Rocking the Spectrum</br></br>

Rocking the Spectrum

We all can provide our children with a fun and motivational environment to help them in the areas of strength, movement, sensory processing, communication, positive behavior modification, social interactions, and self-care skills. Our community of parents and professionals is here to guide you through the day-to-day journey of life with someone with special needs.

The Adventures of Charley McChoochoo: Charley’s First Adventure

The Adventures of Charley McChoochoo: Charley’s First Adventure

The Adventures of Charley McChooChoo is a children’s book series about a little tender engine named Charley McChooChoo and all of his friends’ adventures on the Chugga Valley Railroad in Minnesota. They learn life lessons about friendship, kindness, and working together. Charley McChooChoo is a little switch engine with big dreams. Charley longs for his

The Adventures of Charley McChooChoo: Danny and the Whistling Engine

The Adventures of Charley McChooChoo: Danny and the Whistling Engine

The Adventures of Charley McChooChoo is a children’s book series about a little tender engine named Charley McChooChoo and all of his friends’ adventures on the Chugga Valley Railroad in Minnesota. They learn life lessons about friendship, kindness, and working together. Charley McChooChoo is a little switch engine with big dreams. Charley longs for his

Autism Live</br>

Autism Live

Autism Live is an interactive webshow providing support, resources, information, facts, entertainment and inspiration to parents, teachers and practitioners working with children on the Autism Spectrum. Viewers are encouraged to participate by asking question of experts, offering suggestions for topics to be discussed and sharing progress their children have made.

Therapy in Action

Therapy in Action

Therapy in Action is a nationally recognized premier pediatric occupational and physical therapy facility that has been providing services since it was established in 1978. They are dedicated to providing the highest quality, evidence-based therapy and enrichment services for children or adolescents and their families within an open environment of collaboration, communication, and mutual respect.

PCDA

PCDA

PCDA is a multi-disciplinary agency that provides a wide range of services to children with special needs, from birth to 21 years of age. All services at PCDA follow the DIRFloortime philosophy, which emphasizes social-emotional development and relationships. Services include speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, feeding services, music therapy, adapted music lessons, counseling, sibling

Family Focus Resource Center

Family Focus Resource Center

For over a decade, Family Focus Resource Center (FFRC) has been providing parent-to-parent support, education and information to parents and caregivers of children with special needs and the professionals who serve them. They are one of 47 Family Resource Centers and one of 14 Family Empowerment Centers in California. They are a sponsored program of

Diane M. Danis, M.D., M.P.H.

Diane M. Danis, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Danis is a medical doctor trained as a general Pediatrician, with over 20 years of experience caring for children.Β  She has additional specialty training and experience in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, and has devoted the last fifteen years of her practice to working with children with a variety of special needs.Β  She provides diagnostic

Linda Weaver-Weiss

Linda Weaver-Weiss

Linda is a board certified licensed clinical social worker and marriage family therapist. She is a graduate of U.S.C. and has practiced in the San Fernando Valley for 20+ years providing psychotherapy to individuals, couples and families. Linda works to help clients identify and understand the many intense emotions, such as depression and anxiety, that

Nellie R. Akalp

Nellie R. Akalp

Nellie Akalp is a passionate entrepreneur, small business advocate and mother of four. As CEO of CorpNet.com, a legal document filing service, Nellie helps entrepreneurs start a business, Incorporate, Form an LLC, or set up Sole Proprietorships (DBAs) for a new or existing business. She has formed more than 100,000 corporations and LLCs across the

Sharon Wollaston

Sharon Wollaston

Dr. Sharon Wollaston is a board certified pediatrician practicing in Pasadena. She received her medical degree from New York Medical College and completed her residency at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. After her residency, she continued to work at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles as a chief resident. She has been ear piercing for more than 10

Bari Fairly

Bari Fairly

Bari grew up in Woodland Hills, California. She graduated from El Camino Real High School and then attended The University of Irvine graduating in 1992. Bari always being interested in exercise and nutrition became a personal trainer while attending CSUN for dietetics. Bari met her husband Pat in 1992 and is a stay at home

ATAK Interactive

ATAK Interactive

ATAK Interactive is a full-service digital house located in Los Angeles. They are a service-first kind of company that works hard to create the right solutions for you and your organization or brand. They work with organizations and businesses just like yours who do amazing work offline and need some help online. Finding a company

Get In The Groove Entertainment

Get In The Groove Entertainment

Get In The Groove Entertainment led by Andrew Langsam has enjoyed working in the entertainment industry as an actor and professional DJ for over 25 years. After numerous off-Broadway appearances and guest spots on daytime soap operas as a well as a variety of commercial and film work, Andrew took a leap of faith and

Rafi Zait

Rafi Zait

A unity of humility and an entrepreneurial spirit characterize Rafi, a business owner in the West San Fernando Valley. Rafi studied Liberal Arts at CSUN and went on briefly to teach before opening several children’s resale boutiques. Having truly served his local community for 10 years, Rafi went on to create a successful internet based

Traci Espar

Traci Espar

Traci Espar is a Los Angeles native who has honed her love of writing into a successful career. Traci is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a degree in Communications. She has an extensive background in sales for high profile American corporations and has combined her knowledge of marketing with her writing

Lara Haddad, MS, CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist

Lara Haddad, MS, CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist

Lara earned her Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders from Louisiana State University Medical Center in 1993. She has more than 17 years of experience as a speech-language pathologist working in early intervention, and with school-aged children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings. Before starting her private practice, Lara worked as a speech-language pathologist