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Courtney B A Legion for Liam
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Mother of a 10 y.o. boy with Autism, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD, SPD, OCD and Anxiety. Ddvocate, artist, writer/blogger, support group founder
Mother of a 10 y.o. boy with Autism, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD, SPD, OCD and Anxiety. Ddvocate, artist, writer/blogger, support group founder

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Teeth Brushing Sensory Style
    I'm not going to lie. My son doesn't brush his teeth every day. At least with toothpaste, that is.     I know, I know. You're all thinking, "What? Then how is she going to tell us about teeth brushing sensory style?" I'm going to tell you what I learned...
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I Saw You Judging
To the gentleman man at the Sayre, Pa Walmart this evening. I saw you. First I saw you in the sporting goods section, boasting to all of your friends that “Not everyone is a real hunter! I’m sick of these fake guys around here. It’s pathetic.” I shook my he...
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Why Some of Us Can't Say "Me Too"
    Unless you're living under a rock, you're becoming aware of the "Me Too" campaign started by Alyssa Milano, and in regards to that pig Harvey Weinstein.     Just in case you're too busy, or just not on social media, to sum it up, women everywhere are tw...
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Snappy Self Care for Special Needs Parents
     I just had a REAL bath for the first time this week! It was glorious! I feel so clean, so refreshed.      I know you're wondering why today was the first time all week that I've taken a bath. Well, simply put, my child has been in crisis mode since Mon...
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Mental Illness Affects Our Youth and They Need Our Help
    I have fecking had it with the mental health system in the United States. I know I know, I should be grateful we live here, but at the moment, I'm not.     I'm not because absolutely no value is put into the mental health system or into our children's, ...
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#HELP The Word We Need to Know is Okay to Say
You guys! I was finally starting to pull out of my funk, and give this page more attention.... and then I heard about Chester Bennington. 's death. I was sitting in the office of my son's mental health psychiatrist when I read it. Tears immediately filled m...
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Let's Talk About Impulse Control and Autism
Impulse control has always been an issue with my little man. Now that he's getting older, it's getting even harder to help him restrain himself from acting out on impulse. This causes many issues. Let's discuss some of these issues, then we will move on to ...
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The System is Failing Our Children
How is it that the systems put in place to help or protect our children are actually failing them?      We live in Pennsylvania. Liam was diagnosed on the spectrum six years ago. (In the years following, many diagnoses would follow.) At that time, our state...
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