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Dear Friends, I am Smrithy. My younger son is diagnosed with ADHD and autism. After diagnosis we did ABA and I was a cotherapist for him at home. He was attending ABA sessions for 2 hours from a...
16 Jun 2018
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Pediatrician, geneticist and researcher Wendy Chung starts her talk with the question "Why?" "Why?" is a question that parents ask me all the time."Why did my child develop autism?" What caused...
03 May 2018
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Applied behavior analysis, popularly know as ABA is an evidence-based means to observe, intervene and assess behavioural changes and provide the means to modify those everyday challenges, which in...
25 Apr 2018
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Change is difficult for all, more so for a child on the spectrum. Children on the Autism spectrum adhere to routine and resist change at the slightest provocation. This may make it difficult to...
25 Apr 2018
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What is homeschooling? Homeschooling is exactly what the word suggests. It is schooling at home. Instead of sending your child to school to learn, you teach him or her at home. What about socializing...
10 Mar 2018
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Many parents ask me how to reduce aggression in their children, and I always feel at a loss for an answer because I don't think it's a one size fits all solution. In my opinion, aggression is a...
03 Mar 2018
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While cleaning a cupboard, I came across an old piece of news in the paper where a pilot father and an air-hostess mother died within a year of each other leaving their two kids orphaned. When the...
01 Feb 2018
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“My parents are deceased and I am taking care of my older mentally disabled sister. she’s 40 years old. Truth be told, I don’t want to take care of her but she is my sister and she can’t live alone...
30 Jan 2018
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A Prayer: It's not only an expectation but a fervent prayer of a parent of a child with special needs that the child is always in safe secure environment and that the professionals , teachers , care...
05 Jan 2018
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2002 ,31st Jan when I turned 30 Manavi took life . Just a night before I had disposed off my files from work and requested my supportive team to help manage the production deadlines ...did I once...
11 Aug 2017
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