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Joshua Nadeau

Dr. Joshua Nadeau, focuses on the use of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive and related disorders, as well as in the adaptation of evidence-based techniques to address the unique needs of youth and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other neurodevelopmental disorders. He has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on treatment of obsessive-compulsive and related disorders. See his full bio here. Visit his website at rogersbh.org

How Do You Know If a Child With Autism Has a Mental Health Disorder?

How Do You Know If a Child With Autism Has a Mental Health Disorder? https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/child-autism-mental-health-disorder/

Like all kids, those on the autism spectrum display a wide variety of behaviors and emotions. It can be tricky to know what’s normal and what needs to be addressed. Parents need to trust their guts and observations. You know your child best, and if you notice he/she is acting out negatively in a way […]

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Mental Health and Anxiety Treatment with Autism: There is Help

Mental Health and Anxiety Treatment with Autism: There Is Help https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/mental-health-anxiety-treatment-with-autism

If your child has autism spectrum disorder (ASD), he/she is far more likely to have one or more additional disorders—such as anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), or a mood disorder. Current estimates tell us more than 50 percent of children with ASD have significant anxiety. It’s common for high-functioning children on the spectrum to realize they […]

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