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Healthy Discipline for Teens and Children with Autism

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 17, 2022 Updated: January 6, 2022 Children and teens living with autism can benefit from a structured and disciplined routine at home. One with clearly defined rules and set time frames for each activity. Disciplining is an essential part of that…

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Managing Motivation for Teens with Autism

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 14, 2022 Updated: January 6, 2022 Children with autism are motivated by different activities, just like everyone else. You can use their interests to motivate them and reward them for positive behavior or completing chores on time. Parents can improve their…

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Non-Verbal Communication Skills for Children with Autism

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 11, 2022 Updated: January 6, 2022 Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurological and developmental disorder with various symptoms and levels of severity. Each child will have varying levels of communication skills, from high-functioning to knowing only some basic words. Non-verbal…

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Is Picky Eating a Sign of Autism?

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director read more Published: November 23, 2021 Updated: December 10, 2021 Children with autism are five times more likely to…

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Changing Routines for Teens with Autism

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director read more Published: November 11, 2021 Updated: December 10, 2021 Creating routines and rituals are staples in helping your…

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Resources for Students with High-Functioning Autism

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director read more Published: October 22, 2021 Updated: October 12, 2021 Often, it may seem like children with high-functioning autism…

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ABA Therapy vs. Occupational Therapy

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director Ky’ra Myers, Licensed Master Social Worker – Camp Worth Clinical Director read more Published: October 14, 2021 Updated: October 12, 2021 No two children with autism are alike. Because of…

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Are There Autism Classes for Parents?

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 28, 2021 Updated: September 7, 2021 Autism classes for parents can give parents the help they need to understand their child with autism better and more effectively communicate with them. The program can help you create a supportive home environment where…

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How Autism Parent Training Can Benefit the Whole Family

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 27, 2021 Updated: July 14, 2021 If your teen has autism, you understand the frustration and stress that can happen if you are not fully prepared. An autism parent training program can help you communicate with your autistic teen and provide…