Links & Resources

ArtShop Adapted eBook Art Lessons

http://artshoptherapy.com/

ArtShop also offers eBook lessons that provide adapted step by step instructions and approaches for teaching fun art projects to children and adults with special needs.

Special-ism:

http://special-ism.com/

Online publication providing connections and advice to parents, teachers and other professionals connected to the "invisible" special needs "niche".

Family Achievement Center

http://www.familyachievement.com/index.html

Specializing in Pediatric Therapies:  Occupational, Physical and Speech

The founders of Family Achievement Center bring together a unique framework of resources in one location—a strong team of physical, occupational and speech therapists, a state-of-the-art facility that includes a unique array of traditional and cutting-edge programs.

Music Therapy

http://beyondamelody.com/

Beyond a Melody Music Therapy Services, LLC is a private practice run by Julie Buchholtz MT-BC(Music Therapist-kBoard Certified).  Located iin Hopkins, MN Julie serves the Twin Cities Metro Area, traveling to clients personal homes to improve the emotional, physical, or mental disabiities and needs of individuals.  Music therapy provides a comfortable and safe environment to achieve these needs.

Cerebral Palsy

http://cpdailyliving.com/

Central location for parents/caregivers to access CP information and resource to share personal stories.

 

Helpful Articles From ArtShop:

4 Ways Art Impacts Your Special Needs Child's Behavior:

http://special-ism.com/4-ways-art-impacts-your-special-needs-childs-behavior/#sthash.05G714ja.dpbs

Adapting Art For Children With Special Needs:

http://special-ism.com/adapting-art-for-children-with-special-needs/#sthash.6NReF0uV.dpbs

Using Art to Teach Life Skills To Children With Special Needs:

http://special-ism.com/using-art-to-teach-life-skills-to-children-with-special-needs/#sthash.bG6Fjhy7.dpbs

Art Readiness For The Unwilling Child- Part 1:

http://special-ism.com/art-readiness-for-the-unwilling-child-part-1/#sthash.u6ih1RND.dpbs

 

More Helpful Tips on Teaching Art To Children With Special Needs :

http://artshoptherapy.com/blog/

http://autismsupportnow.com/featured/art-ideas-for-your-special-needs-children-and-their-family