"FYI - noticed some moms mentioned PlayDoh - it is great - might want to keep in mind that many special needs kids have special diets - if the child has any gluten allergy, intolerance, or sensitivity then PlayDoh is out."
"Kathy, To set yourself up for success, develop a plan and pick a start date. Jumping in with both feet before having everything in place will lead to stress, frustration and potentially giving up. So, a good place to start is to familiarize yourself…"
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Parenting teens is hard enough, but parenting a troubled teen can feel impossible. Most parents simply don’t have the training in psychotherapy techniques, communication skills, and mentoring necessary to guide a teen through the troubled years of adolescence, especially when that teen is also struggling with mental…