August 27, 2016

What’s Wrong With Being Bored?

By Tanya Gesek, Ph.D. “I’m bored!” How many… [more]

What’s Wrong With Being Bored? What's Wrong With Being Bored?

Parent Corner: Transition to Summer

By Tanya Gesek, Ph.D. I remember the last few weeks… [more]

Parent Corner:  Transition to Summer Parent Corner:  Transition to Summer

Behavioral Therapy for ADHD: Recommendations Ignored?

  Recommendations from the American Academy… [more]

Behavioral Therapy for ADHD: Recommendations Ignored? Behavioral Therapy for ADHD: Recommendations Ignored?

Blue Lights For Autism Event

April is Autism Awareness Month! April 2nd is National… [more]

Blue Lights For Autism Event Blue Lights For Autism Event

Wonder Works Sensory Night!

WonderWorks Indoor Amusement Park at Destiny is pleased… [more]

Wonder Works Sensory Night! Wonder Works Sensory Night!

New Sesame Street Character with Autism, using puppets to create awareness

Sesame Street now has a character with autism. Click… [more]

New Sesame Street Character with Autism, using puppets to create awareness New Sesame Street Character with Autism, using puppets to create awareness

KidSpeak in the Community!

Check out the picture of Mary and Charissa at Bear… [more]

KidSpeak in the Community! KidSpeak in the Community!

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What’s Wrong With Being Bored?

By Tanya Gesek, Ph.D. “I’m bored!” How many parents are hearing these words? Especially in the summer while the kids are on vacation??  My response? “Good.” We have become a generation of families that seem constantly on the go. As parents, we feel like failures if our children are not scheduled every minute of the […]

Parent Corner: Transition to Summer

By Tanya Gesek, Ph.D. I remember the last few weeks of school as a child. So excited to finish the year, and get on with vacation. Most assume that kids look forward to summer vacation and the carefree nature of nothing to do. So why is your kid freaking out? Why is your kid all of a […]

Behavioral Therapy for ADHD: Recommendations Ignored?

  Recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) that behavioral therapy be used as first-line therapy for very young children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appear to go largely unheeded, new research suggests. A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in Atlanta, Georgia, states that only 55% of young children […]

Blue Lights For Autism Event

April is Autism Awareness Month! April 2nd is National Autism Awareness Day.  On this day, buildings all over the world will be lit in bright blue to kick off Autism Awareness month. The MLW Developmental Evaluation Center, in collaboration with CNY Autism Society, has invited Syracuse’s downtown and surrounding buildings to join this international effort by […]

Wonder Works Sensory Night!

WonderWorks Indoor Amusement Park at Destiny is pleased to announce Sensory Night! This fun-filled evening will involve limited stimulation for children with special needs. There will be lowered music, no loud exhibits, stopped inversion tunnel, etc. Sensory nights will take place on the first Tuesday of every month, from 4pm to 8pm. $9.99 WonderWorks General […]