Category Archives: Psych

Autism Corner: Effective Interventions for Problem Behaviors in Children on the Autism Spectrum

[Source:  My Aspergers Child] In order to create an effective intervention for problem behaviors in children with Asperger’s (AS) and High-Functioning Autism (HFA), parents need to take into consideration a variety of aspects. Let’s first look at “The 4-Step Plan”: … Continue reading


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Autism Corner: 7 Simple Ways to Improve Your Child’s Language Skills

Copyright © Autism Asperger’s Digest. 2011. All Rights Reserved. Editor’s Note: This article is written for parents. We reprint it here so that you may share it with the parents of your kiddos. Excerpted from the article, “Breaking the Language … Continue reading


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Patriotic July 4th Freebies

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Here are three FREE printables for July 4th or any patriotic day. Practice reaction time and visual skills with the Red, White and Blue Game at http://www.yourtherapysource.com/july4free.html Practice visual discrimination, visual motor and figure ground skills with this … Continue reading


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101 Games and Activities for Children with Autism, Asperger’s and Sensory Processing Disorder

[Source: Amazon.com] One of the best ways for children with autism, Asperger’s, and sensory processing disorders to learn is through play. Children improve their motor skills, language skills, and social skills by moving their bodies and interacting with their environment. … Continue reading


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Peds Therapy Corner: Down Syndrome: Behavioral Problems?

All material Copyright The Down Syndrome Centre.  Reprinted with the  express permission of the The Down Syndrome Centre as originally published on their website. By: Natan Gendelman Simon, a two year old child with Down syndrome whom I was working … Continue reading


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