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6 Tips on How to Talk to Your Kids About COVID-19

Posted: March 27, 2020

As fears over the coronavirus (COVID-19) grow, it is becoming imperative for parents to acknowledge and discuss it with their kids. Children may be feeling anxious and stressed about the situation, so staying calm and addressing it head on will help your kids, especially those with special needs, cope with their changing environment. For parents […]

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Fort Myers Indoor Sensory Gym Gets All Kids Moving

Posted: March 6, 2020

Fort Myers sensory gym

Regular exercise has countless health benefits for all children – from stronger bodies to sharper minds and improved personal relationships. Children with special needs, comprising about 13 percent of our youth, are no different – even if their abilities are. Yet they tend to get even less exercise than their typically-developing peers. A sensory gym […]

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Our ROCKIN’ Equipment – The Swings

Posted: February 2, 2020

Let’s swing our attention over to an important category of equipment at We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym: The Swings! To ensure variety and excitement, all our gyms carry three types of swinging devices: the Carpet Swing, the Hammock Swing, and the Bolster Swing. Looking to get cozy? Sway on the plushy Carpet Swing or […]

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“Finally A Place Where You Never Have To Say I’m Sorry”

Posted: January 19, 2020

“Finally A Place Where You Never Have to Say I’m Sorry” By: Armando Yzaguirre A Typical Saturday It was a Saturday and we went to a trampoline park. It was around 11 am when we finished up and were ready to leave. By now, my kids have usually had a mid-morning snack. So, they were […]

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PLAY THERAPY AND HOW IT CAN HELP CHILDREN ON THE SPECTRUM

Posted: December 23, 2019

Blog is written by Jennifer Feliciano – Author of Where All The Pieces Fit – a Southwest Florida Autism Community Magazine. PLAY THERAPY AND HOW IT CAN HELP CHILDREN ON THE SPECTRUM As we all know children with ASD do not play in the same manner as typically developing children. Children with ASD often lack […]

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How Siblings of Children with Autism are Affected

Posted: March 18, 2017

As parents of children with Autism, we understand they require specialized care and attention. Depending upon which part of the spectrum a child falls under, the extent of the support will vary from helping them accomplish daily tasks to needing assisted care on a continual basis. Regardless of the extent of the therapy solutions, parents […]

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