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My son is in a severely handicapped class for autism and has
My son is in a severely handicapped class for autism and has been for 4 years he needs to be In a kindergarten class so he can get his diploma I presume this is because his diagnosis was "full blown" … read more
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My son has just been diagnosed with PDD-NOS. He has higher
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