According to the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD), eating disorders are thought to affect at least 9% of the world’s population.(1) Autism and ADHD are both [...]
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Special education, or special needs education, is a wide umbrella of resources and classes available to students who have a variety of special needs in order to receive the education. [...]
Around 1 in 200 children and teenagers in the U.S are said to have obsessive-compulsive disorder. (1) For adults, that number is 1 in 100.(2) Despite the fact that OCD [...]
An individualized education program, or IEP, is an essential service for school children who have learning differences. An IEP is planned by teachers, parents, therapists, and school administrators as part [...]
Is your child struggling with self-awareness, building routines, organization, problem solving, and planning for the future? Join us for a 6-week group to learn practical strategies that overcome procrastination [...]
Please join us for a free webinar. Jim Silver and Ellen A. Callegary are presenting for Pathfinders for Autism: "Guardianship & Its Alternatives" - Thursday, April 29th from noon to [...]
Every April, we #CelebrateDifferences! Throughout the month of April, people around the world come together to celebrate differences by observing Autism Acceptance Month. Join us on the different events that [...]
April 2nd is World Autism Day, an internationally recognized day of support and understanding for people with autism spectrum disorder. ASD is common, with 1 in 52 Maryland school age [...]
PRESENTERS: OFFICER LAURIE REYES AND OFFICER TARA BOND, MONTGOMERY COUNTY POLICE, AUTISM/INTELLECTUAL, DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA OUTREACH UNIT Participants are invited to attend the 1-hour webinar on April 12, 2021 at 6:30pm [...]
Anxiety is an umbrella term for a variety of mental health conditions. As the COVID-19 pandemic has raged on, anxiety is becoming increasingly common among children and young adults. However, [...]