Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Support Urged For Families Weighing Out-Of-Home Placements


While the vast majority of kids with developmental disabilities are cared for at home, pediatricians are being reminded that out-of-home placements remain an important option.  http://www.disabilityscoop.com/2014/10/28/support-out-of-home/19798/

Study: Group Approach May Help Parents Of Kids With Autism


With group training sessions, researchers say parents can learn to successfully incorporate autism therapy techniques into their everyday interactions with their children.  http://www.disabilityscoop.com/2014/10/27/study-group-parents-autism/19791/

Course Focuses on Interior Design for Those on the Spectrum


An interior design course at one college is teaching students to make homes functional, practical, safe and aesthetically pleasing for people with autism and their families.  http://www.disabilityscoop.com/2014/10/28/course-interior-design/19795/