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    Help can you please explain?

    My daughter at the time was two she is now 3 scored positive on M-CHAT-R and also on M-CHAT-R/F?

    The M-CHAT-R was administered to assess risk for ASD ( Autism Spectrum Disorder) screened positive on the M-CHAT-R, screened positive on the M-CHAT-R/F exceeding the allowable failed responses.

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  • Story

    Posted 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    Pause

    My son and I had a long, tiring, stressful day at Children’s Hospital today. We end many of these appointments feeling drained and emotionally spent. I don’t often talk about the impact these visits have on us. As a parent of a child with special needs, it's ...

  • Story

    Posted 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    The First Day of School Jitters

    This month across the country, thousands of parents are sending their kids off for their first day of school. It is an exciting time… new pencils and notebooks, clean shoes and ironed shirts, maybe some nervous butterflies in small bellies. Some of the parents are nervous too though.

    “Will he ...

  • Story

    Posted 7 years ago

    Help for Families with Special Needs

    An interview with Louise Bruce about respite care.

    A Second Pair of Hands
    Early on, Louise Bruce, a "doer," didn't see that having a child with special needs meant having obstacles, and so she kept "bulldozing" ahead, staying active as she always had been. At some point she realized ...