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A Year of Gratitude: Family Time

A few weeks ago Samoo had his reevaluation for early intervention and speech services. Before the evaluation, we were concerned that he might test out of services, though everyone agreed he still needed them. As it turns out, not only did he qualify to stay in the services due to speech, but he also had… Continue reading A Year of Gratitude: Family Time

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Wanna Play?

Being on the Autism Spectrum usually includes not showing social or emotional reciprocity. This can be identified by a child who prefers to be alone, does not participate in social games, and uses other individuals as tools in their play. In other words, these kids do not necessarily play with others and when they do,… Continue reading Wanna Play?