Sensory Gym Helps Kids with Autism Thrive Through Active Play

Resources for play and physical development can be off limits to kids on the autism spectrum because of the prejudices and ill-founded concerns of their owners and operators. We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym plans to change that by ensuring a safe, fun and developmental physical space for kids of all neurological tendencies. Using a range of specially designed equipment such as …

How Pressure to Be ‘Age Appropriate’ Can Harm Autistic People

Whenever I go shopping in stores or browse online, I’ve noticed that certain things are categorized based on factors such as age, gender etc. For instance, the children’s section in clothing stores tends to have more character clothing, bright colors and be cutesier, while the adult section has less selection of character clothing and tends to be more sophisticated. Even …