Workout and Special Diets For Autism

Managing autism symptoms not only require exercise or workouts, but also a balanced and proper diet.   Aside from a lack of physical activity, diet is also another issue among people and children with autism.   The debate has gone on that people with ASD face a unique challenge to achieve physical fitness.   But…

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Top 5 Affordable Essential Oils for Autism

Essential oils have been used by people since ancient times to aid healing. The great news? People and children with autism can benefit from them, too.    When it comes to essential oils, the first thing that probably comes to your mind is aromatherapy and massage. Right now, essential oils are gaining even more popularity…

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Top 10 Amazon Best Selling Autism Parenting Books

Parenting a child with autism is not only challenging. It can also become stressful. It’s even more overwhelming when you find so many self-help books and yet not know which ones would help you best.   As a parent, you only want what’s best for your child(ren). While books on autism do not hold all…

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Top 5 Strength Exercises for Down Syndrome

Today’s post will tell you some of the basic, yet most beneficial, strength exercises for Down syndrome. But before that, let’s first dive into what Down syndrome is and why strength training is very important. Down syndrome is a genetic condition that affects 1 in every 700 babies born in the U each year. Children…

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The Benefits of Exercise for Autism: Mind & Body

When it comes to autism exercise, reaping the physical benefits is just the tip of the iceberg. Read on and find out how exercise develops the mind of those in the autistic spectrum disorder. Disability or not, exercise has a lot of health benefits. It helps strengthen the body. It’s the key for strong bones.…

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Physical Fitness Exercise Program for Cerebral Palsy

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common motor disability among children. The Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network (ADDM) estimates that about one in every 345 children is diagnosed with CP which makes cerebral palsy exercises very important to help support their motor skills and…

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Top 10 Sensory Gym Equipment for Autism and Special Needs

For some people, a sensory gym is simply a “playroom” for kids. Gyms like these look like they are made more efficient with kid-friendly equipment. But that’s where most people get it wrong. For children with autism and special needs, a sensory gym is a place to enjoy and play without stress. It’s not only…

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Top 10 Social Skill Activities for Autism to Help with Sensory Issues in Children

Sensory issues are often a problem among children with autism. Because of these, kids with autism either become hypersensitive (over-responsive) or hyposensitive (under-responsive). This affects how they respond to a wide range of stimuli that other children respond to on a daily basis.    These sensory issues often affect their social skills. This is the…

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Top 5 Tips for Special Needs during CV19

Top 5 Tips for Special Needs during CV19 Recent studies have shown that those who have special needs have been adversely affected by the recent outbreak of COVID-19. This apparent respiratory virus is known to cause fevers and breathing issues among those who have been diagnosed. Unfortunately, those with intellectual disabilities and other special needs…

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Wondering How to Start A Fitness Franchise? Here Are the Guidelines 

Much like your personal workout routine, starting a fitness franchise can be a lot of work. However, it can also be one of the most rewarding industries to enter. You aren’t just helping individuals achieve their wellness objectives, you’re helping them to lead more active and beneficial lives.  Here’s how to start a fitness franchise, the…

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Is Franchising A Gym A Good Idea For A Profitable Business?

When you ask, “Is franchising a gym a good idea for a profitable business?” you could be asking two different questions: one, “Will franchising a gym become a profitable business” or two, “Is franchising a gym smart if you already have a profitable business?” The answer to both questions is yes — if you play…

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Night to Shine: Tebow’s Special Needs Ministry

Through our special needs resources blogs, we’ve worked to showcase other organizations working to service the special needs community. We jump at the chance to spotlight movements that help those with special needs and serve God simultaneously. A company founded on Christian values ourselves, we appreciate the effort that professional athlete Tim Tebow has made…

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What Is the Best Gym Franchise to Own in the US?

  How much does it cost to start a gym franchise? Investment is key here: from the start-up costs to the equipment and the employees and clients who will visit your gym franchise every day. Starting a gym franchise is a big step in running your own business – but if you are passionate about…

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How to Buy a Gym Franchise in Your Budget

In this day and age, buying into a gym franchise is a great business decision – and it is a great ethical decision as well, being that it supports the health and wellness of the general population.  There are several things to consider that can add up. Here’s how to buy a gym franchise in…

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How Much to Own a Gym Franchise for Steady Profit?

Owning a gym franchise is an exciting business, from promoting the health and fitness of your gym members to providing special ways to support the community’s overall well-being. Getting started with, or even doing some restructuring around your gym franchise’s business model to achieve the best possible profit can be difficult. Here’s how much to…

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How Much to Buy into a Gym Franchise to Earn Good Profit?

So, you’ve decided to invest in a gym franchise. Congratulations! Now you might be wondering, how much should you buy into a gym franchise to earn good profit? Whether you are at the beginning of your research, or ready to talk numbers, there are a few key things to keep in mind to make your…

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Educational Advocates and Consultants, LLC: Lisa Carelli-Lang

Special Strong is giving local businesses a platform to share how their services can make a difference for people with special needs. This service provider is Educational Advocates and Consultants, LLC. About Educational Advocates and Consultants, LLC EACLLC provides consultation and advocacy services to parents of students with special needs who are not currently identified by their local…

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Are Autism and ADHD Linked?

If you’ve ever stopped to think about it, then you’ve probably noticed quite a few similarities between ADHD and Autism. We’ve actually written several peripheral topics on the subject already (which we’ll link to at the bottom of this post), but this is worth exploring on its own. It’s important to note, however, that similarities…

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What Does Autism Feel Like?

  If you have autism, it can be difficult to help those who are “neurotypical” (NT) understand what you’re going through. On the one hand, you shouldn’t have to explain yourself; society should accept you exactly as you are, without you having to change your behavior. However, society is run by NT people, so it…

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