IBCCES https://ibcces.org Autism Certification and Training for Professionals. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:23:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 IBCCES Announces New Advisory Board Members https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/10/15/ibcces-announces-new-advisory-board-members/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:31:06 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13407 The International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES) is welcoming 3 new members to its Advisory Board. IBCCES is based in Jacksonville, FL, but works in all 50 states and 42 countries to provide certification and training programs in cognitive disorders such as autism, ADHD, and other special needs to education, healthcare and corporate professionals.
“We work hard to ensure we have leaders in a variety of specialties and backgrounds present on our board, including neurologists, special education ...

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ADHD prevalence increasing around the globe https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/10/05/adhd-prevalence-increasing-around-the-globe/ Fri, 05 Oct 2018 12:21:20 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13347 Over the last 20 years, the prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has increased significantly in the United States; from 6.1% to 10.2%. Countries around the globe are noticing a similar increase as well. According to Department of Health, about 6.4% of children and adolescents are affected by the disorder in Hong Kong, with over 10k new cases in 2017 alone. Dr Patrick Ip, clinical associate professor at HKU’s department of pediatrics and adolescent medicine, attributed the “phenomenon” to more accurate ...

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VillaKey Designated A Certified Autism Center https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/10/04/villakey-designated-a-certified-autism-center/ Thu, 04 Oct 2018 08:00:01 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13311 VillaKey has completed the process of becoming a Certified Autism Center, which is a designation that demonstrates the organization’s commitment to ensuring their clients who have autism or sensory sensitivities will have the best possible experience. This is the first vacation rental company globally to earn the CAC designation.
VillaKey has helped families, many with children on the autism spectrum, book vacation home rentals for years, but they furthered their commitment to serving those clients by completing the CAC program, ...

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Taking the Pain our of Homework for Children with Autism, ADHD, and Other Disorders https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/09/17/taking-the-pain-our-of-homework-for-children-with-autism-adhd-and-other-disorders/ Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:20:51 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13223 by Emily Graham, MightyMoms.net
Research has shown that children perform better in school when parents take an interest in homework. It’s important parental behavior because it shows kids that homework is important and that it should be a priority. It is especially important for children with cognitive disorders such as anxiety, autism, and ADHD, as parental involvement is one of the best ways to help children succeed in school.

But taking an interest does not mean nagging without helping, ...

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Children’s Museum of Houston Designated a Certified Autism Center https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/09/12/childrens-museum-of-houston-designated-a-certified-autism-center/ Thu, 13 Sep 2018 00:51:01 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13218 Parents with children on the autism spectrum or individuals with sensory sensitivities often find choosing destinations and attractions to visit a challenge – The Children’s Museum of Houston is working to ensure this is not the case when guests visit its location. The Museum was recently designated a Certified Autism Center, which is awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES) and demonstrates a commitment to ongoing training and a formal certification process in order to ...

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Colebrookdale Railroad Becomes Certified Autism Center https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/09/06/colebrookdale-railroad-becomes-certified-autism-center/ Thu, 06 Sep 2018 12:29:30 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13204 Colebrookdale Railroad has completed the process of becoming a Certified Autism Center, which is a designation that demonstrates the organization’s commitment to ensuring guests and families with children who have autism and sensory disorders have the best possible experience. Stretching between Berks and Montgomery Counties, the Colebrookdale Railroad traverses the Secret Valley, one of the most scenic and historic regions in the northeast.

“This is very important to the railroad because from time to time we have children with ...

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Reading Public Museum Designated a Certified Autism Center https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/08/30/reading-public-museum-designated-a-certified-autism-center/ Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:00:36 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13192 FIRST MUSEUM IN PENNSYLVANIA TO BECOME A CAC
The Reading Public Museum was recently designated a Certified Autism Center, which is awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES) and demonstrates a commitment to an ongoing training and certification process in order to better serve individuals on the autism spectrum. Parents with children on the autism spectrum often find choosing destinations and attractions to visit a challenge due to sensory sensitivities and safety concerns. The Reading ...

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Wild Styles Children’s Hair Salon Is Now A Certified Autism Center https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/08/29/wild-styles-childrens-hair-salon-is-now-a-certified-autism-center/ Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:00:33 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13186 Wild Styles Children’s Hair Salon, located in Pennsylvania, has completed the process of becoming a Certified Autism Center, which is a designation that demonstrates the organization’s commitment to ensuring their clients who have autism or sensory sensitivities will have the best possible experience. This is the first organization of its kind to earn the CAC designation.
Wild Styles’ staff have served many children on the spectrum over the last two and a half years, but they formalized their commitment to ...

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Afraid of the Dentist? Six Tips for Parents of Children with Anxiety or Sensory Sensitivities https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/08/28/afraid-of-the-dentist-six-tips-for-parents-of-children-with-anxiety/ Tue, 28 Aug 2018 12:36:34 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13181 For any child, the world is filled with a plethora of possible sensory challenges, ranging from lights to sounds, textures, smells, and tastes. The dental office is no exception, especially for kids with dental anxiety or those who are on the autism spectrum.
So, how do you help your child to cope with all of the stimuli he will face during his upcoming dental appointment? After all, just because a fear of the dentist is not uncommon doesn’t mean you ...

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Bouncetown Becomes Certified Autism Center https://ibcces.org/blog/2018/08/16/bouncetown-becomes-certified-autism-center/ Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:00:42 +0000 http://ibcces.org/?p=13153 Bouncetown has completed the process of becoming a Certified Autism Center, which is a designation that demonstrates the organization’s commitment to ensuring guests and families with children who have autism have the best possible experience. This is the first organization of its kind to earn the CAC designation.

Bouncetown implemented the CAC program, which requires staff training and certification through the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), to further their goal to be inclusive of all ...

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