Category Archives: Autism

Tips to Help Your Child on the Spectrum Enjoy Vacation

It’s World Autism Month! You may have seen communities and individuals around the globe “lighting it up blue” for autism this month to help raise awareness. In support of this campaign, we’ve dedicated our blogs this month to topics in … Continue reading

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World Autism Month: How Speech Therapy Can Help

It’s World Autism Month! You may have seen communities and individuals around the globe “lighting it up blue” for autism this month to help raise awareness. In support of this campaign, we’ve dedicated our blogs this month to topics in … Continue reading

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The Topical Monologue: How to help a child on the spectrum navigate conversational dynamics

If you have or work with a child on the autistic spectrum, you’ve probably had the following dilemma: Your child starts talking about a topic they’re interested in, let’s say airplanes. The conversation may start with one or two interesting … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving! 3 Tips for Children on the Autistic Spectrum

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Big family gatherings can be fun, but they can also be a source of stress. This is even more true for children on the autistic spectrum and their families. Large groups of people, changes … Continue reading

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Better Speech and Hearing Month: Social Language

Did you know that May is Better Speech and Hearing Month? This campaign, headed by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), is designed to increase public awareness about communication disorders and what services are available to help. In support of this … 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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Autism Awareness Month Will Be Kicked off on April 2 with the 8th Annual World Autism Day!

Did you know that autism is currently estimated to affect 1 in 68 children? When looking only at boys, that number rises to 1 in 42! As we learn more about this disorder, diagnoses continue to rise, and the need … Continue reading

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