Thomas – a good friend for autistic children

This was a great article- retrieved from: http://www.myfavoritetoys.com/autism_thomas.php Millions of children around the world love Thomas the Tank Engine. Parents everywhere have watched their children learn, grow and have fun with this cheeky little blue engine. For many children with autistic spectrum disorders, Thomas plays an even more important role. A 2002 study by the […]

Vacationing with autism

from website: http://www.childrc.com/caregiver-resources/camps-programs.php Camps Camp Jabberwocky Off the coast of Massachusetts lies the small island of Martha’s Vineyard, a picturesque tourist destination that’s also home to Camp Jabberwocky. First established in the summer of 1953 as a small camp for kids with cerebral palsy, it’s now a 14-acre space designed especially for children with all […]