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17 Best Ways To Comfort An Anxious Child

Are you trying to comfort an anxious child? As every parent knows, once you navigate the initial basic dangers of childhood with your kids like water safety and not touching a hot stove, many other challenges appear along the way. Anxiety is a very common challenge with all children. Just how do you comfort an anxious child and provide them the important tools they nee [...]

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Will My Non Verbal Autistic Child Ever Speak?

If your non verbal autistic child is not yet speaking, does this mean that they will never speak? Not necessarily. With therapy, with practice and with good reinforcement, sometimes your child will learn simple words and phrases that will help them communicate. Also the wonderful power of technology is also providing super helpful solutions and assistive devices to help f [...]

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World Autism Awareness Day- Everything You Need To Know

World Autism Awareness Day is April 2nd.  In fact, it will be the 13th World Autism Awareness Day April 2, in 2020. In many countries, the whole of April is Autism Awareness month. It is a whole month of awareness, education and fund raising for autism causes, support groups, research centers and charities. You will notice hundreds of thousands of landmarks, world monum [...]

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What Are The Chances Of Having A Child With Autism?

Have you and your partner considered the chances of having a child with autism? And what are the chances of having another child with autism if your first child has autism? Every parent knows all too well that having a child completely changes your life for ever. For the better, for sure! Though there are moments when you are cleaning up poop, listening to 3rd hour [...]

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17 Best Ways To Comfort An Anxious Child

Are you trying to comfort an anxious child? As every parent knows, once you navigate the initial basic dangers of childhood with your kids like water safety and not touching a hot stove, many other challenges appear along the way. Anxiety is a very common challenge with all children. Just how do you comfort an anxious child and provide them the important tools they nee [...]

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Is It An Asperger’s Meltdown Or Just A Bad Day?

If you know someone with Asperger’s syndrome or if you are an Aspie yourself, you know that an Asperger’s meltdown is very different to just having a "bad day". A bad day might just be feeling in a bad mood for a few hours, being a bit grouchy with your co-workers or feeling like everything is going wrong like spilling your coffee on your freshly ironed shirt first thing [...]

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What Problems Occur From Sensory Processing Disorder & What Can I Do About It?

Sensory processing disorder (SPD) is a neurological condition that exists when sensory signals don’t get organised into appropriate responses. Our bodies are taking in information all the time through our five senses to help us navigate and interpret the world we live in. People with sensory processing disorder find it difficult to process sensory information (e.g. sound, [...]

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Does Deep Touch Pressure Therapy Really Work Or Is It All In The Mind?

Deep touch pressure (DTP) has been used for many years as a form of treatment in children and adults who have autism, sensory processing disorder, ADHD or some other form of sensory sensitivity.Many people instinctively use deep touch pressure to help soothe someone in distress or agitation in the form of a hug or a gentle rub without being told to.Now this instinctive reaction [...]

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