Tag Archives: Kimberlee McCafferty

Issue 39 – Working Together to Communicate Better

Issue 39 – Working Together to Communicate Better

  Dear Readers, Communication can be tough. As we all know, many children diagnosed with autism have a more difficult time developing the language skills they need at first. Nonverbal communication, such as eye contact, hand gestures and facial expressions, can especially be a challenge. While many children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) develop communication… Continue Reading

Issue 13 – Surviving the Holidays

Issue 13 – Surviving the Holidays

Featuring: Navigating the Holidays by Jeannie Davide-Rivera Christmas is Coming by Renee Salas Interview with Candice Chaktoura of Signing Autistic Lives by Leslie Burby 5 Helpful Tips to Make Your Child’s I.E.P Meeting More Tolerable Than Terrifying by John Mews Autism in the News: FAA Allowing PEDs on airplanes by Megan Kelly Mallory’s Marvelous Muffins… Continue Reading

Issue 12 – Helping Grandparents Understand the Complexity of Autism

Featuring: Grandparents and Autism by Kimberlee McCafferty A Weekend Away by B’s dad Divorce, Autism, and Blended Families by Nick Malcuit Event Recap by Leslie A. Burby Holiday Gift Giving Guide by Leslie A. Burby Fitting Fitness into the ASD Household by Eric Chessen Relax Bottle/Timeout Timer by Johanna Spaulding Book in the Spotlight: Rules… Continue Reading

Issue 11- Deciding if Halloween is Right for Your Child?

Featuring: What is Your Child for Halloween by Ewa Sroslak Masquerade by Renee Salas Interview Caroline and Kyle Coleman by Leslie Burby Social Story about Trick-or-Treating by Leslie A. Burby Staying on Track at School by Brian Katkin of Uptospeedtutors.com Autism in the News by Leslie A. Burby Don’t Desensitize – Recognize by Jaclyn Hunt Book in the Spotlight: Editorial Review of… Continue Reading