With the holidays fast approaching, AbilityPath’s parent nonprofit organization, Community Gatepath welcomed chefs from Stanford University’s Dining Department to help young adults with disabilities and their families kick-off healthy eating habits. ..
Severe weather threats and other natural disasters can be terrifying experiences for any family. For families of children with special needs, as much advance notice and planning as is possible can help in gathering additional items, like important documen..
Toolkit, resources and links to help encourage healthy habits Obesity: Special Needs Resources » (download the entire report) AbilityPath.org provides a variety of resources for parents, teachers and professionals to help their children find balance and ..
Halloween Trick or Treat Social Story Halloween can be a fun holiday but also a little scary with all the different costumes and masks. It can also be a loud holiday with everyone so excited. But I will have fun on Halloween with my Mom or Dad because the..
Halloween is a fun and exciting time for many children. However, Halloween can cause fear and anxiety for many children with special needs – they may face challenges with sensory overload, feeling comfortable, happy, or safe. As a parent of a child with..
POLICE OFFICER If I am lost or need help, I can ask a Police Officer. A Police Officer usually wears a blue or black uniform with a badge and drives a car with lights on the top. I should not be scared of a police officer because they are there to help me..
The IRS deadline for filing your 2010 taxes is April 18, 2011. Although 63 percent of Americans have filed their tax returns, nearly 64 million Americans are waiting until the last minute or filing tax extensions this week. For parents and caregivers of c..
Ideas for a healthy Halloween! Halloween is a holiday filled with creative costumes, spooky decorations and lots of candy. And while kids may want to dive in on their sugar-filled bounty, it can be hard for parents to say no and encourage a healthier opti..
AAC Resources http://www.isaac-online.org The website of the International Society for Augmentative & Alternative Communication http://www.ussaac.org The website of the United States Society for Augmentative & Alternative Communication http://www...
Autism Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) www.lovaas.com The Lovaas Institute provides behavioral treatment utilizing the principles of applied behavior analysis Floortime http://www.icdl.com/about/overview/index.shtml The Interdisciplinary Council on Deve..