Sensory Processing Disorder is a condition where one’s brain has trouble receiving and responding to information that comes through their senses. This could include hypersensitivity to light, sound, even certain smells and the way things feel. Although many SPD cases are in connection with other disorders such as ADHD or Autism, Sensory Processing Disorders can be diagnosed on its own making it an invisible disability many can’t see.
As a caretaker or loved one of someone with a speech impairment, you know how hard it can be to communicate with one another. Well Talkitt heard your voice and has created a technology that will now help you hear theirs.
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Here are the statistics of the elderly’s risks and costs of falling.
According to recent studies, in today’s world those with disabilities tend to take the more traditional route of therapies and treatments specially designed for their specific diagnoses. This could include physical, occupational even speech and language therapy depending on the clients disability. However there is one unconventional equine therapy that ties all of these treatments into one that someone with a disability, cognitive or physical, could use to help improve their way of life. That treatment is called Hippotherapy.
“Life-changing” and a “miracle” are what some parents are calling the new mobile application, Pokémon go. Although the effects have yet to be studied, some are finding this virtual reality one that is changing the lives of their children forever by encouraging those with autism to socialize and interact with others.
We all know that the world we live in today is not what it used to be. Continuously, we hear stories on the news about technology’s growth and the dangers it possesses, from cyber attacks and bullying to scams and fraudulent acts targeting people all over the world.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sturgis, MI – 1/11/13 – Today, GT Independence announces that it has received a 3 year accreditation from CARF International. CARF International is a nonprofit organization that offers accreditation services and support for health and human services programs. GT Independence sought accreditation as part of a continuous performance improvement process. On November…
The success of GT Independence has all the components of a quintessential feel-good story. By Jef Rietsma Journal Correspondent Sturgis — The success of GT Independence has all the components of a quintessential feel-good story: A local family forms a company, the business fills a niche and it grows to a size its founders never…