The family meeting is a regularly scheduled meeting of all family members who want to attend. The purpose is to make plans for the family chores and family fun, to express complaints and positive feelings, to resolve conflicts and to make other sorts of decisions. Read the rest of this entry »

Through its Health On Wheels Van Service, the Cooper Fitness Center in Dallas has found a way to bring more seniors into its facility — literally. The club started the transportation program in July as a means of encouraging memberships among older adults, and within just a few months, it has grown into a full-fledged service for the senior community. Read the rest of this entry »

Asperger syndrome is a condition which falls within the broad range of autistic symptoms. Although a milder variant of Autism, both are sub-groups of a larger diagnostic category called Autistic Spectrum Disorder or Pervasive Developmental Disorder. Read the rest of this entry »