Cerebral palsy affects over Americans, yet there is no federal funding dedicated to research and prevention of cerebral palsy. Please write your congress person at these links in order to voice your support for research on cerebral palsy prevention.
Teaching your child to recognize and regulate emotions is especially difficult if the child is on the autism spectrum. Emotion thermometers are designed to help you and your child recognize the early warning signs before a meltdown happens.
Ali is from Afghanistan. The most important thing he brought from home is this white handkerchief, given to him by his mother when he was eight years old. It has an embroidered phrase saying “I love you my child”. This was the last thing Ali got from his mother, as he was sent to Iran to escape the violence. “It is my heart. I feel I have my mother always by my side”, he says.UNHCR/Th. Tsantas Visit 1family www.unhcr.org/1family