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Penny Williams

It sounds like he’s lagging behind in social skills and social communication. The mistaken wrestling invitation could be simply misreading a social cue.

If he has ADHD or any developmental delay, make sure you don’t think of his behavior as “intentional.” Rather, view it as a signal of something underlying that needs to be addressed.

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