Category: Children with Special Needs

The Noble Academy Way: Through the Eyes of a School Counselor

By Guest Blogger Kelly Heritage, High School Counselor Perhaps thinking back upon your high school years stirs up nostalgia, fond thoughts of friends, fun, and days our...

“Doing Good Things Series” ~ The Robert DeLoach Heroes League

By Rachel Hoeing “The smiles on the kid’s faces during the game is priceless. There usually is not a dry eye in the stands when everyone sees these children...

“Doing Good Things Series” ~ Buddy Break

By Guest Blogger Ginger Shields, Director of Children’s Ministry Each month, West Market Street United Methodist Church in downtown Greensboro...

How Did You Know?

By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Smith The first question other moms typically ask me when I tell them that my son has behavior problems, is “How did you know”? In the...

Becoming His Sister

By Guest Blogger Jessie Tucker Mitchell In many ways my 11 year old daughter is still very innocent, still very much a child. She would rather spend an hour at the...

When I Can’t Be Supermom

By Guest Blogger Kathryn Sneed with Singing Though the Rain Last weekend we decided to drive an hour away to take my son on a train ride. My son is autistic and is just...

The Place I’ve Reached

By Guest Blogger Jessie Tucker Mitchell When our 17 month old son was prediagnosed with autism, my husband Robert and I were shocked. We had completely missed the signs...

You Might Be Surprised

By Guest Blogger Jennifer A. Janes, author of the blog Jennifer A. Janes When I received my daughter’s diagnoses, various specialists told me what I needed to know:...

Different is Beautiful

By Guest Blogger Sarah Scott What is a developmental delay? A developmental delay is when a child does not reach their developmental milestones at the expected times....

Letter to a Special Needs Sibling

By Jennifer Janes, author of the blog Jennifer A. Janes A version of this letter appeared originally on the blog Jennifer A. Janes. It has been modified and reprinted...