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What to Do Following Your Child’s Autism Diagnosis

Adult with autistic child playing with letters
July 11, 2023

As a parent, you want what’s best for your child. You want them to grow up to reach their greatest potential, as well as be healthy and happy. We understand that the time after your child receives an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnosis can be emotional and full of new questions. Orlando Children’s Therapy is […]

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5 Ways a Toddler Can Benefit from Physical Therapy

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Parents will do everything to ensure their child’s safety throughout the many stages of the child’s development. Physical therapy has become a well-prescribed early intervention remedy for developmental challenges or deficiencies apparent at birth. Physical therapy can also significantly benefit toddlers with limited movement related to an illness, injury, disease or disability. If your child struggles with […]

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Potential Signs of a Pediatric Speech Developmental Delay

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Seeing your child grow and develop is one of parenthood’s truest joys. Some children move through their milestones quickly, others take longer, and some need a little extra help to master each step. Learn about pediatric language delays, common milestones for your child’s first years, and signs they might need a helping hand. What Is […]

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How to Become a Pediatric Developmental Therapist

Young child with pediatric developmental therapist

Pediatric therapists play an essential role in children’s lives as kids explore new ways to enhance their mobile, speaking or cognitive skills. Pediatric therapists undergo extensive training and schooling to provide quality service to those in need. The benefits of working in various careers in pediatric therapy carry over to the patients as they work to […]

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5 Benefits of Professional Behavioral Therapy for Children

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Signs of developmental delays manifest during childhood and are a common hurdle for many families. Although behavior disorders and unique learning needs to impact many parts of your child and family’s daily life, options are available to help everyone adjust, manage and thrive through childhood and into adulthood. Behavior therapy is a successful treatment option, whether used alone or […]

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Guide to Becoming an Occupational Therapist

Children's occupational therapist with child patient

A career in occupational therapy can be enriching as you help patients with injuries or disabilities re-engage in meaningful, everyday activities. Occupational therapists are creative, holistic thinkers and problem-solvers who enjoy a flexible and stable career path. If you’re hoping to become an occupational therapist, you’ll need to complete a few education and licensure requirements. […]

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5 Reasons Crawling Is Important for a Child’s Development

Young child crawling on the floor

In the first few exciting months of a child’s life, parents are eager to see them learn to crawl and eventually take their first steps. Seeing a baby grow into these vital stages leads to beautiful memories crucial for the child’s pediatric development process. Crawling means more than your child getting older. This advancement in […]

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7 Ways Children with Autism Benefit from ABA Therapy

adult with autistic child

As children with autism learn and grow in their environment, they have the opportunity to develop new behaviors. With Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy, children with autism can engage in a personalized program to enhance independence, social skills, and communication. With time and dedication, your child can feel more confident and in control of their behaviors. […]

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Understanding Anxiety in Autism: Causes and Symptoms

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June 13, 2023

Many children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) also experience anxiety. The presence of anxiety can further complicate common challenges of ASD, interfering with daily functioning, social interactions and overall well-being. Collaborating with health care professionals and educators can help you develop strategies that support your child and help them manage symptoms. Learn more about autism […]

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Tips to Help Your Child Overcome Social Anxiety

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February 2, 2023

If you are the parent of a shy, anxious, or sensitive kid, you may understand that your child has some difficulty or feels overwhelmed in large groups. While it is common to see social anxiety in kids and adolescents, it does not have to limit your child from creating fulfilling relationships. As a parent, you […]

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