A developmental disability is a chronic disability present before the age of 22 that can include cognitive or physical limitations or a combination of both. It can cause certain areas of life to be difficult. These areas may include speaking, moving, learning and taking care of oneself. It is likely to last all of one's life.
Learn about the Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research and how they support families of children with autism in the Lubbock area.
Jennifer Allen was a television news producer and then became a stay at home mom for her son with Asperger syndrome. She started a non-profit agency to launch the website, “Aspergers 101,” dedicated to parents and professionals looking for information about Asperger Syndrome.
This article focuses on resources and information to help support children who are blind or visually impaired.