I saw this press release, and fell in love. I can only buy my son shoes that on slip-ons, because he isn’t able to tie shoe laces. With Shoeps Laces, he would be able to wear anything.
(Press Release)INNOVATIVE SHOEPS LACES PROVIDE SOLUTION FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH AUTISM, DISABILITY OR INJURY
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This is Part 2 of my Boy Scouts of America sponsored post. As I said in the other post, I was only asked to write one. I just could not fit all that I wish to share into one post. This post is dedicated to sharing special moments that my son and . . . → Read More: Boy Scouts of America Supporting Children with Special Abilities
I am proud to being doing a sponsored post with the Boy Scouts of America. They wanted me to share our family’s story about being involved with the Boy Scouts. This is only supposed to be one post, but I am going to split it up into two. Why? Because I can . . . → Read More: Our Journey With The Boy Scouts of America
(Press Release)LOS ANGELES—Going to the dentist might have just gotten a little less scary for the estimated 1 in 68 U.S. children with autism spectrum disorder as well as children with dental anxiety, thanks to new research from USC.
In an article published on May 1 in the Journal of Autism and Developmental . . . → Read More: Easier Dentist Trips for Children With Autism
(Press Release)CONCORD, N.C. (April 30, 2014) – Today, SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium (SEA LIFE) launched a new creature educational program, Octopus Enrichment. The program is designed to mentally stimulate SEA LIFE’s resident Giant Pacific octopus, Ruby. With proper engagement, Giant Pacific octopuses can develop the mental capacity of a five-year-old.
During . . . → Read More: Octopus Enrichment Program Begins at SEA LIFE Aquarium
UC Behavioral Analysis Program
Playdates are beneficial for ALL children to practice critical social skills on which future relationships will be built. The benefits of playdates include: increasing confidence; improving social decision making; and practicing skills in an adult supervised yet natural setting. Playing together allows kids to be a part of the action vs. being quiet observers. . . . → Read More: Ten Tips for Playdates With Kids of All Abilities
Love is Not Enough
A Mother’s Memoir of Autism, Madness, and Hope
When Jenny Lexhed and her husband have their first child, Lucas, they are living the dream. They’re happily married, they’ve just bought a house, the company they built together from the ground up is starting to blossom. But with the arrival of . . . → Read More: A Mother’s Memoir of Autism