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Autism Help is on the Way

We’ve heard about the alarming increase of children on the autism spectrum: 1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys (Autism Speaks).

We don’t know the cause or cure for autism, a communication and social disorder. But there are some promising therapies that have been shown to improve the lives of children with autism and their families.…

The ABCs of Behavior Intervention

Children who have received an Autism Spectrum Diagnosis (ASD) sometimes have a hard time coping. CryingThey might feel sensory overload in bright, loud rooms or get frustrated when they’re trying to communicate but it’s not working. This can lead to behaviors like aggression, excessive crying, meltdowns, self-injury, fixation, and self-stimulation.…