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Alphabet Soup Unscrambled


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Puzzled by the alphabet letters so often thrown around to describe children's disabilities? Click the start letter of the acronym you're looking for to go to that page of the index to find out what those letters stand for and links to articles that tell you more about the diagnosis.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G-I | J-K | L | M | N | O | P | Q-R | S | T-Z

If you'd rather look up your child's diagnosis by its full name, use this index instead. You'll find the acronym often tossed around to describe it there, too, and the same helpful links.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G-I | J-K | L | M | N | O | P | Q-R | S | T | U-Z

New to a diagnosis and feeling overwhelmed? Go straight to the index for "First Five Things to Do" after a diagnosis.

Worried about school and your child with special needs? Consult the index for "Preparing the School for Your Child With Special Needs."

Wondering about special needs in general? Read "What Are Special Needs?"

Struggling with special-education acronyms rather than diagnosis acronyms? Find explanations for that particular bowl of alphabet soup at "Special-Education Acronyms."

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