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Identifying Signs and Symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental condition that affects communication, behavior, and social interaction. Early identification of signs and symptoms is crucial for timely intervention and support. Below, we outline the key indicators across different age groups to help parents and caregivers recognize potential signs of ASD. Age 12 to 18 months During this crucial developmental period, certain behaviors…

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A Guide To Special Education: Dos and Don’ts 

February 01, 2024 Dos: 1. Design routines: Special needs students often benefit from structured routines as they provide predictability and a sense of security. Routines can include consistent daily schedules for activities such as meals, schoolwork, and leisure. Predictability helps in reducing anxiety and supports the learning process. 2. Create practical, measurable goals: Set realistic and achievable goals that can…

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List of Help providers in Qatar – Early Intervention
List of Help providers in Qatar – Early Intervention

Early intervention is the provision of specialized services to children from birth to 3 years old who have or are at risk for developmental delays or disabilities. These services can help children reach their full potential and participate in school and community life. In Qatar, early intervention services are available through a variety of government and private agencies. The Ministry…

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Nurturing Your Child’s Sensory Diet: A Guide for Parents with Special Needs
Nurturing Your Child’s Sensory Diet: A Guide for Parents with Special Needs

Parenting a child with special needs often comes with unique challenges, and understanding and managing your child’s sensory diet is an essential part of their overall well-being. Occupational therapy plays a crucial role in helping children with special needs develop the necessary skills to thrive in their daily lives. In this blog post, we will explore the concept of a…

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Activities At Home – Early Intervention Child
Activities At Home – Early Intervention Child

Some activities you can include at home to help your child with early intervention: Play with your child Play is a great way for children to learn and develop. Choose activities that are appropriate for your child’s age and interests. Some examples of age-appropriate activities include: For babies: playing with rattles and other toys that make noise, playing peek-a-boo, and…

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