Thursday, October 8, 2020

Tips to Help Children with Autism Wear Face Masks


Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Shares How to Build Tolerance for Face Coverings for Kids on the Spectrum.   

COVID-19 has led to many changes in daily life and routine. From “sheltering in place” to social distancing to wearing a face mask, it is a lot for anyone to absorb. These changes in routine can be especially challenging for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Sunday, October 4, 2020

Behavioral problems and Down Syndrome


Behavior can sometimes be a concern for families. Please remember that there are no behavioral problems unique to Down Syndrome and most children with Down Syndrome are capable of behaving in an age-appropriate way.

Here are some practical tips to help you support your child to behave well: