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Archive for November, 2014

Resources to Help Families and Caregivers

November 26th, 2014

Resources to Help Families and Caregivers

For parents of a child with special needs, the term “normal” means something very different than that of the general population.

The fragility of the child’s condition and the...

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How to Help Seniors Beat the Holiday Blues

November 24th, 2014

For most of us, the holidays are a wonderful time to share the joys of family life and friendship. But for many older adults the holidays can be highly stressful, confusing, or even depressing if their mental, physical and emotional needs are not...

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South Houston Therapy Director Goes ‘Over the Edge’ to Support Special Olympics

November 21st, 2014

Last Saturday, a member of our South Houston team braved great heights to help raise money for the Special Olympics Texas.

Angela Gullett, therapy director, participated in Over the Edge, a unique fundraising event in which participants...

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Autism Services Team Participates in Special Education Conference

November 18th, 2014

Last weekend, members of our Autism Services team participated in the 37th Annual Association of Schools and Agencies for the Handicapped (ASAH) Conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

More than 1,500 educators, caregivers,...

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In Their Own Words: A Family’s Testimonial

November 14th, 2014

–The following letter was written by Tammy Carrington, the mother of one of our clients in Tyler, Texas. We are honored to share it with you.–

Epic Health Services is truly epic!

What is the definition of epic?...

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Beaumont Team Volunteers at Adaptive Sports Event

November 12th, 2014

Last Saturday, Epic team members from our branch in Beaumont, Texas, participated in The Special Angels Rodeo.

The rodeo is an adaptive sports event, hosted by the Orange County Sheriff’s Posse, for people with all forms of disability...

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Regulating Children during the Holiday Season by Supporting Their Senses

November 7th, 2014

Supporting the senses of the deregulated child can have a big impact on a family’s enjoyment of the holiday season.

Sensory processing (sometimes called “sensory integration” or SI) is a term that refers to the way the...

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What is Home Care?

November 3rd, 2014

Home care in the state of Texas is delivered by licensed home and community support services agencies (HCSSAs) and regulated by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS). Services are provided in the client’s home or other...

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