Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to Fair Park this Season
October 16, 2017 – 12:10 pm | No Comment

Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to the Season in Fair Park Nov. 21 – Jan. 7
Magical lanterns. Lifetime of Memories. Family-friendly event illuminates holiday season with artistic wonderland creations, attractions and performances
Holiday Wonder debuts this winter …

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5 Tips to Make Summer Fun for Kids with Autism
April 25, 2017 – 10:07 am | No Comment
5 Tips to Make Summer Fun for Kids with Autism

How to Make Summer Fun for Kids with Autism
Summer is near, which means school is almost out! If you have a child affected by Autism, the summer months may mark a time of increased stress …

Tips for Students with Disabilities Who Are Heading to College
August 18, 2016 – 4:29 pm | No Comment
Tips for Students with Disabilities Who Are Heading to College

How Students with Disabilities Can Transition to College Seamlessly
Back to school time is just around the corner, which means that it is the perfect time to start preparing for what’s ahead!

Fall Carnival and Resource Fair for Special Needs Families
October 18, 2014 – 2:42 pm | No Comment
Fall Carnival and Resource Fair for Special Needs Families

Fall Carnival and Resource Fair Oct 25th for Individuals with Special Needs and Their Families
Especially Needed provides resources and fun events to individuals with special needs and their families in the North Texas area.  This …

There’s a Mouse in the House at DCT and it’s Stuart Little!
June 2, 2014 – 6:37 pm | No Comment
There’s a Mouse in the House at DCT and it’s Stuart Little!

Stuart Little at Dallas Children’s Theater June 13th through July 13th
ASL interpretation performance June 29, 2014 – 4:30 pm
Sensory Friendly Performance on July 12th
This summer, join Dallas Children’s Theater on a big adventure with Stuart …

Diagnosing Secondary Medical Issues for Kids with Autism
April 17, 2014 – 12:53 pm | One Comment
Diagnosing Secondary Medical Issues for Kids with Autism

My Son with Autism and the Ghastly Horrible, No Good Wretched Day at the Doctor’s Office
 
by Michael J. Cameron, PhD, BCBA-D
When a child with autism spectrum disorder enters a doctor’s office, are they being treated …

Easter Eggstravaganza and Resource Fair for Special Needs Families
April 10, 2014 – 2:52 pm | No Comment
Easter Eggstravaganza and Resource Fair for Special Needs Families

4th Annual Easter Event for Special Needs Families on April 19th
by Mina Frannea
Four years ago, a mom with a special needs child decided she wanted to help other families like hers so she created Especially …

Autistic Children Can Benefit from Interacting with People in Their Lives
February 13, 2014 – 4:07 pm | No Comment
Autistic Children Can Benefit from Interacting with People in Their Lives

Engaging the Community of Autistic Children: The Why, Who and How
by Michael J. Cameron, PhD, BCBA-D
When it comes to learning new skills, autistic children need more opportunities to learn and engage. One of the best …

Sense-Able Gym, an open play concept
November 10, 2013 – 9:27 pm | No Comment
Sense-Able Gym, an open play concept

Sense-Able Gym: Open, Sensory Driven Play Space
 
Sense-Able Gym is designed much like a children’s therapy center, but with an open play concept. We offer a fun, sensory driven play space designed for children with special …

Home Modifications for Families with Disabled Child
October 7, 2013 – 1:07 pm | No Comment
Home Modifications for Families with Disabled Child

Adaptive home modifications for homes with disabled child
Whether a child is born with a disability or it develops later in life, there are many family decisions to make when it comes to modifications and adaptive …

Caterpillar Stickers: The Story Behind the Book – Part Two
December 1, 2012 – 6:16 am | No Comment
Caterpillar Stickers: The Story Behind the Book – Part Two

We recently introduced Sierra Rene Flad, a Fifth-Grader with Dyslexia who co-authored an inspirational children’s book, Caterpillar Stickers, with her mom, Ruth Flad.
Caterpillar Stickers launched November 11 and inspires kids by sharing the message anything …