Adam had many sensory challenges when he joined BEST Academy. Over time, he has accessed coping mechanisms to assist with visual and auditory stimulation. His favorite activities are washing dishes, finding the water soothing, and taking walks. For his comfort, we have purchased He has taken these skills and been able to transition to a new classroom recently, readily accepting new peers, new sounds and sights.
Adam has taught us a great deal. He let us into his unique world and allowed us to share our world with him. He has a smile that will light up a room!
This year, Adam has been increasing his use of his Picture Exchange Communication system, requesting what he wants or needs more independently and fluently. He has also been able to venture into a stimulating and busy gym environment with success!