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Autism Outbursts

Meltdowns or outbursts are common among children with autism. They can be caused by situations or emotions that your child may find frustrating, difficult, and new. As a parent, it’s important that you know how to help your child work

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Autism and Anxiety

Did you know that anxiety is one of the most common co-occurring conditions in children with autism? Learning how anxiety can affect people with autism can help you understand their experiences. You may also want to keep reading to learn

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Autism Diet

A diagnosis of autism can be overwhelming for both children and parents. There are a lot of decisions to be made, and it can be difficult to figure out what is best for your child.  One popular concern is diet.

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High-Functioning Autism And Aggression

If you’ve ever struggled to maintain calm while watching your toddler meltdown, you might have an inkling of the anxiety caused by the aggressive outbursts of children with high-functioning autism.  This article will look at the link between high-functioning autism

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Maintenance: An ABA Technique

Skill maintenance is among the most important elements of successful ABA therapy. Even after a child has learned a new behavior, we can’t assume that this behavior will be retained over time. In this article, we explore the ways to

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Generalization: An ABA Technique

One of the challenges children with autism face is transferring newly learned skills to other environments. That’s why the generalization of skills is one of the main focuses of ABA therapy, especially for children receiving services in a clinical setting.

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Task Analysis: An ABA Technique

Children with autism often have difficulties learning new skills. That is why ABA therapists may introduce these skills through task analysis, a technique that breaks tasks down into smaller, easily manageable activities. Read more about task analysis and how it

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Autism Toys

Autism toys help kids manage their behavioral, emotional, and sensory symptoms. In the same vein, some toys enhance their academic, social, and motor skills. If you want your autistic daughter or son to improve in any of these areas, this

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Is Autism a Disability?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), autism is a developmental disability. The condition isn’t a learning disability, but patients still require educational support. This article highlights autism’s main debilitating symptoms, the government benefits that officially-diagnosed children

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