Resources

Guests of the Podcast

Rich Weinfeld, Director of Weinfeld Education Group

Dr. Barry McNamara, Professor of Special Education and Behavior

Kayla Connick, Music Therapist

David Goldstein, Health & Wellness Coach

Suzie Clinchy, Executive Director: Fast Feet

Ashley Richmond, Director: HUG

Flo Rosof, Existential Psychotherapist

SPED Laws

Federal Laws and Regulations

Students with Disabilities & Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

The ABCs of 504 Plans

Article Share

My Parents Are Hackers Out Of Necessity

CPI Programs

CPI Training Programs

CPI Training

Parenting Support

11 Things Parents of Kids with Disabilities Need to Survive and Thrive

Useful Links for Families from Alternatives for Children

Father’s Day Cards for Special Needs Dads

Government Programs for Children with Disabilities

Fathers of Children with Special Needs

Father’s Day Perspective: Raising a Child with Special Needs (The Parenting Special Needs Podcast: “Father’s Perspective: Raising a child with special needs” can be found in this link)

Autism Awareness

Autism Awareness Card

Autism and Hoarding

Autism Exercise Benefits

Improving Sleep for Children with Autism


Mindful Parenting

Article on Mindful Parenting

Mindful Parenting Checklist

Mindful Parenting: Simply About Being a Parent

18 Mindful Activities for Outdoors

30 Mindfulness Activities for Parents to Help You Relax and Focus on the Present


Sensory Strategies for Home

99 Sensory Activities

6 At Home Occupational Therapy Techniques

Autism Exercise Benefits

How to Promote Active Play for Children with Special Needs

How to Make an Obstacle Course

Creating an Obstacle Course in Your Home

Sensory Diet Template

Benefits and Importance of Sensory Activities

100 Sensory Activities

Organizing and Calming Sensory Activities

Trauma Care

Trauma-Informed Care Fact Sheet

Trauma-Informed Care Resources

Solutions for Picky Eaters

5 Science Backed Ways To Get Your Picky Eater To Try New Foods

How Can I Cook Meals Even Picky Eaters Will Eat

Two Picky Eaters One Dinner Strategy

Smoothie Recipes

Best Blenders

Blender Reviews

Bean Smoothie Recipe

Sweet Potato Smoothie

Vegetable Smoothie

Frozen Fruit Smoothie

Fruit Smoothies

Behavior Contracts

How To Create Behavior Contracts

7 Ideas for Using Rewards and Consequences

Behavior Contract

Evidence based Behavior Contract System

Disabled Youth

Volunteering Opportunity Websites

  • Volunteermatch.org provides a list of volunteer activities by your zip code.
  • Idealist.org lets you search volunteer opportunities by types of skills or activities in your city or town.
  • AllforGood.org provides a list of volunteer activities by city.
  • GiveGab.org has a page where you can search for volunteer events in your community.
  • JustServe.org provides list of volunteer activities by location.

Hoarding

Hoarding Fact Sheet

Autism and Hoarding

OCD and Hoarding

Obsessive and Repetitive Behaviors

Alternative and Augmentative Communication

Low Tech vs High Tech

What is Low Tech AAC?

AAC Glossary of Terms

AAC Devices

Top 10 AAC Devices

Multi-Modal Communication in School-Age Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Key AAC Issues

Differences Between No/Low Tech and High Tech AAC Devices

Low Tech AAC Devices

How To Get an iPad Funded

Senior Living Care

The Dotted Line: Documents You’ll Need to Move to Senior Living

A Checklist of Important Documents When Moving into Assisted Living

Assisted Living Checklist

What Is The Best Way To Research Assisted Living Facilities?

Choosing the Right Assisted Living Facility

Assisted Living Options

Lower the Cost of Assisted Living

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost in 2022?

How Much Does Assisted Living and Home Care Cost in the US?

New Senior Living Regulations to Implement in 2022

Paying for Care

Residential Facilities Assisted Living and Nursing Homes

AssistedLiving.org