Tag Archives: Mental Wellness

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Fun Activities for Children With Learning Disabilities

When children play, it’s about helping them discover nature and the world, and most importantly, it’s about having fun. If you’re a parent of a child with learning disabilities, here are some fun activities you can try out. Memory matching card...

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Essential Life Skills to Teach Your Special Needs Child

Learning life skills is critical for children as they grow to becoming independent adults. These life skills, however, may be more difficult to master for children with special needs owing to cognitive or developmental problems. Thus, their education...

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Learn the Advantages of Residential Services

Although adults with developmental disabilities are independent in different ways, many of them require a wide range of care and support throughout their daily lives. Hence, providers of developmental disability care offer residential services to pro...

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How to Handle a Meltdown When they Happen

Anxiety, difficulties in communication, sensation problems, and changes in routine are among the many factors that may trigger a meltdown or the intense response that individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have when faced with overwhelming s...

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Why Community Inclusion Is Important

People with developmental disabilities need support from their families and the community. They are often stereotyped negatively and discriminated against. We should combat this stigma and realize the importance of community inclusion for individuals...

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Art Therapy for Children with Special Needs

Children with developmental disabilities may find it difficult to express how they feel where other people may misunderstand their behavior. Hence, this can be frustrating and upsetting for them. One way effective way to remedy this situation is enga...

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