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  • 01:25

    Rights and Resources for Children Born with Disabilities

    in Parents

    If a child is born with a disability or disorder the challenges can be great. Many parents are not aware of their rights, the law, or the best steps to take to make sure that their children get the best care for optimal development.

    Today’s “Brains in Toyland” segment addresses steps parents should consider and resources they should know about if their child is born with a developmental challenge.

    Our guests are education attorneys Eileen Libutti and Jennifer Frankola of Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP who are experts in family advocacy.

    We hope this is informative.

    Email us any time with questions and suggestions info@KidsAtoZ.com.

    Follow us on Facebook or Dr.T on Twitter

    Best, The KidsAtoZ Team.


  • 00:30

    Children in the Paranormal

    in Spirituality

    How to identify and support children with paranormal / supernatural gifts.

  • 01:00

    The Value of Puppies, Children, and kisses

    in Lifestyle

    Have you thought about why humans own puppies?  Have you thought about why people have children?  What is the purpose of life, anyway?  What is puppy love?  What is friendship love, what is romantic-love?  How do you get the feelings associated with love.  What is love?  Where does love come from?

    Do you long for the peace that is associated with a lasting loving relationship?  Do you yearn for more than a dry kiss?  Do you want a big smack on your lips when you get home from work?  Not a kiss from the puppy, but, from a human being who cares about what you do to be of value?  Well, let's talk about love today!

  • 02:04

    Raising Children with Disabilities

    in Relationships

    The joy of being a Parent is one you can not put a price tag on. Some people choose to be child-free but many look forward to carrying their own babies, rolling on the floor with them, doing the small things, big ones and everything between. Then, the reality of life sets in, in a totally different way when our angels are diagnosed with having a disability. 


    On this week's episode we will be speaking with two wonderful women - BEBE CLEMENT and VICTORIA LAWRENCE on RAISING CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES - both sharing their personal stories. 

    Touching on - 
    How do you get a diagnosis?
    What can you do to help the child?
    How does it affect the family dynamic?
    How do siblings handle it?
    Financial/ marital pressures?
    What can family and friends do to help?
      How do you keep yourself sane?

  • 00:57

    How can Veterans help Students and Employees with Learning Disabilities Succeed?

    in Education

    Ask Dr. Applewhite (Host, Counselor. Educator and Army Veteran),  how Veterans with Disability can help others overcome the fear of asking for accommodations at school and work. Many students and employees hide their challenges to read, listen, and communicate until their performance is affected.  Guests address asking for accommodations from Disabled Student Resources and Employee Assistance Programs. Hear Special Guest, Dr. Beverly Poellnitz, Educator, Entrepreneur, from Maricopa Community College and others, as they enlighten us on how cultural considerations must be given when discussing any issue of learning, mental health,  and performance. To support our students and Veterans with disabilities reach their education and workforce goals visit http://whiteappleinstitute.org (Veteran operated nonprofit) and click on DONATE. This show previously aired in 2014 as Ask Dr. Applewhite About Support for Learning Disabilities.

  • 00:53

    Addressing Chronic Pain in Adults & Kids with Intellectual Disabilities

    in Health

    Children and adults with intellectual or developmental disability may not be able to always tell you that they are experiencing pain, but it’s our responsibility to understand there are many reasons that people with ID/DD are experiencing pain. In this episode of Pain Waves Radio by Pain BC, Dr. Beverley Temple discusses how we can improve the quality of life of those with ID/DD by addressing the issue of chronic pain.

    Dr. Temple is an Associate Professor with the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Health Sciences, College of Nursing and a Researcher with the St. Amant Research Centre. Her research focuses on support of people with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Autism and their families.

    This episode is generously co-sponsored by the Kootenay Community Council. The Kootenay Community Council, and other Community Councils around the province, work with Community Living BC (CLBC) to ensure accountability to communities, to inform CLBC of local trends and innovation, and to act in an advisory role at the local and regional levels. Community Living BC is the Crown Corporation that provides funding to support adults who are living with developmental disabilities in BC.

    You can access the Non-Communicating Adult Pain Checklist mentioned in the episode on Pain BC's website. Find more resources to support you on the St,Amant website and the Surrey Place Centre website. 

    Please note we are no longer taking calls to Pain Waves Radio by Pain BC.

  • Speak LIFE Into Our Children!

    in Culture

    During this episode we are discussing the issues children face and the importance of speaking LIFE into our babies.  Join us, along with our special guest Brandon Hardy, as we define the importance of speaking positivity into our children, believing in them and investing in them.

    Brandon works with students in grades 9-12.  He is a technology teacher, school administrator, technology student association sponsor, assistant robotics coach, and a distinguished gentleman mentoring group sponsor and mentor. 

    Join us Tuesday, November 3rd at 9:30 PM EST.

    Talk with you Tuesday! 

  • 01:01


    in Current Events

    Casey Gwin, attorney and president of the Family Justice Center, joins us to discuss children who grow up exposed to trauma like domestic violence and his new book, "Cheering for the Children."

  • 00:30

    MOMS, Make money from home in 5-10 minutes a day

    in Self Help

    Erin is a single mom of two beautiful children who works from home and she is going thare with us how she makes money AT home in as little as 5-10 minutes a day! BOOM! Im in!

  • 00:17

    Divorce and it's effects on children

    in Friends

    Join us this Sunday November 29th, 2015 at 5pm ( EST ),  10pm ( GMT ) and 11pm ( + 1GMT Nigeria )

    Chatting with the village on Moji's World
    This week, we will be chatting about divorce and it's effects on children  with me your host Moji Solar-Percy and our panel members  Sam Homer (UK), Missis Robinson (UK) Tai Oderinde (UK) Folasade IT-Chic (CAN), Dayo Adenekan (US) , special guest  Tobi Percy.

  • 01:58

    Introducing Children To Sex: Are We Doing Too Much Too Soon?

    in Women

    There was a time before television that childhood was a period of innocence. All that is gone now. With the Internet sending graphic sexual images to every device at our fingertips, childhood innocence is gone. What effect is this having on our children. In the controversial,film Chiraq about Chicago's gang violence, there is a graphic flashback scene in which the lead character, played by Nick Cannon, walks in on his mother having sex. This gives insight as to perhaps what happened that destroyed his respect for women. Today, our youth are raised in a culture with no consciousness of morals or family values. As a result children are conceived often without love or intention. Are we introducing too much sexuality to our children too soon and in a negative way that emotionally traumatized them? How do we take back control of the minds of our children and introduce spirituality to sexuality in a way that is wholesome and age appropriate