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Award winning, world renowned authors, psychiatrists, psychologists, physicians, advocates and respected children's foundations join us to help you better understand a special needs child.... and yourself. You are your child's best advocate - if not you then who - become an informed educated parent here at The Coffee Klatch.

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Dr Grandin is seeing a trend in parenting young adults with autism, the parents inability to let go and allow the young adult or child to develop life skills. She joins us today to discuss this issue and will be taking your calls. Dr.... more

Host Dr. Richard Selznick Guest Dr. Michael Bradley Raising a teenager was never supposed to be like this. In today's world, every thirteen-year-old child lives with issues like sex, violence, drugs, alcohol, divorced parents, and easy... more

At last! The long-awaited follow-up to the million-copy bestseller, The Out-Of-Sync Child! [is here! The Out-Of-Sync Child Grows Up, the latest in the ?Sync? series, offers practical advice for coping with Sensory Processing Disorder in the tween,... more

Schoo Struggles with host Dr. richard Selznick There's nothing more frustrating than watching your bright, talented son or daughter struggle with everyday tasks like finishing homework, putting away toys, or following instructions at school.... more

Dr. Tracy Alloway has specialized in the role that active working memory plays with learning and other areas of functioning. In this interview Dr. Alloway helps us understand active working memory and its impact. Tracy Packiam Alloway, PhD... more

Guest - Bonnie Schinagle - Special Education Attorney Part 3 Emotions May Run High What's most overwhelming in the experience of being a parent of a child within the special education system? What populations could be served better by... more

Host Marianne Russo Guest Amalia Starr I Have Autism…What'll I Do Without You, Mom? How to Prepare for When Your Special Needs Child Outlives You In Starr's latest book, ?I Have Autism…What'll I Do Without You,... more

Guest Bonnie Schinagle - Special Education Attorney Part 2 The IDEA FAPE - Free Appropriate Public Education LRE - Least Restrictive Environment What if my child isn't failing but is unable to learn or attend class due to... more

Guest Dr. Edward McCabe - Senior Vice President and Medical Director the March of Dimes Foundation State Health Officials Urged to Get Ready Now for Zika in US. At the ?Zika Summit? on Friday, experts prodded some 300... more

Do you have a child with behavioral issues? How do you get the right accommodations and appropriate placement under special education law? Part 1 Committee Meetings – The Process 504 IEP IDEA Classification How is... more
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