Need help with Autism
Symptoms and Diagnosis
Is your child having problems or symptoms such as;
tantrums, hurting themselves flapping their arms or other unusual repetitive? Does he have difficulty interacting with others (ex.lack of eye contact with others) and lacking many social skills (ex. saying hello to you)? Are you frustrated with trying to teach new skills? It is possible he suffers from one of several diagnosis such as Autism, Aspergers, "Prader Willi" or "Downs" syndrome, developmental delays or others. A thorough evaluation, observations and assessment may be helpful in designing a program that will allow your child to develop many normal skills and behavior in social situations or at school.
Your child may benefit from a structured reward system, training appropriate behaviors, relaxation procedures, preventative procedures or other individualized behavior program procedures. The reduction of his inappropriate behaviors may allow your child to function normally in his family and in the community. He may be able to reduce the use of the psychotropic medication that he/she takes.The time you take now to help him with his behavior may reduce a lifetime of costs for you child and yourself. He/she will also be able to lead a more happy and productive life.