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  • Help With Asperger Syndrome

    Asperger syndrome (AS) is a pervasive developmental disorder on the autism spectrum that is often described as the mildest form of autism. AS is characterized by social impairments, communication difficulties, motor coordination issues, and restrictive, repetitive, and stereotyped patterns of behavior(1). People with AS tend to have many of the social and sensory issues of those with more severe forms... Read More
  • Help With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

    ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is a condition characterized by developmentally inappropriate levels of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsive behavior. To be diagnosed, the condition must cause significant impairment in daily functioning in at least two settings, usually meaning a child’s symptoms are present both at home and at school for at least six months (1). Individuals with attention disorders may demonstrate... Read More
  • Help With Behavioral Issues

    Behavioral issues in children can lead to stress and frustration for the entire family. In young children, these issues may not yet be categorized as a specific diagnosis, but a child with significant behavioral issues may exhibit signs of anxiety, have frequent and severe tantrums, be manipulative, and/or be repetitively defiant towards those in authority. Often these children are labeled... Read More
  • Help With Learning Disorders

    Learning disorders (LDs) are a group of disorders that inhibit the brain’s ability to receive, process, store, respond to, and communicate information (1). Most children with learning disorders have average to above-average intelligence but often process information differently than others, leading to issues in the classroom. LDs affect as many as 1 in 5 people in the U.S. and contribute... Read More
  • Help With Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS)

    PDD-NOS is a developmental disorder on the autism spectrum that is often referred to as atypical autism. According to a new poll released by the CDC, about 1 in 50 children has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Children may be diagnosed with PDD-NOS if they meet some but not all of the diagnostic criteria for Asperger Syndrome or autistic disorder 1 ... Read More
  • Help With Processing Disorders

    Processing disorders, like auditory processing disorder, visual processing disorder, and sensory processing disorder are caused by a deficiency in a person's ability to effectively use the information gathered by the senses. The issue is not the result of impaired hearing, impaired vision, attention disorders, intellectual disability, or learning deficit. If the brain cannot properly process the auditory, visual, and sensory information... Read More