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How is Autism Treated?

Each child or adult with autism is unique and, so, each autism intervention plan should be tailored to address specific needs. Intervention can involve behavioral treatments, medicines or both. Many persons with autism have additional medical conditions such as sleep disturbance, seizures and gastrointestinal (GI) distress. Addressing these conditions can improve attention, learning and related […]

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SEIT Services

SEIT services will be ending for all students entering Kindergarten next year.  If you want SEIT services at home please consult me or an attorney.   When you have your turning 5 or transfer from CPSE to CSE they will take your SEIT away.  I’m able to file a pendency motion to keep SEIT for the following year.  […]

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Turning 5: Transition from Preschool Special Ed. to Kindergarten

All services end June 2015 for students entering Kindergarten.  When you have the transfer from CPSE to CSE the district may remove or decrease services such as home based ABA, school based ABA, home based Speech, school based speech.  Please email or call me if they reduce or remove any services which you want to […]

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Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Applied behavior analysis focuses on the concepts which explain how learning takes place. Positive reinforcement is an important principle. When a behavior is followed by some sort of reward, the behavior is much more likely to be repeated. After decades of study, developments in the field of applied behavior analysis have yielded many new techniques for increasing useful behaviors […]

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SEIT Services at Home

What SEIT and what SEIT services are available?   Special Education Itinerant Teacher (SEIT) services provide help to children from a special education teacher in a natural setting, such as a nursery school, summer camp or the child’s home. Serving children and families.  SEIT services are provided by a certified special education teacher who: Implements the […]

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Central Auditory Processing

This is my favorite Blog and both my youngest son and I have auditory processing delays. Dr. Geffner has been working with my son Scott for the past 6 years and he has made substantial progress in both Auditory Processing and Speech & Language. Dr. Geffner saved my son’s life. Many schools don’t understand Auditory […]