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Having a safe Thanksgiving
Family get-togethers can be a wonderful holiday tradition, but for families of children with Prader-Willi syndrome, they can also be times of anxiety and isolation. If other family members don’t… Click for more.
A “cheat sheet” for PWS caregivers
For a greater chance of success, it is always a good idea for caregivers and teachers to have a cheat sheet — an easy-to-read reminder of how to best handle behaviors exhibited… Click for more.
Tip of the week: Fun fitness activity shared at California PWS conference session
At the recent Prader-Willi California Foundation Conference, our Director of Education Brittni Kliment and Assistant Principal Kara McDowell worked with children and young adults in the YAP Sessions (Youth and… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: Making Connections
It is critical in our field of Prader-Willi syndrome services to work together. Today, we met with Dr. Prakasam, Pediatric Endocrinologist in Sacramento, California, who is exploring the role of… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: FPWR Research Conference
Representatives from Latham spent last week at the FPWR research conference in Las Vegas. We were surrounded by world renowned scientists and doctors and hundreds of family members who share… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: Latham Excels In PWS Residential Placement
More than 8 years ago, we shared a blog post highlighting the “top ten” reasons why Latham Centers excels in residential placement for children and adults with Prader-Willi syndrome. Latham… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: Toileting issues
We often hear about toileting issues in individuals with Prader-Willi syndrome, regardless of age. Wetting the bed or frequent toileting difficulties during waking hours are common but frustrating issues for… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: New school year
At this stage of the school year, you should have a good idea of who your child’s team members are. The first month or two of a new school year… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: Conference update from Munich
It is such an honor to be at the 5th IPWSO International Caregivers’ Conference representing Latham Centers as well as the United States as the US delegate for IPWSO. Over… Click for more.
Tip of the Week: Relationships
I am heading to Munich this weekend for the International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organization’s Caregivers’ Conference. I have the honor of presenting a workshop on relationships and sexuality to caregivers from… Click for more.
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