Twice Exceptional

I guest blogged over at Military Special Needs Network!

Military Special Needs Network

And now for the other side of the ADHD coin: the “twice exceptional” population. This is a group of individuals who may have ADHD, learning disabilities such as dyslexia, and are also categorized as “gifted.” The author is right: these individuals seem to be a people without a country. They don’t quite fit in with the rest of our special needs families; they don’t quite fit in with the rest of the world. 

What are your thoughts?

86489068May I Introduce Myself?

My name is Susan and I’m a twice exceptional adult-gifted learned disabled or 2e who happens to be ADHD.  Yup, there’s my introduction.  My label.  My label is my introduction and I think that’s lame.

So let’s change the introduction and share a story.

A Story

Can you imagine the conversation a parent must have with their child; that conversation where it is explained to the child that they…

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