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Autism Awareness Month!

April is Autism Awareness month!  According to the CDC, 1 in 68 children has been identified as having an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  With the increasing prevalence of the disorder, it is more and more common that you will know someone who has ASD, possibly a member of your family, friends, or neighbors.  ASD can affect […]

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The Power of “Yes”

A few weeks ago while getting ready for work and daycare on a Tuesday morning I realized that my nearly-four-year-old “big boy” was extra clingy, extra whiny, and overall extra needy. The child who the week before had proudly shown off the fact that he could put on his own shoes AND socks was now […]

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