November 27, 2019

With the holiday season right around the corner, the anticipation of spending time with loved ones and receiving and giving gifts is on everyone’s mind. However, the families of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may have more than just the joys of holiday...

October 2, 2019

Leaving the endless summer days behind and transitioning into a new year at school can be tough for any kid, but back-to-school time can be especially stressful for individuals with autism. 

Children and teens diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) find changes i...

August 9, 2019

Food plays a vital role in human life: it provides nutrients for growth and good health. For many people, mealtime is something to look forward to, however, for individuals with autism and their families, it can become a source of major stress. Individuals with Autism...

August 7, 2019

Most parents plan on caring for their children until they become self-sufficient adults, starting to build their own lives. However, many parents of children with special needs have a future that they can’t begin to anticipate. 


For many individuals with autism, an ind...

July 30, 2019

Meeting all of the needs of an individual with autism can be a difficult task. Parents try to do everything they can to care for their children, however, it’s easy to get wrapped up in providing for a child’s special needs, and forget to address their physical fitness...

July 18, 2019

Everyone can relate to music, no matter our age or abilities. It is one of the most popular forms of communication and recent studies suggest that participation in music makes us more social. For that reason, parents of individuals with special needs children have turn...

July 10, 2019

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