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Jamie E. Carter, Ph.D. is the coauthor of "PREP for Social Success: A Guide for Parents of Children with Autism." She was recently interviewed by Special Needs Book Review regarding a wide range of topics including her reason for writing the book as well as how social skills affect the ability... - July 17, 2015 - PREP for Social Success
Three weeks ago, a revolutionary new app for the iPad called "Funny Directions by Speecharoo" introduced "Kit the Kangaroo" to the world, and suddenly kids are eating all their veggies, sharing with their siblings and marching right to their rooms at "bedtime."
Seems... - July 16, 2015 - Speecharoo Apps
A simple yet highly useful new product targeted at parents and caregivers of babies, the Disposable Baby Drip Cloth, has been developed by inventor Artenia J. Jones of Tallahassee, Florida. The invention’s unique design enables it to effectively address a common problem related to the changing... - July 16, 2015 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
A petition called The Transparent Childcare Movement has begun circulating, requesting that state legislators enact laws that would require public childcare facilities to provide live video streaming access to parents. - July 15, 2015 - Ident-A-Kid Services of America
ABA therapy provider opens second Houston autism center to extend leading services to families in northwest region. - July 14, 2015 - Trumpet Behavioral Health
Elissa Rand, mother of an elementary school aged child and founder of East Setauket, NY-based Meticulice, a leading certified head lice removal service specializing in natural and non-toxic techniques, points out that regardless of agreement with the AAP’s recommendations about head lice, the most important thing parents can do is remain on the lookout for early signs of lice infestations and take the necessary steps to treat their children and household, family members and belongings. - July 13, 2015 - Meticulice
An innovative new product designed to serve an important function for babies, the Alford Blanket, has been developed by inventor Arthur Alford, III of Ripley, Tennessee. The invention’s unique design provides parents and caregivers with a comfortable and safe product that will produce a better... - July 11, 2015 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Kid Care Anywhere (http://kidcareanywhere.com), a boutique child care agency founded by Shonna Smith, is holding its spectacular Ultimate Parents Night Out event. The event will be held on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 7:00 to 11:00 pm at the Marriott Fair Oaks in Fairfax, Virginia.
This family friendly... - July 09, 2015 - Kid Care Anywhere
The 4th annual SCHOOL OF ROCK DFW SUMMER TOUR is ready to get under way on July 30. The School of Rock is the world leader in performance-based music education. In keeping with the philosophy that the best way to learn to do something is by actually doing it, they decided to pack up the van with candy bars and juice boxes and hit the road. - July 06, 2015 - School of Rock
ScooTalks, a web and app based service, has been launched by ADDADOT Technologies LLP, a Jaipur start-up. The website and the app together come across as a first of its kind of kids’ services aggregator and parent-school centric service. The radical concept has been especially designed to suit the needs of Indian parents and kids’ services providers. - July 03, 2015 - ADDADOT Technologies LLP
Dr. Rollan Roberts II, Founder & CEO of The Prompting announces the first-ever workshop for child entrepreneurs. - July 03, 2015 - 24ravens
An innovative new product targeted at parents and caregivers of infants, the LolleeTops, has been developed by inventor Hikema Peterson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The invention’s unique design insures that a common problem related to the cleanliness of baby bottles is effectively addressed.
The... - July 02, 2015 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Hennessey Public Schools working with Edmond-based playground company, Noah's Park & Playgrounds to install new custom play structure at Hennessey Elementary School this week. - June 30, 2015 - Noah's Park & Playgrounds
Daxton’s Friends for Canine Education & Awareness was formed in honor of Daxton Borchardt, who passed away on March 6, 2013 due to severe injuries sustained in a dog attack. Daxton’s Friends would like to educate the public about the importance of understanding dog breeds and how, with proper education and pet care, the number of dog-related incidents can be reduced. - June 26, 2015 - Daxton's Friends For Canine Education & Awareness
An innovative and highly useful new product targeted at parents and caregivers of infants, the Rock-A-Bye Baby, has been developed by inventor Qubina Duncan of Washington, DC. The invention’s unique design provides its users with a versatile and multi-functional crib that addresses a number of... - June 25, 2015 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Celebrities Concierge & Staffing Services announces the launch of their new “Elite Care Specialists” who provide Full-time, Part-time and/or On Call childcare placement services with nannies trained or specialized to work with special needs children. - June 25, 2015 - Celebrities Concierge & Staffing Services
Mokumax founder and Twitter fanatic offers sneaky way for parents, teachers, and anyone else interested in spying to anonymously monitor Twitter users without the user ever knowing. Teachers, parents, spouses, and sports fans will love the simplicity of this Twitter enhancement. No Twitter account is required to create your own custom list of Twitter users and tweets. Everything is anonymous so there is no need to sign up for Twitter. - June 23, 2015 - Mokumax, LLC
Scoville & Company, a woman & veteran owned St Louis, Mo. based consumer product start-up invents and recruits innovative medical devices for the home, including Pacidose, a liquid medicine dispenser for infants that feels just like a pacifier but has a narrow tube down the center allowing for liquid medication delivery to infants. The company was founded by Dr. Agnes Scoville, MD, an ER doctor and US Navy veteran who served in Iraq. - June 22, 2015 - Scoville & Company
SageMyLife™, a local innovative technology company, is proud to announce the release of a beta-test version of its one-of-a-kind network mapping tool. As they enjoy an early look at the online tool, beta testers will provide valuable feedback to enhance the current version and help define future... - June 19, 2015 - SageMyLife
My Kensington Nanny Opens Locations in Boca Raton and Ft. Lauderdale, FL - June 19, 2015 - My Kensington Nanny
Extraordinary Conceptions is taking part in the 37th Annual Black Gold Days Festival in Glenpool, Oklahoma, starting on June 18. - June 18, 2015 - Extraordinary Conceptions
Noah’s Park & Playground has been working with Edmond Public Schools to make more elementary schools ADA compliant by providing ADA accessible playground structures and accessible independent play equipment to six of the seventeen Edmond elementary schools in the summer of 2015. - June 16, 2015 - Noah's Park & Playgrounds
Denise Krochta interviews Dad's who try to navigate through their own child's addiction and have some sanity and peace in their lives while doing it. Father's Day can be a very sad day, instead of a happy one, when loving an addict. - June 15, 2015 - Denise Krochta
Supporters, parents, and sponsors will gather at Bayonne to golf for prematurity. - June 15, 2015 - Graham's Foundation
WRASK IT Parent’s Edition allows parents, nannies, and expecting mothers and fathers to ask anonymous question. The app also makes it easy for other parents with experience to answer those questions immediately. - June 14, 2015 - WRASK IT
Tate Publishing Author Dedicates a Book Signing of “The Bizarre Baby Name Book” as a Fundraiser for the Children’s Hospital of Nevada at UMC. - June 13, 2015 - K. Alex Shaw
PREP for Social Success: A Guide for Parents of Children with Autism is described as “an excellent resource for you and your child” in an introduction to a guest post on the Special Needs Book Review website. It also notes that “PREP easily adapts to your child’s specific characteristics,... - June 13, 2015 - PREP for Social Success
Empowering kids with skills and confidence! - June 12, 2015 - k6easy
Time Out Dubai Kids, a supplement of Time Out Dubai, has featured Afterschool.ae founder Joanna Santillan in their Summer Camp edition. - June 11, 2015 - AfterSchool.ae
The Wedding Industry is Revolutionized by a Unity Sand Ceremony Frame that Prevents the Sand from Mixing. Couples finally have a solution for a lasting keepsake for their destination weddings and beach weddings. - June 10, 2015 - The Forever Frame
Free Arts Los Angeles is pleased to announce Free Arts’ Fun Day 2015, scheduled for Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 11am to 2pm at The Victorian Santa Monica, 2640 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405. This annual fundraising event helps Free Arts bring hope and empowerment to abused, neglected, homeless... - June 04, 2015 - Free Arts Los Angeles
"We have seen an increased interest to improve and when needed build brand new playgrounds at military bases, public facilities that support families and schools, going beyond the time tested teeter-tooter and metal swing I grew up with at school," said Sean Haynes, Founder and CEO of Lifecycle. - June 04, 2015 - Lifecycle Construction Services
Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder are on the rise. What are parents to do to continue to help their children at home all summer? Good news - help has arrived just in time! The Third Edition of the longstanding and successful resource book, Building Bridges Through Sensory Integration, written by three knowledgeable and practiced Occupational Therapists; Ellen Yack, BSc, Med, OT & Paula Aquilla, BSc, OT & Shirley Sutton, BSc, OT, is available June 9th. - June 04, 2015 - Sensory Focus
An innovative new product designed to provide a vitally important measure of safety for babies when traveling in vehicles, the Baby Guard, has been developed by Carlos Otero of Lorain, Ohio. The invention’s unique design insures that an increasingly common cause of death for infants is significantly... - June 03, 2015 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
With 20 years experience in the lice treatment field, Wendy Beck, owner of LiceDoctors Lice Treatment and Nit Removal Service, knows when to anticipate big jumps in the incidence of head lice. June marks the beginning of lice season, which extends through September, and causes aggravation for many families. LiceDoctors offers parents advice on how to identify, treat, and even prevent lice. - June 03, 2015 - LiceDoctors
Blue Rhino (www.BlueRhino.com) announces its support for the March of Dimes 2015 imbornto Campaign, which celebrates and thanks parents for all they do, while encouraging consumers to shop and donate to help fund research on birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. The company will promote the March of Dimes imbornto campaign through its 2015 nationwide Blue Rhino tank exchange ad campaign. - June 02, 2015 - Blue Rhino
A call for peaceful action has taken place in Spanish Harlem. Violeta Galagarza, Creative Director for KR3TS will present a call for peace dance performance to encourage progressive discussion and interaction between the city and its communities. - June 01, 2015 - KR3TS
LiceDoctors Lice Treatment and Nit Removal Service reports that it is seeing a big spike in the incidence of head lice in Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs. According to owner, Karen Sokoloff, "Summer time always brings about an influx of cases of head lice owing to increased socializing among children. At this time, we are seeing that families in the Philadelphia are particularly hard hit with cases of lice." - May 31, 2015 - LiceDoctors
An innovative new product designed to serve as a highly valuable and functional accessory for parents and caregivers of infants, the Baby Rocker, has been developed by Arturo J. Downs of Woodbridge, Virginia. The invention’s unique design provides those caring for a baby with a convenient and safe... - May 30, 2015 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
The team behind the highly successful and effective K-12 math resource, Mathletics, is excited to announce the release of IntoScience for Grades 6, 7 & 8 across 137 schools in the Bay Area on Wednesday May 20.
Created specifically for the needs of Middle School science students, IntoScience helps... - May 19, 2015 - 3P Learning
The National Writing for Children Center is a showcase of children’s book authors and illustrators. The NWFCC highlights Liane Brouillette starting in May, 2015. - May 16, 2015 - National Writing for Children Center
My Own Midwife GC, a private midwifery care company, has started private antenatal classes to smooth the journey to parenthood for the new parents in Gold Coast and surrounding areas. - May 14, 2015 - My Own Midwife GC
The Bell Law Firm recognizes the efforts of whistleblowers who bring False Claims Act lawsuits against companies that attempt to defraud the government. - May 07, 2015 - The Bell Law Firm
Cub Snacks has introduced their monthly healthy snack box for kids, available for parents across the USA to purchase. Cub Snacks sends subscribers a box containing 30 healthy and portioned kids snacks, reducing parents stress at the grocery store and eliminating confusion from illegible ingredient labels.
Parents... - May 07, 2015 - Cub Snacks
Making a gift for Mom means so much to her. She will cherish the item for years to come. With all the DIY options out there, the Arizona Flower Market has the perfect Mother's Day floral craft projects to make Mom's day extra special. - May 06, 2015 - Arizona Flower Market
Arizona Florist, the largest volume florist in Arizona, offers 5 easy to follow steps to help you send a beautiful bouquet to the special Mom in your life. - May 05, 2015 - Arizona Florist
Best Home Care, a Twin Cities home health care agency, has published a white paper on the different ways a caregiver can get paid for taking care of a family member on its website. - May 03, 2015 - Best Home Care
May 10th is a time to celebrate mothers around the world –it’s Mother’s Day. - May 02, 2015 - STOMP Out Bullying™
Fortune 500 Consultant Siobhan Neilland reveals the riveting story of the OneMama organization founded to provide birthing and health clinics, agricultural sustainability, and economic trade skills to mamas in impoverished Uganda communities. In “I Gave Birth to a Child I Didn’t Know I Had,” learn about Siobhan’s childhood being raised within a cult, and the miscarriage that led her to Africa where she became determined to provide a healthy environment where babies could thrive. - May 01, 2015 - TheREDCarpetConnection.com, LLC
Jamie Carter, Ph.D. and Ahna O’Shaughnessy, M.A. have developed a four step program to help parents teach their children diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) how to improve social skills and emotion management. Their book, "PREP for Social Success: A Guide for Parents of Children... - May 01, 2015 - PREP for Social Success