Autism Awareness Month: 10 Activities for You and your Family

Do you have autism or support someone with autism? We want to hear your story! Tell us about yourself, and your plans during Autism Awareness Month.  Share our suggested activities with friends and family — and add your ideas too. Often numbers are used to describe autism, a neurological disorder … Read More

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Free Play! Sensory Activities for Children with Special Needs

Free play! Sensory activities for special needs children should go beyond play. While play is fun, it also has purpose, building social skills, problem solving, motor planning, and more. But free play, or play without purpose, is unstructured play and provides a much needed sensory break to be ourselves, live in … Read More

best weighted vest for classroom

Best Weighted Vest for Classroom

What’s the best weighted vest for students in your classroom? Weighted vests are a terrific tool to calm, organize and focus students with ADHD, sensory processing disorder or autism.  With deep sensory input into the muscles and Golgi Tendon Organs (joint receptors) a weighted vest can help a student be more at … Read More