What is Fragile X Syndrome?
The National Fragile X Foundation says that Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is a genetic condition that causes intellectual disability, behavioral and learning challenges and various physical characteristics. It is considered to..
1 in 3 children diagnosed with Autism have ADHD
A recent study performed at the Center for Autism and Related disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute has found that 1 in 3 children with Autism Spectrum Disorders also present..
Hey everyone, I came across this article on the internet yesterday about a really cool project that is going on. A famous fashion photographer is attempting to "reframe beauty" by..
Augementative and Alternative Communication Devices (AAC)…What are the options?
AAC devices are used by people who have little to no verbal output of speech. There are many different populations that benefit from AAC devices. Non verbal children with autism,..
June is National Aphasia Awareness Month!
Did you know that June is National Aphasia Awareness month? Aphasia is a disorder that results from damage to the parts of the brain that contain language. Aphasia causes problems..