Dr. Carole Samango-Sprouse, founder of The Focus Foundation, receives letters and emails from parents with updates about how their children are doing. She also hears from parents whose sons and daughters have recently received a diagnosis of having an X & Y Variation, Developmental Dyspraxia, and/or Dyslexia. The following are excerpts from a few of these messages.
Names and other identifying details have been changed to protect patient privacy. Letters have been edited for clarity and space.