Anxiety Disorders: Types, Symptoms and Treatment of Anxiety Disorders
Autistic Spectrum Disorder In the last 20 years the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders has skyrocketed. It was estimated that the incidence of autism was about 1 in 10,000 children in the early 1990’s. That number has risen dramatically to approximately 1 in 88 children today. Even more shocking is that ASDs now affect approximately 1 in 54 boys.
Sensory integration treatment ideas and tips for Occupational Therapists, parents, and educators for students in classrooms, at home, and in outpatient treatment clinics. This is a great resource for children with Autism, SPD, and sensory integration needs or deficits.
Most children have this inate sense of danger that keeps them relatively safe. Our children with autism lack any sense of danger which inherently puts them in more danger than the average child. As with most skills , you have to approach it from a developmental standpoint . What you can not do is to neglect teaching this skill regardless of the age of the person with autism. I Read more