Dr. Scott Barkin

What to Do When You Suspect Your Child Has a Developmental Disability

(Feb. 10, 2011) - If you suspect your child has a developmental disability, follow these valuable tips from a psychologist with more than 25 years experience in the special needs field. Early recognition of signs is key.

How to Have a Stress-Free Vacation with Your Special Needs Child

(Jul. 08, 2010) - Dr. Scott Barkin, executive director of the Brooklyn-based Block Institute, offers travel advice for families with a child who has special needs.

Holiday Concerns for Special Needs

(Nov. 16, 2009) - For most families, the holidays represent a time to be with relatives, children, parents and family and celebrate. For a special needs family the holidays can create overwhelming stress.

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