Applied Behavior Analysis – Essentials For Living: The Essential 8 Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapies are driven by the strategies that are applied during therapy sessions over time. The Essentials For Living approach is focused on communication, behavior, functional skills curriculum, assessment, and skill tracking for children and adults with moderate to severe disabilities. The Essential […]
Category: Daily Posts
These are the post that I am inspired to make from day to day or week to week.
My son started ABA therapy this week. I’ve been working on getting this going for about six months, and as of this past week- it’s finally here! This means that the office visits and interviews are finally over, and now that the first week of therapy is done- I have to admit, it is a […]
So- It’s been a busy time around Monkey’s Manor. His behavior has tremendously improved, in that he isn’t aggressive or angry nearly as much as he has been the past year and a half. There is a lot of speculation as to why from my perspective. That’s because a couple major changes have taken place, […]
Have you ever bought something online for your autistic child, based solely on the high product ratings, only to find that the product didn’t hold up to your needs? Sometimes, it isn’t a matter of the product ratings being inaccurate. In many cases, autistic children are simply harder on things than the average person. Because […]
Anyone that is raising, or has raised a child with autism understands that life becomes a series of tasks and uncontrollable situations that must be endured. What we also learn is that finding a strategy that works for your family provides sustainability to the home. The parent and child both require the right tools and […]
When you have a child with autism, finding new methods for soothing aggression, or increasing focus is always welcome. If you’re struggling with high levels of aggression, sleep deprivation, and anxiety just as much as your autistic child- essential oils may be an option to consider. READ MORE