Category Archives: Support

“When Your Baby Is In The Hospital NICU” New Resource

A new resource from Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (USA) for families who have just received a diagnosis and have a baby in the NICU We are very pleased to share with you this wonderful publication that will be a tremendous resource … Continue reading

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Free Resources – Getting Ready For School Webinar, Slides and Charts

Dear PWSA (USA) Friends and Families, If you attended last weeks Webinar on “Getting Ready For School” Presented by Michelle Holbrook, Heather Molzer and Kate Beaver, thank you so much for attending and participating in a great Questions and Answers … Continue reading

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Tips For Teachers presented by Elizabeth Roof, M.A.

We are happy to present a brand new resource. A PWSA (USA) video with Elizabeth Roof presenting Tips for Teachers which is available on YouTube.  This fantastic resource for teachers has two parts: The Video which you can view here. A related Tool Box for Teachers which … Continue reading

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Evan’s Take: The Lehigh University Special Education Law Symposium: Report 1

Prepared by Evan Farrar, M.A., PWSA (USA) Family Support Counselor Last week I represented PWSA (USA) and the PWS community at the Special Education Law Symposium sponsored by the College of Education at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA.  http://coe.lehigh.edu/law Participants … Continue reading

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Gastroparesis: The Newest Threat

Update: if you receive our PWSA (USA) newsletter, The Gathered View, the May-June 2013 edition that has the article below is probably in your mailbox. At the time we wrote this, we had stated that of the G.I. perforation deaths … Continue reading

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Videos from PWSA (USA) International Hyperphagia Conference

Several of the world renown researchers who gave presentations at our International Hyperphagia Conference have given permission for us to put their presentation on our the PWSA (USA) web site and Youtube channel.  See these lectures by clicking on the … Continue reading

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PWSA (USA) ~ Serving New Parents Every Day!

As most of you know, for over 12 years PWSA (USA) has provided free of charge to new parents of a child with Prader-Willi syndrome an extensive PACKAGE OF HOPE since 2001.  That packet includes such things as Nutritional Care … Continue reading

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