Autism – a Journey

Autism, like life, is a journey.    Each day and each stage brings new challenges, accomplishments and questions.  As a parent of an adult on the spectrum, I am very aware of the phases and associated responsibilities for each part of my family’s journey. Having moved through early childhood services, local school districts and now long…

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Support the Salvation Army

I Love the Salvation Army! That is one of the reasons I have volunteered to be a “bell ringer” the last two Christmas seasons. The Salvation Army, located at 3528 E. 14th Street in Plano, has a wonderful outreach to the East Plano community. Everything from afterschool events, to Bible studies and worship services to…

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Immediate Needs for the Samaritan Inn

Collin County, Texas November 14, 2014 Speech & Occupational Therapy of North Texas is thankful to have the opportunity to support the Samaritan Inn. We make this charity a part of our regular giving since this is such an important community outreach. The Samaritan Inn provides shelter as well as training for families and individuals…

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Feeding Challenges at School

While the start of a new school year is exciting and positive for many families, those who have children with feeding challenges are often faced with the struggle of how to handle lunchtime at school. Addressing these challenges at home is difficult enough but to carry strategies over to the lunchroom may seem near impossible.…

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