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The Forgotten Ones – a Guide to Nurturing Siblings

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: Autism|Tags: , , |

by Tara Zeller, MS, BCBA When a family receives a diagnosis such as autism for their child, their world is turned upside down. This goes for any family with a special needs child. Learning that [...]

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Making a Difference in Our Community

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Autism, Support Group|Tags: , , , , , |

by Diana Anderson, Founder of the Special Needs Parent Support Group of Seminole County As special needs parents, we have to fight…for everything.  IEPs, services, equal treatment of our special needs children.  As our children [...]

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How To Know Your Rights As A Disabled Homeowner Or Renter

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Adult Support|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

by Caroline Hampton, Open Educators It can be tricky to know what your rights are as a disabled renter or homeowner, but rest assured, there are laws put in place to help disabled individuals achieve [...]

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The Unique Needs of Girls and Women with Autism

By | November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Autism|Tags: , , , , , |

by Michele Ramsay, EdD, Program Director, CIP Brevard Center Advice from a Young Woman in College with ASD CIP Brevard Student Stephanie Smith shares insight and advice as a young woman on the autism spectrum. [...]

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Why Inclusive?

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , |

by Terri Clark, M.Ed Space Coast Early Intervention Center, Executive Director Inclusive schools benefit ALL children! Since the early 80’s, educational practices have been moving away from the practice of segregating students with disabilities for [...]

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Understanding Sensory Integration Difficulties

By | October 20th, 2016|Categories: Sensory|Tags: , |

by Sandy Wainman, OTR/L is Director of the LifeSkills When you fill a cup with liquid, there is only so much you can pour into the cup:  If you pour too much into the cup, [...]

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