6.15.23 | Discover autism-friendly summer activities for kids and adults. Get tips for creating enjoyable experiences that cater to sensory needs and preferences.
4.3.23 | Discover diverse perspectives on 'Come As You Are' in anticipation of Autism Awareness Month – insights from self-advocates, family, peers, and providers.
8.9.19 | Navigating autism interventions and understand terms like ABA, ESDM, PRT, and more. Learn about Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Intervention (NDBI) to make informed choices for your child.
9.18.17 | Get expert insights and practical tips on navigating the Emergency Department with a child with autism, plus a glossary of common terms used during these visits.
12.19.16 | Learn effective strategies for addressing Pica behavior in children, including causes, ABA techniques, and preventative measures, with expert insights to support and guide parents.
11.21.16 | Understand ASD behaviors and interventions. Tips for handling stealing and managing fixations in high-functioning autism. Expert advice for educators and parents.
3.10.16 | Understanding others can be tough for individuals with autism. Dr. Emily Rastall explains how Theory of Mind (ToM) affects behaviors. Gain insights for navigating social interactions with empathy.
2.13.15 | Dr. Sara Jane Webb discusses twins and autism; uncovering genetic links, treatment insights, and family dynamics.
10.1.14 | A Seattle Children’s Autism Center psychometrist answers questions from parents about the various clinical tools used in the evaluation of autism spectrum disorder and IQ.
9.25.14 | Unlock the potential of AAC for enhanced communication in children with autism, fostering language development and empowering effective self-expression.
9.5.14 | A mother shares her experience with autism and parent support groups, along with a list of support group resources.
11.19.13 | Navigate the challenges of your child's wisdom tooth surgery with practical tips on planning, communication, and staying calm. A must-read for parents.
10.11.13 | Are your child's behaviors indicative of OCD or are they simply part of their autism spectrum diagnosis? Gain a clearer understanding and effective strategies for parents navigating these complex scenarios.
9.23.13 | Dr. Samuel Zinner answers the common question of, “Is what I’m seeing a tic?” in relation to some of the unusual mannerisms children with autism display.
8.8.2013: Learn how to navigate the special education process, from requesting an evaluation to understanding qualification criteria. Whether your child has a diagnosis or is in the evaluation process, get practical tips for a smoother journey through the special education system.
7.3.13 | Navigate the grocery store successfully with a child with autism using practical tips and strategies shared by a mother based on her experiences with her son.
5.2.13 | Explore the sleep challenges faced by children with autism in an insightful interview with Dr. Yemi Kifle, covering causes, evaluation, and effective treatments.
2.8.13 | Change can be extremely stressful for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Here are tips for managing change and transitions in your child’s life.
11.2.12 | Explore step-parenting a child with autism, with tips and insights from experienced stepparents, and join our supportive community delving into the dynamics of Autism and Family Life.
10.25.12 | Navigate the challenges of single parenting a child with autism through insights from experienced parents, offering practical tips, support sources, and lessons learned.
8.2.12 | How to navigate the young adult transition for autistic young people. Get practical insights and understand crucial competencies. Support your child on their unique journey.
5.6.12 | The first part of a series in which a panel of Seattle Children's providers to give their best answers as to why children with Autism do what they do.
1.4.12 | Discover advice and real stories on discussing an autism diagnosis with your child. Learn when and how to approach this important conversation.
12.21.11 | Explore key insights and practical tips on introducing a new pet to your child with autism.
9.21.11 | David Eaton, ARNP, shares medication tips that can be applied universally, whether or not your child is affected by an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
8.3.11 | Explore Pivotal Response Training (PRT), a naturalistic ABA therapy, focusing on motivation and pivotal areas for effective intervention in autism.
7.20.11 | Explore Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) in autism therapy, its core elements, and diverse programs for effective learning and skill development
6.15.11 | Learn about the difficulties and solutions in how kids with autism communicate. Find out the common problems in communication and get practical advice on how to encourage better engagement, joint attention, and imitation to help improve communication skills.
5.19.11 | Prepare for your child's kindergarten transition IEP meeting with these tips. Learn how to review assessments, discuss progress, and plan for the best services.
5.10.11 | Improve communication with providers about challenging behaviors in children with autism. Learn tips for clear descriptions and effective support.