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Monica Hudnall

Monica C. Hudnall specializes in autism spectrum disorders and culturally/linguistically diverse populations. She has provided treatment in public schools and early intervention, serving 18-month to 21-year-olds with mild to severe communication and language impairments in the San Francisco Bay area. She is a regular presenter at the California Speech Language Hearing Association (CSHA) Annual Convention and is a volunteer board member of CSHA - District 4.

6 Practical Strategies to Support Language Sequencing

6 Practical Strategies to Support Language Sequencing https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/strategies-to-support-language-sequencing/

Available research and parental reports suggest there are a number of reasons to suspect that people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) may have difficulty judging the passage of time and recalling the order of events. While there is limited research on the topic at this time, a small study found that individuals with autism demonstrated […]

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4 Practical Interventions to Help Develop Social Skills

4 Practical Interventions to Help Develop Social Skills http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/practical-interventions-help-develop-social-skills

Social skills can be broadly defined as the ability to develop and maintain relationships. Deficits in social skills are a core feature for children, as well as adults with autism. For school-age children with high-functioning autism, limitations in social skills adversely impact conversation skills, peer acceptance, and self-perception. Available research indicates that children with autism […]

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