Teaching Children With Special Needs

Teaching Children With Special Needs

Children with specials needs are not weird, abnormal or an abomination like the society has stigmatized them to be. What makes them different is that they only require special attention. If you have a child with special needs and it feels like the weight ...

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Understanding Children With Special Needs

Understanding Children With Special Needs

What is the initial emotional response when you see a child living with a disability? Do you feel sympathy? Do you feel disgusted? Do you immediately blame the parents? Or you are unconcerned? Whatever your response, these children are different because t...

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What Is Autism?

What Is Autism?

The following information is not meant to diagnose or treat and should not take the place of personal consultation, as appropriate, with a qualified healthcare professional. What is autism spectrum disorder? Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to ...

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Sensory Integration Therapy

Sensory Integration Therapy

Sensory integration therapy aims to help kids with sensory processing issues (which some people may refer to as “sensory integration disorder”) by exposing them to sensory stimulation in a structured, repetitive way. The theory behind it is that over ...

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What’s Difference Between Aspergers and Autism?

What’s Difference Between Aspergers and Autism?

What’s Difference Between Aspergers and Autism? One common question parents may face is: what’s the difference between Aspergers and Autism? Relatives, friends or teachers may want to help, but they are unsure what the diagnosis means. Mixed messages ...

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Does my child have sensory processing disorder?

Does my child have sensory processing disorder?

Sensory processing disorder (SPD) has long been associated with autism, and its external manifestations are often what lead a parent to getting a diagnosis. For a many years SPD was seen as a “symptom” of autism, but a breakthrough study in 2013 fo...

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How to help your kids succeed in life

How to help your kids succeed in life

Written by: Victoria Prooday I am an occupational therapist with 10 years of experience working with children, parents, and teachers. In my practice, I have seen and continue to see a decline in kids’ social, emotional, and academic functioning, as well...

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