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  • Integrated Play Groups (IPG)
    Integrated Play Groups help autistic children socialize
    Integrated Play Groups promote social development in children with autismChildren with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) face pervasive challenges in symbolic and social play development. The Integrated Play Groups (IPG) model provides intensive...
  • Steampunk-inspired Oktoberfest costumes
    Steampunk Oktoberfest costume and dance ball in San Mateo on Oct. 5
    Oktoberfest is a fun celebration of German music, dance, good cheer, food and drink. What would be even more fun is adding a Steampunk element to the mix. That is what the Period Events and Entertainments Re-creation Society (PEERS) is presenting...
  • Justice for All
    Juror training for the Antelope Valley community youth court in Lancaster
    The Antelope Valley Community Youth Court is having juror training on September 10 from 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The training will take place at Lancaster City Hall, Council Chambers. The city shows its concerns for the residence of...
  • Teens with Autism
    UCLA program improves social skills for teens with autism
    Severe impairment in social reciprocity is the core, underlying feature of ASD. Socialization deficits are a major source of impairment, regardless of cognitive or language ability and do not decrease with development. In fact, distress often...
  • Peers
    Judged by whose peers?
    As the associated press reports, Superior Court Judge Joan Weber dismissed an entire jury panel Tuesday due to selective dismal of jurors based on assumed homosexuality involving a case of LGBT rights in California. So in summary of the entire...
  • The Tribunal Has Arrived
    Justice Among Peers, League of Legends Tribunal System Released
    Months ago, Riot Games announced a revolutionary system that would change the way players interacted with each other within League of Legends. The addition of the new Tribunal system is supposed to bring about a more positive gaming experience by...
  • Facebook
    Can Facebook cause teen depression?
    Your on Facebook and all you see are people posting messages, photos, events and all the good stuff that they want to share with their friends. So what harm can be done? Plenty, according to a new study that shows how peer pressure has even...
  • The young teen's spot for info on alcohol and peer pressure. Visit here today!
    The Cool Spot: Alcohol, drugs, kids and resisting peer pressure
    April is Alcohol Awareness Month. No matter what time of the year it is, talking to your kids about the dangers of alcoholism and drinking is critical. Just say no to drugs, but also say no to drinking. Parents are the anti-drug. The Cool Spot is...