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Encouraging Late Talking Children
Finding ways to encourage late-talking children to communicate helps us to build better relationships within the family and community. When a child misses developmental milestones in speech, or does not speak at all, alternative forms of communication help them show us their full potential.
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Recognizing Early Signs of Autism
Cousins of Children with Special Needs
Explaining Down Syndrome to Children
Wearing Glasses in Early Childhood
Preparing for Emergencies - Children with Special Needs
Signing, Reading and Spelling
Oral Health and Dental Visits for Children
Cutting with Scissors and Other Fine Motor Skills
Printing and Cursive Handwriting for Children with Special Needs
Teaching Handwriting to Children with Special Needs
Person Centered Planning
Communicating with Babies
Music Education - Every Voice Heard
Children with Disabilities in Movies, Ads and Television
Grandparents of Children with Special Needs
Home Accessibility and Visitability
Down Syndrome Awareness Month - March or October?
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"Autism, The Musical" will premier on HBO on Tuesday, March 25, 2008,
and have an extended run on HBO.com March 26th - March 31st, 2008.
'The Miracle Project' is an innovative musical theatre
program based in Los Angeles founded by Elaine Hall
For clips from the film see:
To learn more about the families of the actors
featured in the film, children with autism, see:
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Pamela Wilson, Special Needs Children Editor