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Behaviors & Autism explained

https://www.facebook.com/agonyautie/posts/10328... Not a question, but I know a lot of parents struggle with various behavioral questions- this helps explain some.

posted 24 days ago by A MyAutismTeam User

I did not listen to it but will say the last person to listen to about autism is that predatorily opportunistic manipulator and pathological liar Steve… read more

posted 15 days ago
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Anyone near San Fernando Valley, CA?

Our 5 1/2 yr old son is on the spectrum and he's super bright, loves to do things, but his communication is verbally limited. Usually, his day is school and therapy...so we decided to consciously make an effort for more social play with others. A time where us as parents can utilize the skills we've learn in our child's therapy to promote social play and communication with our kids.

We've set up https://www.meetup.com/Sandoval-Buddies-Play-da...

The play dates are not… read more

posted 2 months ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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Seeking advice from Parents in Plano ISD or Frisco ISD in TX

Hello,
We live in Lewisville ISD in TX. Looking to move to Frisco or Plano ISD if they provide better Autism related programs in schools? our son is in 3rd grade now.

How have you found the Autism or special Ed programs in these two ISDs?

thank you.

posted 4 months ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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Anesthesia experiences?

I am a nursing student as well as a mom to a 7yo boy with Asperger's. While talking to one of my instructors who also has a son on the spectrum it came about that both of our kids had, at various times, undergone general anesthesia(mine was once for adenoid/ear surgery, and once for an MRI). It also came about that both of our kids had difficulty coming out of anesthesia. With my son initial recovery times , which should normally be up to 30 minutes (before they allow parents to come… read more

posted about 5 years ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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I am looking for a MAPS doctor in the Melbourne or surrounding area

Hi everyone, I am new here and am looking for a MAPS or GAPS doctor in the Melbourne or surrounding areas. Does anyone have one or know of one?

posted almost 5 years ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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Are parents in Pennsylvania aware that funding cuts are threatening some successful community programs for people with autism?

This article describes successful programs that may not be able to continue if changes are not made in Pennsylvania:
http://chestnuthilllocal.com/blog/2012/07/25/au.... I am interested in providing info to DPW and the PA Legislature, so that they realize this should not happen. Many PWA are functioning optimally in the current programs and will be seriously harmed by institutionalization.… read more

posted almost 6 years ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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Any recommendations in Tampa FL area for an elementary school for son with autism?

My 4 year old son should be starting kindergarten next fall. He is currently in a full-time ABA program. I would like to send him to an elementary school for kindergarten. Can any parents give me any recommendations for public elementary schools in Tampa FL area that have good programs in place for special needs/ autism? My son is nonverbal and is not full on potty trained ( he needs to be prompted to use the bathroom ).

posted 2 months ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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The help group in Sherman Oaks los angeles

Hi everyone, I'm looking to see if i can get any feedback on the help group schools in Sherman Oaks, california specifically Bridgeport school (moderate program).
we're looking into moving my son and would appreciate any feedback. i also would love to hear any other school recommendation for Autism (mild-Moderate on the spectrum) in the Los Angeles or orange county area in California.
thanks a lot

posted 10 months ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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FL Sunshine Health ABA

I applied for Healthy Kids for my youngest and he was approved but only for the full pay plan with Sunshine through Medi-Kids. Does anyone have any experience with them and know if they cover ABA? Thank you!

posted 10 months ago by A MyAutismTeam User
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