As parents of special needs children, we can feel overworked and exhausted. It's okay to feel sad . Understanding what true depression is, can help you find solutions to help take care of YOU.
Parenting a child on the spectrum can be a challenge. Go with your gut and don't worry about what others think. Know that you are doing the best that you can.
5 strategies to help safely work through the anger of autism and get to the calm.
It can be difficult to lure our spectrum children away from their computers. Here are a few ideas to help find some fun beyond the screen.
Sometimes it is difficult for a child on the spectrum to understand empathy. The holiday season is the perfect time to teach them to care for others.
The school dance can be a right of passage for many teens. Children on the autism spectrum can find this big event overwhelming. Here are a few tips to help navigate those rough waters.
Halloween is the perfect time for sensory exploration! Here are a few ideas to help make it fun.
Being a parent is hard work. Throw autism into the mix and it becomes exhausting. Here are a few things that parents of ASD children what the world to know.
Three easy therapeutic toys, using household products, that you can make in minutes and take along!
We have become more accepting of children with autism in our communities, but many adults on the spectrum still feel isolated and alone.
We live in a world where every time we turn on the television we see more traumatic events in our world. ASD children have difficulty processing these events.
Losing a friend can be devastating for an ASD child. There may be confusion or anger and it can be difficult to move forward. Strategies that might help lead your child to building new relationships.
Chances are that your child knows someone with a spectrum disorder. Here are a few facts to help parents educate thier typical children about what ASD looks like and how they can be a good friend.
From nasty comments on Facebook to inappropriate postings on Instagram, cyberbullying has become an easy form of hurt. How to protect your child and recover.
It's tough parenting a child on the autism spectrum. Many of us feel completely misunderstood by the typical world. Here are just a few things that I wish that all teachers knew about ASD.
Childhood obesity has become a real problem in the United States. Understanding the emotional issues behind the weight is key to the road to wellness.
From Service dogs to adoption, choosing the right dog for your ASD child can de difficult. Here are a few facts to get you started on your way to dogdom!
It's easy to get stuck when trying to come up with creative indoor activities. Children on the spectrum seem to need constant motivation to unlock their eyes from their computers and get active.
These products are a great way to encourage special needs children to practice small motor skills and to help find ways to self sooth.
Tools to help raise a child with autism spectrum disorder.
How to talk to a child with autism spectrum disorder about sex.