By Todd A. Ward, PhD, BCBA-D
Founding Editor, bSci21.org
Michael Sobbell, founding president of Autism on the Seas, built a company that organizes cruises for families whose members have been diagnosed with autism or other developmental disabilities. The ship’s staff includes Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapists and special education teachers.
The Shelton Herald noted that the cruises are suitable for families whose members’ behavior “prohibit them from flying on airplanes or going out to eat at restaurants.” The company provides 35 annual cruises to…