Mary talks with her good friend Sharon, from England, about the Rockin Mom connection that spans oceans. The two met while at the Rockin’ Mom Retreat in Phoenix.
Mary talks with Kristy Fuller about her son, Karver who has mosaic Down syndrome.
International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association https://www.imdsa.org/
Mary talks with Dr Susan Fawcett of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation about the challenges of a dual diagnosis of Down syndrome and Autism.
Putting The Pieces Together https://www.dsrf.org/blog/putting-the-pieces-together–the-down-syndrome-autism-connection
The Down Syndrome Resource Foundation https://www.dsrf.org/
Email Dr. Susan Fawcett : email@example.com
Building on her appearance in Episode 17, Katie Rinald returns to chat with Mary about steps and techniques for potty training.
Katie Rinald, BCBA Co-Director Blackbird Special Education https://blackbirdse.com/katie-rinald-bcba
Chummie Bedwetting Alarm https://chummiebedwettingalarm.com/
Ikea Chlldren’s Potty https://www.ikea.com/ca/en/p/lilla-childrens-potty-green-30193163/
Toilet Training Videos – YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HP60MoDRPdM
Mary talks with Sinead Quinn, a wellness coach who specializes in self-care of Special Needs Moms.
Grateful Wellness https://grateful-wellness.com/
Grateful Wellness For Special Needs Moms Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/groups/gwspecialneedsmoms/
“We Call B.S.” Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/we-call-b-s/id1481416740
In the opening episode of Series 2 Mary and Ron talk about frustration, tears, and how to recognize when you’ve “maxed out” as a special needs parent.
In the last episode of Season 1 Mary and Ron talk about how it all started. From our favourite episodes, where the show might go in Season 2, what we’re doing on the hiatus, and some possible forays into other media streams it’s a broad ranging discussion.
There is wine, beer, and Miss A’s Cookies to help us along.
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Mary and Ron talk about Mary’s recent trip to Nashville for the Rockin Mom Retreat. Mary talks to a number of the Retreat guests about where they’re from and what they do for self-care.
Head on over to the T21Mom Facebook page for some pics and videos. A word of caution – wine may have been involved.
For more on musician Luke Bryan
For more on musician Mark Wills
Mary talks with Dr. Karen Bopp about a dual diagnosis of Down syndrome and Autism, something previously thought impossible. They also talk about therapies, diagnosis methods, and support networks.
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