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How to prepare for the school year in the summertime
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July 30th, 2014 | (0)

Great post from our friend and special education professional advocate, Heather Schlemmer, on how to help build the bridges from the summertime to the school year. Heather Schlemmer is the coordinator ...


Travel Planning Tips for Autism Families
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July 23rd, 2014 | (0)

Planning any late summer travel but starting to get overwhelmed?  We've got you covered!  Below are some helpful tips from guest contributor Tarita Davenock, a certified special needs travel advocate ...


Autism and Employment: Creative Approaches to Job Training
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July 18th, 2014 | (0)

School provides many teens and young adults with autism the tools they need for future success; they learn important life skills, make friends, and maintain a relatively consistent schedule. But ...


Surf's Up: What A Day Riding The Waves Can Do
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July 10th, 2014 | (0)

In 2011 we published a blog post that featured an organization called Surfers for Autism, based in South Florida.  In the post, their founder, Ryan Rossman, speaks powerfully about the ...


Fireworks for the Whole Family
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For most American families, July 4th is a day associated with fun and fireworks. For families of children with autism, sometimes the fun is hard to come by. Patriotic celebrations, ...