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How ABA Therapy Can Help Non Verbal Children Speak?

Children with autism and other spectrum disorders often find it difficult to communicate. Parents of non-verbal children often see them become more and more isolated because they don't know how to effectively express their needs or wants. There ...

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At What Age Should Speech Therapy Begin?

Your child's first words are a momentous occasion. Learning to speak is one of many milestones that parents take great pride in documenting. Children develop at different rates which means some may say their first words much later than others. In ...

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Trick or Treating Tips for Children with Autism

Halloween is a fun-filled holiday that many children look forward to as soon as the fall weather begins to arrive. However, if you are a parent of a child with Autism, then you might have a few misgivings about the festive day. Don't let your ...

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Do Developmentally Delayed Toddlers Catch Up?

If you are asking yourself can a child with developmental delays catch up, the answer is it depends on whether the issue is a delay or a disability. Developmentally delayed symptoms can include a clear inability to catch up developmentally with ...

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3 Ways Occupational Therapy Can Help Your Child’s Motor Skills

If you are asking yourself why would a child need occupational therapy, it's time to consider what an occupational therapist does. Your child may be struggling to meet development milestones. When your child has poor fine motor skills, an ...

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How Weighted Blankets Can Benefit Children with Autism

Weighted blankets for autism have become a popular tool for parents trying to help their child with autism feel calmer. Weighted blankets provide deep touch pressure, which has been effective at helping children who have anxiety and autism calm ...

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Autism Transition Planning and Your Child

When your child is diagnosed with autism, learning autism transition strategies can make going back to school easier. ABA therapy for autism is designed to help your child make progress on treatment goals and maintain the skills they have learned ...

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Helping Your Toddler With Speech Delays

The moment a child is born, he or she will begin to communicate with the outside world spending a considerable amount of energy advancing their communication skills. It truly is amazing to watch a child hone their ability to express themselves and ...

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Swimming with Special Needs: A Summer Guide for Parents

Swimming with a child who has special needs may require some additional equipment to ensure the safety of your child and the safety of others in the swimming pool. Whether your child requires special needs swimming diapers, or special needs ...

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4 Key Social Skills for Children With Autism

Teaching social skills to an autistic child means first identifying where the child is falling behind on social skill development. With a list of social skills for autism, it becomes possible to provide social skills therapy activities to a child ...

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