Check out my blog with Different Dreams about how to help your child with special needs adjust to change: http://www.differentdream.com/2013/09/4-ways-to-help-kids-with-special-needs-adjust-to-change/
Life is full of changes, whether it is the transition back to school in September, holidays and transition back to school after a winter break. As much as we crave consistency, and our children crave it more than we do, life is not always that accommodating.
Take a look and share the strategies that you've used to help your child/family with an upcoming change!
As parents and professionals, we are interested in what research shows is the most significant early warning sign for Autism Spectrum Disorder. Well, a research study conducted by the National Institute of Health shows that lack of eye contact between 2 and 6 months of age is a strong indicator.
We also know that early diagnosis leads to early intervention which can improve overall development and decrease the impact or delay for a child.
Read on: http://www.parents.com/blogs/parents-news-now/2013/11/06/must-read/early-marker-for-autism-discovered-in-infants/
Dr. Liz Matheis
Dr Liz Matheis and her team specialize in assisting children and their families with Anxiety, Autism, AD/HD, Learning Disabilities and Behavioral Struggles