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This entrepreneur backed out of a Dragons’ Den deal, and the reason why is a lesson for all business owners
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This entrepreneur backed out of a Dragons’ Den deal, and the reason why is a lesson for all business owners

Founder and President Lisa Fraser a former swimming teacher, got the inspiration to start her own company after working with children on the autism spectrum. She noticed that they would frequently seek out tight spaces and pressure related therapy to help mana...
New Criteria For Choosing Gifts And Toys For Autistic Children
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New Criteria For Choosing Gifts And Toys For Autistic Children

PRLog (Press Release) - Dec. 6, 2012 - Shining Abilities, a company producing toys for Autistic children, has designed a selection process to help select the perfect gift for a child with Autism.  Often parents, friends, and grandparents are unsure of what g...
Book Review:  Different Drummer.  One Man’s music and its impact on ADD, Autism and Anxiety by Jeff Strong
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Book Review: Different Drummer. One Man’s music and its impact on ADD, Autism and Anxiety by Jeff Strong

"Different Drummer" by Jeff Strong charts a two decade exploration of the potential of drumming to influence brain activity. Through memoir and case examples, Jeff takes us into the world of his lifelong passion for drumming. Under the influence of his myster...
Lego-compatible prosthetic arms lets kids customize their own attachments – w/video
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Lego-compatible prosthetic arms lets kids customize their own attachments – w/video

Umeå, Sweden --- In an effort to help build the confidence of children in need of wearing prosthetic limbs, Carlos Arturo Torres Tovar of the Umeå University of Sweden came up with something that children of all ages will surely appreciate--- Lego-compatib...
6 Key Digital Design Elements for Social Skills Learning Aimed at Children with ASD
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6 Key Digital Design Elements for Social Skills Learning Aimed at Children with ASD

As the reported incidents rate of autism increases (the CDC’s current statistics show the prevalence to be 1 in 68 children in the US who have been identified with Autism Spectrum Disorder, or ASD), so too has the urgency to find treatments and strategies for ...