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Ohio Bill Would Add Dyslexia To Mandatory Screenings

Ohio Bill Would Add Dyslexia To Mandatory Screenings | CAPD | Scoop.it
In an Ohio Bill, a new disability is being added to a list of others for mandatory screening.
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Special Needs Parenting: 10 Tips for Holiday Stress Reduction

Special Needs Parenting: 10 Tips for Holiday Stress Reduction | CAPD | Scoop.it
Andrea Schneider, LCSW - It's a challenging time of year for any parent, but even more so for parents of children with special needs. Here are 10 tips that can help them minimize stress during the ...
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auditory processing disorder: what we know

No one ever said being a parent was easy, but some days it can be damn hard - we have been faced with choices that for average kids can be difficult but for children with APD the hill is higher and choices harder.

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Article: Displaying Confidence in Your Special Needs Child

Article: Displaying Confidence in Your Special Needs Child | CAPD | Scoop.it
Displaying Confidence in your Special Needs Child http://special-ism.com/displaying-confidence-in-your-special-needs-child/ It's an article about learning to let go and stopping yourself from reducing your child's hurdles ...
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Puberty, Sex Ed and the Child with Special Needs

Puberty, Sex Ed and the Child with Special Needs | CAPD | Scoop.it
I am 40 years old, married and have one 11 year old child and yet I am still waiting for my Dad to have “the talk” with me. Based on the conversations I have had with my friends, I am not alone.
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Travel Tips For Special Needs Families | Brain Balance Achievement Centers

Travel Tips For Special Needs Families | Brain Balance Achievement Centers | CAPD | Scoop.it
Summer vacation is around the corner! Enjoy & share these travel tips for special needs families and make your summer vacation a success! (RT @Brain_Balance: Travel tips for families with kids who have special needs!
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Teenager with CAPD relishes future

Teenager with CAPD relishes future | CAPD | Scoop.it

Eighteen-year-old Melina Mae Antoniou-Davis is seizing every opportunity that comes her way. The Davidson Early College graduate learned at an early age she would have to work harder than other students after being diagnosed with Central Auditory Processing Disorder.

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Dysgraphia Learning Disability

Dysgraphia Learning Disability | CAPD | Scoop.it
Dysgraphia is a type of learning disability in which children have problems with writing, including handwriting and spelling.
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Dyslexia Untied: Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA ...

Dyslexia Untied: Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA ... | CAPD | Scoop.it
“OSA is known to be associated with deficits in attention, cognition, and executive function,” said lead author Ann Halbower, MD, Associate Professor at the Children's Hospital Sleep Center and University of Colorado Denver.
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LDAMichigan IDEA Exchange: Comments on the DSM-5

LDAMichigan IDEA Exchange: Comments on the DSM-5 | CAPD | Scoop.it
The Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan is an all volunteer 501(c)3 non- profit organization representing families and educators of persons with learning disabilities. Our offices are located at 200 Museum Drive, Ste.
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Dr.Bruce Burch » San Francisco Special Needs Dental Office The ...

Dr.Bruce Burch » San Francisco Special Needs Dental Office The ... | CAPD | Scoop.it
San Francisco special needs dentist office, The Blende Dental Group is hosting a free autism awareness event for the public on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 5:30 until 7 pm. The Autism and Oral Health event will include ...
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Schoolboy entrepreneur with dyslexia makes £500000 | Dore

Schoolboy entrepreneur with dyslexia makes £500000 | Dore | CAPD | Scoop.it
Schoolboy entrepreneur makes £500000 after launching ten businesses around the world. A severely dyslexic A-Level student has launched 10 companies around the globe which he claims have generated more than £500000 over the past ...
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Learning Disabilities and the Police « MentalHealthCop

Learning Disabilities and the Police « MentalHealthCop | CAPD | Scoop.it
I want to highlight a few issues around Learning Disabilities – not least because it is Learning Disabilities Week 2012. This is not only to provide information with links for the benefit of police officers who may need to know ...
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Is Your Program, School & Community Inclusive of All Youth ...

Is Your Program, School & Community Inclusive of All Youth ... | CAPD | Scoop.it
Although UDL is particularly important for students with learning disabilities, UDL benefits everyone in today's diverse classroom or instructional setting. For instance, video captioning helps students with hearing impairments, ...
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Mosaic of Minds: How to talk to someone with hearing loss or auditory processing disorder

RT @mosaicofminds: How to talk to people with hearing loss or auditory processing problems #APD #CAPD, and why do it that way http://t.co/kLgEW7I4...
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Learning disabilities: What is dysgraphia? - by Dean Traylor - Helium

Learning disabilities: What is dysgraphia? - by Dean Traylor - Helium | CAPD | Scoop.it
In kindergarten, a girl who read well for her age had one major weakness: her writing was sloppy. Despite being given a sentence at the top of her..., Dean Traylor (What is Dsygraphia?
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IndyCar's Wilson promoting dyslexia awareness | EdPsyc.org

IndyCar's Wilson promoting dyslexia awareness | EdPsyc.org | CAPD | Scoop.it
June 20, 2012 WEST ALLIS, Wis. – Justin Wilson still remembers a time when his classmates considered it laughable that he might one day grow up to become a professional race car driver. PsycPORT: Psychology Newswire ...
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Local dyslexia center looking for more tutors

Local dyslexia center looking for more tutors | CAPD | Scoop.it
When Raquel Sosalla was younger, she didn't learn what she needed to help her overcome her dyslexia.
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What is Auditory Processing Disorder or CAPD

AUDITORY PROCESSING - is the ability to listen, comprehend, and respond to information that we hear through our auditory channels. This includes the detection of sound by the external ear and the transmission of sound through the auditory pathways to the brain.

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Origins: Central Auditory Processing Disorders

Some of these disorders include attention deficit / hyperactivity disorder, autism, dyslexia, and auditory processing disorders. Training the patient to listen can stimulate central and cortical organization.
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Perseverance Pays Off | Scholarships

Yukon College Graduate and Learning Disabilities Association of Canada Scholarship Winner Tara Goodwin talks about her experiences with a learning disability and how she was able to achieve success despite all the ...
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I Think My Child Has a Learning Disability...Now What?

I Think My Child Has a Learning Disability...Now What? | CAPD | Scoop.it
In this next video (7:31), Learning Disabilities Expert Dr. Sheldon Horowitz explains the different types of learning disabilities and their impact on people with them. Some Good Links. A Library of Helpful Resources · Checking ...
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The Alphabet Family: Auditory Processing Disorder

The Alphabet Family: Auditory Processing Disorder | CAPD | Scoop.it
A while back during speech therapy for Eli, his therapist (an SLP) informed me she believed Eli should be tested for Auditory Processing Disorder (APD). We had talked about this before, but she is not the type to just jump into ...
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Changes in Arlington school district's dyslexia program worry parent - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Changes in Arlington school district's dyslexia program worry parent - Fort Worth Star Telegram | CAPD | Scoop.it
Changes in Arlington school district's dyslexia program worry parentFort Worth Star TelegramA parent is concerned about the Arlington school district's plan.
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he Real Me: A look at Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, and Learning Disabilities

Jo Polk's look at the dyslexic and dysgraphic student with learning disabilities in her class room.
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