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Daily Archives: May 4, 2017

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Brookfield implements new special education model

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Brookfield implements new special education model
Officials say the plan will help Brookfield’s special education students … to oversee its board-certified behavioral services, special needs students from …
Source: Special Needs
Brookfield implements new special education model
Special Needs
Officials say the plan will help Brookfield’s special education students … to oversee its board-certified behavioral services, special needs students from …


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Tigard bus driver accused of abusing special needs student

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Tigard bus driver accused of abusing special needs student
PORTLAND, Ore. — A bus driver for special needs children in Tigard has been arrested for the alleged sexual abuse of a student who rode his bus.
Source: Special Needs
Tigard bus driver accused of abusing special needs student
Special Needs
PORTLAND, Ore. — A bus driver for special needs children in Tigard has been arrested for the alleged sexual abuse of a student who rode his bus.


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NY frets over federal health-care plan

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NY frets over federal health-care plan
▻GOP Medicaid bill: Counties see mandate relief. ▻Controversial New … The Medicaid funding amendment from Faso and western New York Rep.
Source: Medicaid
NY frets over federal health-care plan
Medicaid
▻GOP Medicaid bill: Counties see mandate relief. ▻Controversial New … The Medicaid funding amendment from Faso and western New York Rep.


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Tigard PD: Special needs bus driver abused girl

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Tigard PD: Special needs bus driver abused girl
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Tigard-Tualatin school bus driver for special needs children has been charged for crimes related to the sexual abuse of …
Source: Special Needs
Tigard PD: Special needs bus driver abused girl
Special Needs
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Tigard-Tualatin school bus driver for special needs children has been charged for crimes related to the sexual abuse of …


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Autism coverage bill gets Senate hearing

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Autism coverage bill gets Senate hearing
MONTGOMERY — Health insurance companies in Alabama would be required to cover autism-related treatments under a bill debated in Senate …
Source: Autism
Autism coverage bill gets Senate hearing
Autism
MONTGOMERY — Health insurance companies in Alabama would be required to cover autism-related treatments under a bill debated in Senate …


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Parents plea for autism coverage at Senate hearing

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Parents plea for autism coverage at Senate hearing
Tracy Cron knows what autism therapies have meant for her son Remy. At two years old, he faced language delays, and as a child, he suffered …
Source: Autism
Parents plea for autism coverage at Senate hearing
Autism
Tracy Cron knows what autism therapies have meant for her son Remy. At two years old, he faced language delays, and as a child, he suffered …


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Opposing sides clash on costs of autism coverage in committee hearing

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Opposing sides clash on costs of autism coverage in committee hearing
A hearing that was moved up at the request of autism advocates ended today without a vote on the measure to require insurance companies to cover …
Source: Autism
Opposing sides clash on costs of autism coverage in committee hearing
Autism
A hearing that was moved up at the request of autism advocates ended today without a vote on the measure to require insurance companies to cover …


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Lake County business earns nod for making adults with special needs a priority

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Lake County business earns nod for making adults with special needs a priority
The company is one of three being recognized by Search, a not-for-profit organization that assists adults with special needs with living arrangements, …
Source: Special Needs
Lake County business earns nod for making adults with special needs a priority
Special Needs
The company is one of three being recognized by Search, a not-for-profit organization that assists adults with special needs with living arrangements, …


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Nevada Rep. Amodei Says He'll Vote 'Yes' on Health Care Bill

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Nevada Rep. Amodei Says He’ll Vote ‘Yes’ on Health Care Bill
“When speaking on the Medicaid issue, I break Nevadans on Medicaid into two groups. Those on traditional Medicaid: children, pregnant women, …
Source: Medicaid
Nevada Rep. Amodei Says He’ll Vote ‘Yes’ on Health Care Bill
Medicaid
“When speaking on the Medicaid issue, I break Nevadans on Medicaid into two groups. Those on traditional Medicaid: children, pregnant women, …


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Ohio schools could lose millions under Obamacare repeal-replace bill facing vote today

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Ohio schools could lose millions under Obamacare repeal-replace bill facing vote today
Because of changes it would make to Medicaid, the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill being voted on in Congress could take away millions Ohio …
Source: Medicaid
Ohio schools could lose millions under Obamacare repeal-replace bill facing vote today
Medicaid
Because of changes it would make to Medicaid, the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill being voted on in Congress could take away millions Ohio …


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Shawn Weera – On Using Annuities for Medicaid Planning

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Shawn Weera – On Using Annuities for Medicaid Planning
Weera’s proficiency in estate planning, wills, trusts, Medicaid planning, and veteran’s, social security, and disability benefits has worked to safeguard …
Source: Medicaid
Shawn Weera – On Using Annuities for Medicaid Planning
Medicaid
Weera’s proficiency in estate planning, wills, trusts, Medicaid planning, and veteran’s, social security, and disability benefits has worked to safeguard …


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Parents, Children Push for Autism Therapy Coverage

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Parents, Children Push for Autism Therapy Coverage
Parents and children pleaded with a legislative committee to require insurers to cover an expensive autism therapy they said can be life-changing for …
Source: Autism
Parents, Children Push for Autism Therapy Coverage
Autism
Parents and children pleaded with a legislative committee to require insurers to cover an expensive autism therapy they said can be life-changing for …


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Federal Agencies Should Take Additional Action to Support Transition-Age Youth

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Federal Agencies Should Take Additional Action to Support Transition-Age Youth
Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder are less likely than youth with other disabilities to transition successfully from high school to work or college.
Source: Autism
Federal Agencies Should Take Additional Action to Support Transition-Age Youth
Autism
Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder are less likely than youth with other disabilities to transition successfully from high school to work or college.


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Arkansas Governor Signs New Medicaid Plan Restrictions

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Arkansas Governor Signs New Medicaid Plan Restrictions
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed into law a plan to scale back the state’s hybrid Medicaid expansion that would move 60,000 people off the …
Source: Medicaid
Arkansas Governor Signs New Medicaid Plan Restrictions
Medicaid
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed into law a plan to scale back the state’s hybrid Medicaid expansion that would move 60,000 people off the …


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A Reminder That Trump's Health Care Bill Cuts $880 Billion From Coverage Said He'd Never Cut

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A Reminder That Trump’s Health Care Bill Cuts 0 Billion From Coverage Said He’d Never Cut
He moreover promised that he would not cut a cent from Medicare and Medicaid, the programs that provide coverage to older and lower-income …
Source: Medicaid
A Reminder That Trump’s Health Care Bill Cuts 0 Billion From Coverage Said He’d Never Cut
Medicaid
He moreover promised that he would not cut a cent from Medicare and Medicaid, the programs that provide coverage to older and lower-income …


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Special needs program offers confidence, interaction

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Special needs program offers confidence, interaction
STARS not only helps the kids, but allows the parents to leave their child for a while and have some free time – parenting special needs children can …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs program offers confidence, interaction
Special Needs
STARS not only helps the kids, but allows the parents to leave their child for a while and have some free time – parenting special needs children can …


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Detroit Pistons' coach adopts special needs shelter dog

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Detroit Pistons’ coach adopts special needs shelter dog
Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy is the one who adopted dog left at Michigan shelter By Ken Haddad Posted: 3:55 PM, May 03, 2017 DETROIT …
Source: Special Needs
Detroit Pistons’ coach adopts special needs shelter dog
Special Needs
Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy is the one who adopted dog left at Michigan shelter By Ken Haddad Posted: 3:55 PM, May 03, 2017 DETROIT …


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Republicans voting to kill Medicaid, and the working poor, to get massive tax cuts for the rich

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Republicans voting to kill Medicaid, and the working poor, to get massive tax cuts for the rich
They have to destroy Medicaid and take healthcare away from children, the disabled, the elderly, and the working poor while they’re at it. Because …
Source: Medicaid
Republicans voting to kill Medicaid, and the working poor, to get massive tax cuts for the rich
Medicaid
They have to destroy Medicaid and take healthcare away from children, the disabled, the elderly, and the working poor while they’re at it. Because …


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Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Quarterly Listing of Program Issuances

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Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Quarterly Listing of Program Issuances
Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Quarterly Listing of Program Issuances: January through March 2017.
Source: Medicaid
Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Quarterly Listing of Program Issuances
Medicaid
Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Quarterly Listing of Program Issuances: January through March 2017.


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Trumpcare could force states to 'ration' healthcare to specialneeds children

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Trumpcare could force states to ‘ration’ healthcare to specialneeds children
The rushed push for the bill, however, has become so politicized that these concerns about the needs of society’s most vulnerable citizens appear to …
Source: Special Needs
Trumpcare could force states to ‘ration’ healthcare to specialneeds children
Special Needs
The rushed push for the bill, however, has become so politicized that these concerns about the needs of society’s most vulnerable citizens appear to …


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Pistons coach adopts dog with special needs overlooked in shelter event

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Pistons coach adopts dog with special needs overlooked in shelter event
A dog who was found dumped in the cold, limping, and near blind a few months ago was the last animal remaining at an animal shelter in Northern …
Source: Special Needs
Pistons coach adopts dog with special needs overlooked in shelter event
Special Needs
A dog who was found dumped in the cold, limping, and near blind a few months ago was the last animal remaining at an animal shelter in Northern …


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Special Help for Area Families Dealing with Dementia and Autism

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Special Help for Area Families Dealing with Dementia and Autism
Special Help for Area Families Dealing with Dementia and Autism Thinkstock. Winnebago County has free help for families who fear that a family …
Source: Autism
Special Help for Area Families Dealing with Dementia and Autism
Autism
Special Help for Area Families Dealing with Dementia and Autism Thinkstock. Winnebago County has free help for families who fear that a family …


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UVU opens new community autism center

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UVU opens new community autism center
OREM — Utah Valley University officially opened a new building Wednesday that will be home to a community autism center. The Cole Nellesen …
Source: Autism
UVU opens new community autism center
Autism
OREM — Utah Valley University officially opened a new building Wednesday that will be home to a community autism center. The Cole Nellesen …


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Saving Money by Curtailing Medicaid Risks the Health of Millions

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Saving Money by Curtailing Medicaid Risks the Health of Millions
Under the ACA, Medicaid coverage was expanded, states were required to participate, and the federal government took responsibility for most of the …
Source: Medicaid
Saving Money by Curtailing Medicaid Risks the Health of Millions
Medicaid
Under the ACA, Medicaid coverage was expanded, states were required to participate, and the federal government took responsibility for most of the …


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'Brave' mum starts 50 hour lock-in challenge for autism

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‘Brave’ mum starts 50 hour lock-in challenge for autism
“I don’t have a direct connection with autism but it is a condition that a lot of … Autism is a development disability that is present from early childhood.
Source: Autism
‘Brave’ mum starts 50 hour lock-in challenge for autism
Autism
“I don’t have a direct connection with autism but it is a condition that a lot of … Autism is a development disability that is present from early childhood.


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Republican health plan undermines special education, too

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Republican health plan undermines special education, too
And so we’re seeing stories like these about hurting specialneeds kids the day of the vote. We’re likely to learn even more tomorrow and in the …
Source: Special Needs
Republican health plan undermines special education, too
Special Needs
And so we’re seeing stories like these about hurting special-needs kids the day of the vote. We’re likely to learn even more tomorrow and in the …


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Derek H.

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Derek H.
Experienced Elementary Educator with MA in Special Ed. In-person … Send a message explaining your needs and Derek will reply soon. Response …
Source: Special Needs
Derek H.
Special Needs
Experienced Elementary Educator with MA in Special Ed. In-person … Send a message explaining your needs and Derek will reply soon. Response …


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In our opinion: UVU's Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism is a boon for the community

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In our opinion: UVU’s Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism is a boon for the community
Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder that, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), causes “significant social, …
Source: Autism
In our opinion: UVU’s Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism is a boon for the community
Autism
Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder that, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), causes “significant social, …


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