Jewish Journal

Adversity, Avocados and AA

By Michelle K. Wolf

May 23, 2013 | 10:12 pm

God grant me the serenity
To accept the things I cannot change;
Courage to change the things I can;
And wisdom to know the difference

--Serenity Prayer, Dr. Reinhold Niebuhr

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  • Urgent Action Needed for Self-Determination legislation in CA

    By Michelle K. Wolf

    May 17, 2013 | 6:13 pm

    Isn’t it time to give people with developmental disabilities and their families in California the power to take charge of their own services and supports?

    SB 468 creates a statewide self-determination program as an alternative to the traditional method of providing Regional... read on

  • Ten Lessons from Special Needs Motherhood

    By Michelle K. Wolf

    May 8, 2013 | 9:28 pm

    "But I don’t want to go among mad people," Alice remarked.
    "Oh, you can’t help that," said the Cat: "we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad."
    "How do you know I’m mad?" said Alice.
    "You must be," said the Cat, or you wouldn’t have come here.”

    ― Lewis Carroll, Alice in... read on