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Fourth of July Reminders for Children with Sensory Sensitivities

Fourth of July Reminders for Children with Sensory Sensitivities

July 3, 2018 mtcus

One of the most exciting events in summer is the 4th of July. Barbecues, family gatherings, carnivals, and of course fireworks. However, this holiday can quickly become a nightmare for a family who has a child with autism or other special needs. The 4th can be challenging for any child, but for someone who is […]

Ambidextrous Children May Present Learning Challenges

Ambidextrous Children May Present Learning Challenges

June 1, 2018 mtcus

Although it may seem appealing for your child to be ambidextrous (equally adapted in the use of both the left and right hand), research shows that encouraging mixed dominance may cause learning challenges. Both the left and ride sides of the brain compete for the processing and retrieval of information and cannot only send one […]

Better Hearing & Speech Month 2018

Better Hearing & Speech Month 2018

May 1, 2018 mtcus

May is here, and it’s time to get ready for Better Hearing and Speech Month! The American Speech/Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) has designated each May to increasing awareness of the development and support of speech, language, literacy and hearing for every age. Did you know that Early Intervention is the term used to describe […]

Autism Acceptance & Awareness

Autism Acceptance & Awareness

April 18, 2018 mtcus

The month of April is widely recognized as Autism Awareness Month. However, did you know there has been an increasing push for it to be Autism Acceptance Month? It was first organized in 2011 by Paula Durbin Westby. She advocated that there needs to be more than just information and facts about Autism Spectrum Disorder. […]

Applied Behavior Analysis: Focusing on the Environment

Applied Behavior Analysis: Focusing on the Environment

February 23, 2018 mtcus

This a perfect quote from Alexander Den Heijer. It may seem like a rational way of thinking, yet there are thousands of books still being written about “how to” on parenting contrary to it. Now it is not to say that there are bad ways of parenting, but it is safe to say there are […]

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