Adults with Special Needs

ABM Helps Muscular Dystrophy, Chronic Pain, and More

Stories of Two Adults with Difficult Challenges and How the Anat Baniel Method Helped

We appreciate all the incredible stories that were entered in our recent Contest. Thank you again for sharing your experiences with the Anat Baniel Method (ABM). This is the third in a series of blog posts featuring the ABM Stories that […]

Creating Awareness and New Possibilities for Children and Adults with Cerebral Palsy

NeuroMovement®: Harnessing the Power of the Brain to Change Itself
Today, March 25, is National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day. And the entire month of March has now been designated as National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month. I am so pleased that awareness of cerebral palsy is being pushed forward. As you may know, many children fall under […]

Transforming the Lives of Children and Adults With Cerebral Palsy

Using the Power of the Brain to Change Itself
Wednesday, October 2, is World Cerebral Palsy Day. “World CP Day is a global innovation project to change the world for people living with cerebral palsy and their families. It is designed to gather ideas from people around the world and make the best of those ideas […]

Scoliosis: Go With the Curve

How You Can Increase Your Flexibility and Strength and Reduce Pain Through Brain Change
Saturday, June 29, 2013, was the first International Scoliosis Awareness Day. It’s a day to “create positive, public awareness about scoliosis, promote education, advocacy campaigns, and bring people together with the condition.” In honor of this day, I’d like […]

What Is the Good News About Scoliosis?

Saturday, June 29, 2013, is the first International Scoliosis Awareness Day. It’s a day to “create positive, public awareness about scoliosis, promote education, advocacy campaigns, and bring people together with the condition.”  In honor of this day, I‘d like to share possibilities for breakthrough improvements of function and for reduction of pain using noninvasive techniques. […]

Brain Injury Awareness: How the Nine Essentials Can Help

Did you know that 1.7 million people, including 475,000 children, sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the United States each year?

This statistic comes from the Brain Injury Association of America, as well as this fact: 3.1 million individuals live with life-long disability as a result of TBI. Learn more about brain injuries here.

March is […]

The Center for Discovery: “A Community Inspired by People with Disabilities”

I want to tell you about my recent visit to a very special place. It is called The Center for Discovery and it sits on 1400 acres of land (this is not a typo!) in upstate New York about 80 miles north of NYC. It’s a residential facility for children and young adults with special […]