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3 Tips for Mitigating Negative Behaviors in a Child with ASD

Living with a child with autism presents its own set of challenges that require a special amount of love and care. When negative behaviors begin, it is vital to understand how you can help your child get through the temper tantrums with the help of applied behavior analysis programs to help them learn critical skills…

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Ways to Strengthen Your Relationship with Your Autistic Child

Positive family relationships are vital for all families, especially for those with autistic children. However, trying to connect with children with autism often presents unique challenges as these children can become laser-focused on one task and ignore everything around them. Learning how to communicate with your child is critical for building a strong and loving…

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What Can an Autism Education Program Teach Your Child?

Finding the best autism education program for your child is an essential step in ensuring they get the proper education for their level of symptoms and academic goals. A typical classroom environment can distract children with autism, as they are less structured and may not handle your child’s unique needs. When you need something more…

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Levels of Treatment for High-Functioning Autism

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects each person differently and has wide-ranging symptoms from non-verbal to high-functioning members of society. Treatment for high-functioning autism can vary depending on the level of symptoms. No matter what spectrum your teen son or daughter is on, an autism treatment program can help them form positive habits that will help…

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Easing a Child with Autism Back into a Post-Pandemic World

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, no one expected the cancelation of support programs and school closures. For families with teens living with autism, the pandemic is especially difficult for these teens as their routines are disrupted, leading to changes in behavior. Many families found themselves with few resources to help with autism support. At Camp…

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3 Reasons to Seek Speech Therapy for a Child with ASD

One of the most frustrating and complicated components of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is helping children with speech and communication in general. For a parent, getting a child to open up and communicate could be life-changing. Yet, sometimes, that feels impossible to do. With speech therapy, it may be possible to see improvement, depending on…

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Signs You Should Seek an Education Program for a Child with ASD

Many children with autism struggle academically. This is often an extension of issues with communication and social skills. The right education program may open the door for new learning opportunities. An investment in these programs may provide your child with the skill and support they need to turn the page on academic difficulties. At Camp…

a social skills group is a great tool for children with autism

Benefits of a Social Skills Group for a Child with Autism

For a child with autism, communication may be difficult, which impacts many aspects of daily life. Many children can see significant improvement in their skills, especially if they have therapy focused specifically and repeatedly on that topic. Social skills groups can help to make that possible. At Camp Worth, we offer social skills groups as…