Union Pediatric Dentistry’s brand-new calming room creates an atmosphere suited for children with special needs.
Yes, it’s chilly outside, but who says you can’t enjoy winter inside, too?
Kids who are ‘sensitive’ or who have a sensory processing disorder can benefit from sensory play. Sensory difficulties are often linked to birth prematurity, trauma or autism, so it’s important to disentangle them. Big Blue Canopy (11230 Cornell Park Drive, Blue Ash, Oh) is a brand-new pediatric gym and physical therapy clinic featuring lots of… Read more »
Many local attractions have added accessibility efforts to be inclusive this time of year!
Recognizing that your child’s behavior may not be typical is difficult — especially if it’s your first child.
Your kids will love the feel, touch and experience of toys with a visit to King Arthur’s Court this season.
These apps are specifically beneficial to special needs children, and for parents and caregivers who interact with them. MATH SKILLS • TeachMe — Reinforces writing, math and spelling skills through sight words, addition and subtraction while keeping kids engaged with a reward system. • Math Evolve — Practice math facts, mental skills and have fun… Read more »
“Up, mommy.” “Hi, daddy.” “More please.” These are some of those sweet, long-awaited phrases parents look forward to hearing from their toddler. But what if they’re not saying them? “It’s important to go to well-child visits, because your child’s primary care provider uses questionnaires to determine if certain milestones, such as understanding and talking, are… Read more »
Kingston, 9, loves video games, baseball and reading. The smart boy, who at age 4 had limited verbal ability and delayed fine and gross motor skills, is much more advanced today. At first, Kingston’s parents had no idea what was going on with him. They worked hard to get an official diagnosis when Kingston was… Read more »
The school year started out great, but now your child is struggling. What happened? He doesn’t quite understand the new concept, he’s definitely down in the dumps, avoiding his homework … you’re at a loss. When teachers start getting into their curriculum, things move fast. If a child gets behind, it can be difficult… Read more »