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by DesertWind
Fri Dec 20, 2013 12:45 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

All About Autism

Talking about imaginary play. My boy was never one who likes soft-toys. But we have a few bears around, some big ones some small ones from gifts over the years. Recently one night, he collected all the bears and put them to bed with him! So I thought what happened and asked around. Apparently he wat...
by DesertWind
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

Re: All About Autism

Hi daddy tyeogh,

The priority to Pathlight for clients of ARC is still there. It is stated under the FAQ - Admission.
by DesertWind
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:03 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Speech Therapy
Replies: 167
Views: 59388

Re: All About Speech Therapy

aloius wrote:Hi Dessertwind,

Can i have the private ST number? Wanted to engage her as my 3 year old son is suspected ASD
Hi aloius,

I have replied you via PM.
:celebrate:
by DesertWind
Wed Nov 27, 2013 10:57 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Speech Therapy
Replies: 167
Views: 59388

Re: All About Speech Therapy

Also, would like to find out if children with speech delay should attend special sch or just go therapy. My son receptive is quite poor too, depend alot on gesture to follow instruction. His speech is around 1 yr old according to the report (so far has rule out ASD). Im pretty lost what to do and s...
by DesertWind
Mon Nov 25, 2013 10:52 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

All About Autism

Hugs, Double E! :grphug: Sounds familiar, happened to us too, such situations. Tiring indeed! Yup, boy sounds bored to me, holiday time, nothing to do, feel like having some attention hence whine at mummy and daddy! :shrug: Also in the case of my boy (somewhat like the balloon case), it may be a cas...
by DesertWind
Fri Nov 22, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Papa Nebbermind's Nonsensology
Replies: 3757
Views: 376148

Re: Papa Nebbermind's Nonsensology

I was wondering why I called you "Papa Nebbermind" in the other thread. Unconsciously I must have read this thread before. Ke..ke..ke..!
One more fan reporting in!
:rahrah: :rahrah: :rahrah:
by DesertWind
Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:08 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

Re: All About Autism

I know a child in Pathlight who is also diagnosed to have Dyslexia. The child attends program in Dyslexia Association of Singapore (DAS), and the parents have to pay full fee of about $1000+ per term. Kids attending mainstream schools receive subsidy and pay half of the fee. Reason for no subsidy b...
by DesertWind
Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:04 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

Re: All About Autism

Maybe one of us can bring it up to that kueh lapis guy.....tell him we are not biting his cake....... Instead of Kee Chiu, I think among all the ministers now, the one with "most" hear is the Manpower Minister, Tan Chuan Jin. I followed him on FB. From the posts that he put up, seems like he really...
by DesertWind
Wed Nov 20, 2013 1:27 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

Re: All About Autism

Parents, Televsion: boon or bane? How much TV do you allow your child and do you think it contributed to their condition? I tend to think TV is part of the "educational" process. Too bad at home during their free time, when not doing homework or playing or sleeping, kids will be watching TV. Or con...
by DesertWind
Wed Nov 20, 2013 1:14 pm
Forum: Special Needs & Learning Difficulties
Topic: All About Autism
Replies: 7997
Views: 842280

Re: All About Autism

disabilities only can get fund from donations. :( This morning I was just mentioning to hubby, that if we let our boy go to Pathlight, he will then be classified as a charity case. Hubby don't understand what I mean? I mean he will be classified as a "disabled". Pathlight obtains funding from donat...