Monthly Archives: September 2016

Teaching Therapists at an Anhui Welfare Center

September 8th, 2016 (No Comments)

This summer, Physical Therapist ZiLi Wang and Occupational Therapist Irene Zhang, both of LIH Olivia’s Place Shanghai, conducted their third visit to an orphanage in Anhui province, following up on their previous teaching while introducing new assessment tools and techniques. The welfare center, the YingShang County Social Children Welfare House, was initially started in 1994 […]

The Thinking Behind Social Thinking

September 2nd, 2016 (No Comments)

Jamie, now 8 years old, has moved to Shanghai with his parents and younger siblings. Jamie was diagnosed at age 3, with what was then known as Asperger Syndrome (now grouped into the DSM-V’s broader category of Autism Spectrum Disorder) by a team of specialists in his home country. Jamie is a sensitive and often […]