Resources for Children with Autism During COVID-19

During the current COVID-19 pandemic, parents need to be armed with the right tools to not only manage, but educate their children at home. We are going to be creating and collecting an ongoing list of resources of technology sites and apps that parents can use at home with their children. This list is by Read more about Resources for Children with Autism During COVID-19[…]

Top 5 Must-Have ABA Program Materials

Materials for an ABA program don’t have to cost a ton of money. We’re big fans of keeping it simple and doable. Fancy, laminated cards look pretty but if something else can get the job done for a fraction of the time and cost – that’s a winner! Besides for a few materials that we Read more about Top 5 Must-Have ABA Program Materials[…]

Technology – Love it or Hate It?

Before I had kids, I swore that my children wouldn’t be raised on television and media and I would never use a screen as a babysitter. For many years, we did not even have a television in our house.   I imagined that we would do enjoyable things together like baking, arts and crafts, and puzzles. Read more about Technology – Love it or Hate It?[…]

Resources from OAR: the Organization for Autism Research

The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) has developed the following research-based materials: The Kit for Kids (free): This kit is designed to teach elementary and middle school students about their peers with autism. http://www.researchautism.org/resources/KitforKidsResource.asp The Aspergers DVD Series ($5): The purpose of this DVD is to educate college professors (and others) about what it’s like to be a Read more about Resources from OAR: the Organization for Autism Research[…]