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An Intensive Summer Program for Social Language Skills

An Intensive Summer Program for Social Language Skills

For those families seeking a social skills for kids summer program, Speech and Hearing Associates…

by NJ Kids Staff

NJ Kids Special Needs Guide Spring/Summer 2020

NJ Kids Special Needs Guide Spring/Summer 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Special Needs Resources, Programs and Services  QICK: LINKS: View…

by NJ Kids Team

Websites That Benefit Children With Learning Disabilities

Websites That Benefit Children With Learning Disabilities

Pre K - High School There are hundreds of websites and apps devoted to education, many that…

by NJ Kids Team

Guide to 50 Fun Things To Do With Special Needs Children this Spring

Guide to 50 Fun Things To Do With Special Needs Children this Spring

From amusement parks, battleships, museums, playgrounds, planetariums, zoos, children enrichment…

by Naida Wolf

Helping Children with Social Skills Difficulties: The Benefits of Extended School Year Instruction

Helping Children with Social Skills Difficulties: The Benefits of Extended School Year Instruction

Many children with social skills difficulties require support and instruction throughout the summer…

by Michael C. Selbst, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Using Art Therapy to Treat Children With Developmental Disabilities  / Autism Spectrum

Using Art Therapy to Treat Children With Developmental Disabilities / Autism Spectrum

Art therapy facilitates social, emotional, and cognitive development Art Therapy is a…

by Alisa Lindenbaum, MPS, ATR-BC, LCAT

Addressing Sibling Aggression: How to Help Your Kids Play Peacefully

Addressing Sibling Aggression: How to Help Your Kids Play Peacefully

Yelling, hitting, and fighting between siblings is a natural part of growing up.   Tips…

by NJ Kids Contributors

New Direction ABA provides intensive Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

New Direction ABA provides intensive Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for children with Autism...

New Direction ABA New Direction ABA provides intensive Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy for…

by NJ Kids Contributors

How to Create a Well-Balanced Summer for the Family

How to Create a Well-Balanced Summer for the Family

Being eager about the summer season is a natural, common emotion. There’s nothing like experiencing…

by NJ Kids Contributors

4 Ways to Calm Yourself When Dealing With Your Child's Potent Emotions

4 Ways to Calm Yourself When Dealing With Your Child's Potent Emotions

On the parenting rollercoaster of emotion, it often seems that anger is expressed more than any…

by NJ Kids Contributors

The Importance of Connecting Daily With Your Kids

The Importance of Connecting Daily With Your Kids

Today’s lifestyle is focused on electronic connections. The amount of screen time has exploded…

by NJ Kids Contributors

Why Do They Whine? 5 Ways to Change the Behavior

Why Do They Whine? 5 Ways to Change the Behavior

Whining is a problem for almost every parent When children don’t get their way, whining is often a…

by NJ Kids Contributors

Stepping Forward Counseling Center - Summer C.A.M.P.  Clinically Advanced Multi-modality Program

Stepping Forward Counseling Center - Summer C.A.M.P. Clinically Advanced Multi-modality Program

Stepping Forward Counseling Center LLC Therapeutic Social Skills Summer Program Our…

by NJ Kids Contributors

The Therapeutic Nursery at Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Successfully Helps Children Overcome Symptoms of Selective Mutism

The Therapeutic Nursery at Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Successfully Helps Children Overcome...

October is Selective Mutism Awareness Month Children who have Selective Mutism are bright, verbal…

by NJ Kids Contributors

Guttenberg Center for Special Services programs take place in the Sandra and Arnold Gold Wing at the JCC on the Palisades

Guttenberg Center for Special Services programs take place in the Sandra and Arnold Gold Wing at...

The Guttenberg Center for Special Services provides social, recreational, cultural and educational…

by NJ Kids Team

Therapeutic Nursery programs take place in the Sandra and Arnold Gold Wing

Therapeutic Nursery programs take place in the Sandra and Arnold Gold Wing

This unique program for preschool children with special needs is a developmental multidisciplinary…

Socially Creative Summer Camp...a unique summer camp experience with an opportunity to blend creative arts with social skills

Socially Creative Summer Camp...a unique summer camp experience with an opportunity to blend...

Care Plus’s Socially Creative summer Camp is back again this year.  Since Camp is all…

by NJ Kids Team

Best Practices for Understanding and Managing Challenging Behavior at School: Using an FBA and BIP

Best Practices for Understanding and Managing Challenging Behavior at School: Using an FBA and BIP

When addressing behavior problems, a careful assessment provides the foundation for effective and…

by Michael C. Selbst, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Common Core and Selective Mutism: Children Left Behind

Common Core and Selective Mutism: Children Left Behind

In recent months, more than five high school students, diagnosed with selective mutism have crossed…

by Marian B. Moldan, LCSW-R

Sensory Taekwon-Do Inspired Adaptive Martials Arts Program for Children with Autism, PDD, ADHD, and Dyspraxia

Sensory Taekwon-Do Inspired Adaptive Martials Arts Program for Children with Autism, PDD, ADHD, and...

Sensory TKD of Bergenfield and Waldwick is the first neuroscience inspired martial arts program. We…

by NJ Kids Team

Spotlight On Stepping Forward Counseling Center

Spotlight On Stepping Forward Counseling Center

Stepping Forward Counseling Center is an innovative and cutting edge mental health treatment…

by NJ Kids Team

26 Places To Go and Things To Do with your Special Child

26 Places To Go and Things To Do with your Special Child

As parents of any child, we know it's tough to find the right outlets for playing and learning. And…

by Sarah Graves

Multi-Disciplinary approach to Pediatric Therapy

Multi-Disciplinary approach to Pediatric Therapy

At Bergen Pediatric Therapy Center, our physical therapy specialists strive to provide children…

by NJ Kids Team

 Beginning a New School Year: Supporting a Child with Special Needs

Beginning a New School Year: Supporting a Child with Special Needs

By Lauren Conway, M.A. & Brian Yankouski, M.A., BCBA (BEST NJ, LLC) www.bestnjllc.com As we say…

by NJ Kids Team

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