Posts Tagged ‘Portland’

  • A Literary Hero for All Abilities – Joel Suzuki

    Jan 28, 17 • 855 Views • Local Resources, NewsroomNo Comments

    A Literary Hero for All Abilities  by Karen Krejcha – Readers who stay current on books featuring fictional characters on the autism spectrum may already be familiar with Brian Tashima’s The Spectraland Saga (now the Joel Suzuki series), a science...

  • From The Publisher – Spectrums Magazine

    Jun 8, 16 • 825 Views • NewsroomComments Off on From The Publisher – Spectrums Magazine

    Notes From the Publisher – June 2016 It was September 16th, 2012 when I received an email from Courtney Freitag introducing herself. She was planning to launch a magazine dedicated to those on the autism spectrum in the Portland metro area. She was...

  • Arts for all: PHAME

    Feb 8, 16 • 1428 Views • NewsroomComments Off on Arts for all: PHAME

    By Keith Loria It was back in 1984 when a group of families who had the shared experience of having a family member with a disability, wanted to find a creative outlet for their loved ones in the Portland community. “If you looked around at the options back...

  • Having a ball: special needs soccer leagues

    Sep 16, 15 • 1743 Views • Newsroom1 Comment

    By Keith Loria Thanks to a nonprofit organization dedicated to children unable to play typical recreational soccer, Oregon kids with autism are learning the joys of the sport. Often times, children with autism are left on the sidelines to watch the action,...