All Children’s Hospital’s Fit4AllKids – Addressing Childhood Obesity

All Children’s Hospital has made a commitment to help address the problem of childhood obesity by creating a program called Fit4Allkids, Weight Management & Fitness for Families. A task force of pediatric physicians, dietitians, physical therapists, educators and advocates spent a year developing Fit4Allkids to help children maintain a healthy weight and body size, and […]

October 22, 2011: Third Annual Island Hop

Get away for a great cause at the third annual Island Hop for Special Olympics Florida on Saturday, October 22 from 6-10 p.m. at Gaylord Palms Orlando. Experience island cultures from around the world at this not-to-be missed party, presented by Travelocity. The evening features delicious regional cuisine, cocktails, live entertainment, casino gaming, and more. […]

Watch & Listen to Dr. Greenspan Discuss Topics of Interest to Parents & Professionals

Dr. Stanley Greenspan Video Lectures In a series of 10 video lectures recorded between 2005 and 2009. The video lectures are available for viewing now, for only $75. Topics include: Early signs of ASD Older children and adults with ASD Raising the ceiling The CDC-ICDL report The do’s and don’ts of early intervention Attention, OCD […]

October 1, 2011: An IEP Workshop on How To Write A Good IEP & How To Get Services from Public School

The IEP Advocate is presenting an IEP workshop to cover practical and useful information to help you get the services your child needs to be successful in school. Here are some of the topics you’ll learn: Exactly what services the public school provides that are available to your child. Negotiating strategies when you’re in an […]