Autism, Speech & Language, Uncategorized

DS/ASD as I know it: The process of diagnosing autism in children with Down syndrome

Although Autism Awareness Month is over, today starts May is Better Hearing & Speech Month! To continue our series on dual-diagnosis is an interview with Jennifer Weiner, MA, CCC-SLP. Jennifer is a speech-language pathologist who has worked in clinical and educational settings treating children with a variety of developmental disabilities, including Autism and Down syndrome, for… Continue reading DS/ASD as I know it: The process of diagnosing autism in children with Down syndrome

Autism, Family, Uncategorized

DS/ASD as I know it: An interview with an adoptive parent

Everyone wants to have a chance to love and be loved. Everyone deserves a home where they can be accepted for who they are, where all pretenses can be dropped. Unconditionally.