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The Best Way to Serve People with Special Needs: Live with Them

The Best Way to Serve People with Special Needs: Live with Them http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/best-way-to-serve-people-with-special-needs

Inclusion, or placing different ability levels together in the classrooms, has been a proven practice in education for years. Research has shown that this mixture has been good for everyone, including those with and without disabilities. The National Center for Education Statistics reports that 13 percent of public school students in the U.S. have a documented disability. Autism, […]

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Benefits of Medical Marijuana and Autism to Be Studied

Benefits of Medical Marijuana and Autism to Be Studied https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/benefits-of-medical-marijuana-and-autism-to-be-studied

Children’s Hospital will study medical marijuana’s effect on children with autism An upcoming study at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will be the first of its kind in the United States to examine the benefits of medical marijuana in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The study is in partnership with an Australian biopharmaceutical company called […]

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Top 10 Ways a Therapy Dog Can Help Your Child with Autism

Top 10 Ways a Therapy Dog Can Help Your Child with Autism http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/therapy-dog-can-help/

A canine has long been considered ‘man’s best friend.’  A dog’s unconditional love, non-judgment, and faithfulness have often inspired a partnership that brings about many benefits to both canine and human lives. A therapy dog’s main function is to help people emotionally, though physical benefits can result by boosting morale for physical therapy and encouraging […]

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Can Probiotics Help Your Child with Autism Feel Better?

Can Probiotics Help Your Child with Autism Feel Better https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/probiotics-benefits-for-autism

As a parent, it can be difficult to watch your child struggle with the abdominal pain, constipation, and other discomfort common for people with autism. Too often, those gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms are accompanied by increased anxiety and oversensitivity. However, recent research into microbiomes may help.  Microbiomes are the colonies of bacteria within and around us […]

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How Craniosacral Therapy Can Make a Big Difference with ASD

How Craniosacral Therapy Can Make a Big Difference with ASD https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/craniosacral-therapy-for-asd

An autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnosis can be difficult news to hear.  Parents of newly diagnosed children, or adults with autism, actively seek out treatment methods that relieve the anxiety and stress that can accompany autism. When anxiety and stress are relieved, daily functions improve, sometimes dramatically.  One gentle and reliable method that can often […]

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Will My Daughter with Autism Lose Her SSI If She Works?

Randall asks: “My daughter receives SSI (Supplemental Security Income), which is vital to her support.  She also has the ability to work.  If she does work, will that impact her SSI?” Randall, Thank you your question. Since your daughter already receives SSI, then she can earn more than $1,090 per month from working; however, the […]

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