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Autism and Summer Education Activities

Autism and Summer Education Activities: Which Program is Right for my Child?

Summer is a great time for learners to have family fun, personal and educational growth, and exploration of new and exciting settings and topics! For children with autism or other delays, a specialized summer camp can be a life-changing experience. Empower is dedicated to keeping our families well-informed about these programs and want to assist […]

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Autism and Nutrition Deficits: How can I Improve my Child’s Diet?

When it comes to raising a child with autism spectrum disorder, their diet and nutrition play a crucial role in their overall health and well-being. As a parent of a neurodivergent child, understanding the impact of their diet on their diagnosis is imperative. Take a look at some of the key points below: Dietary Influences

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Autism Awareness and Acceptance Symbols: Their Significance and Meaning

Autism is represented by several symbols that aim to raise awareness about this complex neurodevelopmental disorder. Here are some of the most common Symbols for autism awareness/acceptance: 1. Puzzle Piece: This symbol is recognized as the most well-known and commonly used icon associated with autism. This symbol was introduced in 1963 by the National Autistic

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ABA and Enhancing Social Skills: How do they do it? 

Social skills are essential for creating lasting relationships with others. This includes family, friends, or romantic partners. For individuals with autism, social skills often do not develop naturally and require targeted interventions and support. The term ‘social skills’ involves a variety of areas, including but not limited to: Understanding and responding to social cues Verbal and non-verbal

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Back To School Tips

Beginning school for children with Autism and other learning infringements can be a positive experience with careful planning, open communication, and a supportive environment. By preparing your child at home, while working collaboratively with school staff, you can help your child navigate this important milestone with confidence and ease. The beginning of school for children

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Terms You Might Hear Your Child’s Therapist Use. Educate Yourself 

ABC data – antecedent behavior consequence. This is the basics of uncovering the root of a problematic behavior.Antecedent – what happened before the start of a behaviorBehavior – the behavior being discussedConsequence – whatever occurred directly following the behavior Ex. child talks during classAntecedent – child is bored/doesn’t understand the materialBehavior – child talksConsequence – child is sent out

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