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What Would Sisyphus Do?

Bonnie Zampino | Posted 02.25.2016 | Education
Bonnie Zampino

- by Jeremy Ulderich, Director of Education Consultation and Development with support from Bonnie Zampino In Greek mythology, after leading a life...

What You Don't Know About School Seclusion Can Hurt You

Bonnie Zampino | Posted 12.10.2015 | Parents
Bonnie Zampino

I was 13 years old when I started being kept in the basement. I had been sent to live with a high control group, the politically correct term for a c...

Rethinking Restraints -- They're Not Just for Special Needs Children Like Mine

Bonnie Zampino | Posted 10.28.2015 | Impact
Bonnie Zampino

I know I should have been shocked by the video of the student being thrown to the floor in a classroom in South Carolina. But I wasn't. As the mother of a child with autism, I know all about the use of restraints and seclusion.

Life Without Restraint: Problems and Solutions Regarding Restraint Use

Bonnie Zampino | Posted 09.16.2015 | Education
Bonnie Zampino

As the mother of a young man with high-functioning autism, my mission each school year has been to make sure my son avoids being restrained. With my son being in the general education population since first grade, this has been a special challenge.

Exercising Restraint in Schools

Bill Lichtenstein | Posted 11.02.2014 | Education
Bill Lichtenstein

The controversy surrounding the use of physical restraints and seclusion rooms in schools has exploded and resonated across the country from Hawaii to Massachusetts.

Is Your Life Plagued by Loneliness? Tips to Overcome It

Ross A. Rosenberg | Posted 03.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Ross A. Rosenberg

Life is too short to waste on suffering from core loneliness. Please heed to my suggestion: Open up, take a chance and access the hidden part of you that deserves true and loving companions. Heal your childhood wounds. Learn to love yourself and eliminate loneliness from your life!

Sacred Seclusion: A Meditation On My Self

Donna Henes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

After all our years as mothers and others, we need to reestablish who we are as individuals, separate and distinct from our relationships with those around us.