Expecting a child is a magical and worrying period of every parent time. Parents are very concerned about health and welfare their future child. Unfortunately, autism is turning into a real epidemic since the numbers of children diagnosed with ASD … Continue reading
According to the in Brain Imaging and Behavior findings, pivotal response treatment is one of the most effective forms of behavioral therapy for autism. It normalizes brain activity in children with either low or high activation in the social brain. … Continue reading
According to the recent research on autism, children who lose their diagnosis may develop another psychiatric disorders. It means that even if the child is “off” autism spectrum disorder, it is necessary to continue psychiatric care and monitor the conditions. … Continue reading
At Shema Kolainu we experience miracles on a daily basis as our children teach us that anything is possible. Our teachers nurture the creative aspect of education and provide daily classes of art, music and physical therapy to help our students … Continue reading
Many of you may are aware of our popular ongoing workshops that Shema Kolainu hosts throughout the year. Yesterday we organized the second one of the school year at Hotel Pennsylvania in Manhattan. Our guest speaker was Alexa Moses- OTR, … Continue reading
This month you will view many videos, read a number of articles and scroll past endless advertisements all pointing in the direction of the same destination. A common goal; to raise money for additional funding in 2017. We are aware of this movement, as we have just completed our own donation-based video. Ours is somewhat different though. Our own children created the content.
They are telling the story through their own eyes. They are the experts of the school and become the narrators as they take us through their experience of the Shema Kolainu. So as you view the following video, please remember a few important notes about our children.
The stars of this video are communicating clearly. A skill that many individuals who are on the spectrum find difficult to. The success and development of the students continues to be recognized due to the dedication and passion of the faculty at Shema Kolainu. Emotions are clearly visible as the children express their gratitude and thanks to the teachers throughout the video.
By sharing the video with others you are helping us to spread awareness and continue.
At Shema Kolainu, our music and arts program is extremely important to our children and teachers. It serves as a form of expression and communication when words are not always available. We encourage our students to create moments and connect … Continue reading
According to the Society for Neuroscience annual meting in San Diego this year, autistic children are fixed on their own interests that they don’t pay mind on social information. In other words, children with autism fail to develop social skills … Continue reading
Being a parent to autistic child is challenging but their love does miracles. Every child and every case is special and unique. Of course, parents have already surfed the Internet and other resources, including books, phone apps to help them … Continue reading