Go Go Overhead Throw

The overhead throw is one of the 3 Foundation throws used in Autism Fitness programming. Similar to the push throw the overhead version requires rooting (feet planted firmly on...

ABA and Autism…And Exercise

  • August 27, 2012
  • Eric Chessen
Applied Behavior Analysis, or ABA, is one of the few practices that has been proven effective for treatment and education of individuals with autism. A common misconception is that...

Autism Therapy: The Case for Fitness

  • August 25, 2012
  • Eric Chessen
I’m not sure what most parents, educators, and clinicians think of when the term “Autism Therapy” is considered. Most probably, parents think of therapeutic interventions for problematic or maladaptive...