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ERIC Number: EJ908922
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Dec
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0046-9157
The Best Kind of Mom
Ames, Jodi O'Donnell
Exceptional Parent, v40 n12 p30-31 Dec 2010
This article presents an interview with Shonda Schilling, wife of retired professional baseball pitcher Curt Schilling. In addition to her role as mom, advocate, and author, Schilling is also a melanoma survivor and the Founder of Shade (, a non-profit organization dedicated to eradicating melanoma through the education of children and the community in the prevention and detection of skin cancer and the promotion of sun safety. In the interview, Schilling talks about her role as a mom, then advocate, to her son Grant who lives with Asperger's Syndrome (AS).
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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