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Project SCOPE (Supporting Children of the Opioid Epidemic)

The University of Cincinnati in partnership with The Wyoming Center for Disabilities and The Nisonger Center at The Ohio State University have worked together on Project SCOPE to provide a biweekly training session focusing on targeting, monitoring, and supporting children effected by the opioid epidemic. Project SCOPE: Supporting Children of the OPioid Epidemic, is a […]

Luke 5 Adventures Hike

Luke 5 Adventures is offering FREE hikes in the southwest Ohio area for those who may not be able to hike themselves due to a disability. This service is offered to all ages and will provide individuals with experiences they may have thought they couldn’t encounter before! Luke 5 Adventures also offers custom adventures out […]

Virtual Screening of INTELLIGENT LIVES Film

The University of Cincinnati Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities in partnership with: is pleased to present a virtual screening of the film Intelligent Lives You can view the trailer for this film here: https://intelligentlives.org/trailer The film will be followed by a brief panel discussion featuring parents, self-advocates, transition support professionals, educators, and employers When: […]

Calming & Self-Regulation Strategies for Kids

Read the full article and access great resources here! https://theinspiredtreehouse.com/calming-self-regulation-strategies-for-kids/?fbclid=IwAR0xPb735mJ0nmJUOEj0ybNQNu0d-80nua9fcZWzoJfPQA-0HCi6fvHUvxo One of the most common things that friends, family members, and parents in our therapy practice/play groups is self-regulation ask us about is self-regulation strategies. It seems that so many kids struggle with this very complex aspect of child development – for many different reasons. […]

Summer 2020 RAAC Training Institute For Autism and Mental Health and Severe Autism

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The Regional Autism Advisory Council of Southwest Ohio is hosting a number of Zoom sessions on Autism and mental health as well as severe autism. There are eight total sessions and you are welcome to attend as many as you would like depending on what you are interested in! To register for any of the […]

Managing Screen Time Fatigue—When Screens Are Seemingly the Only Way to Connect

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Read the full article by Francine Pierson Here: https://leader.pubs.asha.org/do/10.1044/2020-0515-screen-time-fatigue/full/?utm_source=asha&utm_medium=enewsletter&utm_term=picks&utm_content=061620&utm_campaign=ashanow& The COVID-19 pandemic forced increased use of screens into nearly every aspect of our collective lives, whether your pre-pandemic existence consisted of attending preschool or running a business. We rely on screens for everything from classes and work meetings to religious services, hobbies, and leisure activities […]

2020 Summer Programs

To help your children stay busy this summer, this inclusive list can help you find just the right summer program inside or outside your home! To view the original document please follow the link here or read below! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rUw97TIJhH10bTpOekmxnHmTdSF2cYNUOv2EqtX2AZg/edit# This list was compiled in collaboration with Cincinnati Children’s Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (DDBP), […]

Lets Talk About Autism and Ohio Medicaid Waivers

Lets Talk About Autism and Ohio Medicaid Waivers

The Greater Cincinnati Autism Society is hosting an online conversation about Medicaid Wiavers in Ohio. Join them to learn about different types of waivers, who is eligible and the process of getting a waiver, and the possible impacts of Medicaid Cuts. The talk will be facilitated by Nyoka Craddolph, Chase Hurst, Lee Ann Emmons, and […]

Microsoft Virtual Summer Camps

Microsoft Virtual Summer camp

With COVID-19 precautions and various regulations being implemented nation wide, kids Summer Camps are less likely to be available during the summer of 2020. Luckily, Microsoft and the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center have teamed up to host a series of virtual summer camps that are specifically geared […]

Social Distancing Social Story

Social Distancing Social Story

Read this social story created by the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital here: https://www.ucucedd.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Social-Distancing-Social-Narrative_CCHMC-1.pdf This book was created and written by: Meg Stone-Heaberlin, Celia Schloemer and Rebecca Shaffer Additionally, a video has been created to help children understand the importance of and how to socially distance. Watch it here! Elite Kids Therapy is always available to help […]