Tag Archives: Special Needs

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Ways to Communicate with a Child on the Spectrum

Communication is crucial for learning, socializing, and behavior formation. However, it is also among the most affected areas of development in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). As healthcare training professionals working to improve the ...

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Learning About Down Syndrome and Celiac Disease

Down syndrome is one of the developmental disabilities that we at EDS Learning Institute help our students learn to treat and manage. Learning about Down syndrome is part of our online healthcare training program. Down syndrome is a genetic disorder ...

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The ABLE Employment Flexibility Act and Why It’s Important

If passed and made into law, this existing bill can change the lives of people with developmental disabilities for the better. Last July 22, 2021, the ABLE Employment Flexibility Act or H.R.4672 was introduced in House by Representative Thomas R. Suo...

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How Is Learning Different for Children with ASD?

Learning will always look a little different for each child. However, it takes a more extensive turn for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder or ASD. Here are the ways that learning for children with ASD is different: Skill development Children wit...

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How Social Stories Can Help Your Child with Autism Cope with...

One of the most negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic are children in the autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or those who have developmental disabilities and their families. In fact, per a study on the NEJM Catalyst: Innovations in Care Delivery, ...

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Supporting Students with Autism in Remote Learning

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many schools have transitioned to remote learning or a hybrid learning model. This change presents challenges for students, teachers, and parents alike. But when it comes to supporting students with autis...

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