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Water Safety Training and Awareness Tips for Kids with Autism

Water safety training for people with autism is essential to prevent accidents. The best way to prevent drowning from occurring is to make sure that every child is provided with swimming lessons. It’s a fact that autism and water obsession go hand in hand. Meaning that those who are autistic are drawn and mesmerized by […]

How to Teach Autistic Children to Swim

Teaching an autistic child to swim can be a very tricky task. However, through consistency, patience, and a qualified swimming instruction, swimming can be used as a form of aquatic therapy. Making sure you always have properly trained instructors is key, especially for children who are autistic. According to the National Autism Association, between 2009 and […]

Salt Water Pool vs Chlorine: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a salt water pool vs chlorine? Is one better than the other? We will go through the pros and cons of each so that you can choose for yourself!     Salt Water Pool A salt water pool contains much less chlorine. Salt water pools must still contain some chlorine. Chlorine disinfects, making […]

Drone Search and Rescue: The Future of Lifeguarding Equipment

With self driving cars and artificial intelligence on every corner and in every publication it’s not a surprise to hear that technology is beginning to affect the world of lifeguarding and life saving as well. While we’re used to our ocean rescue lifeguards throwing themselves into the giant coastal waves, braving the tides, and using […]

Sensory Toys for Autism: Fun Toys for the Pool!

Many children and adults on the autism spectrum experience difficulty processing everyday sensory information. Any of the senses may be over or under sensitive (or both) (The National Autistic Society). Using the pool as therapy, which includes the use of sensory toys to learn about the senses as well as learning how to swim for safety […]

Autism and Drowning: Why Kids With Autism Are More Likely To Drown

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects roughly 52 million individuals worldwide (Autism Spectrum Australia, 2017). Interestingly, aquatic activities and hydrotherapy have been shown to increase social interaction, confidence, and independence in children with ASD (Kumar et al., 2014). Unfortunately, drowning is the leading cause of death in autism. Autism and drowning has been studied to uncover why […]

Autism and Water: Why Autistic People Are Drawn to Water

It is a common understanding that children with autism are naturally drawn to water. Something about that shimmery, cool, flowing liquid seems to capture their interest. Even for ourselves, what’s better than sitting on the beach or by the pool on a warm summer’s day? It is easy to imagine how anyone could be attracted […]

7 Drowning Statistics You Didn’t Know About

Swimming allows your child to have fun while exercising, however, water safety must not be taken lightly given drowning statistics. Swimming requires the proper attention and training in order to decrease the chances of drowning. There are many things that a parent can do to ensure the safety of their child. These things include giving your child swimming […]

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