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April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Britney, Instagram, post, pregnant, Spears

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Categories: Parenting

Months after Britney Spears was released from the conservatorship that she said was restricting her from having a third child, the pop star announced Monday in an Instagram post that she is pregnant. In explosive testimony last year, Ms. Spears called the conservatorship that had governed her life for 13 years “abusive,” saying the people […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Focus, Parenting, simple

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Categories: Special Needs Parenting

Parenting In Focus: Simple things By Cynthia Martin For the Sequim Gazette • April 13, 2022 1:30 am As a parent, you are your child’s most important teacher. This is why it is very important that you spend one-on-one time with him every day. Take time to talk with him about all the things around […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Boundaries, Setting, Work

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Categories: adhd

As someone with boundary-recognition disorder, I’ve worked all my life to learn where the line is for others. Comedians understand the importance of finding (and sometimes crossing) that line. In the context of a comedy club, it’s socially acceptable to flaunt the audience’s line. At work? Not that much. Oversharing at Work I recently started […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Acquiescence, AGE, Autism, Month

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Categories: autism

Note: We’re grateful to Anne Dachel for sharing these stories with our AoA readers weekly. While they may seem repetitive, they are indicative of the scope of the problem the autism epidemic continues to present. Every story represents families in turmoil, school districts in a quandary and nations in trouble. ### By Anne Dachel There’s […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: chronic, Procrastination, solutions

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Categories: adhd

Like the neighborhood bully, that tormenting task taunts you week after week from the top of your to-do list. You want to vanquish it, but you can’t – and you’re not sure why. Advice to “just do it” or break down the task into smaller chunks doesn’t help. The tormentor remains — amassing energy with […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: amendment, calendar, education, EIS, School, slight

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Categories: Special needs education

The remaining Fridays of the Elizabethtown Independent School District calendar have been converted from shortened school days to regular instructional days. The revised school calendar, which also includes a make-up day scheduled for May 17, which was approved during Monday’s EIS Board of Education meeting. EIS canceled school four days this past winter because of […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: baby, consumed, decision

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Categories: Parenting

“What kind of milk do you want?” the young woman’s voice asked through the Starbucks drive-through intercom. I glanced at the list of substitutes on the menu. “I…don’t know,” I replied, choking back tears. “Let’s just go with regular milk, then?” the intercom voice softened. By the time I got to the window, I had […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: ADHD, Berrier, Business, Consulting, Corey, Sales

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Categories: adhd

Corey Berrier- The Sales CEO has over 25 years of experience training individuals and teams on high performance sales processes. The Sales CEO is a boutique coaching firm specializing in sales development with a focus on ADHD. Using his ADHD superpower Corey has developed systems and processes that allow business owners to maximize employee experience […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Autism, brain, gene, lead, mutations, organoids, overgrowth, People, show, Spectrum, Top

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Categories: autism

Early overgrowth: In their first few weeks of development, organoids with two intact copies of CHD8 (top) developed excitatory neurons more slowly than organoids missing a copy of the gene (bottom). Editor’s Note This article was originally published 11 January 2021, based on preliminary findings presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting. The results […]

April 20, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Business, Messy, Organized

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Categories: adhd

Helping our kids learn to get themselves organized is one of the greatest challenges we face as parents, isn’t it? We all appreciate how important it is for our kids to learn to “get organized,” because we understand what our kids don’t, yet, that organization impacts every aspect of life: school (or work), home, and […]