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Don’t Give Up!

Persistence is key! At The Autism treatment Center of America I have played a part in the growth of hundreds of children. I have been a volunteer in six Son-Rise Programs and there is one thing

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The Holidays

As the holidays are gathering close, Thanksgiving, Hanuka, Christmas, Kwanzaa, I am thinking about how these Holidays can be so easy and delightful for some, but for many of our autistic children

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At what cost?

This weekend I am at an Autism Conference, learning as much as I can about Autism Research. Today I watched a video from a very highly respected medical center showing their methods on how to get

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Immediate Love

Here at The Autism Treatment Center of America we get to meet so many lovely sweet souls. This week we have a beautiful and very lively 8 year old girl with autism. She loves to draw with a green

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Intense energy Take 2

Good Afternoon! This week at the Autism treatment center of America we have an 8 year old girl with Autism! We are so excited to have her here and have spent the day really studying her,

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Tantrums, Take Four

Your child is throwing a big tantrum, they are putting their heart and soul into it, believing that this is the thing that will move you. You are putting into effect the Son-Rise Program

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Intense Energy

Hello Again Everyone! A parent asked me to write an article about ‘Aggressive behaviour and Autism’, so this is going to be the first in a series of thoughts on the subject. As always

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Tantrums take Three

Hello Everyone! What do we do when we understand clearly why our children are tantruming, but do not want to give them the particular thing they are wanting or can’t give it to them at that

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Asking Questions

This week at The Son-Rise Program Intensive we have a 10 year old boy with Autism and his family blessing us with their company. This boy is so much fun! He is lively , high spirited and loves to