Dani Gillman

About Dani Gillman

Dani Gillman is Cofounder and Director of Marketing at Birdhouse for Autism. She’s a hands-on mother to an 8-year-old daughter with ASD and wingwoman to Ben Chutz (Cofounder and CEO at Birdhouse). Dani’s an enthusiastic blogger, baker, and do-it yourselfer, and an outspoken advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves.

Posts by Dani Gillman

5 Tips to Combat Picky Eating in a Child with Sensory Processing Difficulties

Picky eating is very common among children, especially those with sensory processing difficulties. 5 ways to encourage good eating habits in children with special needs...

Thinking About Trying Music Therapy with your Child with Special Needs?

Music therapy is evidenced-based to help strengthen a child's abilities like: communication, emotional development, speech. It is good for brain injuries, pain, and more...

Five Tips for Easing Your Child’s Transition Back to School

For some children with special needs, heading back to school can bring up feelings of anxiety and uncertainty. Here are a few ways you can prepare your child....