Monthly Archives: April 2016

April Is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month!

  Did you know that 7 to 10 million people worldwide are affected by Parkinson’s Disease?  Over the past few weeks, we’ve talked about how autism impacts communication to support Autism Awareness Month. But April also happens to be Parkinson’s … Continue reading

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Autism Awareness Month: Sensory Issues and Social Awareness

April as Autism Awareness Month! To support this campaign and help raise awareness, we’re dedicating our blogs this month to issues in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Today, we’ll talk about how a speech-language therapist can help a child with sensory … Continue reading

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Communication Issues in Autism: How Therapy Can Help

  Did you know that based on the most recent reports, an estimated 1 to 1.2 million children have been diagnosed with autism in the United States alone? In an attempt to promote awareness of this increasingly common disorder, organizations … Continue reading

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Early Intervention Counts! Early Signs and Symptoms of Autism

Did you know that April is Autism Awareness month? As increasing numbers of children are diagnosed with autism each year, the need to improve awareness grows. Since early intervention can make a significant difference in a child on the autistic … Continue reading

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