Category Archives: Autism Treatments

Occupational Therapy for Autism.

Occupational Therapy For Independent Living According to various Occupational Therapy Associations, Occupational Therapy helps individuals achieve and hone skills which allow them to live an independent life. These are skills that can be specifically targeted to children and adults within … Continue reading

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Autism Recovery and the Power of Thought

The Stresses of Autism For parents out there that are new to Autism Spectrum Disorders and have just had your child diagnosed, the impact of realisation can be quite traumatic, however things could be worse – much worse. For parents … Continue reading

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Pet Therapy for Children with Autism

Are Dogs Good Therapy For Children With Autism Yes, pet dogs are very good therapy for children with or without an Autism Spectrum Disorder / ASD, in fact for any one!

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Biomedical Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders

What is Biomedical treatment? There is a lot of hype about treating Autism Spectrum Disorders with Bio-Medical treatments. So what are Biomedical treatments and how do they help with the common traits and symptoms of an Autism Spectrum Disorder?

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RDI – Relationship Development Intervention

What is RDI Relationship Development Intervention RDI is a systematic intervention style program designed to help children with difficulty in forming and retaining relationship competence in their natural environment such as children with Autism, Asperger Syndrome, Pervasive Development Disorder (PDD) … Continue reading

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Scotson Technique Can Help Children With Autism.

Help is needed with research by parents of children in the Autism Spectrum of Disorders. Please help and complete the survey below, there is no personal or sensitive information gathered in this survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/autism1. Linda Scotson (The Scotson Technique) is … Continue reading

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Recovery from Autism Spectrum Disorders

Recovery from Autism is not a Dirty Word After reading many posts in forums and groups it seems that there are Doctors, individuals and communities out there that actually frown on the word “Recovery” when in reference to Autism Spectrum … Continue reading

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Music and Sound Therapy as a Treatment for Autism.

We learned about Music and Sound Therapy for treating Autism (ASD) as well as other Pervasive Development Disorders (PDD), early on our journey with Isy. There are several different types of Sound or Music Therapy, also know as Auditory Stimulation … Continue reading

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What Causes Autism And How Can It Be Treated

What Causes Autism And How Can It Be Treated? – a point of view I guess it’s only obvious when a loved one or someone close to you is affected by a medical condition or disease you want to find … Continue reading

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My Child Has Autism – What Now?

I remember when we had our worst fears confirmed – your child has Autism! It can be a devastating blow, and you are left wondering – what now?

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