special needs

Does This Child’s Behavior Warrant Hiring a Consultant?

Does This Child’s Behavior Warrant Hiring a Consultant? by Barb O’Neill, Ed.D Trainer, Coach, and Founder of Transform Challenging Behavior Let’s consider Brandon. He’s four. He has his good days and his bad days, but the bad days are really bad. At center time he often rushes into the block area, smashing the other children’s

Questions about Autism/ASD? Q and A from Autism Spectrum Disorders in the Early Childhood Setting, by Michael A. Assel, Ph.D.

We were fortunate to have Michael Assel, Ph.D present a webinar  about Autism Spectrum Disorder in ECE settings on March 25, 2015. Many of the participants had questions that we were unable to ask Dr. Assell.  He was kind enough to answer them and they are posted below. Link to the recording of the webinar,