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How do you manage aggressive and self injurious behavior?

How do you manage aggressive and self injurious behavior?

My 2 1/2 year old has moderate-severe autism and is non verbal. A lot of the times he will pinch his arms (sometimes occasionally biting them as well). Recently, he has started head banging a lot and will repeatedly hit his head on the hard wood floor over and over again or other objects. His ABA therapists and OT say to block It with my hand but I feel like that isn’t effective in dealing with it long term and there are times when I’m not close enough to… read more

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A MyAutismTeam Member said:

RhondaGibson i just wanted to check in with you and see if you were able to try a body sock for your little one and if so did you like the results

posted 3 months ago
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