Tag Archives: Autism

Speech Therapy at Home! Mr. Potato Head

Editor’s Note:   In addition to Shareka’s GREAT ideas featured here, check out this second blog post on our dear friend Mr. Potato head by Allison Fors Don’t have Mr. Potato Head, or is he missing pieces?   Buy him or her through … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: How Autism Families Are Coping With The Pandemic

Editor’s Note:  When you continue to PR Newswire, make sure you click on the Infographic.  Only part of it is visible on their page.    [Source:  PR Newswire] When COVID-19 arrived in New York, Dr. Wendy Chung, principal investigator of the SPARK … Continue reading

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It’s Autism Awareness Month! Let’s Celebrate Neurodiversity, Even if It’s Virtually!

Its April.   That means its Autism Awareness Month.  Tomorrow, April 2nd, is World Autism Day. Unfortunately, our skies and windows won’t be lit up nearly as blue this year.  From coast to coast and sea to sea, people are sheltered … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: COVID-19 Information and Resources

[Source:  Autism Speaks] The situation around the current spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is changing rapidly, so make sure you stay informed by visiting the CDC’s information page regularly. As Autism Speaks continues to monitor the evolving situation, our sincere hope … Continue reading

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For Kids With Special Needs, School Shutdown Poses Even Bigger Quandary

[Source:  The Virginian Pilot] SUFFOLK, Va. — It was the first morning schools were closed for the coronavirus pandemic, and Nick Goodwin had bitten his bottom lip. His bus was supposed to arrive at 8:15. Nick knew that, because he … Continue reading

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