In 1996, on a typical family vacation to Disney World, I had an epiphany. I was at an exhibit at Epcot called the...
Consider the following scenarios: A student with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has a behavior meltdown, in the...
Outcomes-Based Intervention Approaches: Supporting Children and Youth with ASD Who Exhibit Challenging Behavior
Patterns of challenging behavior have long been associated with the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Anyone...
Going to the doctor’s/dentist’s office or the hospital is anxiety-producing for most people, but especially so for...
Children with fragile X syndrome often have many positive behavioral characteristics. They are described as sweet and...
Introduction Every year the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) receives thousands of...
As we look at some of the most commonly observed characteristics of children with autism spectrum disorders, remember...
For a dad (and a mom too), the arrival of your child is often like a gift from heaven. The package is perfect; the...
The shift from early intervention (EI) to the public school program is one of the most important transitions in your...