Issue #7 - 1999

Articles in this issue

General Articles

Disabilities - Challenges and Hidden Giftedness by Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski, M.D. and Ursula Schwartz, Ph.D.
By giving us children to raise, G-d has entrusted us with a unique gift.

Grandparents

A long journey by Chana Myerson
For years, my in-laws (not yet frum) had been warning us

Mailbag

Letters by T.M.

Letter

Letter by Helen Gottesman

Perspectives

Don't Let Me Fall by Shifra Bar Memel
Two hours ago I delivered a beautiful baby girl with Down syndrome. When she came out, she seemed normal to me. I asked, Is she normal?

Focus

101 Ways to Help The Child Learn to Talk
Compilation of tips, ideas and approaches suggested and utilized by a group of speech and language professionals.

Questions and Answers on Speech Development by Dr. Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Q. My 4-year-old son who has Down syndrome

Speech, Language, Communication and Down Syndrome by Wee Speech P.C.
The ability to communicate is a learned process that begins at birth

Poetic License

Two Words by Cheryl Ward
Your birth brought us closer

Up Syndrome

Up Syndrome
EX-ACTLY!!!