Karen Wang

About Karen Wang

Karen Wang is a Friendship Circle parent. You may have seen her sneaking into the volunteer lounge for ice cream or being pushed into the cheese pit by laughing children. She is a contributing author to the anthology "My Baby Rides the Short Bus: The Unabashedly Human Experience of Raising Kids With Disabilities"

Posts by Karen Wang

10 Helpful and Compassionate Comments Heard at an IEP Meeting

Over the years, many helpful and compassionate comments have stuck with me. Here is a sample of supportive comments that have been spoken to me as a parent....

A Guide to Underwear For Individuals With Special Needs

Most of us don’t talk about underwear unless it becomes a problem. Here’s a sample of undergarments designed to assist individuals with special needs....

Debunked: 4 Myths About Disabilities and Employment

One of the exciting aspects of Richard Bernstein’s election to the Michigan Supreme Court last week was the discussion of workplace issues for individuals with disabilities. Here are four myths abo...