Author Archives: admin

Jon Peterson & Autism Scholarship Provider

Did you know CTC is a Jon Peterson and Autism scholarship provider?! We help your child make meaningful educational gains in their speech and occupational therapy needs. By connecting with you as parent, teaching you how to help your child and collaborating on academics we create an IEP team to help your child grow! We […]

Toilet Training for Children with Developmental Disabilities

Toilet Training for Children with Developmental Disabilities This 2-day educational training coaches caregivers through toilet training children with developmental disabilities. Cost includes both classes and a training manual. Individual and/or intensive follow-up services are available if needed after class is completed. Tuesday, November 5 and Tuesday, November 12, 9:00am – 12:00pmCincinnati Children’s DDBP Building To […]

Natural Environment Teaching

Free parent training on how to use opportunities in the natural environment to teach your child/teen with special needs new skills. Where: Symmes Township Public Library, 11850 Enyart Rd, Loveland, Ohio 45140 When: Thursday, October 24, 2019, 6:30pm RSVP by Friday, Oct. 20th to kala@keyaba.com At Cincinnati Therapy Connections, we are happy to provide speech […]

“Sensory Saturdays” at Cincinnati Art Museum

When: the 4th Saturday of the month (excluding November & December), 9:30-11:30am What: Sensory Art Activities For: Students with Autism Where: Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202 Cost: FREE! and no reservations required More information: contact Sara Birkofer (access@cincyart.org or 513-639-2971 Check it out: https://cincinnatiartmuseum.org/access There are so many great events […]

Transition to Adulthood

Transition planning is intended to prepare students to move from the world of school to the world of adulthood. It’s never too early to begin. This FREE training series is ideal for professionals and caregivers to ask questions, grow resources, and network with others embarking on the transition journey. Register to attend one or all four sessions. Professional CEUs pending. […]

Social Skills

Child therapy, Speech Therapy, OT, Occupational Therapy, Cincinnati, Autism Scholarship, Jon Peterson Scholarship, Home

Join the Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati as they discuss various techniques and ideas to support your child’s social skills. When: Thursday, Sept. 19 (6-8pm) Where: Mercy Health Center (1701 Mercy Health Place, Cincinnati, OH 45237, Room S157) RSVP: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07egkhqqhe83a405f0&oseq=&c=&ch= Questions? Contact: connect@autismcincy.org or call 513-561-2300 At Cincinnati Therapy Connections, our goal is to supply […]

Yes, Kids With Disabilities Belong Wherever ‘Typical’ Kids Belong

Written by: Ellen Stumbo, The Mighty’s parenting editor. From The Mighty.com https://themighty.com/2019/07/kids-disabilities-belong-with-typical-kids/?utm_source=Autism_Page&utm_medium=Facebook&fbclid=IwAR0nG_DPW7aHg_dXmLrFPxTgaynAXI1GJ1SrrQiEuAjJigaZhzjF8EAZdr0 Last Saturday, Stella Turnbull, a 12-year-old who has a disability (the children’s version of Lou Gehrig’s disease or ALS), won a 4H competition with her goat. However, not everyone was happy with Stella’s win. The Turnbull family received an anonymous letter stating they “should […]

LIFT Caregiver Training and Simulation Day at CVG for FALL 2019

LIFT Caregiver Training and Simulation Day at CVG for FALL 2019 SEPT 11 from 6-7:30 pm (Caregiver Training) SEPT 21 from 2-4 pm (Simulation Day) *You MUST register to attend and be present at BOTH sessions. Register at https://www.cvgairport.com/LIFT What is LIFT? LIFT is a professionally designed program for the individuals with developmental disabilities, including ASD.  […]

Toddlers engage more with print books than tablets: Study

From: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/toddlers-engage-print-books-tablets/story?id=61935415&fbclid=IwAR0FiUDlkeOY1L9V_G0Q1IAzb_pXK1zIgNCPQNi0DZX-Q3hqTwZ-Cg6pI0g “Once upon a time” may be better read on paper than on a screen. A new study suggests that toddlers interact more with their parents when they read print books compared to electronic versions. The results of the study were published today in the journal Pediatrics. E-books sell well. The number of Americans who read e-books […]

Preschool for children with disabilities works, but federal funding for it is plummeting

by JACKIE MADER July 10, 2019 https://hechingerreport.org/preschool-for-children-with-disabilities-works-but-federal-funding-for-it-is-plummeting/?fbclid=IwAR11TEF7B6Sy8G7G6tcHnQT0rjIYNAVBbueR_t18U9phoAO1Pvgrp_WzaZQ Special education programs for preschoolers with disabilities are required by law. But as the number of students needing services has doubled, funding per child has decreased 40% in two decades SURPRISE, Ariz. — Lindsey Eakin’s son Corbin was only six months old when she started to suspect something was […]