A special education teacher shares easy accommodations that can be made in the classroom for children with autism and other disabilities.
Read this well written and researched study by Jenne regarding the different ways to use essential oils every day. Add her blog regarding mild signs of depression on your daily routine also here.
Read on to see this list of 7 signs of autism you should never ignore… Disengagement. My son was a wonderful baby. If you had told me at 6 months of age that he would be diagnosed as severely autistic 12 months later I would have told you that you were crazy.
You probably have heard of these things called essential oils from friends and family on social media. They are these dark bottles of oils that are compounds extracted from plants. It’s often used by alternative medicine and naturopaths. These oils are said to have physical and psychological benefits.
Adore Them was created to be a place for parents who want to find the joy in parenting. Yes, parenting is hard. Yes, parenting is exhausting. Yes, parenting is frustrating. But… that doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t be enjoying our children & trying to improve this parenting experience for us & our families around us. Here at Adore Them, we are dedicated to sharing our own personal experiences in hopes that some of our ideas & experiences can help spark something helpful for you as well.
Advanced Functional Medicine is a leading Integrative medicine practice in Australia that covers all aspects of healthcare including gut health, thyroid disorders, mental health, MTHFR, hormones and skin conditions.
On Ahway Island, your child experiences an inclusive world. Their mission is to help all kids accept, appreciate, and love all their beautiful differences, in both themselves and others.
Anke Zimmermann, BSc, FCAH, is a homeopath with a special interest in children challenged with neurological, neurodevelopmental, immunological and behavioural disorders, including autism spectrum disorders, sensory processing disorders, ADHD, learning disabilities, epilepsy, tics, night terrors, anxiety disorders, excessive aggression and jealousy.
Ashton College offers two compelling continuing education courses for people interested in the neurological and behavioural development of people with autism spectrum disorder. The Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Certificate course provides an overview of data collection, individualized assessment procedures for developmental and social skills, naturalistic teaching methods, ethical principles, skill acquisition plans and behaviour reduction plans. The comprehensive training course is designed to meet the 40-hour training requirement for RBT certification. In the Autism and ABA Therapy course, students will learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnostics tools and interventions to best support people with autism spectrum disorder. Other topics include experiences with sensory impairment, basic theory, social stories and a picture exchange communication.
Over the last 30 years, there have been huge advances in our understanding of Autism but there is still a lot to learn, particularly around the causes. There is growing evidence to suggest that a mother’s exposure to air pollution when pregnant can increase risk.
Essential oils have been used for thousands of years to support the wisdom of our bodies. As a natural component of the world’s health care toolbox, they support our bodies naturally, when used properly.
Autism in Museums is a new initiative to raise awareness of accessibility for all in museums. Which lists early openings, relaxed events, and programmes for visitors with addition need including autism.
These residential homes licensed by the California Department of Health Services can provide intermediate care habilitation services to teens and young adults who have been diagnosed with autism and or related developmental disabilities.
A podcast called Autism Rocks and Rolls created and spoken by Sam Mitchell. This podcast is exceptionally authentic and real: Sam was diagnosed with autism when he was four and is now a very successful senior in high school. Sam’s podcast covers topics such as being too honest and how to work on this, how to enter and leave a conversation, how to maintain healthy relationships, anxiety, and is getting very big guests all the time such as Armani Williams, the first NASCAR driver open about having autism and Simon Majumdar, a world-renowned chef who judges on Cutthroat Kitchen and who supports autism charities.
Meet Steph Reed, with many years of experience in teaching she knows a lot about the world of Autism. She taught many incredible children and young people with very different abilities and complex needs. Her website provides tailored outreach, consultancy, training, and coaching services, whilst continuing to expand informative articles and resources.
At The Autism Therapy Group our mission is to provide high-quality, clinically proven services to clients and families impacted by Autism. We work with our clients, their caretakers, and the surrounding communities to help build independence. We are focused on empowering clients and families and above all have a goal to “do the right thing” in each situation. Our ABA specialists work flexibly to utilize several techniques for understanding and modifying the behavior of children with autism. We take pride in providing ABA therapy sessions to children at their homes and other suitable venues so that they may learn in a comfortable setting. At ATG we want to make a difference in children’s lives!
A community of parents interested in autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD) and Asperger syndrome.
Avaz Inc. is an Assistive Technology company that creates solutions to support the communication and learning of people with Autism and other developmental disabilities. Our flagship product is Avaz AAC, which is a communication app that supports 15 languages and is available for Android and iOS.
Babysparks are a personalized development program with thousands of expert-created activities that delivers a daily play program based on a child’s developmental level, rather than his or her age.
BASS ABA Therapy is the leading ABA Therapy provider in Florida, with a focus on early intervention and one-to-one therapy
Be An Angel believes that children are the heart and soul of humanity and that they represent all that is good within us. They can help children with special needs experience life at their fullest potential.
Beacon School Support is an independent behavior support service. We offer face to face training, support, and advice to schools for all aspects of behavior management.
According to reviews, the brands of essential oils listed below are the leading creators in the business.
Blog About Healthcare is a useful medical hub for articles relating to medicine and health care issues in the UK.The articles offer some reliable information for a UK readership and to establish more trust in an increasingly dubious mass of online medical information.
Label-free sensory, awareness clothing, and Supporting three Autism Charities.
Dr. Lynette Louise (“The Brain Broad”) curates an excellent website for people interested in learning about autism and neurofeedback. The site, http://www.BrainBody.net, is a valuable resource offering behavior science, brain information, and personal anecdotes. At Brain & Body you will find videos, book links (relevant: Miracles are Made: A Real Life Guide to Autism), autism and neurofeedback information. Also personal blog posts written by Dr. Lynette Louise who is an international brain change and behavior expert as well as the single mother of eight now adult children; six adopted, and four who had autism and various other diagnosis.
They delivered over 50,000 weighted blankets for people in Australia and the UK, which have been popular for people with sleep disorders, anxiety and for children with autism
We are a family owned business based near Tonbridge in Kent. A small team led by husband and wife Bruce and Nicky Williams take their inspiration from Nicky, a dyslexic herself, who has taught and tutored dyslexia and dyscalculia for 15+ years. Bruce looks after the business side of things, Nicky the resources; selecting and searching out Cambridge House’s range.
The proper summer experience will provide your child with roots and wings — a summer home forever and the opportunity to develop and grow independently. But finding that perfect fit is what makes Camp Experts & Teen Summers a necessity in making the important choice in your child’s future development.
CASA delivers innovative mental health services for infants, children, adolescents and their families and is an effective advocate for children’s mental health. Check Out the CASA webinars and Global interviews for you to view on CASA’s COVID-19 and Mental Health here.
The purpose of this site is to provide people who have celiac disease and are not aware of it with a means of figuring out what their problem is, and to help those who know they have it to lead more comfortable and healthy lives.
Founded in 2002, Cells4Life is the first private Cord Blood Bank in the UK, approved by the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) and accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB). Cells4Life has more than 150,000 cord blood samples stored in 2 separate geographical storage locations on the UK and have released samples for treatment of autism, cerebral palsy, perinatal stroke, diamond blackfan anaemia, and more. MedCells is the official distributor of Cells4Life in the UAE and other Middle East regions.
Strong Education teaches parents and professionals how to adapt fitness & nutrition for the special needs population through their online accredited certification program. Get certified today and make a difference!
Country Highlights – Country Highlights aims to make your daily news shorter by utilizing AI. It is a fully automated news Its bots crawl the web for news, summarize them, and then sort them into categories. provides the most relevant industry news – curated day by day from a huge number of sources – in organization with driving exchange affiliations. Empowering the proliferation of ideas, knowledge, and perspectives through universal access to the world news.
Visit this blog of positivity! Written and created by Becky a wife and mom of three kids. She started her journey with positive thinking 6 years ago by taking a 24 hour no complaints challenge with some of her friends. Taking the challenge forced her to focus on her thoughts which literally changed her life! She realized that we are in charge of what we think and what we think about affects how we feel.
The reusable, easy-to-clean placemat is an incredible tool for picky eaters. It will transform your child into a food explorer and adventurous eater while taking them on a fun food journey. The mat promotes using their senses to explore, feel, smell, and even taste foods willingly, and on their own.
The mission at DailyWireless is to provide the most honest and accurate reviews of phone plans, internet providers and TV services. The site began in 2002 and now rocking with the best team in the world for almost 2 decades now. Please read more about us on the page – https://dailywireless.org/about/
Day Out With The Kids – the biggest website for finding family days out in the UK, featuring over 7,000 attractions across the country.
Further information on this problem can be found on this homepage, in the practical guide and in the practical guide. Both documents were created in cooperation with the Lower Austrian patient advocacy.
Divine Magazine is an online magazine, tailored specifically for all adult communities. A place to find a little bit of everything. News, music news, interviews and celebrity gossip from the entertainment world. Discover delicious recipes and food inspiration to make the most of your meals. Book directory and book reviews. Lifestyle, Fashion, Health, Beauty & Fitness, Real Estate, Business, Interior & Exterior Design, and Travel Posts.
Documentaire réalisé par Sophie Robert. Autisme et ABA : le bonheur d’apprendre. Depuis 2012, la HAS recommande une prise en charge éducative et comportementale précoce de l’autisme. Comment un enfant autiste non verbal peut-il apprendre à communiquer à travers le jeu et le plaisir de la relation ?
Dreams For Kids DC provides life-changing activities that empower youth with physical and developmental disabilities to unite with their peers and realize their potential. Our programs are 100% free and serve youth with disabilities aged 4 – 30 in the DC metropolitan area. All too often youth with disabilities are isolated and don’t have adequate opportunities to partake in physical activities that other children are able to experience daily. We currently are offering 2 – 3 FREE virtual clinics per week that are available to youth with disabilities all over the world. To view all of our programs and register, please visit dreamsforkidsdc.org
Times Award-Winning Global Speaker & Trainer with Masterclasses in 65+ countries. Author & Publisher of 50+ Guides & Web Magazines with 5 Million Global Readers.
Read about the latest updates, open days and offers from international schools in Malaysia in our News section. Obtain insights into international curricula in Malaysia, international schools fees, as well as other essential information and guides on choosing the right school for your child in our Features section.
From a modest start made by a small group of parents in 1977, Education Otherwise (EO) has grown to become a well respected and vibrant registered charity, supporting and advising home educating families in England and Wales.
Our name comes from the Education Act, which states that parents are responsible for their children’s education, ‘either by regular attendance at school or otherwise’ and we work to raise public awareness of the fact that education is compulsory, but school is not. Our aim is to support and promote parents’ rights to provide their children with the best education for each of them, as individuals.
eLearning.net develops custom online training programs spanning a wide range of clients and subjects, including training for caregivers and family members who support children with various special needs.
Elevatus Training understands the challenges of addressing relationships and sexuality education for people with intellectual, developmental disabilities and autism. As national leaders in the field we offer evidence and trauma informed curriculum, training, workshops and products to help professionals, educators, self-advocates and parents skillfully and confidently navigate this topic. www.elevatustraining.com
Ener-G Foods’ mission is to deliver the highest quality bread, baked goods, and food for anyone living with dietary restrictions. They are dedicated to producing products that are innovative, safe, nutritious, and tasty. They are dedicated to helping gluten-free people love baked goods again. Check out the home page of their website at https://www.ener-g.com/ for the Ultimate Guide To Gluten-Free Living with tips and tricks for gluten-free eating.
This updated version is a continuation of the included first edition (formerly subtitled: A Mother/Son Asperger Journey of Determination and Triumph). In the six years since the original book release, David has experienced additional challenges and young adult milestones which we will address. Also, an exclusive chapter on acclimation to the workplace will largely feature David’s voice.
For more than 40 years, Family Caregiver Alliance has worked at the local, state, and national levels with the mission to improve the quality of life for family caregivers of adults with cognitive (Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, stroke, head injury, etc.) and physical disabilities through services, education, advocacy and research.
FeverMates was conceived when our kids were sick with the flu, they were always grumpy, miserable and impossible to manage. Taking their temperature to work out how sick they were was impossible and on one occasion, the battery failed on the digital thermometer.
That’s when we decided there had to be an easier way of monitoring a fever. It took a few months of planning, and working out exactly how we were going to make a product that could be easily and safely used. After deciding on a stick-on product, we made a prototype that passed all relevant product and safety tests, then proceeded to test it on ourselves and our children when we were unwell with the flu. It worked! We all slept soundly with a fever indicating FeverMates stuck to our foreheads and could read the temperature without having to be woken up!
Fin vs Fin is a modern product review site dedicated to direct to consumer wellness. We help you discover and compare the best new D2C brands for a healthier lifestyle.
Welcome to Fostering Hope, an online resource for foster carers and social workers who are involved in parent-and-child foster care. My name is Lucy November. Having worked as a teenage pregnancy midwife I moved into parent-and-child foster care in 2012 and was keen to get some additional training and meet other foster carers specialising in parent-and-child.
Full Spectrum Farms is focused on helping individuals with ASD become functioning members of the community. In order to accomplish this goal they provide several opportunities for individuals with ASD to learn and grow in a safe and familiar setting.
Founded in 2010, Future Fitouts has continually delivered quality offices, shops, industrial warehouses and commercial spaces for a range of clients across a variety of industries.
Go Au Pair has been providing quality, child care for over 30 years. Beginning as a nanny company in 1984, Go Au Pair soon expanded to include Au Pairs and was one of the original Au Pair Program sponsors designated by the Department of State in 1989. Go Au Pair has representatives in over 50 countries on 6 different continents and in over 65 American cities with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The ability to engage in teamwork, read emotions, share and make friends are all key social skills that are new to children at some point in their lives. Some kids are naturals at displaying effective social skills, however, to many children, social interactions don’t come naturally. Most children need to practice and develop their social skills over time, particularly kids on the Autism spectrum.
Gravity Kids is a therapeutic 10lb weighted blanket and weighted toy, from the company that created the world-famous Gravity Blanket. Gravity Kids provides the same stress-reducing and sleep-enhancing benefits of the Gravity Blanket, but designed in a safe format specifically for children ages 7 and up.
Graphic designers know they can leverage the power of viable design to normalize life for Autistic individuals and create environments and products that allow ASD individuals to be comfortable in their own skins. Checkout this guide to know more.
At Healis Autism Centre, we understand that every child deserves the right to pursue their dreams and passions, a child with autism is of no exception. Being the most effective ABA-VB treatment centre in Singapore, we are an advocator in neuro-diversity and individuality. Beyond helping individuals on the spectrum achieve normalisation in communication and learning, we also strive to help them reach their fullest potential in their talents while shaping their character and promoting mental wellness during therapy.
This resource provides dozens of fun, free online games and activities focusing on nutrition, fitness, hygiene and the human body.
Health Focus Now provides useful tips to help you feel your best, from physical health to eating well, exercise, beauty, and ways to improve mental wellness.
Before:The live microorganisms are also not suited for infants, young children, and pregnant women. After:The live microorganisms are also not suited for infants, young children, and pregnant women. Additionally, you will only want to go for products from reputable brands to avoid quality defects and ensure your probiotics aren’t doing you more harm than good.
Keeping your family healthy and free from toxins is a challenge, and comes in many forms. Making sure your mattress is as natural as possible is a great place to start. Learn from PlushBeds how your mattress, a place you spend 1/3 of your life on, plays such an important part in your well-being.
This article from askthedentist.com shows both when and how to brush your kid’s teeth (correctly, that is). But even more importantly, it’ll talk about the way to instill brushing in your child’s mind as a fun, lifelong habit.
How to Potty Train’s was developed by busy working Mum and potty training Expert Jude Hough. Having worked with health professionals and thousands of parents and children over the last twelve years she has a trusted system to help you get Potty Trained successfully and all you need to know when things go wrong.
One in every 160 children has an autism disorder. Although some individuals with an autism disorder can live independent and empowered life, others may need more support and help. An area of research shows that visual design can stimulate a response in children with autism and help them in education and learning life skills. This helpful resource discusses the impact of visual design on cognitive skills among children with autism.
Huggaroo was born out of a personal need. It was started by two doctors in Nashville, TN, who began tinkering with product design to help their young children sleep, to soothe migraines, to alleviate neck and shoulder muscle tension or pain. In sharing their struggles with other parents, Huggaroo’s founders discovered that the challenges they faced were almost universal and the solutions they had developed for themselves were much needed. In 2016, they decided to step outside of their boxes (a developmental psychologist and a medical doctor by training) and founded Huggaroo so they could share Huggaroo’s products with others.
Created by Singapore’s first autistic advocate in 2005 based on the content that he shared in his talks.
A Miami based weekly radio program hosted by Mr. Trottier. Independent. Unfiltered. Live and Unbiased.
Our goal is to provide the most comprehensive and up to date content for the sleep and bedding industry. Better sleep relates to better health, and to sleep well, you need the best sleep products.
ITS provides a nurturing and stimulating learning environment whereby, through focused individual assistance from experienced tutors, students can achieve their maximum potential and achieve the academic grades necessary to pursue the future they aspire to.
Inclusion Festival began as the nation’s first and only sensory-friendly music and wellness festival designed to include and accommodate individuals with autism and other special needs. Believing the concepts of inclusion are fundamental to all experiences and communities, we have grown to spread inclusion as a state of mind through year-round events, experiences, consultation and training, and our online magazine.
Colin Newton and Derek Wilson are Co-founders and Directors of Inclusive Solutions. Together they have a combined experience of over 65 years of experience as educational psychologists working across the UK.
At Independent With Autism, they use ABA, Social Thinking, TEACCH, and Cognitive Behavior Therapy. They utilize a variety of methods to help those with Autism live productive lives, per the needs of the individual, the business, school, and/or team working with them.
Our mission at Inspiyr is to provide actionable advice you can use to improve your life today. No gimmicks or fluff, just facts backed up by legit research and real experts.
We are a family-run, family-focused therapy provider of evidence-based services. Our work is proven to help children and young adults diagnosed with autism and related disorders.
We value compassion, communication and collaboration in our approach to therapy, recognizing and celebrating the individuality of each and every one of our Intercare kids while applying proven, time-tested therapeutic treatment approaches.
iPhoneGlance has been revamped but still provides some of the latest tech reviews, app reviews, and more.
We pride ourselves on doing honest unbiased reviews. Join the millions of readers who visit us to get more. Developers reach out to us to get their app seen. Contact us if you want us to work together.
JH Kids- At JH Kids Online we take theory and research around child development, neurological, physiological, emotional and sensory processes and make the information accessible and practical for all parents and carers. We offer support in person and online.
Karla Akins is the author of A Pair of Miracles, the story of raising her twin sons with autism.
Akins is also the author of several history books for homeschoolers including O Canada Her Story, Sacagawea, and Jacques Cartier. Her work has also been published in The Old Schoolhouse Magazine and she currently writes for Happy Sis Magazine. Her first novel, The Pastor’s Wife Wears Biker Boots includes a character with autism.
The special needs friendly Kids Cook Real Food eCourse is a great way to teach life skills in the kitchen for ages 2+ at 3 levels. For the higher functioning kids, they have independent cooking classes for ages 8 and up.
Find magicians, clowns, princesses, face painters, party places and more! Actually, you can choose from over 120 different cool party entertainer categories in your state!
To continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.
LabRoots is the leading scientific social networking website, offering top scientific trending news and premier educational virtual events and webinars. Contributing to the advancement of science through content sharing capabilities, LabRoots is a powerful advocate in amplifying global networks and communities.
Leaderonomics.com is a platform rich in leadership content and owned by Leaderonomics. Through this platform, we aim to enable everyone across the globe to access leadership insights and trends from an Asian perspective, as well as from a global view through curated content written locally, regionally, and globally.
Leann Forst is a holistic health practitioner and certified essential oils coach, providing education on natural solutions for optimal health.
An organization that advocates for equal opportunity employment for adults who are living with autism. They believed that everyone should have the same chances to earn a living and find satisfaction in a job well done.
MASIS strives towards creating more inclusive and equal societies and opportunities for disabled people their carers and families.
Mater Mea is a platform that helps answer Black moms questions about parenting, life, and career through content and community. (Think of it as Black mom Google.) You can also follow them on Instagram.
She overcomes domestic and spousal abuse, poverty, hunger, lack of education, and being a divorced mother with a small child to becoming a valued, wealthy, highly-educated, owner and president of a nationwide travel nurse company that is one of the largest in the US. She has grown her company from running it herself to where it is today.
sensory enrichment therapy is a new program that boosts the plasticity of the brain and helps in areas such as speech development, sensory processing, sleep, attention span, and anxiety. The enrichment activities are done at home by the family and take about 10 minutes, twice a day. The therapy sessions are customized and evolve every two weeks, based on where the participant improves.spe
Meet a Music Therapist who provides parents, educators and therapists with educational and helpful tools on supporting children with special needs.
Dr. Michele Borba is an internationally recognized expert and author on children, teens, parenting, bullying and moral development. Her work aims to help strengthen children’s character and resilience, build strong families, create compassionate and just school cultures, and reduce peer cruelty. Her practical, research-based advice is culled from a career of working with over one million parents and educators worldwide. Check out her book here.
Rob Jackson of Minimal FiT is a Personal Trainer in London, England. His home workouts on YouTube are really helpful for parents who cannot get to the gym and want to exercise at home without any equipment.
Modern Intimacy has offices in CA, FL, and IL and specializes in treating concerns related to trauma, relationships, and sexuality.
They work in the psychological and educational fields of counseling, therapy, treatment and support specializing in autism, ADHD and particularly sensitive people and accompanying disorders such as depression, anxiety, stress, eating disorders, sleep problems and self-harm. In addition, they work with a wide range of issues and issues, such as loneliness, low self-esteem, school refusal and screen dependence related to autism and ADHD.
Bold, authentic and straight-talking – Motherhood: The Real Deal is a digital parenting magazine which publishes honest parenting articles and interviews as well as curated lifestyle updates including travel and leisure, health, beauty and wellbeing and interiors.
Marriage, Divorce, Remarriage, Children of Divorce, and Co-parenting Resources: movingpastdivorce.com was developed to assist individuals dealing with struggles related to relationships, divorce, marriage, remarriage, co-parenting, and stepparenting. Even though divorce no long holds the old stigma that it once did in our culture, it can still hurt more than ever. It can cause turmoil for people trying to unpack baggage from the past, let go, and regain a sense of personal power and happiness.
MTHFR Support Australia is the first dedicated MTHFR clinic in the world and all our practitioners are specialists in this area. They have clinical experience in working with patients of all ages. This includes those with fertility issues, multiple miscarriage, babies, children with autism, ADD, ADHD, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, multiple chemical sensitivities, allergies, asthma, anxiety, depression, addictions, autoimmune conditions, migraines, cardiovascular disease and many more.
My Learning Springboard is a boutique multidisciplinary educational consulting firm and learning concierge® service. They work with learners of all ages — from preschool through young adults — with diverse learning goals. Under the leadership of Brad Hoffman and Faya Hoffman — a husband-and-wife team and both Board Certified Educational Planners and Learning Specialists — their expertise spans admissions consulting and school planning, private tutoring, and test preparation. Their main office is located in Manhattan with services available across the United States and internationally via distance learning and virtual consultation.
Natalie is an Independent Education Consultant, specializing in SEND and school improvement. She develops and delivers a wide range of training and support to schools, multi-academy trusts, and other organizations. Natalie is a consultant governor for a large 4-18 school in Dubai and a trustee of Learn-AT multi-academy trust in the East Midlands. She is a member of Nasen’s 0-11 Advisory Group and also supports the Whole School SEND review process. Natalie is the author of The Perfect SENCO and The Teacher’s Guide to SEN.
Health and wellness company that develops products to help children and adults connect to the sensory side of movement. Our product line which includes insoles, mats, flooring and release tools is uniquely designed to stimulate the nerves of the hands and feet.
This post tells a real-life story about one girl with autism spectrum disorder and her mom. It illustrates profound positive consequences for both child and parent from a small shift in perspective and parenting. Describing a day at the beach with one child – Bella – before and after her diagnosis and some parent guidance treatment, it shows how a careful understanding of a child’s responses can guide a parent’s efforts to help grow a child’s capacity for reciprocal social interaction and self-control.
The NeuroSaber Institute is a company that aims to cause social impact, with the objective to assist parents, teachers and professionals to develop the potential of each child. Owning wide reach on social media, the institute is recognized nationally in Brazil, it had been the theme of newspaper articles and television shows. Apart from other diverse themes, related to neurodevelopmental disorders, the NeuroSaber Institute approaches autism, subject that is mentioned by the founders on the book Mentes Únicas, one of the best sellers in Brazil in this topic. Mentes Únicas received 86% of positive feedback on Amazon, website in which the book is sold. The institute also has on-line courses, in addition to other products that aim to propitiate literacy to children, whether they are typical or atypical.
We believe every learner, child or adult, learns differently. Our objective is to present material in a form compatible with the learning style, skills and abilities of each learner. We build on small learning successes to grow self-confidence and self-esteem. We respect each client as an individual and customize our recommendations to fit their needs.
Focuses on a variety of parenting topics, and I mainly have focused on babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. My main goal is to help parents become more nurturing in order to improve overall development.
In this article, Professor Paul Spector from the USF Muma College of Business talks about what companies can do to attract and properly manage a workforce that includes people on the autism spectrum by overcoming biases and creating a welcoming workplace.
Penki pojūčiai is a social business working with families that have children with developmental disorders. The business is a sole provider of the Sensory Box sensory equipment and manufacturer of tailored weighted clothing designed and made in Lithuania. Penki pojūčiai therapy center is one of the first holistic therapy center in Lithuania.
They design, make and install outstanding playground products for outdoor learning, play, and sports in schools and nurseries. From one-off areas to a full-scale playground redevelopment, they can create outdoor spaces to suit your school’s needs and budget.
If you’re searching for ideas and inspiration to improve your outdoor provision, they’re here to help.
Por Igual Mas Foundation has created www.porigualmas.org, the first social network about disabilities and inclusion in Latin America that is accessible thanks to Inclusite, a software that was designed and programmed for it. Por Igual + has the mission to join people with disabilities, families, institutions, communities, and all the people interested in disability. The Foundation works to promote the acknowledgment of PWD, for their empowerment and to promote a space inside society, as a part of it.
During this time, amidst all the distractions and chaos, it’s important that we remember to practice self-care. If you are a parent or single parent trying to juggle work and pandemic homeschooling, devoting some time to your own well-being is critical. Check out this tips on how you can not only keep your head above water in these difficult times but how to swim to shore.
Haircuts can be stressful for anyone: you want to stick to your regular barber or hairdresser, you worry it won’t come out looking like your last one, and you jokingly hope your ear won’t get snipped.
Launched in 1922, Reader’s Digest has built 90 years of trust with a loyal audience and has become the largest circulating magazine in the world
Reading Middle Grade is dedicated to championing the diverse world of Children’s Literature. The site boasts an impressive archive of book reviews, themed book lists, readalike suggestions, and more.
On calling The Rehab Guide, we offer an alcohol abuse or drug abuse 24-hour helpline, a member of our friendly team of addiction treatment experts will conduct an in-depth assessment with your over the phone. This assessment is free of charge, in confidence and obligation-free. You can call for yourself or for someone you are concerned for. With the information gathered from your assessment, we will then discuss treatment options available, and advise you of the best course of action. Rehab Guide offers addiction treatment across the Birmingham area and throughout the UK
Seashell Trust provides a range of specialist outreach services locally, regionally and nationally, including support to build capacity and specialism around particular areas of needs, therapeutic services, and training and professional development.
The Senses Cultural Academy of Health provides culturally appropriate information and guidance to Middle Eastern parents, caregivers and professionals working with children who have special developmental needs.
We started Smart Parent Advice as a trusted resource for mothers and fathers. While there is no shortage of parenting information on the Internet these days, this vast amount of information can be overwhelming. What’s more, if you type in a simple question into a search bar, you might find dozens of different answers and it can be hard to know which one is best.
SmileTutor is the industry-leading tuition agency that delivers an unparalleled level of service. With the industry’s most comprehensive tutor database and experienced coordinators, our services help parents, students, and tutors find each other more Efficiently, Effectively, and Easily.
SOAR365 is a Richmond-based not-for-profit organization created in 1954 by area families who were determined to find a better way of caring for their loved ones with disabilities. We employ over 300 individuals, including approximately 150 who have a disability. Our wide range of programs and services are designed for individuals and families who are coping with the daily “real world” challenges of living with a disability. We have a profound impact on over 1,400 individuals and families who receive our help each year. For more information, please visit www.SOAR365.org
Occupational Therapist owned and operated, Sommerfly™ designs, makes and sells weighted blankets and sensory products that support sleep, calm, and focus in children and adults. Our new Sensory-Friendly™ Fabric Mask helps protect during the pandemic. Proudly made in the USA, our products are made with the highest safety and durability standards, materials and construction techniques. Functional and comfortable, Sommerfly™ is a perfect fit for home, school, and institutional/hospital settings.
Special Strong provides adapted fitness for special needs children, adolescents, and adults with autism, Down Syndrome, and other disabilities. Through our online training platform, we also provide special needs certification courses for educators, professionals, and parents who want to learn how to adapt fitness to serve the special needs population. Fitness franchise opportunities are available.
Attend their Autism Conference A Multi-Dimensional Approach 2019. During the conference, you will have the opportunity to listen to renowned speakers from academia, healthcare, the criminal justice system and those with a lived experience of autism.
Autism from A to Z by Kathy Carter is a practical guide and information resource collating the most popular articles from the www.spectra.blog website. It has been created for families and professionals, and curates the latest thinking, information and first-person insight regarding autism spectrum conditions (also known diagnostically as autism spectrum disorders). The author, a neurodiversity supporter, has extensive personal and familial experience in the field. You can visit her amazing book here.
Speech Blubs is a fun app to help develop kids’ speech. Speech Blubs encourages kids to generate new sounds and words, and activities inspire imitation where kids teach kids. The app has proven especially effective with kids on the Autism Spectrum, and for late talkers.
STEM Toy Expert provides trusted advice on STEM-focused educational toys, sets, kits, monthly STEM subscription boxes, and more. STEM Toy Expert also has a broad range of STEM activities, projects, home science experiments, and tips to get more STEM in your child’s day.
StimSensory is currently a one person show. I started StimSensory after becoming frustrated with the lack of affordable stim toys aimed at adults available in the UK. I decided to start StimSensory so that adults could access stim toys that were chosen with them in mind.
Raising a child is challenging. However, for a family with a child diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, concerns about that child’s future are magnified. Some autistic children will have a higher degree of independence, while others will need special care for a lifetime. In The 12 Essential Estate Planning Tips For Families With An Autistic Child, Swier Law Firm’s Estate Planning & Probate Practice Group addresses the unique estate planning challenges faced by families with an autistic child.
Tampoppo is an autism resource website for Japanese families living mainly in BC, Canada, the only kind found throughout Canada. It includes basic information on autism (characteristics, diagnose standard, classification, history, risk factors, treatment, etc), comparison of the environments of people with disabilities in Japan and Canada (human rights law, assessment, child care system, special education, medical system, subsidies/support, employment, etc).
Owning an aquarium means much more than buying pretty fish and throwing them in a bowl of water. Caring for your fish’s habitat requires an investment larger than just buying them food. That’s why aquarium lights have grown so much in popularity.
Raising awareness of the importance of the arts as viable tools for learning, growth and expression; especially for autistic artists and their valuable contributions to the world.
The newly emerging epidemic of Attention Deficit and Autism Spectrum disorders has inspired my to direct my training and practice to focus on problems with childhood development. Because there has been such a explosion of families who are affected by these challenges, I am in a unique position to help evaluate all of the available research and treatments and to provide a combination of all of the proposed therapies so that my patients have the best chance to achieve their highest potential.
Meet Jade, a 37-years old mom of two boys. Based in the West Country between Bristol and Bath, she shares valuable information & resources regarding the world of autism especially that her eldest was diagnosed too.
A distinctive and empowering perspective on autism, as proposed by Transforming Autism.
The Classroom, a great list of resources for parents, teachers, and students to understand Autism.
Unique and powerful insights on the reality of life as an autistic person from the CEO of The Transforming Autism Project.
The Mother Company is a family-focused media company that creates premium cross-platform content and offers expert-led resources to help support parents. Founded, funded and run by moms, The Mother Company is guided by the mission to “Help Parents Raise Good People.”
The Potential Ability Group provides Occupational Therapy services across the lifespan with the Evolving Potential department supporting children, young adults, and adults up to the age of 64.
All decent parents want their children to succeed – to see them happy and fulfilled in the lives they’ve chosen – and before they’re born, we often assume our children will have the same desires to create roughly the same kind of life as everybody else. When a child is autistic however, their parents become aware, long before any diagnosis takes place, that sometimes this simply isn’t the case.
Early Childhood Australia (ECA) has been a voice for young children since 1938. We are the peak early childhood advocacy organisation, acting in the interests of young children, their families and those in the early childhood field. ECA advocates to ensure quality, social justice and equity in all issues relating to the education and care of children aged birth to eight years.
The Well-Intended is a wellness blog and professional coaching service that motivates women and men – especially those in stressful corporate positions – to improve their quality of life by discovering a healthier, more balanced mind, body and spirit achieved by leveraging tools and techniques for better nutrition, detox, exercise, sleep, self-care and other helpful well-being related guidance.
Going to the dentist for the first time can be overwhelming for any child. There are many sensory elements at the dentist’s office. These include loud noises, bright lights, new tastes, and smells. While nerves usually go away the more a child visits the dentist, these sensory issues can be much harder for children with autism in the United Kingdom.
Our site was founded in March 2018 with the mission to have a blog with the longest home remedy articles on the Internet. Along with writing home remedy articles, they also write articles on a variety of other subjects, including health benefits of various foods and common home remedy supplies; “How To” articles; a series of Do-it-yourself articles on how to make your own cosmetics, skincare products, and more; diet and exercise articles; home remedies for pets, and even just some general information articles.
ABLEize offers a comprehensive and trusted selection of autistic spectrum disorder resources in the UK including national autism charities, support services and information sites. ABLEize, the UK’s largest disability directory.
Ventura County Mom Collective’s writer Miriam Cave shares two different moms journey as they walk through an Autism diagnosis and how they advocated for their child.
What makes We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym unique is that every one of our indoor playground locations includes twelve pieces of specialized play equipment. These twelve pieces of equipment are designed and manufactured for WRTS, with the developmental needs of children with sensory processing disorders in mind.
Mela Comfort have created a high quality weighted therapy blanket, that is designed to provide warmth and a gentle pressure on the body, similar to the feeling of being held or hugged, that helps the body relax and improves sleep. Weighted blankets are great for both children and adults on the autism spectrum.
Wendy, founder and editor of Weighted Blanket Guides Magazine, a single mother, personally affected with her family by ASD and Insomnia, is a great advocate of raising awareness, treatments and remedies for these diverse conditions that manifests themselves in infinitely different ways.
When you become a parent, you don’t sit around wondering if your child will have special needs. As your belly grows, you wonder if your baby will look like mommy or daddy, what their disposition will be like, and other things that stay along the line of all positive.
Determining when and where to get an assessment for autism can be a daunting task for parents. Time, money, and finding a clinician trained in autism assessment in your area are all things that have to be considered.
Luckily, experts in autism have devoted extensive time to help determine the best procedures for providing a valid autism diagnosis.
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WorldWise Tutoring takes a personalized and holistic approach to tutoring students of all ages and all abilities in all subjects. Their team of experienced tutors deliberately intertwine into academic, enrichment, and test prep tutoring sessions lessons on vital underlying learning and life skills (i.e. metacognition, executive functions, and interpersonal skills). Their goal is to help their students become confident and independent lifelong learners.