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Articles About "Childhood"
How Can I Tell if My Child Has a Problem Hearing?
Introduction Have you ever wondered about your child's hearing? Parents or other family members are most often the first to recognize a child's hearing difficulties. Since hearing is the primary modality in which young children acquire new information, any suspicion of a hearing loss in your...
Insulin-dependent diabetes (IDDM) is a chronic disease that usually begins in childhood. It is not the most common form of diabetes--IDDM accounts for only 5 percent or less of diabetes in this country. Often, though, IDDM has a much greater impact on a person's life than the more common adultonset... Using Knowledge To Teach Others
It was the late 60's, the era of love, peace, and the free-spirited, when my birthparents met. How they met is still a mystery to me. Perhaps they were in a commune and she heard him read his poetry and got all starry-eyed. Or perhaps he heard her singing Joan Baez and fell head over heels in love.... Social Worker: Bringing Your Vietnamese Child Home
Vietnam Adoptions: Assessing Your Child’s Developmental Needs Adoption and bringing your new infant or toddler home from Vietnam are very exciting and memorable times. Once calmness descends upon your household however parents direct their full attention to their child’s development...
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"Childhood" in the Adoption Blogs
The Rest of the Story!
October 14, 2013, 7:40 pm
Last post I mentioned my search for my two remaining siblings from my birth mother.
My next task was to focus on the paternal side of the family. Of my siblings, I share both parents with only my brother John with whom we have not made successful contact. What about my birth father's side of... Will they Ever be OURS?
September 19, 2013, 8:10 am
We are a visible family. We have 5 kids and not one of them looks like me (although a couple of them act like me!). It's obvious that they're "ours" and that we adopted them. Our visibility opens the door to a lot of questions; it goes with the territory.
People wonder about a lot of things,... More family!!!
October 14, 2013, 6:32 pm
Last time I mentioned finding my birth mom and oldest sister and my lack of success in contacting my (full) brother, John.
Despite those setbacks, I do have a younger brother. After lots of searching, I found the youngest of the clan in West Texas. He is thirteen years my junior and such a...
"Childhood" in the Adoption Forums
Is the Board ?
November 25, 2013, 5:49 am
Is the board getting awfully "RAD" happy? Are we calling "attachment concerns" RAD? Are we saying RAD willy nilly? Are we using it for every challenging child or situation? Are we using it instead of various other issues (FAS, drug exposed, bipolar, adhd, ODD, trauma, fear)? Are we even using...
Mental Health/Low IQ/Partial Hospitalization
November 26, 2013, 4:24 pm
I have posted before about being "on the fence" with adopting our FD. I'm posting this post because I have specific Mental Health/IQ questions/concerns:
The good.... she is extremely polite and kind. Never talks back, pleasant, etc.
The concerns: She has a low IQ (72). Can people with a...
Struggling with... ADHD? 7yo-ness? Something else?
November 17, 2013, 9:46 pm
I'm struggling with Cricket and would love some insight.
I could tell a bunch of stories, but I think the heart of the matter is control.
I am his locus of control. He requires constant suggestions, reminders, questions, commands, to do what he is supposed to do. When he is in control, or...
To Tell the SW or Not (ie visits)
November 15, 2013, 3:50 pm
Background: My kids all have the same bio mom so I've known and worked with her for 2 plus years and 3 children. And, of course, multiple SWs. We just got a new SW at the beginning of Nov. We've only had one visit with her "in charge" (I won't say supervising because I was in the room with bio...
Stories About "Childhood"
A Broken Biological Father’s Story
I am the birth father of a now 19 year old girl, her name is Tavia.I was 17 (her mom was 17 also) when she was born and I wanted to be in her life, well the birth mom did not let me. I wanted to get... Thank You For Giving Me Life
I have been reunited with my birth sister who was given life nearly 41 years ago.I found out about this 5 years ago and with my Mom's blessing, I began my search online. At every registry I came... After the Adoption...
I am a 38-year-old woman who was adopted. My mother relinquished her rights to me at birth, but I lived with foster parents until I was adopted at 18 1/2 months old. I wish I could share a joyous...
"Childhood" on Adoption.com
Early Education for Children with Special Needs
Dimensions of Early Childhood, 22(2), 14-18. Wright, Arlene, & Ireton, Harold. (1995). Child development days: new approach to screening for early iIntervention. Journal of Early Education, 19(12), 253-63. Related Topics Early Intervention Young Children
Multicultural Parents and Families : How You Can Be Involved ...
Dimensions of Early Childhood 22(4): 17-21. Williams, Leslie R. (1991). Curriculum Making in Two Voices: Dilemmas of Inclusion in Early Childhood Education. Early Childhood Research Quarterly 6: 303-311. Willis, Arlette. (1996). Personal communication.
Foster Care Book: Chapter 22 - Child, Children, Foster, Kid, Kids
Chapter 22 - Summary . In summary - - Even though I, earlier, ... I Had A Bad Childhood Is used every day in court to justify breaking the law. The kids will also use it to their advantage because they hear the adults saying it.
Childhood Obesity: - Adoption Library. Articles, Information ...
Managing Your Child's Food Environment Introduction Obesity in America has increased among every age group, including children. Using the 85th percentile for body mass index, experts report that 22% of children and adolescents are obese.
Web Results for "Childhood"
Scream/Childhood - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Scream"/" Childhood " is the lead single from Michael Jackson's ninth studio album, HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I where "Scream" is the first song and "Childhood" is the tenth song on the second disc of the album HIStory Continues. The A-side, "Scream", is a duet with his ...
Childhood Lovers. 22 - Page 1 - Wattpad
Hayden and Chase were best friends up to the age of seven. Then, Chase moved away to California. The summer going int...
22 Of Your Childhood Style Icons, Revisited - BuzzFeed
From Rainbow Brite to Angela Chase, this is how you thought you'd get to dress someday, but at some point you accidentally started dressing...