Tag Archives: Picture Exchange Communication Systems

Using Lego and other visual supports to help Autistic children understand emotions

For many children on the autism spectrum, reading facial expressions is a daily struggle.  Is my teacher happy with me or irritated?  Is my sister worried or is she sad? Many children with autism can have a difficult time determining what other people are thinking and feeling, and because of this, struggle to partake in… Continue Reading

Issue 25 – The Benefits of Tele-Therapy and Behavior Support

Issue 25 – The Benefits of Tele-Therapy and Behavior Support

Dear Readers, From the traditional American and Canadian customs of Thanksgiving to the upcoming celebrations of Hanukkah and Christmas, one thing remains common this time of year: holiday gatherings. Typically, this is time for people to slow down a little, rejoice in their beliefs, and maybe take the time to appreciate one another. Unfortunately, as… Continue Reading