Go To Pro

Go To Pro
Mother's Day Gift and Activity
Wishing a Happy Mother's Day to you with a Mother's Day gift or two! Mother's Day brings back such good memories to me. As a girl in elementary school I would save up and go to the...
Spring Break Family Activities
Family Activities Bring a Good Time Spring has finally arrived…and that means it’s time for some adventures! I recall one of the big adventures for me as a 12 year old girl was going...
Improve Reading Comprehension
Reading Fluency and Reading Comprehension I’ve mentioned in prior posts the importance of reading fluency but there is more to reading than just fluency. In addition to fluency you...

Activities

Activities
SUMMER OF SPONGEBOB
Paramount Home Entertainment has launched their #SummerofSpongeBob with printable and other fun items being released daily for a month. These activities will keep your kids...
Fun and Therapeutic Water Play in Your Own Backyard or Neighborhood Pool
Who wants to jump into a cool pool on a hot summer day? Your child does!Since play is the main way a child learns, giving your child aquatic tasks designed with play in mind can be both fun...
Occupational Therapy Month
With the rise of autism and the promotions to increase autism awareness, April is a pretty full month.  However, autism shares April with occupational therapy, and the American...

Products and Services

Products and Services
Dolphin Tale 2 Combo Pack
Three years ago the world was introduced to Winter, a sweet dolphin that was injured and had to have her tail removed. Thanks to the extraordinary efforts of many people, a prosthetic tail...
New Technology For Leg Bag Users: How the Freedom Flow™ II is Changing Lives
Asking for help with personal care can be uncomfortable at times. For some people it’s a daily occurrence. People using a catheter have to deal with the extra chore of emptying their leg...
Rib-it-Ball
The Rib-it-Ball is a patented product originally created for a little boy born without eyes.  The challenge from the boy’s mother was to create a ball that is light weight, makes sound...

Legal

Legal
Creating a Legal Plan for Your Child’s Future
There is no “one size fits all” approach that parents of a child diagnosed within the “autism spectrum” should take as the child approaches their 18th birthday. The abilities and the needs...
I&RS vs. 504 Accommodation Plan vs. IEP
You’ve heard about the I&RS Plan and the 504 Accommodation Plan as well as the IEP, but what are these documents? How are they different? When are they relevant to your child? And most...
Financial Gifts for Children with Special Needs
It is a grandparent’s right to spoil the grandchildren. But if your grandchildren have special needs, giving them large financial gifts may have unintended consequences.  Many...

Children and Parents

Children and Parents
Jayson Warsuma, Global Messenger, has a 1000-Kilowatt Smile!
I asked Jayson if we would meet me for an interview and he thoughtfully invited me to one of his favorite locations, The Beverly Center. I was pleased as he offered me a bottle of Aquafina...
Einstein was called "The Dopey One"
Kabalarian Philosophy recognizes the power of a name. The value of names has long been immortalized in prose, poetry, and religious ceremony. Everyone recognizes himself or herself by name...
Danny Harris, former Olympian says "Check your ego at the door ..."
... it is not always going to end with the five rings!" On my journey to finding the True Heroes of our time, I was fortunate enough to hear about one particular coach who is highly...