The school year is underway. If you have a child with autism, you might be wondering how he is doing in school. You want to keep up to make sure you address any problems right away. Children with autism have trouble with communication so you might not be getting the information you need from your child. The best thing to do is set up an... Read more
Well, here we are on summer vacation from school. I have decided that we will have a schedule for each week of summer, during the hours of 9 - 3. most weeks will be the same, except for when we go to the shore. Monday and Wednesday meet play group at the park, Tuesday is for activities at the local library, Thursday, we will... Read more
My son is 13 yrs old and I have been having so many probs with him lying, stealing, disrespectful towards my husband ( his step dad ) I am always on him and try to stay as involved as I possibly can I am hitting a brick wall .... can any one help.......
I recently read a book by Dr. Robert Melillo called “Disconnected Kids,” which is about his Brain Balance Program™ to treat neurological disorders such as autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, ADHD and dyslexia. He lumps all of these disorders into one category of brain dysfunction, calling it Functional... Read more
Although there are many prescription medications to treat the symptoms of ADHD some parents opt to try some non-prescription remedies first. Supplements and herbal remedies are included in this realm of “natural treatments.” As do many parents of a child having special needs, I went through a phase of searching for vitamins and herbs... Read more