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Re-post~Flying with a Special Needs Child

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Re-post~ Flying with a Special Needs Child

I often get asked the question of how Nick does flying on airplanes?  It’s not easy having a child with special needs, let alone Down syndrome and autism.  Since it’s prime vacation time for many families I thought a re-post of this blog might shed some light on how Nick does on airplanes…. How do you NAVIGATE?????


That’s what is in my noggin this week.  Enjoy and thank you for reading and sharing Nick’s world. 🙂



Teresa is the mother of two boys. Her youngest son, Nick is 25 years old and has special needs including Down syndrome, autism and verbal apraxia. She is a Dual Diagnosis Down Syndrome and Autism Consultant for DSCBA, parent advocate, speaker, and writer who is currently working on the memoir of raising her son, Nick. You can follow Nick's world on our Facebook page and Pinterest @Down Syndrome With A Slice of Autism. Find Nick on Instagram@ #nickdsaustism, Twitter @tjunnerstall.

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