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The Tiny Talker by Ryan and Brittani Rollen

Special Strong is now giving local businesses a platform to share how their services can...

Autism Certification for Special Needs

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

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...

5 Things to Know About a Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis

Receving 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

bright picture of female doctor with heart Most of our clients...

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

ADHD medications, such as Ritalin and Adderall, have been known to decrease symptoms such as...

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 teacher has suggested that your child might have ADHD, you might feel...

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

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

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. Pharmaceutical medications have the...

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...

Autism-Friendly Workout Clothes

Your child with Autism experiences this world in a much more grounded, tactile way. Take...

25 Foods That Cure Constipation

  Constipation is a consistent issues for those with special needs. The stress of travel...

5 Things to Stop Doing to Make Your Special Needs Child Healthier

Bad habits can add up and lead to poor health for your child over time....

5 Everyday Activities That Improve Health in Children with Special Needs

We know that working out and eating more nutritious meals can make us healthier, but...

3 Exercises for People in Wheelchairs

Being in a wheelchair doesn’t keep you from getting around, and it definitely won’t stop...

3 Best Dayhabs in Dallas

Let’s face it: Resources for those with special needs is embarrassingly limited, especially in Texas....

Top 3 Ways Special Strong Helps Special Needs

What I am about to tell you is quite embarrassing. I don’t want you to...

6 Vitamins and Minerals That Improve ADD/ADHD

  There are several different medications out on the market that are meant to quell...

Healthy Sensory Foods for Children With Autism

It’s no secret that children with Autism are picky eaters. It’s tough to get your...

The Best Home Workout Equipment for Special Needs

While a gym membership is still beneficial, you may also consider purchasing some simple items...

Which Diet Is Right for Your Special Needs Child?

Children with special needs are especially susceptible to weight gain for a number of reasons,...

Special Needs Jobs in Plano

Not everyone has the patience or the passion to work with individuals with special needs....

Special Needs Activities in Plano

When you have children with special needs, it can be difficult to find activities in...

Exercises You Can Do With Your Service Dog

Working out seems like a chore to the average person, but it can become tolerable...

How to Get My Child With Special Needs to Take Vitamins

Getting kids to take vitamins can be tough in general, but getting your child with...

5 Athletes With Special Needs

It can be difficult to imagine yourself succeeding in a certain field if you don’t...

4 Workouts That Reduce Behaviors in Children With Special Needs

Children with special needs are experiencing a lot of feelings and sensations that are difficult...

4 Foods That Positively Impact Behavior (and 5 Foods to Avoid)

Most of us are fortunate enough to have choices, particularly when it comes to food....

3 Ways to Build Confidence in Your Special Needs Child

Childhood is a special time period, one in which it’s vital to build up healthy...

Overcoming Fears with Special Needs

Perhaps the first step in overcoming a fear is to face it head on! But...

Try New Foods For Special Needs Kids

6 Tips To Try New Foods for Kids With Special Needs While On Summer Break...

Dating & Special Needs – When is it the Right Time?

Dating is often a hot subject. With the rise of social media, and mobile apps,...

5 Tips for a Gluten-free Diet for Special Needs

Gluten-free is a big buzz phrase right now. If you walk the grocery store aisles...

Service Dogs for Special Needs

We get a lot of people asking about where they can find a service dog...

The Challenge of Planning a Family Vacation is NOW Easier

Summer is almost here and it’s time to plan for some vacation planning.  But, when...

4 Common Misconceptions With Probiotics and Prebiotics for Special Needs

When looking around at grocery stores or online, it seems that probiotics are one of...

Special Needs Adults Find Great Achievement in the Workplace

For many teens and young adults, one of the crucial stages of their life is...

Why Using Music Therapy as a Learning Tool Can Help Students of Various Learning Abilities

For a long time, music therapy in classrooms have been an effective method of enhancing...

Is My Special Needs Child Being Bullied?

Studies, although limited, have shown the many predictors of bullying involving children with special needs,...

5 Tips for Choosing Better Beverages for Hydration for Special Needs

5 Tips for Choosing Better Beverages for Hydration for Special Needs Hydration for special needs...

Special Needs Events April 2018

The Frisco In-Home Trainers put together a great list of special needs events.  For more...

Constipation in Special Needs

Constipation in special needs individuals is not only common but can give rise to its...

Body Care Products for Special Needs

Body care products for special needs individuals can sometimes be an overlooked area on their...

Top 3 Fun Special Needs Activities

Who doesn’t love to have fun?  We know that from working with the special needs...

Physical Therapy for Special Needs

With the services we provide, we are often asked “what is physical therapy for special...

Top Three Exercise Equipment for Special Needs

Top Three Exercise Equipment for Special Needs In the special needs world, one of the...

Top Special Needs Home Exercises

Did you know that there are thousands of different exercises for special needs?  Where do...

Impact of Gluten on Autism

We all know that gluten and casein are a big deal right now. What is...

5 Ways Exercise Improves ADD and ADHD

Do you or someone you know have ADD or ADHD?  Here are 5 ways exercise improves...

5 Ways Of Encouraging Special Needs Individuals

Friends and family members, instead of encouraging special needs individuals, are often overly protective. They...

Top 5 Foods For Brain Conditions

A study published in the Archives of General Psychiatry (2009) found that participants who follow...

Top 3 Wheelchair Exercises

If you use a wheelchair, what are some good wheelchair exercises that you can do...