Commissioner of Education’s visit

October 31, 2019

Massachusetts' Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jeff Riley, made a special appearance at the Milestones Day School, an accredited and approved Chapter 766 private therapeutic school in Waltham serving students with challenges in executive functioning, sensory integration, and social pragmatics, to gain a deeper understanding of the school's mission, classroom facilities, and premier comprehensive programming that serves out-of-district special…

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Common Questions about Autism

April 5, 2016

Whether your child has been diagnosed with autism or you merely know of someone who has it, chances are you have questions.  You probably have a lot of questions.  In an effort to increase awareness...

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What is Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

March 21, 2016

It is not unusual for children (especially those navigating the tantrums of the terrible twos) or teens (navigating the hormonally charged adolescent years) to defy authority every now and then. Dare I say that they...

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Asperger’s- the Teen Years

March 14, 2016

Navigating the volatile, awkward  and many times, hormonal teen years can be overwhelming for even the most socially confident young people.  Navigating the teens with Asperger’s Syndrome can be downright difficult. Some of the biggest...

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Calming your Anxious Child

February 23, 2016

The numbers are in.  Our kids are anxious.  Well, at least 20% of school-age children show common signs of being anxious.  An even larger number of children experience stress that does not qualify as an...

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