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Family Counseling for Autism: Tools to Help Families Who Need It

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 17, 2022 Updated: May 9, 2022 Families who have children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, or ASD, can experience hardships when dealing with the sometimes erratic and negative behavior of their child or sibling living with autism. Family counseling can help…

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Social Skills for Teens to Make Friends

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 11, 2022 Updated: May 11, 2022 Many children with autism struggle with making friends due to difficulty communicating or suffering from social anxiety, which is very common for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Social skills for teens can help them…

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5 Strategies for Managing Behavioral Meltdowns

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 29, 2022 Updated: April 22, 2022 Children and teens living with autism can experience emotional outbursts that they are unable to control due to overstimulation. They experience a complete internal or external sensory overload and cannot control their actions. Managing behavioral…

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Sensory-Friendly Activities for the Whole Family

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 28, 2022 Updated: May 4, 2022 Sensory-friendly activities give children with autism games and interactive activities they can participate in that will not overstimulate their senses and potentially lead to a meltdown. A common symptom of autism is overstimulation of their…

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How to Manage Aggression in Kids with Autism

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 28, 2022 Updated: April 22, 2022 Aggression in kids with autism is a common symptom that can make life very difficult for them and their families. If parents struggle to control their child’s aggression, they may limit social activities for the…

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Why You Should Monitor Your Autistic Child’s Diet

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 27, 2022 Updated: April 22, 2022 Children with autism have more gastrointestinal problems than other children, making mealtime problematic. A child with autism’s diet that works with their unique symptoms can significantly improve their well-being and reduce some of the common…

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Helping Autistic Children with Self-Care

Added By Discover Camp Worth Discover Camp Worth Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 26, 2022 Updated: April 22, 2022 Children who are living with autism struggle with self-care for many reasons. They can have sensory issues, do not have a set routine, or simply not understand the importance of activities of daily living (ADLs).…