Our Children’s ART

Spinning Rainbows

Art therapy is a something our children enjoy. It’s not about professional skills development but about developing social skills using this non-verbal method. Through the colors, paint, and shapes, children and adults can express themselves and can translate their feelings from … Continue reading

Can Chemicals Cause Autism?


Recent studies show that certain chemicals can increase the risk of autism. Researchers from the Drexel University have published evidence that some pesticides, banned in 1970, may still cause a significant risk of autism during pregnancy. The study showed that children … Continue reading

Understanding Regression Can Be The Next Step To Understanding Autism


New autism study finds that regression marks one in five autism cases. What is regression? Some children start to lose their developmental skills they already gained at age 2. This phenomenon is called regression and according to the studies, regression … Continue reading

What Video Game Can Help Autistic Children To Develop Social Skills?


Autism deeply affects our lives nowadays, and, according to the recent CDC reports, the number of children identified with Autism Spectrum Disorder has increased from 1 in 150 children to 1 in 68 children. The situation is the same disturbing … Continue reading

Is Autism Male’s Disease Only?


For decades, the scientists and autism researchers have been studying the appearance of autism among boys and men. But recently, we found that  new studies have been launched among the women and girls. It’s been a long time since people thought … Continue reading

Officials Laud Shema Kolainu at Legislative Breakfast


Letitia James, Public Advocate; Menachem Lubinsky, CEO at Lubicom Marketing Consulting; Peter Rebenwurzel, VP of Shema Kolainu; Dr. Joshua Weinstein, Founder and CEO of Shema Kolainu; Milton Weinstock, Board Member; Dr. Alan Kadish, President and CEO of Touro College and … Continue reading

Tony Braxton’s Son “Is Off the Spectrum.”


We simply can’t pass over the latest good news! In Tony Braxton’s recent interview with Access Hollywood’s Kit Hoover and Nina Parker, the seven-time Grammy winner announced her exciting family news: her son Diezel “is off the spectrum.” Diezel was … Continue reading

First-Then Boards Helped Johnny!


After we gave him a fun activity to look forward to, he knew he had to finish his first task in order to get to the second and this helped him tremendously. Continue reading

Toys for Children with Autism


Toys and games are a source of joy for kids and parents. In the case of autistic children, your toys and games should not only be fun but also be educational and should help to develop social, sensory, language skills, etc. Continue reading

MSG-Free Diets for Autistic Children


Dr. Reid studied the influence of products with MSG on her daughter’s autism symptoms and found that glutamate was responsible for transmitting signals between neurons and other cells, which aggravated autism symptoms. Continue reading