Tag Archives: Trisomy 21

Down Syndrome: A Definition

Rose Godfrey   October 10, 2016   No Comments

Here’s Why I Post So Much About My Son With Down Syndrome

Rose Godfrey   August 2, 2016   No Comments

My personal Facebook feed has an imbalance that is glaringly apparent. It tends to be heavily in favor of my youngest son. Dominic has Down syndrome, and so my feed also has a fair sprinkling of articles and posts about Down syndrome-related issues. Prenatal testing, disability awareness, accomplishments of people… Read more »

Early Communication & Down Syndrome: A Speech Pathologist’s Perspective

Rose Godfrey   January 19, 2016   3 Comments
What I Learned About (2)

Early Communication and Down Syndrome: Some Perspective As my youngest son is nearing his third birthday, I’ve been reflecting on what I have learned about building early communication and Down syndrome over the past three years. I have concluded that my 24/7 crash course in communication has taught me quite… Read more »

Some Things Prenatal Testing Can’t Detect

Rose Godfrey   June 20, 2015   No Comments

Worried About Down Syndrome? | Nothing to Fear

Rose Godfrey   February 6, 2015   No Comments

Meet Dominic | Trisomy 21 Club President

Rose Godfrey   February 6, 2015   No Comments

How I Told My Children That Their Younger Brother Has Down Syndrome

Rose Godfrey   February 4, 2015   No Comments
At the hospital.

This piece originally appeared in the Appeal-Democrat where, a long time ago, I used to share stories about life and homeschooling and any other such thing that seemed interesting.  How I Told My Children That Their Younger Brother Has Down Syndrome We have been learning about chromosomes in our homeschool… Read more »

Speech Development In A Child With Down Syndrome | 9 Months

Rose Godfrey   November 9, 2013   No Comments
Love hiking with Dad.

Building Communication for Early Language Development is Key for a Child with Down Syndrome Because he has Down syndrome, I fully expect that my son Dominic will develop speech and language skills in a slightly different way than my other children have done. Dominic’s speech development is of particular interest to me… Read more »

Should Down Syndrome Be Eliminated?

Rose Godfrey   April 7, 2013   No Comments