Study Tools And Your Child’s Needs

 Here are some  study skills tips, provided by Sylvan Learning of Harvey, that parents and their children should put into action now to start the school year off right:Make Use of Study Tools.A...
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Tips To Prevent Bullying Of Autistic Children

 There are measures you can take to help your child with ASD from being bullied.  1.  Role play the situations. Start the conversation to make them feel safe and be as specific as possible.2.  Mak...
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The World Of Autism

by Peggy Spear Disorder is different for each child—and therein lies the problem. When it was first diagnosed in 1943, experts thought that number of children with the disorder was 1 in 10,000. Now, according...

New Study Shows Environmental Causes For Autism

 quick read: Three things you can take from this press release. Autism is increasing ( CDC ) , A new Stanford University Study shows 57% of autism cases studied have environmental causes, and the Safe Chemical ...

Special Needs Camps

Providing great experiences for kids with special needs Summer camp. There are so many great benefits for kids—fostering confidence and independence, building new and lasting friendships, and increasing ...
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Learning The Causes Of Autism

  A spectrum disorder ranging from mild to severe, autism is characterized by language differences, repetitive behaviors, restricted interests, rigid thinking, and social interaction difficult...

Gulf South Autism Center

 OPEN HOUSEFebruary 18, 2016  4 – 7 pm   GULFSOUTH AUTISM CENTER offers comprehensive intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Our preschool...

Gifted Education In New Orleans

 Students who are gifted have unique academic, social and emotional needs that can make the traditional classroom less than ideal for them. In New Orleans, parents have several school options available...
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For Kids With Special Needs

Cognitive disabilities. Physical disabilities. Learning disabilities. Learning differences. So many terms, so many diagnoses. Some take years to diagnose, while others are known before birth.“All children w...

Finding A Sitter For A Special Needs Child

I used to say that only a Ph.D.-level child psychologist could babysit my son. It wasn’t really a joke, because that’s what I was at the time, and two close friends and colleagues were his earliest babysitters....