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The Therapeutic Connection With ASD – How to Know When It’s a Good Fit!

The Therapeutic Connection With ASD – How to Know When It’s a Good Fit! https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/therapeutic-connection-asd-good-fit/

As a parent of someone on the spectrum (child, teen, adult), you are likely familiar with the process of navigating a variety of services. In my office, parents of older kids frequently recall specific therapists along their journeys who were game changers. These therapists saw inner strengths and potential in their children that had otherwise […]

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HELP: How Do I Stop My Son With Autism From Biting When He’s Angry?

HELP: How Do I Stop My Son With Autism From Biting When He's Angry? https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/autism-son-biting-when-angry/

Dear Rob, My son used to bang his head but he has stopped. For the past two months, he has been pushing and biting children in the classroom for no reason. At home, he is trying to bite us when he gets angry about not getting what he wants. Please tell me why he is […]

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Quick Tips for Potty Training Children With Autism and Special Needs

Quick Tips for Potty Training Children With Autism and Special Needs https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/potty-training-with-special-needs/

The subject of potty training or toilet training, simple as it seems, can be anything but easy for children with autism or special needs. This milestone is one that all parents strive for as it is an important part of a child’s development. The current advice from many pediatricians is that you should begin to […]

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How to Better Connect When Your ASD Child Thinks Literally

How to Better Connect When Your ASD Child Thinks Literally http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/better-connect-when-asd-child-thinks-literally

When I was in fourth grade, we were given a writing assignment which required us to write step-by-step instructions on how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. The entire class of nine and ten year old kids fell silent, and the vigorous sound of pencils scratching across paper filled the air. As fourth […]

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Issue 51 – School: Preparing Your Child for Transition

Issue 51 - School - Preparing Your Child for Transition

  Buy Single Issue Subscribe today and save 50% Features: Using Simple Rewards to Get Your Child with Autism to School on Time! The president of Total Life Counseling Center shares his expert tips for making the morning school routine go more smoothly. Jim West, MA, LMHC 5 Top Ways to Emotionally Connect with Your […]

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Issue 46 – The Time for Acceptance

Issue 46 Features

  Buy Single Issue Subscribe today and save 50%   Features: Autism Awareness – Easy Ways to Help Your Child Make a True Connection Excellent advice for parents on how to include children in raising autism awareness through the forging of friendships in the community. Lisa Timms Why Autism Awareness? Because No One Gains from […]

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