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Any recommendations for a good iPad case?

My son is non-verbal and an iPad is essential for him. However, the screen gets cracked no matter what case I've bought - even an Otterbox.

posted 1 day ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

My kids broke 4 iPads with various covers until I bought the Fisher Price one. It works!

posted about 1 hour ago
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Has anyone done cord blood therapy with their child?

posted about 4 hours ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

No, but I’ve read about it, interested to hear if anyone has tried it, and what kind of results?

posted about 2 hours ago
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Is occupational therapy most effective in a clinical environment?

My son receives OT at home and in clinic, and his OT is recommending we change to a clinic only program for increased effectiveness. I see OT type needs (fine and gross motor skills, self-help) that can be done at home (ie teaching to cut or draw or write can be done anywhere?)...where some of the swinging, jumping, etc. is great at the gym. The thinking being pitched is that more gym time will lead to progress in the fine/gross motor skills. What… read more

posted 6 days ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

well sed. cudnt have sed it better. thats what u do. u do the best u can do n be true in ur luv for ur child. thats all any of us can do

posted about 4 hours ago
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Any good dentists in the Columbus/Dublin, Ohio area?

My son has autism and is non-verbal. I feel that seeing the dentist would require sedation as well. Thanks in advance!

posted 1 day ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Thank you for the advice! My son is 14, 5'8" and very strong. Having met enough doctors in his life who don't want to deal with autism, I want to meet… read more

posted about 5 hours ago
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Need help with upcoming IEP for 1st grader. In W.V. thanks

My son has an IEP meeting on May 20th we're in West Virginia the Northern Panhandle any advice or resources or other alike goals he does have behavior problems in school he gets frustrated and doesn't want to do the work I would like to get him an individual Aid so any advice on how to go about doing that thanks in advance

posted 4 days ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

I'd want to have a clearer picture of the 'behaviour problems' and 'frustration levels' to find out what precipitates each one before deciding on his… read more

posted about 14 hours ago
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B12 Shots and any advise from experience

Hello!!! My son (2yr) has recently had a total of 3 B12 shots. We were prescribed this by his Dr (not pedi) due to MTHFR, aluminum toxicity, and his speech delay. I’m hopeful for some changes but we’ve seen some increased activity, (yay :-/ ) forehead and chin pushing on things, his hands, my legs, couch etc, constantly (more than before!) but also diarrhea from it.
I was wondering if anyone else has had any positive and negative changes from the B12 and any advise,… read more

posted 4 months ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

One thing i know about methyl b12 shots is that after years of experience and research by Dr Neubrander or sth like that, is that the injections work… read more

edited, originally posted 1 day ago
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Speech issue ( miss-sequencing letters)- Any insight?

Our 8 year old daughter is non verbal, slowly getting to her first 100 or so words.
What we have noticed is that she incorrectly sequences the letters in a word.
for example:

Snow = NowS
Swing = WingS

It seems strongest with the letter S yet we have heard it with other word/letter combinations.
Has anyone had a similar situation? We are unable to understand ( with help of SLP) what is going on. Any previous experiences might just send us in the right direction...

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posted 7 days ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

I recently read about Apraxia of Speech and this seems to be a little like that. I dont know much about it but it basically means someone with AOS has… read more

posted 2 days ago
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Moving to northern Georgia , any good schools?

Moving to northern Georgia in the summer. Does anyone know if any good schools, public or private for a 12 year old with ASD NOS? Anything would be helpful. Thank you.

posted 4 days ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Thank you Davidishmael very helpful!

posted 3 days ago
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is there a good med for autistic adults

i've been on lamictol, latuda,rispiadone, haldol, and now on abilify for autism and all has caused bad aggression and mood problems plus i was upset all the time and i need to know is there a good med that i may can talk to my doctor about trying

posted about 6 years ago
A MyAutismTeam Member said:

My 22 yo son has been taking Geodon since he was 16 & it has helped a lot with the agression

posted almost 6 years ago
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