CSUN holds fifth annual Special Needs Resource Fair – The Sundial

CSUN holds fifth annual Special Needs Resource Fair – The Sundial

CSUN hosted its fifth annual Special Needs Resource Fair on Sunday, which is dedicated to connecting families with children with special needs to an array of resources in San Fernando Valley. Families led by their excited children arrived at the University Student Union to dozens of informational booths, carnival games and a live band. Parents

CSUN to Host Resource Fair for Families with Kids with Special Needs – CSUN Today

CSUN to Host Resource Fair for Families with Kids with Special Needs – CSUN Today

Raising a child is a demanding job for any parent, especially when supportive resources seem to be elusive or nonexistent. For families whose children have special needs, the task can be even harder. The Family Focus Resource Center at California State University, Northridge will host its annual Special Needs Resource Fair on Sunday, Oct. 22,

Los Angeles Business Journal Women’s Summit: FINALISTS – DINA KIMMEL, We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym – Los Angeles Business Journal

Los Angeles Business Journal Women’s Summit: FINALISTS – DINA KIMMEL, We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym – Los Angeles Business Journal

Dina Kimmel is the CEO and Founder of We Rock the Spectrum. A passionate autism mom, Kimmel has dedicated her life to developing and growing resources for the special needs population, especially children. Kimmel studied business marketing and accounting in college and has always had a keen mind for entrepreneurship, running her own successful retail

Rapid Prompting Method: A Voice for Nonverbal Autism

Rapid Prompting Method: A Voice for Nonverbal Autism

The saying goes “If you’ve met one person with autism, you’ve met one person with autism.” Nowhere is that truer than when it comes to teaching children with autism. There are many methods of teaching kids with autism but for non-verbal children, breakthroughs in education and communication are harder to come by. Parents of these children work tirelessly

Who is Rock Boy?

Who is Rock Boy?

Rock Boy—he’s the mascot of We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym who’s come to symbolize fun and full-inclusion to families all over the world. He adorns every We Rock the Spectrum signage from the storefronts to the walls of our gyms. For kids, his bright red t-shirt, welcoming smile, and rockin’ hands means “It’s playtime!”