Autism Symptoms Checklist

So what are the early signs of Autism and why should you care? You may be wondering child is facing difficulties in certain areas. You may have also noticed that your child is not meeting the emotional, social and behavioral growth milestones (check out our Development assessment tools for children) that are normally expected of other children of similar age. Before … Read more

ADHD Medication for Children

The content of this post is purely for informational and awareness purposes and should not (under any circumstances) be considered as medical advice. Prescription obtained upon consulting a registered physician is a MUST before administering ADHD Medication in Children. Note: This post mostly covers medication for ADHD. For children with Autism, please refer to the Autism Medications … Read more

What Is Risperdal Used For

This post will discuss what is Risperdal used for, it’s effectiveness in minimizing Autism symptoms and the various mild to serious Risperdal side effects in children with Autism. Before you read this, we would strongly recommend that you refer to our Autism Medication Parent’s Guide The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use … Read more

What is Sensory Integration Disorder

What is Sensory Integration Disorder? SID (also known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction) occurs when the brain has problems receiving and responding to information that is sent through the five senses. People with sensory processing problems are often oversensitive to their environment. Usually, sensory processing problems are discovered in early childhood. Sensory Integration Disorder is not … Read more

ADHD Myths and Facts

There is not a lot of information out there on ADHD! So, how do you differentiate between ADHD myths and facts? Since everyone seems to have a different opinion on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and the topics may range from ADHD causes, symptoms and therapy/learning options. Having worked with ADHD … Read more