autism

How To Find Sensory-Friendly Events At Places Like Chuck E. Cheese

How To Find Sensory-Friendly Events At Places Like Chuck E. Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese is a cacophony for the senses—buzzes and bells and screeches, crowds and music and overstimulated kids (and parents), colours and lights every which way. It’s a lot for those who don’t have sensory-processing challenges. But for people who are sensory sensitive it can be Way. Too. Much.

How To Parent A Typical Child When You Also Have One With A Disability

How To Parent A Typical Child When You Also Have One With A Disability

In high school, I travelled a lot for various conferences — to New York City, Kansas City, all around Ohio and Washington, DC. I thought my parents allowed me to go because they saw how beneficial these trips would be for me. But a few years ago, I learned this…