1. COR Behavioral – ABA & Autism/Disability Services with Exergame

      At COR Behavioral their therapies are tailored to help each client reach his or her full potential. An evaluation allows their staff to identify each client's strengths, weaknesses, and to develop appropriate goals and behavioral programs. Each potential client is evaluated by one of their Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA) to identify strengths, limitations, and to develop appropriat…Read More

  2. Anderson Center For Autism Uses Interactive Projection System

      At Anderson Center for Autism, their evidence-based methods demonstrate realistic, steady progress and consistently make a difference in the lives of the individuals and families they serve. Based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), their treatment approach focuses on techniques and interventions that use reinforcement to teach their individuals the skills they need to str…Read More

  3. Community Outreach Center Haynes Family Programs Adds Projection Games

      The Haynes Family of Programs provides specialized treatment and educational services to children with special needs relating to emotional development, autism, Asperger’s Disorder, learning disabilities, neglect and abandonment.  At Haynes they focus on children and families that can face significant emotional, behavioral and mental health challenges. Part of this outreach is to provide a f…Read More

  4. Exergaming Can Improve Executive Function In Children With ADHD

      A new study has found that Exergaming can improve executive function in children with ADHD. As most people know, children with ADHD struggle with being to stay focused for long periods of time, which has a major effect on their performance in school. Using Exergame as a way for physical activity can become a safe space for children with special needs like ADHD or Autism. In the study, 51 ch…Read More

  5. Assistive Technology Can Benefit All Students

      Assistive technology tools have always been meant for students with learning disabilities but there is documented proof these tools can benefit all students. Assistive technology enables students with disabilities to compensate for the impairments they experience. This specialized technology promotes independence and decreases the need for other educational support. Appropriate assistive te…Read More

  6. Sensory Room and the Special Education Application

      A sensory room is a therapeutic space with a variety of equipment that provides students with special needs with personalized sensory input. Sensory rooms help these children stay calm and focused, so they can be better prepared for learning and interacting with others. One perfect example of a school that developed a sensory room was Hanover Elementary School in Meriden CT. They use it for…Read More

  7. The Sensory Room: Helping Students with Autism Focus and Learn

    The Sensory Room features The Light Wall, known as the T-Wall, which is an interactive touch wall that provides sensory feedback with lights and touch sensors. Multiple games provide progressions for users of any ability level, and the game component adds compliance for long-term effectiveness. Hanover Elementary School in Meriden CT is a model of ‘Schools that Work’, as profiled by Edutopia.O…Read More

  8. Makoto Arena and the Special Needs Population

    The Makoto-Arena is a beneficial tool for the Special Needs population and therapy market. Makoto works on timing, rhythm, and response-to-stimuli with the entire body. Studies of therapies have shown significant improvement in visual, cardiovascular, and neurological performance. These improvements include the areas of memory, speech, learning disabilities, cognitive processing, and more.  Using…Read More

  9. tWall And It’s Benefit to Numerous Applications

    The tWall is an interactive touch wall that provides sensory feedback with lights and touch sensors. Multiple games provide progressions for users of any ability, and the game component adds compliance for long-term effectiveness.  The tWall provides a fantastic cardio workout over numerous applications, including Exergaming, sports fitness and rehabilitation, and much more! The tWall is benefici…Read More

  10. Exergame Locations: Playful Beginnings Intervention Center

    We are always looking to expand our reach to customers other than health clubs and fitness centers. Our equipment has a special ability to get kids active and to keep them engaged. So when we come across schools, childcare centers, and similar facilities we try very hard to deliver our interactive fitness products to the kids who can use it. Most recently we have installed some equipment at a very…Read More