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Inclusion is Essential, Even in Remote Learning!

Inclusion is Essential, Even in Remote Learning!

Many school districts are now using remote learning or hybrid models combining remote and in-person learning.... Read More

What Autism Organizations Can I Trust to Give Me Good Recommendations or Resources?

What Autism Organizations Can I Trust to Give Me Good Recommendations or Resources?

If you’re a newly-diagnosed person with autism, or the loved one of a newly-diagnosed autistic person, y... Read More

Mental Health Care for Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disability (I/DD) During the Time of COVID-19

Mental Health Care for Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disability (I/DD) During the Time of COVID-19

While data on the pandemic’s effect on individuals with I/DD is lacking, we can see that the mental heal... Read More

Mentors, Role Models, and Peers

Mentors, Role Models, and Peers

Both of my children, Ethan who is 19 years old and Gavin who is 16 years old, have Usher syndrome type 1; they... Read More

Tips and Tools for the Employment of Adults with Disabilities

Tips and Tools for the Employment of Adults with Disabilities

Everyone is better off when people with disabilities work. The workers themselves have a livelihood as well as... Read More

Disabilities and Counseling Services

Disabilities and Counseling Services

The foundation for any discussion of counseling services is an understanding of the basic types of disabilitie... Read More

Treatment Techniques for Proper Auditory and Vestibular Function

Treatment Techniques for Proper Auditory and Vestibular Function

This article seeks to help the parent or caregiver recognize the importance of treatment techniques that empha... Read More

Resources in Support of a Smoother Transition to the New PCS

Resources in Support of a Smoother Transition to the New PCS

The military-connected child’s life is often filled with adventures and excursions across the nation, or... Read More

Navigating Life with a Child Who Has Special Needs: Finding More Joy on the Journey

Navigating Life with a Child Who Has Special Needs: Finding More Joy on the Journey

When you have a child with a disability, it’s arguable that your life will have an unfair and unbalanced... Read More

How mHealth, 3D-Printing and Robots Will Change the World for People with Special Needs

How mHealth, 3D-Printing and Robots Will Change the World for People with Special Needs

The incredible power of smartphones, plus advances in 3-D printing and robotics, will provide those with speci... Read More

Asking Difficult Questions: Quality of Life and End of Life Conversations

Asking Difficult Questions: Quality of Life and End of Life Conversations

Parenting a child with special healthcare needs and disabilities, as with any child, is filled with joys and c... Read More

Entrepreneurship Resources for Families with Special Needs Members

Entrepreneurship Resources for Families with Special Needs Members

Families with special needs members often have unique circumstances that make having a 9-to-5 job nearly impos... Read More