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Yeshiva Bonim Lamokom Day Habilitation (YBLDH) by Mindy Schlafrig (no comments yet)
Interview with Rabbi Zev Horowitz, Program Director of Yeshiva Bonim Lamokom Day Habilitation (YBLDH) (read more...)

When Things Don't Turn Out The Way You'd Wish Them (no comments yet)
Eliyahu HaNavi and Rabbi Yehoshua ben Levi stopped to spend the night (read more...)

The honest truth... by Leah J. and Sarah Sander (no comments yet)
The mother of a newly adopted child with Down Syndrome asks for advice (read more...)

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Common in Down Syndrome (no comments yet)
Studies by experts reveal that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is also suffered by individuals with Down syndrome. However, the problems resulting from untreated OSA may not be noticed as complications of the sleep apnea because they may overlap with the appearance of Down syndrome. (read more...)

Encounter on the B-11 by Eva Rosman (no comments yet)
It should have been an ordinary bus ride on an ordinary day. (read more...)

Disabilities - Challenges and Hidden Giftedness by Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski, M.D. and Ursula Schwartz, Ph.D. (no comments yet)
By giving us children to raise, G-d has entrusted us with a unique gift. (read more...)

Ask The Professional by Etty Terebelo OTR (no comments yet)
Questions asked to Etty Terebelo (read more...)

Ask the Professional (no comments yet)
Dear Etty: At which point in my child's life (he has Down syndrome) can I safely say (read more...)

Ask the Professional (no comments yet)
Dear Etty: This might sound like a silly question, but what does 'hypotonia' mean. (read more...)

A Life Time of Challenge by Randy Yudenfriend Glaser, C.S.W. (no comments yet)
Parents often feel lonely and isolated. (read more...)

A Keshet Moment...An Electrifying Moment by Todd Miller (no comments yet)
The following is an e-mail sent to Flora Abramson (read more...)

A Humorous Look at... Law and Disorders by Lori Miller Fox (no comments yet)
A light-hearted view of some of the labels and names people give to special children (read more...)

A Different Seder by Yaffa Leba Gottlieb (no comments yet)
When Mommy brought our little sister Mindy home, we all knew she was special. (read more...)

A Chronology of Emotions by Beverly Beckham (no comments yet)
I Will Have to Apologize to Her Someday... a grandmother's mixed feelings about her special granddaughter (read more...)