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

7 Tips for Troubleshooting a Special Needs Playdate

Here are 7 of the most common issues with special needs playdates, and some of the strategies that help families work through them....

10 Types of Recreational Therapy to Help Your Child with Special Needs

Recreational therapy is based on the idea of increasing a person’s independence and ability to function through participation in recreational activities. Here are 10 types of recreational therapy th...

13 Ways a Parent Teacher Association Can Help a Student with Special Needs

The Parent Teacher Association is comprised of its members, and at most schools, one person really can make a difference. These are some of the programs that the PTA has sponsored at schools across th...