The brain is a dynamic organ that can literally change itself. The discovery of brain plasticity proves learning disabilities like Autism can actually be improved through brain retraining.
The ability to plan, organize and use time management skills are all a part of Executive Function skills. Deficits in this area can hinder individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
A Benefits Coordinator is an amazing person to have on your side when you are trying to deal with your autistic or unruly child. I will explain in detail why that is, but first I have to give some background about my son, Devin Jr.
This article provides insights and some characteristics that is most common in Autistic Children.
Some might require tactile prompts to facilitate oral motor imitation in Discrete Trial Training (DTT), also called Early "Intensive" Behavioral Intervention (EIBI). For others, Early Behavioral Interventions (EBIs) should be more naturalistic and play-based.
It's tough parenting a child on the autism spectrum. Many of us feel completely misunderstood by the typical world. Here are just a few things that I wish that all teachers knew about ASD.
You have found that your child has possible signs of autism and professional help may be needed. This article is designed to guide you in doing the best assistance available for your child.
Childhood obesity has become a real problem in the United States. Understanding the emotional issues behind the weight is key to the road to wellness.
This article is about children who have autism and the different ways in which their condition can be managed by wellness.
This hypothetical study is designed to evaluate the effect occupational therapy has on improving skill generalization and sensory integration in people with autism.