Included with the listing will be the websites to gain further knowledge on these therapies. Also check out support groups for ones relating to these therapies.
A-Z listing of sites [offsite link]
These cover much more than just therapies.
Appropriate Attire when working with children
Therapists should consider play time clothing for when they are treating children with autism.
Connecting with Therapeutic Agencies
Sharing personal experiences as a parent with agencies that provide services to children with special needs in the home, school and agency settings.
Floor Time Basics
An introduction to Floor Time based on my parent training.
Hyperbaric Therapy [offsite link]
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) used in autism, case studies and testimonials.
Lovaas Institute for Early Intervention [offsite link]
The program is comprehensive - aimed at enhancing language and communication, social/play, pre-academic and independent living skills of young children.
New ABA Skills for New Year
Starting second year of ABA in home for nonverbal teen son. Creating new life skills goals to work on for sessions.
OT for Children with Autism – DVD Review
This is an introductory DVD for parents to Occupational Therapy and what it can do for children with sensory dysfunction.
Relationship Development Intervention [offsite link]
Home of the RDI Treatment Program for Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Covering the basics on sensory integration and sensory processing disorders.
Sensory Integration Therapy DVD
A review of the Sensory Integration Strategies DVD that offers tips and activities for sensory integration therapy.
Son-Rise Program [offsite link]
A unique treatment program for children and adults. Funding is available. UK tour is starting in Jan 2006.
Speech and Language Services
Exploring the role of the Speech Pathologist for school services and what they cover in the Educational Program, specifically for those students who are nonverbal.
Speech Therapy Videos by Kidwinks
Reviewing a video series developed by therapists for kids to learn language. Sign language and repetition are utilized in all three DVDs.
Starting ABA Therapy for Nonverbal Teen
The process of beginning applied behavior therapy in the home for nonverbal teen on the autism spectrum.
Teaching Adaptive Living Skills
The process of mastering adaptive living skills is quite tedious.
The Miller Method [offsite link]
The Miller Method®: A Cognitive-Developmental Systems Approach for Children on the Autism Spectrum
The Pros and Cons of Assessments
When a request is made for therapy for the child on the Autism Spectrum, the first item to address is the assessment. This is a summary of our experience with some tips.
Therapeutic Riding Program [offsite link]
This is from the American Hippotherapy Association.
Treating Echolalia [offsite link]
The Judevine Autism Program - article by Gary J.Heffner, M.A. Discusses why kids echo, what can be done, treatments, cues-pause-point method.
Vision Therapy and the Autistic Child [offsite link]
Tips for parents from a parent on visionhelp.com
When Therapy Suddenly Stops
The changes that take place after a therapy ends in the midst of working on life skills.
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