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9 Best Apps and Sites to Improve Executive Function

For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we're featuring apps and sites for improving executive function. Executive function -- how to plan, organize, remember, and carry out tasks –- is tied closely to success in school and life. Many kids struggle with t

Tips for Helping a Sensory Seeking Child when you Can't Afford Therapy - great list of ideas to incorporate at home and at school

Tips for Sensory Seeking Kids When You Can't Afford Therapy

Potty Training Your Kid With Autism - Pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins

Potty Training Your Child with Autism- Pinned by – Please Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins

ABA 101: What Makes ABA Effective for Children with Autism? | The Autism Helper

ABA 101: What Makes ABA Effective for Children with Autism

Tantrums vs. Meltdowns

What is SPD? The Basics and Common Misconceptions. Good graphic on tantrums vs. Also works to help identify in adults (adults throw tantrums and have meltdowns too).

The Everything Parent's Guide to Children With Executive Functioning Disorder: Strategies to help your child achi...

The vital skills children need to achieve their full potential! Controlling impulses and emotions. These are some of the basic executive functioning (EF) skills child

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As kids grow older, their sensory processing issues may appear differently. Young children with sensory processing issues might be extremely fussy. In grade school, they might be awkward and have difficulty with transitions. And as teenagers, they may hav

What is ABA? A brief description of applied behavior analysis from Toast with Cheese, an autism resource blog.

Behaviors are analyzed into small units contingency). ABA provides contrived reinforcement, with an aim to pairing this with naturally occurring reinforcement. ABA provides systematic and predictable teaching.


Autism, parents, checklist, (ignore the 2013 bit) - a good perspective into what these parents have on their plates. Parents please note - it recommends "You time" as well, plus time & space away from the all consuming world of Autism.

Putting in the time to train your staff at the beginning of the year is ESSENTIAL for a successful team! From #theautismhelper

Start of the Year MUST: Train Your Paraprofessionals

Meltdowns and children with autism: the difference between truly knowing and being a know-it-all.

It’s World Autism Awareness Week this week March – April)! My little brother, Ramsey, has autism. We’ve known he’s had autism for a while now, but it wasn’t …