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Alicia D

United States
I am the mother of 4 girls, my oldest being a teenager with severe autistic spectrum disorder, severe-profound cognitive impairments, and a seizure disorder. Though currently I am a stay-at-home Mom, (and aspiring writer) I have my Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology and have worked extensively with the developmental disabled population, with parent training in behavior management , and with...

Susan Patient Expert

Seattle, Washington
I am mom to Ainsley, an adorable two year old with a ready smile, who has been through more in her short life than most people will go through in their entire lives.  I am also mom to her two siblings Evie (age 8) and Adrian (age 6) and write about Ainsley's life, her medical conditions, and the challenges of raising a child with multiple special needs. I hope you find her story...
Communities: Children's Health

CrystalPeek

United States
I am a part time working mom of 3 children. Alana my oldest has Autism and Turner Syndrome Syndrome, she is 7 years old. I frequently write about her care, home programs, events we do/initiate that include children with special needs, struggles and triumphs, etc. I also write about her siblings Kaila and Donni and everything in between!

Nicolette B.

San Francisco, California
I'm neither a psychic nor a sage. I am a woman who, through hard won experience and sincere striving, has learned from life and wants to provide some answers to your deeply held questions. From a young age, I sought the deeper meaning of life. And my life did not disappoint. I learned about the nature of addiction, anger, building a business, bosses & bullies, childbirth,...

Erica and Chris .. Health Maven

Georgetown, Texas
Erica Stauffer My childhood was filled with country meadows, strife, and lessons that have both benefited me and haunted me during my adult life. I grew up in a family of 6, among them two sisters and a brother. Although we fought like cats and dogs, I love them all and am a better person today for having grown up with them. I have struggled with depression and anxiety since the age of 15 and...

Dr. Rory S. Doctor of PsychologyHealth Maven

Specialty: Clinical Psychology
Wilmington, Massachusetts
Dr. Stern is a father, husband, son, "former therapist," ADHD coach, and avid child advocate. He works from home while caring for his two young children. As an advocate in the ADHD community, Dr. Stern firmly believes in making sure the right information gets into the hands of the people who need it the most. He has often said, "There is too much misinformation about ADHD that...

BearTwinsMom Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Somewhere, Michigan
I'm a stay-at-home mom of fraternal twin boys, plus I attend graduate school (special education and reading.) I also have clinical depression, and I deal with it daily. One of my twins has high functioning autism/Asperger's Syndrome. I'm interested in the connection between depression and having a child/children with special needs. Each day I try to do better than the last. My blog is a...

Kate McLaughlin. Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Tucson, Arizona
I am an educator, writer, author, speaker and mental health advocate. My goals are to be loving, educate, encourage, empower those affected by mental illness, abolish mental illness myths & misunderstandings, eradicate stigma surrounding diseases of the brain,write creatively, speak provocatively, live passionately, and inspire hope. In addition to managing my own website, I regularly...

Peggy Lou Morgan Patient ExpertHealth Maven

LaPine, Oregon
I am Mom to Billy Ray, who became our son at 15 months of age, and is now 26 years old.  It has been quite a journey.  He is without a doubt my best teacher.  The things I have learned for and from him are shared in my blogs and websites and in Parenting Your Complex Child (AMACOM Books 2006) and Parenting An Adult with Disabilities or Special Needs (January 2009). For a...

Clueless C. Health Maven

La Palma, California
I am interested in psychology, my own psychological healing, eating healthy, and getting back in shape and exercising. I currently am receiving psychiatric and psychotherapy for major depression and post-traumatic stress disorder due to the emergence of 35 year old repressed memories of sadistic child abuse. I have a special interest in mental health, GLBT and developmental disabilities...