air-hostess mother died within a year of each other leaving their two kids orphaned. When the...
01 Feb 2018
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“My parents are deceased and I am taking care of my older mentally disabled sister. she’s 40 years old. Truth be told, I don’t want to take care of her but she is my sister and she can’t live alone...
30 Jan 2018
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A Prayer: It's not only an expectation but a fervent prayer of a parent of a child with special needs that the child is always in safe secure environment and that the professionals , teachers , care...
05 Jan 2018
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2002 ,31st Jan when I turned 30 Manavi took life . Just a night before I had disposed off my files from work and requested my supportive team to help manage the production deadlines ...did I once...
11 Aug 2017
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Manavi and I were in the car waiting for Naresh to come back with some delicacies on our night time plunders .... The hotel chauffeur could not contain him self any more and said ..... "Aap Ke saath...
01 Aug 2017
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After a diagnosis of developmental disorder, the first target should be ADLs i.e. Activities of Daily Living , rather than academics. Here is a wonderful powerpoint in my files about ADLs. Unluckily...
13 Jul 2017
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Please make a 2 minute one where the person says why they support the ligitation..more videos the wider reach ... With each video we reach out to new people who might not even be connected to the...
08 Jul 2017
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#APPEAL_TO_PARENTS #TogetherWeCan an Advocacy group addressing to the rights of children with disabilities based in Kochi, Kerala has filed a #Public_Interest_Litigation on May 2nd 2017 @ Kerala High...
08 Jul 2017
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