Category Archives for Aspergers

Homeschooling the Sensory Intense Child

Does your child bounce constantly? Will your child refuse to touch scissors or even their pencil? We discuss Sensory Integration Disorder and what it means to our homeschooling. Practical advice and ideas from a mom who has lived on the sensory roller coaster for years, and if pushed I would have to admit to having […]

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Don’t Dys-miss Me- A look at the neglected learning disabilities

There is something wrong with how your child deals with learning but you can’t quite figure it out? Perhaps you have a diagnosis like Auditory Processing Disorder but it’s dismissed as a throw away diagnosis. Let’s talk about the neglected learning disabilities! How to find out what the problem is. How to find therapy home […]

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Nourishing Hope: How to Help a Child with Autism or ADHD to Improve Through Nutrition and Diet

This workshop was presented in the 2014 Special Needs Conference which was a free live online conference, and is now Plus members-only content. Julie Matthews Julie Matthews About Julie Matthews:​Wife to a US Marine, and mother of Connor, 5, who is recovered from autism, Maria used to work in health care but discovered on her journey […]

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Recovery is Real: Effective Methods to Recover from Autism

This workshop was presented in the 2014 Special Needs Conference which was a free live online conference, and is now Plus members-only content. Maria O’Neil Maria O’Neil About Maria O’Neil:​Wife to a US Marine, and mother of Connor, 5, who is recovered from autism, Maria used to work in health care but discovered on her journey […]

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Flipboard for homeschooling on the spectrum

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016 Don’t Flip Out…Flipboard!!  Come and learn a fantastic FREE tool for incorporating technology in a safe, creative environment.  Flipboard is a major part of Lynne’s homeschooling of her 17 year old high functioning autistic son. In this seminar Lynne will show how Flipboard […]

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Planning and goal setting with a special needs child

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016  Planning your Homeschooling Special Needs Journey  Homeschooling an exceptional child is a journey. What do you need to know to get to your destination? Your child struggles with some part of learning, or perhaps has given up. How do you establish wise […]

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Transitioning HFA from homeschool to independence

High Functioning Autism: Transitioning From Homeschool to IndependenceThis live presentation aired on:December 6, 2016 – Special Needs Conference”In a 2008 study of 200 families with transition-age and adult children with an ASD, conducted by the University of Miami/Nova Southeastern University CARD, 74% of the respondents were unemployed and 74% of those employed worked less than […]

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How to Beat the Falling Behind Cycle

This live presentation aired on:December 6, 2016 – Special Needs ConferenceWhat do you do when someone tells you that your special needs child is “behind”? We beat ourselves up every day trying to shake this, and constantly compare our child to others their age who have no diagnosis. In this keynote, you will learn some […]

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Super Strategies for Homeschooling Special Needs

This workshop was presented in the 2011 Super Summit which was a free live teleconference, and is now Plus members-only content.”Super Strategies for Homeschooling Children With Special Needs” This presentation was an interview-based question and answer strategy session from our 2011 Super Summit.  Heather Laurie was actually a substitute for another speaker and she jumped in with […]

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Homeschooling in an Intense Home

This workshop was presented in the 2014 Special Needs Conference which was a free live online conference, and is now Plus members-only content.”Homeschooling in an Intense Home” HELP! How can I peacefully homeschool when I have children with special needs? How do I overcome the frustrations and the chaos? After over a decade of homeschooling my […]

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