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Top 10 Search Results for "Occupational Therapy"

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Who Can I Contact For Occupational Therapy?

Who Can I Contact For Occupational Therapy?

We live in NYC My daughter is not receiving Occupational therapy since September of last year 2021. I ask the teacher why is she not receiving OT and she said she will contact administration to find out. Over a month later the teacher told me that they are waiting to have more OT come into the school to service kids that need it smh. At this point I don't know what to do how long should she wait for her mandated therapy this makes no sense. Can someone tell me how I can approach this please and… read more

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

@A MyAutismTeam Member thanks I'll try them as well

posted about 2 months ago

Aba Therapy

Aba Therapy

I have my son in speech and occupational therapy. How does Aba therapy help a child with autism oppose to the current therapy I have him in?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

ABA is one on one daily life skills and acedemic skill training to reroute common behaviors that influence these skills. It helps parents and children learn to navigate autism together and they become… read more

posted over 6 years ago

What Is The Difference In Occupational Therapy And ABA Therapy?

What Is The Difference In Occupational Therapy And ABA Therapy?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

ABA has also helped me with the correct wording and lingo to guide my son. I attended every session...I encourage you to do the same. I learned so much so when my therapist was not around I can model… read more

posted almost 6 years ago

What Is The Most Important Thing Newly Diagnosed Parents Should Know?

What Is The Most Important Thing Newly Diagnosed Parents Should Know?

My four year old son was diagnosed at three in September 2014. What is the most important thing for newly diagnosed parents to know?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

to take time for you. At first I would drop Isaiah off and cry in parking lot then drive to beach and cry some more. A few months later I asked my self how can I help him? I realized that if I relaxed… read more

posted almost 7 years ago

How Do I Pick A Therapy

How Do I Pick A Therapy

My four year old son, Jacoby, has ADHD and high functioning autism. I am so confused and overwhelmed with the different therapies. I only know a little bit and ABA is the one that keeps popping up. What other therapy options are there and what are the pro cons? I just want to do what's best for him!

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

At his age, it's important to get him evaluated by the school district too. At age 3 they begin working with kiddos in pre-k special day classrooms. I was SUPER hesitant to get the school involved so… read more

posted over 5 years ago

Occupational Therapy In Jonesboro GA

Occupational Therapy In Jonesboro GA

Does anybody know a place that offers Occupational Therapy that accepts the Health insurance Medicaid in the area Jonesboro Georgia for a 4 year old High Functioning Autistic Child. I called many places and it seems that nobody takes medicaid.

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Thank you Me2 :)

posted about 9 years ago

How Can I Get Help With Occupational Therapy For My Son?

How Can I Get Help With Occupational Therapy For My Son?

My son is 12 and we have been waiting for services for occupational therapy but they keep telling us that he is on the waiting list. He gets speech therapy from school but I don't think they are doing a good job. Do anyone have any suggestions?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

@A MyAutismTeam Member You can get some private ones. Is he a moderate to high functioning autistic student? I can do more of the mental health/wellness stuff, as I am employed by Go2Care, Inc. to… read more

posted about 8 years ago

Has Anyone Been Turned Down For Speech, Occupational Therapy, Etc. Because They Just Say He Doesn't Need Any Services?

Has Anyone Been Turned Down For Speech, Occupational Therapy, Etc. Because They Just Say He Doesn't Need Any Services?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

I have a 6 yr. old daughter with ADHD, social issues and sensory issues. I think she is Aspergers, but the school won't give her that label. Her outside doctor says she has "characteristics of"… read more

posted almost 10 years ago

Homeschool Parents?

Homeschool Parents?

How do you plan a homeschool program that involves physio, occupational therapy, and speech?? as well as socialisation.

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Your child should be covered for any therapies through your local school district even if you homeschool! They will try to keep from doing it but you can fight it. If your child is eligible for health… read more

posted over 8 years ago