Six foot tall & 220lbs…. Is this a trick or a treat? What you need to know

Six foot tall & 22o lbs In the very near future you will be greated by the smallest of teenage mutant ninja turtles, the prettiest of princess' and animals galore. You may even be lucky enough to … [Read more...]

Fall 2015 Social Skills Class

When attending social gatherings do you find that your child lacks social skills compared to their same age peers?? Do you often find them left alone in social situations because of their lack of … [Read more...]

This Child WILL NOT STOP CHEWING…. part 1

  Help!! This Kid (student) will NOT STOP CHEWING... As a behavior and autism specialist, I work with children of all ages...  Some have disabilities and some do not....  But one common thread I see … [Read more...]

Book Review: The Out of Sync Child

The Out of Synch Child by Carol Stock Kranowitz is a book that explains what Sensory Integration Dysfunction is and how to deal with it.  It is a very practical book full of good coping mechanisms … [Read more...]

This little thing called HOPE….

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Registration OPEN

Do you have a 3rd-8th grader, who lives in the Malvern, Arkadelphia, Benton, or Hot Springs, Arkansas???  Does he or she seem to lack age appropriate social skills? Perhaps has difficulty making … [Read more...]

10 Steps in Avoiding Holiday Upsets in Children

10 Steps in Avoiding Holiday Upsets in Children  The holiday season is upon us, and for those of us who have a child with a disability, suffers from anxiety or sensory sensitivities it can be … [Read more...]

Free Apps & Resources for ASD & Special Needs

Above All Else wants to pass along as many resources and information as possible- especially the free kind!!!! These free apps are time sensitive so do not delay!!! Remember to download as soon as … [Read more...]

7 Time Change Strategies…..

I realized this week that we gain an extra hour of sleep next weekend as we fall back into daylight savings time.  I couldn't be more excited as a working adult.  However, when you are a parent it … [Read more...]

Helpful Halloween Hints for the Special Needs Child

In light of the Halloween season is upon us, I crept into the archives of the web known as past blog entries.... This entry is updated with new information and updated links...... We are flooded … [Read more...]