The Benefits of a Sensory Gym for Teens and Young Adults

The Benefits of a Sensory Gym for Teens and Young Adults

A common misconception is that there is an age limit for sensory gyms. In actuality, sensory gyms—and play—are important for people of all ages. They are especially beneficial for teens and adults with sensory disorders. You are never too old to engage in sensory development and play! Take our original Rockboy, Gabriel Kimmel, for example

Why Our Winter School’s Out Program is a Great Place to Chill

Why Our Winter School’s Out Program is a Great Place to Chill

Looking for an enjoyable activity to keeps your kids up and moving during the holiday break? Our Winter School’s Out Program is here! From Monday, December 23rd to Friday, January 10th (excludes weekends), we will be holding our program and offering a range of activities for children of ALL abilities. We have three sessions that

Autism Live, CARD and We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym Host Annual Sensitive Santa Holiday Event – Benzinga

Autism Live, CARD and We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym Host Annual Sensitive Santa Holiday Event – Benzinga

Children will have the opportunity to meet Santa and his helpers, who are experienced in interacting with children with autism. Autism Live, The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, and We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym have partnered again this holiday season to host a special event for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Children

Agnesa Papazyan, PsyD

Agnesa Papazyan, PsyD

Dr. Aggie (Agnesa Papazyan, PsyD) is a Pediatric Psychologist with specialized training in conducting psychological, psycho-educational and neurodevelopmental testing and treatment for children and adolescents suspected of having Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Intellectual Disability (ID), ADHD, and Learning Disorders. She is trained in working with children with special needs for over 18 years. Some of

ZOOZ Fitness Opens First Gym in Encino

ZOOZ Fitness Opens First Gym in Encino

One of the greatest challenges that individuals with special needs face is a lack of fitness programs and gyms. They are not provided with the necessary equipment or physical activity needed to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Thankfully, a new gym designed especially for individuals with disabilities has made its debut in Los Angeles, CA! The

6 Sports for Children with ASD to Try

6 Sports for Children with ASD to Try

There are countless benefits to getting involved in sports at a young age. Kids learn invaluable skills like coordination, communication problem-solving, and encourages a healthy lifestyle! However, we understand that these skills may not come as easily to children who are on the spectrum. The core features of ASD effect social, communicative, coordinative and behavioral