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Autism Certification for Special Needs

  Whether you work with autistic people as a service provider, an employer, or a...

How to Live a Healthier Life with Autism

An Autism diagnosis is not a death sentence. Plenty of people on the Autism spectrum...

Bedtime Routine Tips for Your Special Needs Child

An eight-year-old child needs about nine to twelve hours of sleep per day, and a...

How to Get My Child with Special Needs to Eat More Vegetables

You know that vegetables are good for your child with special needs, but it’s tough...

Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis – 5 Things You Should Know

Receiving a cerebral palsy diagnosis can be one of the hardest things to hear. Cerebral...

Is a Plant-Based Diet Right for Your Special Needs Child?

You’ve probably heard people talk about veganism or a plant-based diet over the last few...

How to Protect Your Special Needs Child from a Stroke

There is something we have been noticing here at Special Strong. This is that most...

Common Health Issues for Children with Special Needs

When you have a child with special needs, the number of trips you’ll take to...

The PROs and CONs of ADHD Medication

In the last few decades, the number of people taking some form of ADHD medication...

Holistic Treatments for ADHD

The phrases “ADHD” and “medication” go hand-in-hand. Usually, the word “medication” is replaced with a...

How Sleep Helps Your Special Needs Child

How Sleep Helps Your Special Needs Child Learn and Grow If your child suffers from...

The History of ADHD

If your child's teachers suggest that your child might have ADHD, your first reaction was...

“Do I Have ADHD or Depression?”: The Surprising Symptom Overlaps

  At surface level, one might not see the similarities between the two mental conditions....

Home Behavioral Improvement for Children with Autism

Research has shown that behavioral therapy enables children with autism to develop key life skills....

5 Important Life Skills for Adults with Special Needs

For adults with intellectual differing abilities, such as Autism, life skills training is key to...

5 Things to Consider Before Taking ADHD Medication

ADD and ADHD are some of the most medicated mental diagnoses in the world and...

Fighting Childhood Obesity: Exercises for Children with ADHD and Autism

It’s not an exaggeration to state that childhood obesity is an epidemic in our country....

10 Great Jobs in Dallas for Adults with Special Needs

Although the unemployment rate of adults with special needs is declining, the rate of that...

How to Improve Listening Skills in Children with ADHD and Autism

ADHD and Autism have many similarities, including fidgeting, impulsiveness, social ineptitude and hyperfocus on only...

Sensory Workouts for People with Autism and ADHD

Exercise is a wonderful outlet for those with Autism and ADHD. Not only does general...

5 Ways Exercise Helps People with ADHD and Autism

You know that regular exercise has profound effects on your physical health, but it also...