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A. Duane Arbogast, the former chief academic officer for the school system, resigned Feb. 14 to become vice president of educational services and chief operating officer at the Baltimore-based Children's Guild as of Monday.
JACKSON On Monday night, Michael Hart was bowling at Airport Lanes when he turned and said to no one in particular that it's difficult to bowl when you hit a cell phone in your packet.
The National Association for Child Development and Blue Whale Apps announced today the release of two new iPad apps - "Speech Therapy for Apraxia - 2 Syllable Words" and "Speech Therapy for Apraxia - Ending Sounds."
A HOYLAKE mum with a desire to raise awareness of the condition that changed the lives of both her and her son has seen her online blog become a worldwide hit.
ANON ALCOHOLISM SUPPORT: An anonymous fellowship of people whose lives have been affected by another person's drinking.
Students at Cardiff University will mentor teenagers with autistic spectrum disorders as part of a new scheme to encourage more to attend university.
AutismSpeaks Vids uploaded a video last week, 'Boy with Autism Gets Surprise Gift from Trash Man.'
The following was submitted to Patch by Team Franklin Lakes. It is also an Axis blog post .
Guest post by Dayna Berghan-Whyman: In our little family there are the three of us: myself, my husband, and our daughter Freya.
Two months ago, I interviewed neurologist Ray Dorsey, M.D., co-director of the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics at the University of Rochester, for a story I wrote based on a study he led.
Dr. Westman has surveyed the literature and shows that the underlying reasons one-third of the children in the United States are not doing well have more to do with parents than schools.
Boys are at greater risk for delayed language development than girls, according to a new study using data from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study.
New York, NY, February 19, 2014 -- -- New York Institute of Beauty provided their services on Monday, February 10, 2014 at Blinged Out by India fashion show during New York Fashion Week.
Acclaimed vocalist Kevin Mahogany will headline this spring's "Alive in the World" Concert benefiting The Foundation for The Developmentally Disabled.
Dear Dr. K: In yesterday's column, a reader asked whether she should be tested for genes linked to Alzheimer's disease.
Shana Negin, left, of Oakland, high-fives her daughter Seneca Johnson, 1, as they play with her other daughter Talia Johnson, 3, center, at Montclair Park in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014.
A stylish lineup of Atlanta boutiques will be in the spotlight for this year's Fashion a Cure luncheon Feb. 26 at the Piedmont Driving Club in Midtown.
MYRTLE BEACH, SC - A Myrtle Beach man was arrested Wednesday morning after police said he spanked a child with a "switch."
Most days after school you will find freshman Jonas Hetrick preparing the basketball court for the Oak Harbor High School girls varsity basketball team.
On April 27, dozens of supporters of the Lucas family will participate in the Glass City Marathon to raise money to help other families whose children have special needs.