Your Holiday Survival Guide

It’s holiday time! Yahoo! No school! Yahoo! Uh…Oh…You mean I’m stuck at home with my kids? My kids who have frequent meltdowns? My kids who thrive on structure? Don’t sweat it. Here’s a few tips for you and your special needs kids to keep you rolling smoothly through the holidays. … Read More

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Exercise and Physical Activity for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Exercise is an important component to maintaining a healthy lifestyle for all children.  In the United States, over 16% of children between the ages of 2 and 19 years of age are considered overweight or obese.1 For children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), this percentage is even higher with 19% of … Read More

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Featured Parent – Allison

We have a new Featured Parent to introduce you to! Fun and Function: Who are you and your kids? Allison C. Douglas: I’m Allison C. Douglas and my kids are Tia, 9, Mike, 5, and Jakim, 3. FF: What is the nature of their special needs? ACD: Tia is typically … Read More

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