How to use the Time Tracker Visual Timer to help your child on the autistic spectrum cope with transitions. Useful both at home and at school. Can aid all students, not just those with ASD.
Parents of children with disabilities face great sadness, fear, worry and more from loved ones and even family members, regarding their little angels with eyes of spite, concern and even disbelief they are really disabled at the time. The change in...
My child, probably the only kid on this planet that when he hears "we're going to Disney World" crumples into a heap of anxiety and despair. That was his first reaction, then came the total defiance: "I'm not going! I hate Disney World!"
With the advent of the Response to Intervention process, IQ testing has been getting a lot of publicity. Many believe it is not needed, others feel it is still a valid method of obtaining information.
This deals with letter pattern choices for the long vowel 'a' sound. Further contact suggestions and practical ways to help a child read and spell.
My husband and I adopted our children. We went through years of infertility treatment and the usual trials and tribulations before we finally brought our first child home. We really wanted to be parents. And finally we were. We had hopes and...
One significant damage of child abuse is the wounding it does to a child's self esteem. Caregivers need to take this fact into consideration in their treatment of these children.
A tantrum is usually a child's most effective way of communicating a need or want and will persist for as long as they continue to work for the child.Children often learn to use tantrums as attention seeking behaviours.
Many special needs adults are now outliving their parents. What happens to adults with special needs as they become older and family members are no longer able to care for them?
In order to understand students with disabilities, it is necessary to understand where disabilities come from, how they are identified, and what can be done to help them.