Yes, Some Labels Do Matter!

It is true ignorance is bliss! Back in 2004, I received a call from the director of the preschool, my daughter then age 2  attended. To paraphrase the call,  “Don’t panic, but we want to know if Regina has any known food allergies?” I said, no. However, the director  insisted I come pick her upContinue reading “Yes, Some Labels Do Matter!”

Are Labels Really Necessary?

As a new therapist breaking out into the field, I enjoyed conducting assessments and enthusiastically handed out labels to educate parents on the types of language or learning disabilities their child could potentially have. Some parents often looked at me with pleas in their eyes, as if to say, ‘please don’t tell me bad news’Continue reading “Are Labels Really Necessary?”