3 posts categorized "Varleisha Gibbs"

02/21/2018

NorthJersey.com: Opinion: Deer hunting is a necessary evil for deer and people

Despite killing individual deer, hunting is beneficial to the deer population because there is not enough food to sustain their current numbers. Christopher Dolce, a Freehold resident, is an undergraduate studying at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

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12/01/2014

Philly.com: Holidays Can Be Sensory Overload for Kids With Autism

The holidays can be a challenge for families of children with autism because sensory overload can trigger major meltdowns, says Varleisha Gibbs, an occupational therapy professor at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

Read: Philly.com: Holidays Can Be Sensory Overload for Kids With Autism

11/10/2014

KYW Newsradio: With The Holidays Approaching, Now Is The Time To Get Ready For Travel If You Have A Child With Special Needs

Holidays with family can be dicey under the best of circumstances, but when you’re expecting guests with special needs, some care must be taken, said OT prof Dr. Varleisha Gibbs.

Read: http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2014/11/09/with-the-holidays-approaching-now-is-the-time-to-get-ready-for-travel-if-you-have-a-child-with-special-needs/

Dr. Gibbs was also featured on WOGL’s Philadelphia Agenda on Nov. 10, 2014. Listen: http://wogl.cbslocal.com/2014/11/10/philadelphia-agenda-with-brad-segall-396/