Author Archives: Heidi

School Psych Corner: Center for Collegiate Mental Health Annual Report

[Source:  Penn State via Medical News Today] Despite increased demand for counseling centers on college campuses, students aren’t necessarily getting sicker. Instead, it’s likely student mental health needs across the country have increased due to national prevention and awareness efforts … Continue reading

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This Is Your Brain On Dyslexia

[Source: Forbes] It’s a safe bet that dyslexics and non-dyslexics have different patterns of brain activity while reading. The real questions are, how do these patterns differ and do the differences shed any light on the possible causes of dyslexia. … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: Why an Inclusive Classroom isn’t the Best Fit for my Autistic Daughter

[Source:  Washington Post] “I wish I got to spend more time with Charlotte,” the teacher told me with a slight frown. “It’s hard for her to make friends when she’s not here very much.” We were sitting at a child-sized … Continue reading

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Chuck E. Cheese’s Eyes Autism Market

[Source: Disability Scoop] Children’s entertainment center Chuck E. Cheese’s is looking to make its offering more accessible to kids with autism and other special needs. The restaurant chain says it is introducing “Sensory Sensitive Sundays,” a monthly event designed to … Continue reading

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One District, Four Openings! SLPs, BCBA and SLPA – Fort Washington, MD

Call Us at 866-733-4278 or Apply Online for One of These Jobs Today! Four Openings!  – BCBA, two SLPs and SLPA Fantastic opportunities for a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, 2 SLPs (lead and staff level), and an SLPA to work … Continue reading

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