Swimming & Triathlon

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American Red Cross Certification
Total Immersion Swimming
USA Swimming Coaching Certification
National Senior Games
Move United
Special Olympics
USA Swimming
Open Water Floats

USA Triathlon Coaching Certification
Fitness Programming
Challenged Athletes Foundation
National Senior Games
Move United
Special Olympics
USA Triathlon
US Military Endurance Sports
Team RWB


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Caputo, G., Ippolito, G., Mazzotta, M., Sentenza, L., Muzio, M. R., Salzano, S., & Conson, M. (2018). Effectiveness of a Multisystem Aquatic Therapy for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 48(6), 1945–1956. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-017-3456-y

Dowdy, A., & Tincani, M. (2019). Assessment and treatment of high‐risk challenging behavior of adolescents with autism in an aquatic setting. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 1(1), jaba.590. https://doi.org/10.1002/jaba.590

Grosse, MS, S. J. (2012). The role of the aquatic professional in the collaboration process. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 11(3), 7–16. https://doi.org/10.5055/ajrt.2012.0022

Kraft, E., Leblanc, R., & Culver, D. M. (2019). Strategies for Teaching Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Recreational Aquatics Programs. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 90(1), 24–29. https://doi.org/10.1080/07303084.2018.1535338

Lawson, L. M., & Lisk, C. (2019). Feasibility study of perceived exertion and heart rate of children with ASD during swimming. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 18(2), 29–37. https://doi.org/10.5055/ajrt.2019.0187

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Lawson, PhD, CTRS, L. M., Foster, OTD, OTR-L, L., Harrington, MOT, OTR-L, M. C., & Oxley, MOT, OTR-L, C. A. (2017). Effects of a swim program for children with autism spectrum disorder on skills, interest, and participation in swimming. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 13(2), 17. https://doi.org/10.5055/ajrt.2014.0069

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Lawson, L. M., L., & Little, L. (2017). Feasibility of a Swimming Intervention to Improve Sleep Behaviors of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder. Therapeutic Recreation Journal, 51(2), 97–108. https://doi.org/10.18666/trj-2017-v51-i2-7899

Oriel, K. N., Kanupka, J. W., DeLong, K. S., & Noel, K. (2016). The Impact of Aquatic Exercise on Sleep Behaviors in Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder. Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, 31(4), 254–261. https://doi.org/10.1177/1088357614559212

Roostaei, M., Baharlouei, H., Azadi, H., & Fragala-Pinkham, M. A. (2017). Effects of Aquatic Intervention on Gross Motor Skills in Children with Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review. Physical & Occupational Therapy In Pediatrics, 37(5), 496–515. https://doi.org/10.1080/01942638.2016.1247938