autism Tag

Autism and Nature

By: Christina Hughey “If you’ve met one person with autism, you’ve met one person with Autism”   (source)   No two people with autism are exactly alike. Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder comes with a wide range of skills, abilities, and disabilities. Autism is caused by a combination of genetic...

Building a Sensory Garden

By: Christina Hughey   A sensory garden is designed to stimulate the senses. This stimulation occurs from plants and other things found in the garden. Sensory gardens are wonderful for children, including special needs children who can really benefit from sensory items. Sensory gardens provide a fun...