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Autism: Sensory Issues & Therapy Solutions

Children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can often exhibit sensory issues such as hyper- or hypo-sensitivity to various stimuli. As many as 70%...

How Early Diagnosis Makes a Difference for Children on the Autism Spectrum Can early...

  During Maya’s* first birthday celebration, her mother knew something was different. “We were singing ‘Happy Birthday,’ and she had such a blank stare. In that...

How to Create a Sensory-friendly Haircut Experience

Going to get a haircut for the first time can be a scary experience for kids, but the fear tends to subside with more...

Springtime for Families: 9 Books to Celebrate the Season

Spring is a time for celebration, whether it’s Easter, Passover or Eid, or just the excitement of warmer days and new things growing. Grow...

Parent You Should Know: Lindsay Gill

Since the onset of the pandemic, The Napkin Network has collected more than 200,000 diapers and thousands of cans of baby formula. The nonprofit,...

Inside Job: The Elegance of the Personal Essay

By Jonetta Rose Barras Mention the personal essay and immediately minds flash back, or maybe forward, to college admission applications. It seems forever imprisoned inside...

5 Family Activities to Put a ‘Spring’ in Your Step

As birds and other wildlife make their return this spring, it’s time for you and your family to get out of the den, too....

Top 10 Family Events for April

Hop-hop-hop into spring with fun family activities abound! See how your family can learn, grow and fall in love with this season of growing.

40+ Ways to Fill Easter Eggs (Without Using Candy)

By Sarah Lyons Our family loves an Easter egg hunt, but as the mother of a child with food allergies, it is always a challenge...

For Kid- and Family-friendly Workouts Anywhere, Focus on Functional Movement

With kids, it may already feel like there aren’t enough hours in the day to balance your exercise needs with those of your children. According...