American College - Center for Special Needs

SUMMER FUN

A Positive and Funny Guy

A Positive and Funny Guy

Ryan Niemiller says “Stop focusing on what you can’t do and focus on what you can do better than a... Read More

Life-Ending Decisions

Life-Ending Decisions

In recent years, there have been a number of infants and children who have been denied organ transplantation b... Read More

Four Tips for Families from Occupational Therapists During the Summer of COVID-19

Four Tips for Families from Occupational Therapists During the Summer of COVID-19

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused all of us to change routines in order to keep ourselves and lo... Read More

Plan Well for Your Exceptional Child… and Then Enjoy Every Moment of Your Time with Them

Plan Well for Your Exceptional Child… and Then Enjoy Every Moment of Your Time with Them

Sassy, friendly, confident. These are just several words people use to describe my daughter Sarah.... Read More

A Parent’s Guide to Picking the Best Camp for Your Child with Special Needs

A Parent’s Guide to Picking the Best Camp for Your Child with Special Needs

Every child with a disability has different needs, even those with the same diagnosis. Families may be at... Read More

Screen Smart: Your Digital Tool Kit to Stop Summer Learning Loss

Screen Smart: Your Digital Tool Kit to Stop Summer Learning Loss

Giving children the chance to talk about the stories they see on screens is simple but beneficial. You’l... Read More

Pal-O-Mine Equestrian: Where Horses are Central to Growth, Learning and Healing

Pal-O-Mine Equestrian: Where Horses are Central to Growth, Learning and Healing

In 1995, Lisa Gatti, an avid horse lover, competitive rider and special education teacher, began a therapeutic... Read More

Choosing life for a child with Down syndrome

Choosing life for a child with Down syndrome

As the abortion rates in the United States climb to 80 and 90 percent, it is important to support familie... Read More