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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…

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What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? Helping Your Teen Unlock Their Unlimited Potential

You know the term “autism spectrum disorder,” but unless you’ve loved a child who has developed this condition, you may be unaware of what it really means. What is autism spectrum disorder? Referred to as ASD, autism spectrum disorder is a developmental condition that affects how people communicate and behave. Generally, ASD is diagnosed by…

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Levels of Autism Care

Children and adolescents diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) don’t have the same experience. Some may exhibit few signs of their condition, while others require more intensive levels of autism care. Providing comprehensive treatment for ASD becomes complex because there can be so much variance in how the disorder manifests in people. Most treatment revolves around various…