Blogs

Autism: Through a Sibling's Eyes

July 14, 2014 by Heather
When I tell people I have a brother that has a diagnosis of autism, the first thing that they tends to say is, "Wow, you must have l...

Family Outings: Library Programs for Summer

July 09, 2014 by Heather
I found these programs at the Fort Bend County Libraries, but they are offered in other counties around Houston as well. These programs are offered...

As A Father to Kids On and Off the Spectrum

July 07, 2014 by Heather
Our guest blogger, Cole Morgan, reflects on what it is like to be a father to two children: one who is diagnosed with Autism and the other who is c...

SHAPING Your Child's Behavior

June 23, 2014 by Heather
Shaping Definition: Shaping is the process by which successively closer approximations of a behavior are reinforced. Shaping allows reas...

Sending Your Child with Special Needs to Camp

June 16, 2014 by Heather
Making the decision to send your special needs child to camp is a big step. Here are some tips to help decrease some of your stress… Prepara...

What I Have Learned From Being A Father of a Son with Autism

June 11, 2014 by Heather
By Fletcher Stafford I am a father of two sons, one with autism and one without. It's fascinating to see the difference between the two of them ...

Guest Blog: To My Husband on Father' Day

June 04, 2014 by Heather
To Chase, on Father's Day… There are several things that make Chase a wonderful father and husband. The one thing which truly st...

Take a Cue-Use Prompts to Teach Your Child with Autism

June 02, 2014 by Heather
When meeting with therapists or reading progress notes from sessions, you may see or hear something like, "He needed prompting to match pictures", ...