speech therapy

4 02, 2023

Speech Therapy Exercises For Autistic Children

2023-02-02T09:01:12-08:00February 4, 2023|Behavior Therapists, Education|0 Comments

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) often have some degree of difficulty with speech and the use of language. The American Speech Language and Hearing Association defines a speech sound disorder as a general difficulty with perception, motor production, or phonological representation of speech sounds. Most children with ASD have some sort of speech therapist included in their support team. Improving speech and the use of language often leads to [...]

30 11, 2022

What is Echolalia; Repeating Words in Autism Spectrum Disorders

2022-11-30T15:20:57-08:00November 30, 2022|Behavior Therapists, Education|0 Comments

Echolalia is a condition where the patient exhibits echoes and repeats sounds, phrases, or sentences. This is a condition that often manifests in children with an autism spectrum disorder. It might come in the form of common phrases used by family members, or even television shows. Though they become increasingly repetitive over time. It's also worth noting that there are different forms of echolalia. How and when they occur can [...]

19 07, 2022
  • Can ABA Therapy Cure Autism

Can ABA Therapy Cure Autism?

2022-07-19T14:02:57-07:00July 19, 2022|Behavior Therapists, Education|0 Comments

Despite all our medical advances, there still is no foreseeable cure for autism. Yet experts in the field have found impressive ways to help manage autism symptoms, as well as help individuals with autism spectrum disorder develop independence skills that significantly improve their overall quality of life. This is typically done through ABA therapy, which is seen as the gold standard for treating autism spectrum disorder. Its methodology tends to [...]