Kids with Special Needs

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What Are Your Top Concerns for Your Child With Special Needs? Our ABM NeuroMovement® Survey Results

A short time ago, I asked you to vote on your top concerns about the child with special needs in your life. Thank you! Thank you so much for answering our survey–some of you participated twice. Over 2,000 total people responded! The votes are in… and the top 2 concerns are: […]

See Videos from our NeuroMovement® for Children with Special Needs Training

Anat Baniel Method® Continuing Education for Practitioners We recently finished Level 1 – Infants and Babies of our NeuroMovement® for Working with Children with Special Needs Mastery Program. The students worked with children between the ages of 0 to 2 years old. Many of these babies were just a few months old—and absolutely darling! Click [...]

Transformational Experience for ABM Practitioner and Child on the Autism Spectrum

A few weeks ago, Jenna Stewart, an ABM NeuroMovement for Children with Special Needs Practitioner, came to help Neil Sharp and me at the ACSM Health & Fitness Summit & Expo in Orlando, Florida, where we were presenting. Jenna mentioned to me that she was about to begin working with a child with autism spectrum [...]

New Understanding & Hope for Children on the Autism Spectrum – Part 2

Three More Things You Can Do to Help Your Child with ASD In our previous article, Part 1, we discussed the importance of shifting from “fixing” to “connecting” when trying to help the child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and ways to begin doing so. We also discussed that the brain is an information system [...]

New Understanding & Hope for Children on the Autism Spectrum

Based in Brain and Movement Sciences Part 1: Three Things You Can Do to Help Your Child with ASD A new government survey of parents (November 2015) suggests that 1 in 45 children, ages 3 through 17, have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The official government estimate by the Centers for Disease Control [...]

ABM Lessons and Staff Help to Transform and Heal Family

Making the Impossible Possible: The Story of Sammy Sammy with ABM Practitioner Sylvia Shordike We recently received the following message and video from Anna, mother of Sammy, a boy with whom we have been working for over a year now. An MRI after Sammy's birth showed brain damage, and his parents were told [...]

ABM and NeuroMovement® Transform Life of Child with Cri Du Chat Syndrome

The Continuing Story of Charlotte Perhaps you read our previous post about Charlotte, a girl with Cri Du Chat Syndrome. Jessica, her mom, contacted me awhile ago. At that time, we had not yet worked with anyone with Cri Du Chat Syndrome. If you would like to read it, here is the link to the [...]