Autism

Questions + Answers

Don't see your question? ask question
All Questions Most Answered Most Useful Needs Answers Resources:
View:
6 medium

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 8 months ago
2 medium

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 10 months ago
3 medium

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 over 5 years ago
5 medium

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 over 6 years ago
2 medium

Advice for setting up trust and support for our young adults on the spectrum?

I have a wondeful young adult on spectrum and has many capacities as well as differences and disabilities. Challenges in terms of independent living skills .

What I can I set up for the future
* What are the different kinds of trust options ( special needs trust or other trusts)? I'm older . *What kind of lawyer would I look for? Are there any recommendations?
*Any organizations that could be of support ?
*special needs trust versus… read more

posted 4 months ago
1 medium

Work capability assessment

I took my daughter (28) for her work capability assessment and the doctor chose to focus on her diagnosis of paranoid schizophrenia totally overlooking her autism diagnosis . I have raised a complaint with dwp as her schizophrenia is under control with her meds and her autism affects her daily life more was I correct ?

posted 5 months ago
4 medium

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 8 months ago
3 medium

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 over 1 year ago
3 medium

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 over 1 year ago
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with your email
Already a Member? Log in
×

Welcome back!

Log in to gain access to the thousands of comments being shared on MyAutismTeam.

log in
×