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Mrs. Betty Maamari is a mother of three children. Her eldest son has an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In this video she talks about the different stages that the siblings of a child with an ASD go through as they are growing up together. She also shares some advice on how to deal with their frustrations, and ways to involve them is the support network of their brother or sister on the ASD.

#Autism  #Advice  #SKILDCenter

السيدة بيتي معماري هي أم لثلاثة أطفال. يعاني ابنها الأكبر من اضطراب طيف التوحد  . تتحدث السيدة معماري في هذا الفيديو عن المراحل المختلفة التي يمر بها أشقاء طفل مصاب باضطراب طيف التوحد أثناء نموهم معًا. كما أنها تشارك بعض النصائح للتعامل مع حالات الإحباط التي قد يمرون بها وطرق إشراكهم في شبكة دعم أخيهم أو أختهم

Emily Hoppin

A native from the state of Colorado, USA, Emily first came to Lebanon in 2016 to volunteer teach at a summer English camp for refugees hosted by one of LSESD’s partner churches in Zahle. Upon arriving in Lebanon, she immediately fell in love with the country and knew that she was destined to come back for the long term. After completing her master’s degree in Linguistics at the Free University of Berlin, Emily was finally able to realize her dream of moving to Lebanon. In August 2019, Emily Hoppin joined the LSESD team as its Communications Officer. “Working at LSESD is like putting that missing piece into a puzzle. For the first time in my life, everything fits,” she states. With a knack for languages, writing, and connecting with people, Emily feels as though all of her skills, talents, and passions have finally come together in one place through her work at LSESD. Just as her first name means “industrious”, Emily believes in hard work and perseverance. Allowing Colossians 3:23 to guide her work ethic, Emily seeks to serve the Lord in her role at LSESD with all of her heart, mind, soul, and strength.

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