We all use technology every day to help us complete tasks in an easier and more efficient manner. Many of these same technology tools are beneficial for our family members with Williams syndrome.
Williams syndrome often presents with the trait of individuals having very social personalities, which can be a good thing. However, with the increase in online activity and popularity with connecting on social networks, the sociability and trusting natures of individuals with WS can pose some challenges. Being able to connect with like-minded individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities is valuable, but so is safety.