Children Learn Through PLAY

Children around the world learn through play from the earliest stages of infancy. Playing with mom is the foundational learning experience for babies. Watch any young mom and you will see her looking into the baby’s eyes while talking and … Continue reading

Every Child Deserves Consistency

Children with autism thrive on consistency. Sameness can help them focus on the things that matter most. Consistency and structure offer special needs children the prospect of feeling comfortable with events in their day.   Here is a situation with one of … Continue reading

Early Signs of Autism

When Josie was 5 months old, her mom, Elizabeth, wondered why she still didn’t respond when she called her name. Elizabeth had been excited to bring her newborn daughter, Josie, home from the hospital. She’d dreamt about holding and cuddling … Continue reading