Children with Special Needs Archive

Mental Health Issues of Diabetes


Lee Ducat and Dr. Arthur Rubenstein speak with Joyce and Mike about their forthoming conference, “Mental Health Issues of Diabetes,” to be held October 7 in Philadelphia.

Support for Children whose siblings have special needs

Elizabeth Batson’s new book *I Have Needs Too! Supporting the Child Whose Sibling Has Special Needs* offers parents insight and practical advice on how to help their children deal with issues such as embarrassment, the wish for understanding, the sense of responsibility, the importance of fairness, the need for protection, and the sense love and joy that they share with their brother or sister.

The Mystery of Risk

Joyce talks with Dr. Ira Chasnoff about use of alcohol during pregnancy and other risks to unborn children, and managing a child with fetal alcohol syndrome.