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„The Future Is Here: Assistive Technology for Learning Disabilities". This is an overview article on how modern assistive technologies can help students with learning disabilities in the educational process.
Money Management Guida from Juliana: Thank you!
This money management guide for those with disabilities. It includes budgeting checklists, savings and discount guides (these were great!), tips to reach financial goals, and smart ways to save:
Fixgerald. It is a tool for plagiarism checking.
Special needs children
"Planning a Trip to Disney for a Child with Disabilities or Medical Needs"
We recently published a free resource guide titled "Planning a Trip to Disney for a Child with Disabilities or Medical Needs", which I thought would
be useful for your readers who are planning a trip to Disney.
Disney strives to provide a memorable experience for every child and has been consistently ranked as the most accommodating theme park in the U.S. for families of children with special needs.
Our guide provides information on the types of accommodations and services Disney provides for each type of disability such as:
We also included updated information about the Disability Access Service pass, and the required steps to obtain one.
You can view the guide here: https://millionmilesecrets.com/guides/planning-a-trip-to-disney-for-a-child-with-disabilities-or-medical-needs/
Having a disability often limits your travel options to staycations and locations within driving distance. Traveling by air can be challenging for many, so planning, doing your research, and knowing your rights can help you have the best air travel experience possible. Our guide breaks down everything you need to know below:
The Definitive Safety Guide to Attending Music & Sporting Events with a Disability
This guide offers lots of helpful information such as:
Comprehensive information for attending large events if you have a disability, including booking disabled access tickets, checking that the venue can accommodate your accessibility requirements , and other tips for a stress-free and safe day.
Advice on hosting disabled-friendly events (for organizers) such as information about accessibility requirements for venues and details on the Americans with Disabilities Act (e.g. disabled seating requirements in a 500-seat venue: 1% of the total capacity, plus 1 seat).
Examples of some of the most accessible venues in the world, including Madison Square Garden which provides assisted listening devices to all attendees in the Hulu theater.
Useful tips and advice such as how to prepare for the event, finding nearby accommodation, and other practical advice for attendees with special accessibility needs.
"Workout Routines To Become a Stronger Athlete”
All about Accessibility Remodeling and Retrofits
It covers everything from accommodations for special needs, to best service dog breeds, to home technology to increase accessibility for yourself and/or family members.
"7 Warning Signs your Child may have a Vision Problem".
Vision Center is an informational web guide created for those seeking eye surgery and other vision correction options. All content published on Vision Center is researched, written, and edited by licensed optometrists, experienced journalists, and other medical writers in the industry. All pages on our website are fact-based and sourced from recent scientific research, scholarly articles, textbooks, government agencies, and medical journals. Our website also does not host any form of advertisement.
Less expensive eye exam information
Best Contacts for Astigmatism page here:
A normal cornea is spherical. With astigmatism, the cornea has an irregular curve. A misshapen cornea changes how light passes through to your retina. This can cause blurry vision, poor night vision, eye irritation, and headaches.
Comprehensive guide on autism
Dr Pierrette Mimi Poinsett MD, recently created a comprehensive guide on autism that includes types of ASD, prevalence (statistics), how to diagnose it and warning signs to look out for. You can read it here - "Autism Spectrum Disorder Guide"
A useful guide for people with ASD using the internet:
ADHD Rooms at home:
Creating distraction-free spaces through home organization and decor can significantly reduce your child’s anxiety while boosting focus and creativity. Also, actively involving your child in this process helps build a sense of agency, which in turn can bolster their confidence and autonomy. With this in mind, we’ve curated a new guide that includes suggestions for how to minimize potential stressors and common distractions, as well as specific considerations to take when organizing different rooms in your home.
How to Help Your Autistic Child Learn at Home
How to Help Your Autistic Child Learn at Home that covers signs to look for, explaining autism to a child and supporting your child with autism in the classroom and at home. Our goal is to help parents and children work towards a happy learning environment.
Parents' Guide: So Your Child Has Been Diagnosed With Autism…
Autism and Internet:
http://www.thatsnotcool.com This gives the tools to help young people think about what is, or is not, okay in their digital relationships. This website is aimed at young people 11+.
https://www.homeadviceguide.com/online-safety-guide-autism-spectrum-disorders/ - Individuals on the Autism Spectrum are just as interested, if not more interested, on the Internet than their peers due to the access to information and as a means for social communication.
https://www.changepeople.org/Change/media/Change-Media-Library/Blog%20Media/Keeping-Safe-Online-Easy-Read-Guide-Small-File-Size.pdf - This visual guide is about how to keep safe online including using the internet and social media.
Autism and sleep
Our editorial team recently published a guide about Down syndrome and sleep challenges because, according to the National Down Syndrome Society, over 50% of those with DS have obstructive sleep apnea. Our guide addresses common sleep issues like this and more while offering medically-verified advice to help those with DS get a better night’s rest.
You can take a look here: https://www.mattressnerd.com/down-syndrome/
Children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may experience difficulty with communication and social interactions, as well as repetitive behaviors or special interests. One of the more common difficulties for children on the autism spectrum is sleep problems, which can manifest in different ways depending on what type of ASD they have been diagnosed with. It will be vital for the parents and families of a child screened and diagnosed with ASD to understand how autism affects sleep and why children with ASD are more vulnerable to sleep problems, which is what this guide is intended to do.
„The Psychology of Sleep: Understanding Mental Health's Impact on Sleep"
This comprehensive piece delves into the fascinating connection between mental health and sleep. It explores how mental health conditions such as anxiety, depression, and stress can impact sleep quality, providing readers with valuable insights and actionable tips to improve their sleep patterns.
Here are some key points covered in the article:
Understanding the link between mental health and sleep disturbances
Exploring the impact of anxiety, depression, and stress on sleep quality
Strategies for managing mental health to improve sleep
Practical tips to establish healthy sleep habits
This resource https://purple.com/blog/bedtime-routines-for-children-with-autism covers:
Autism : Planning an accessible and sensory friendly theme park trip
Theme parks are meant to be a fun and memorable experience for everyone but all the excitement and noise can be overwhelming and ruin the experience. It's important to recognize what might cause sensory overload and what might be enjoyable for your specific situation. This guide provides some great ways to find the balance so that everyone can enjoy the experience at any theme park.
Over the years running NewMouth we’ve learned:
Dental awareness is a year-round thing
Patients are searching for more than just healthcare, they want an all around experience. That's why our team includes dentists and medical writers to give you better insight into your care
People with physical disabilities are more likely to develop oral health complications, such as cavities, gum disease, and dental defects
Developmental disabilities can impact a person’s general and oral health standing. This is because certain disorders impair learning, physical, language,
and behavioral capabilities
https://www.newmouth.com/blog/alzheimers-gum-disease/ as another valuable resource
Disability Awareness and Planning for Accessibility during events
This guide offers lots of helpful information such as:
Assistive Technology in Cars
Fully Accessible Guide to Smart Home Tech
Our Fully Accessible Guide to Smart Home Tech for Disabled and Elderly explains which smart home tech is most user-friendly for those who may have issues with communication or mobility.
Joanne Davis has conducted research and collected a list of technologies for people with disabilities https://writix.co.uk/blog/apps-for-students-with-ld.
Home modifications - A link from Teens4safety
Great resource on home modifications that make life easier and safer for
individuals with physical disabilities: https://www.basementguides.com/home-safety-for-people-with-disabilities/
It includes checklists for specific safety adjustments for the most dangerous areas in a home, including the kitchen, bathrooms, and stairways.
A great guide for disabled individuals who are moving home, you can find it here:
Eyeglasses is working to help educate and provide tips and information about digital eye strain and other common parental concerns in this digital age. This guide includes information on symptoms of eye strain, statistics of computer use of children and teens and solutions to prevent digital eye strain in children and teens.
You can read it here: https://www.eyeglasses.com/digital-eye-strain-children-teens/
Education links (see also under Educational links)
College Guide for Students with Disabilities and Their Parents
The article is focusing on the advice that can help students with disabilities successfully navigate their higher education.
Further links about sleep disorders from SleepHelp
Parents guide guide helping children sleep
Cerebral Palsy Group is an online resource for anyone who has been affected by cerebral palsy, birth injuries, or brain injuries. Our team was created so we can provide answers and all types of assistance needed to help improve the quality of life for loved ones and family members with cerebral palsy.
Would you mind adding our informational resource here- https://cerebralpalsygroup.com/cerebral-palsy/ to help provide FREE support and useful resources to individuals and families who have been diagnosed with cerebral palsy and other disabilities?
Having bad credit can feel like getting a flat tire on your way toward a solid financial future. It can also make you feel like you’re the only one stranded on the side of the road with no help in sight. You could convince yourself that things may have been the same had you taken a different route. But even if your situation was unavoidable, it doesn’t make it ideal.
The good news is, you’re not the only one, and you have options for getting back on track. Choosing a bad credit loan can help to soften the blow of a tough financial season. And it could help you bridge the gap between a long-term plan and a practical step toward rebuilding credit.