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You've heard of book smarts and street smarts, but a growing group of experts is urging parents to work on something even more fundamental: 'sensory smarts.'
Smart tablets offer children with autism spectrum disorders the chance to brush up on skills they struggle with. Apps for autism use a touch- and visual-based interface that's intuitive, accessible, and engaging to special needs kids. With these applications, learning happens—at both home and in school—and skill building is integrated into everyday life.
Sure, kids can identify strong feelings. But we sometimes overlook the importance of adding depth and breadth to our children's emotional vocabulary.
Bibliotherapy is a big word to describe the process of using books to help children work through real-life problems.  Here's a guide for parents.
Find expert information on early intervention and services for children with Asperger's Syndrome.
Researchers have spent time and money to figure out ways to reach children on the autism spectrum.  And some have come up with a new approach: virtual reality.
Discusses ways to help children with Asperger syndrome understand the 'hidden curriculum,' which includes assumed rules, proper social behaviors, & idioms.
On April 2, 2009, the Autism Treatment Acceleration Act was introduced in Senate. Here's what you need to know about how it could affect the autism community.
Discusses the three types of social narratives that provide direct instruction of social situations for children on the autism spectrum. Read on to learn more.
Discusses the specific characteristics of students with Asperger Syndrome and what type of reading instruction would be most appropriate and match their needs.
Give guidelines to parents and educators regarding assessing a child for autism spectrum disorders (ASD) including when is the right time to do the assessment
Discusses in depth the stages of explosive behavior in individuals with Asperger Syndrome.  Offers helpful strategies in preventing these meltdowns before they
Researches showed that the Incredible 5-Point Scale is an effective intervention for teaching children with Asperger Syndrome social and emotional concepts.
Children with autism spectrum disorders have problems in multiple sensory systems and processes. Hence, sensory intervention is the best treatment for these
Learn how you can set your child with autism up for success. Check out these 10 tips for helping kids with autism gain life skills.
These innovative programs can help your child with autism improve his social and communication skills.
Improve your child's focus and social skills with these strategies.
It is important to look beyond the behavior of a student with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). When they misbehave in school it could be they were bullied or
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