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  • 01:09

    Bright Not Broken - Missed Giftedness ADHD Autism

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    Missing the Giftedness in children diagnosed with ADHD, Autism, and related disorders.
    SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted) experts Dr. Marianne Kuzujanakis , Dr. James Webb and Dr Rosina Gallagher Talk about their Misdiagnosis Initiative - Gifted 2e ADHD Autism. Designed to help educate parents and health care professionals on the risks of misdiagnosis and how to avoid them.  This project centers on the importance of understanding Giftedness and how these traits can often be confused with or accompany traits of disability resulting in Twice-Exceptionality. Whether you have a child affected, you are a professional in the field or you would just like to better understand what it truly means to be 2e this is the show to listen to!

  • 00:15

    Study Skills: How to Improve Your Student's Task Completion

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    Join Jennifer M Hatfield, MHS,ccc/slp when she shares WHY students don't complete tasks and can only offer excuses as to why. 
    In this episode you'll learn:
    (1) Why students make excuses
    (2) Why students appear "lazy"
    (3) How to help your student complete more tasks
    Can't listen live? No problem, download the archive after the show from BTR or iTunes. 
    Are you struggling with a student who doesn't complete tasks, is failing classes, is disorganized and more? Visit Jennifer's website for more tips on how to help them. 

  • 01:02

    Prenatal Alcohol and Drug Exposure: Interview with Dr. Ira Chasnoff

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    Host Dawn Davenport interviewed Dr. Ira Chasnoff, one of the nation's leading researchers studying the effects of maternal alcohol and drug use on the newborn infant and child.
    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:   Blog summary of the show   Highlights   More Creating a Family resources on adoption can be found here.

  • 00:47

    How to avoid the #1 potty training mistake

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    In this week's episode we'll be discussing PROMPTING. How to prompt your child to use the potty effectively is 90% of potty training. Effective prompting is met with cooperation, reducing the likelihood of  accidents and power struggles. Effective prompting is imperative to setting yourselves up for success within the first few days of potty training.
    After Jamie speaks on prompting for a short bit, we'll open the lines for ANY questions you may have for her. Questions are not limited to the weekly topic.

  • 00:14

    Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

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    As we remember and celebrate those that died in service to our country, we also send lots of love out to those families who are still struggling with the addiction of a loved one. Back when Frank and I were in the muck of our own family recovery, sometimes weekends like this only served as a reminder of how far we had to go. We hope this weekend we can offer some solace; some hope that one day, you will find recovery, and have a peaceful family and home again. Until then, know that we are thinking of you, and working tirelessly to help you have access to resources that will get you where you want to be. 

  • 00:32

    Encouraging Communication with Lauren Robinson

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    Join Sara Bingham, WeeHands Founder and author of The Baby Signing Book, each week as she shares parenting tips, language development strategies, and the joys of connecting with your baby, toddler and/or preschool child.
    Since 2001, WeeHands has been an industry-leading children's sign language and language development program delivered through interactive, fun classes, as well as a line of tailored products. In 2014, WeeHands became part of Morneau Shepell’s Children's Support Solutions, an organization that provides health-centered and educational services to children with differences to help them reach their potential.
    This week, Sara will chat with Lauren Robinson, a speech language pathologist with Children's Support Solutions, about our favourite topic...early language development!

  • 00:27

    "No Boundary" Bondage

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    In this episode, you will learn how to reclaim your role as a parent when others attempt to take over.  Boundaries are a necessary and healthy part of any relationship.  If you have found it difficult to say "no" and are trying to keep the peace, if you haven't known how to handle a situation where a loved one is imposing, this episode will offer you insights into embracing your role as a parent and guardian over your children.  
    Julie is an international Mentor, Family Advocate, Certified Emotional Health Coach, Author and Speaker.  She is an expert connector.  If you would like to connect with Julie, you can schedule a free, no-obligation Clarity Call at www.Calendly.com/Julie-connector.  You can also discover more about Julie and her services at OllinConnections.com.

  • 00:35

    Child Sex Trafficking - Modern Day Slavery in The US

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    Today our guest is Maia Sciupac. In the last 10 years human trafficking and sex trafficking have received increasing public awareness but we've actually just begun to confront the complexity of this issue. Given that these children most often have other serious challenges, such as: poverty, homelessness, mental and other health related concerns, Ms. Sciupac proposes that involving appropriate community agencies/organizations who deal with the consequences of this heinous crime coordinate their services so as best to help these children.
    Maia Sciupac is the Principal Consultant and Founding Partner at Create&, a consulting company that drives innovative ideas into action, using business, communication and design. With over 10 years of experience in the anti-trafficking field, she previously worked as a Program Manager and Creative Lead at Thorn, an organization that develops technology to fight the sexual exploitation of children. Prior to that, she spearheaded the Alameda County District Attorney Office's, Human Exploitation and Trafficking (H.E.A.T.) Watch Program, a nationally-recognized, award-winning initiative to combat modern-day slavery. While at H.E.A.T. Watch, Maia helped build the program into a 5-point strategy to include an annual billboard campaign, graphic novel series, radio show, and online toolkit to name a few. Maia also has experience working directly with survivors as a 2010 Client Services & Outreach Fellow for Polaris, a national NGO dedicated to combatting domestic human trafficking, and starting her own radio show about modern-day slavery. Maia graduated with a BA, summa cum laude, from UC Berkeley, and is pursuing her MBA from John Hopkins University. She currently lives in Washington D.C. with her husband. 

  • 00:30

    Keeping it Real with Beth & Darin...WE'RE BACK!

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    Sorry it's been so long dear listeners but our schedules have been a bit hectic lately and we finally figured out a time and day where we are in the same place at the same time so we could do our show.  So listen in and get ready to laugh, catch up on the news and what's going on with the Feldmans.

  • 00:37

    Freezing Life, Freezing Eggs, Freezing Fertili

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    In this episode Toni Nagy interviews Sarah Elizabeth Richards, author of the book "Motherhood Rescheduled: The New Frontier of Egg Freezing and the Women Who Tried It."  When Sarah was nearing 40, she decided that she was going to freeze 70 of her eggs in order to take control of her fertility, and allow herself some time to start the family she always dreamed of.  Her story is very touching, and shines a light on a variety of issues around women's health, feminism, the limitations of biology, and advances in science.     

  • 00:24

    Baby Ayla Reynolds Trista Reynolds Conferencia

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    Alya Reynolds,de 21 meses, fue reportada como desaparecida por su padre la mañana del 17 de diciembre 2011. La policía reportó que DiPietro les dijo que puso a Ayla en la cama a las 8 pm la noche anterior.
    Hoy compartio informacion la madre Trista Reynolds informacion compartida con ella en Enero 2013.