Special Needs Parenting Archive

Handling a Mass Meltdown

  Editor’s note: Today, we continue our two part series with another wonderful excerpt from Faith, Family, and Children with Special Needs by David Rizzo. David’s book is a fantastic resource for any family blessed with a child with

His 100%

It is a mother’s fear, a mother’s concern; that my son Paul is three and does not speak.  He’s social. He smiles. He says some things. He dumps oatmeal on his head if I’m not vigilant.  He


My two year old woke up on the wrong side of bed yesterday. He woke up ravenous and angry about that physical fact. He slumped at the top of the stairs and cried until his brother picked him up