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Age birth–5

From Autism Checklist to Treatment for Autism

Autism symptoms
Does my child have autism? "What are the signs or symptoms of autism?" "Maybe he is just developing differently." "How can I really know?"  "What's the best treatment for autism?""What do I do n.... read more

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Is it OK to discipline my child with Autism?

How to Discipline Children with ASD
The most common question about autism I'm asked by parents is, “Is it OK to discipline my child with Autism?”       The answer: YES!! First, we need to understand th.... read more

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Single Parent Tips to Solve Problems and Reduce Stress

4 Tips for a single parent to reduce stress
  Single parents need to be applauded for what they do, especially mothers. Recent research shows that more than 40% of boys are growing up without their fathers, and that 82% of single parents .... read more

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8 Keys to Teach Children With Autism How to Follow Directions

8 Keys to get children with autism to follow directions
Let's start with a little experiment in sensory processing for children with autism. Simply read the next paragraph. Have you ever noticed that to read comfortably, our eyes typically prefer little t.... read more

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The Ebola Scare: What Parents Need to Know

ebola report
 Helping Children Understand Ebola and Traumatic Events by Rob Dindinger, Ph.D.   Most of us can remember times in our life when the fear of eminent danger intruded into our thoughts..... read more

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Signs of ADHD and Managing Impulse Control

Adapting Emotions
  Clinical psychologist, Dr. Robert Williams, helps parents understand ADHD, and he presents strategies parents can take to help their children manage impulses and other symptoms associated with.... read more

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How to Stop Child Anger

Child Anger. Photo by, Michael La Martin
Parenting is challenging on its own. But add a child who gets angry any time you ask them to do something, and things can get frustrating and out of control fast. What we usually do, as parents, is to.... read more

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