Tips & Tricks for MyGuide

Did you know that you can increase the size of the buttons in MyGuide? When playing guides, notice the navigation and control buttons in the corners. If they are too small and you want to make them larger, follow these steps: From the navigation tabs on MyGuide, tap the “Me” Read more…

Partner Spotlight – Lesley Garcia

Meet Lesley Garcia, an occupational therapist using MyGuide in her research with the University of Nottingham. Lesley is researching how technology can launch and support the wellness recovery principles of CHIME (Connectedness, Hope and Optimism, a sense of Identity, a sense of Meaning in Life, and a sense of Empowerment) Read more…

Meet Christiana Santos, an Occupational Therapist, and owner of Future Forward Pediatrics

Christiana Santos, an Occupational Therapist, and owner of Future Forward Pediatrics uses MyGuide with her clients every day as a tool for facilitating various therapeutic activities, visual schedules, emotion/choice communication, and remote monitoring or Home Exercise Programs.   “Remote monitoring is one of the best functions of MyGuide! I can actually Read more…

Caregiver Tips 

Caregiver Tips  Mark, Caregiver for son with autism MyGuide has helped us by establishing lists of activities and routines that he will carry out on his own if his MyGuide takes him through it. In the past, he would resist or not understand what we were asking of him. He Read more…

National ACCSES Fall Summit 2021

Attending national and local conferences for professionals serving people with developmental disabilities is a powerful way to keep up to date on the latest research, advances, and technology available to professionals in the field. The National ACCSES Fall Summit was held in Tampa in late November.   ACCSES is an elite network Read more…

Understanding Person-First Language

Person-First Language (PFL) is a style of communication that demonstrates respect for people with disabilities by recognizing them as a person first instead of describing them as their disability. Attention to this language helps to eliminate stereotypes and prejudicial language. Chris Martin, Director of Workforce for Soar365 was involved in the early days Read more…

Celebrating National Caregivers Month

Celebrating National Caregivers Month In 1997 President Clinton signed the first NFC Month Presidential Proclamation and each president since has issued an annual proclamation honoring family caregivers each November. All of us at MPower Me celebrate National Caregivers Month! Many of us are caregivers, too and that experience contributes to MyGuide’s Read more…