Everyone gets mad. As we develop, most people learn how to manage their emotions and release their anger in situationally appropriate ways. We figure out how to quickly process our feelings, remain calm, and hopefully respond to angering situations gently. It’s impossible to expect the same thing from a small child. As you familiarize yourself […]
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that impacts communication and behavior. While many people with ASD grow into adults with rich and independent lives, children face a difficult and daunting world where ASD often interferes with the social interactions others take for granted. Children with ASD might, for example, have difficulty with direct […]
Everyone has certain skills they need to develop to cope with the challenges of life. Sometimes, children experiencing disabilities or behavioral challenges do not build these essential skills at the same rate their peers do. They can have difficulty getting dressed, using the bathroom, or following instructions.