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In 2019, physical restraint of disabled people is still a thing ~ Special needs disability parenting BLOOM – Parents Article

Illustration from Captive and invisibleBy Louise KinrossA couple of months ago I wrote down ‘physical restraint and seclusion’ as a story idea. But when I looked at it on the list, I kept hoping there would be a reprieve.  Instead, every time I went on social media there was a new horror story about disabled children and adults who were restrained, physically or verbally abused, or locked in a school isolation room, hospital, assessment unit or ‘care home’ for adults. …

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5 Digital Life Topics for 21st Century Family Dinner Conversations – Media! Tech! Parenting! – Parents Article

Parents often ask for suggestions about the steps they can take to help their children develop stronger and more robust digital world skills. I often suggest that families use the time spent eating together at the dinner table to bring up and consider connected world topics. Most adults will recall that, as they grew up, dinner table conversations were a time when family members learned together, chatting about critical issues and challenges in the world, Today’s family mealtimes are just…

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