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Auditory Integration Therapy on a 3 year old boy with social pragmatic communication disorder

Finn is a 3 year old boy.  He currently undergoes ABA, OT and Speech Therapy.  Finn was initially referred by a developmental pediatrician for a different type of auditory therapy as there were no slots available.  Finn’s mom decided to … Continue reading

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Christmas comes Early for R, a 5 year old child with developmental delays

R is a 5 year old child who showed signs and symptoms of autism at 2 years 8 months old. R’s mom noticed that something was amiss when R took his MMR vaccine at 18 months old. At 18 months, … Continue reading

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Kay’s Autism Journey of Exceptional Progress

We first met Kay at age 6 in 2008. He was first diagnosed with ASD at age 3. Kay’s mom first heard about AIT during a seminar in Mall of Asia that she attended. Kay’s interventions include GFCF diet, ABA, … Continue reading

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How A 5 year old Boy with PDD NOS finally found his words

My son W. has been diagnosed with PDD-NOS (within the Autism Spectrum Disorder) at the age of 1 year and 9 months. He has speech delay and poor socialization. He can identify things but would not name them when asked.  … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on Early Intervention

The longer it takes for your child to get the early intervention he needs, the harder it is for you to reach him. If lack of therapists, a long waitlist or finances is an issue. Make sure you do your … Continue reading

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Autism and the Fear of Dentists

A problem most parents have with asd kids is dental hygiene. Because of the kids’ sensory issues, getting them to open their mouth and brush their teeth is like going to war on a nightly basis. Please don’t delay going … Continue reading

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Punishments and the Concept of Timeout

Time out is one of the most effective means of disciplining a child.  Dr. Sears even recommends that a timeout be introduced to a child as early as 18 months. For the  time out, to be actually effective, the parent … Continue reading

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Always Keep Your Word

Always keep your word and make sure your child knows that you really mean it. Years ago my then 6 year old son behaved so badly that Yaya threatened him that if he didn’t behave she would tell Mommy not … Continue reading

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How do you turn your child into a monster?

How do you turn your child into a monster? Simply by just saying yes to everything he wants. It’s easier to give in than it is to tell your child ” NO ” and having the mental discipline to ensure … Continue reading

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One Year After AIT Revisiting 8 year old Nicky’s Improvements After Therapy

Meeting Mommy C after all this time is a wonderful experience. She’s filled with funny stories and anecdotes about Nicky.  I’ve taken the time to document changes that she and her familiy have seen after AIT. Movement Nicky exhibits better … Continue reading

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