OUR DAUGHTER HAS DRAVET SYNDROME

OUR DAUGHTER HAS DRAVET SYNDROME

I remember it like it was yesterday. In was a breezy day in May. The sun was shining and the kids were anxious were to get back outside as we sat in the doctor’s office waiting for the dreaded diagnosis. “Skye has Dravet Syndrome.” Those four words knocked me off my feet, and I still …

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TOURETTE’S SYNDROME AND SCHOOL: WHAT TO EXPECT AND HOW TO COPE

TOURETTE’S SYNDROME AND SCHOOL

When your child has Tourette’s Syndrome(TS), life at school can be a challenge. From feelings of embarrassment, struggles with workload, and instances of bullying, school can be a scary place for both you and your child. Establishing good communication, mutual respect, and an overall understanding of the disorder between educators, peers, and your child will …

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