1. During times of transition, parents of special needs children or young adults, can experience exacerbation of "chronic sorrow." There are, however, helpful coping tips for exacerbations of chronic sorrow. Learn 5 of these tips in an upcoming book by Debbie Oveland, mother of a daughter with special needs, a board certified family nurse practitioner with over 30 years of clinical experience, and a
    Visionary and Special Needs Education Consultant.

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  3. When "Julia" was adopted, she has been so abused as the child that she refused to let anyone get close to her. She had been to 15 foster homes and several hospitals. Her adoptive father tells the moving story of her healing and how he got her daughter back.

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  4. Fiesta Especial Duchess Lizzie Oveland, mom, Debbie Oveland and Ms. Veronica Leno team up to donate toys to Eva's Escape in San Antonio, Texas, on behalf of the Fiesta Especial Royal Court Alumni group. The toys will benefit the children at the Battered Women's Shelter. Giving is so much fun!

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SpeciaLives is a channel devoted to empowering parents of young adults on a special path with knowledge they must know to help them and their young adult reach the next level in the transition from teen to adult. We provide the how-to's and answer your…


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SpeciaLives is a channel devoted to empowering parents of young adults on a special path with knowledge they must know to help them and their young adult reach the next level in the transition from teen to adult. We provide the how-to's and answer your questions about the next step. Please add your comments below each video! That helps us help you. If you allow us, SpeciaLives can take away the pain you are feeling right now.

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