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Every Kid Healthy Week

Every Kid Healthy Week
  By:  Dena Goldstein, Grants and Planning Associate   Bite-size fruit snacks, squishy Capri Sun juice packs and Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes all fall under the category of delicious, “kid...

A Reflection On Camp Firefly

A Reflection on Camp Firefly
  By:  Julie Feldman, LCSW, Firefly Day Camp Director and Liz Robbin, Speech-Language Pathologist, Firefly Overnight Camp Director   We remember our first day of camp as if it was...

Give Your Child a Boost in Their Language and Thinking Skills This Summer

Give Your Child a Boost in Their Language and Thinking Skills
  Summer doesn’t have to be a time for children to fall behind in their speech and language skills. Although school therapy sessions have ended, continued intervention with a speech therapist...

The Impact Noisy Toys Have on Children

Noisy Toys
  Does it ever seem like some toys are just too noisy? The sounds that many infant and children’s toys make are loud enough to reach hazardous levels. As cited in an article for Advance...

National Autism Awareness Month: Spotlight on Siblings

Autism Awareness Month:  Spotlight on Siblings
Photo Courtesy of Flickr.com   By Jessica Dubnow, M.A. Advanced Therapy Extern, Psychological Services   During the month of April, millions of people across the nation come together to...