a girl with autism deals with social distancing

How to Help a Child with Autism Amid Social Distancing

When it comes to social distancing, many parents recognize the benefits of keeping their children with autism protected from coronavirus. That often means pulling them out of educational programs and in-person therapy sessions. It was a difficult thing to do, but it seemed essential. While social distancing is still important, it is still possible to…

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What You Need to Know About Autism Parenting Support Groups

Information is easily obtained today for parents who have children with autism. However, that does not mean all of the information out there is accurate or even applies to your child. A valuable resource can be autism parenting support groups, which may provide the information and insight you need. Yet, that’s not the only support…

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How Your Child with Autism Can Qualify for Social Security Benefits

The Social Security Administration provides access to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for children who are under the age of eighteen and who meet specific requirements. It is important for parents of a child with autism to consider working with their local Social Security Administration office to ensure the child’s benefits are set up. Numerous steps…

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Finding Behavioral Therapy for Autism

Autism treatment is comprehensive, including learning skills and improving communication. For many children, behavioral therapy for autism is a critical component of treatment. Finding a way to control impulsive behaviors and minimize negative outcomes is challenging in most cases. However, at Camp Worth in Texas, we can help your child work through these complications. What Is…

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Childhood Development Milestones in Early Learners: Signs and Symptoms of Autism

Every parent worries whether their child is hitting the right childhood development milestones at the right age, usually needlessly. All children develop at their own rate, and what’s easy for one may be impossible for another. Yet, both children develop normally, and eventually, both master the same goals, though at different times. Occasionally, however, development…