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Your son has Autism....

My son was born a health, 8lbs, 15oz 21” long. All his finger and all his toes. Was hitting all his milestones early if not right on track. 1,340 more words

Developmental Milestones

How your child acts, moves, plays, learn, speaks or do anything is an important pointer about his or her development. Everyone hears growth and development especially in relation to children, these two indices are vital and says a whole lot about your child. 679 more words

Evaluation of the development of children whose mother is under methadone maintenance treatment during pregnancy

Heroin use and related problems have been emerging as an important public health issue. Heroin use is a risk factor of HIV infection usually of intravenous drug users (IDUs) due to needle sharing. 140 more words

Neuropsychiatry

Inchstones and Milestones

I’ve been thinking a lot this week about milestones or inchstones as i’ve begun to call them this past year.

You start counting them as soon as your baby is born (first poo anyone??!!) You can buy all sort of serious and jokey cards for your baby to lie next to or hold to mark the occasion. 955 more words

Down Syndrome

fine motor delays and pre-reading skills

At Rondel’s evaluation for services with the school district, he scored low enough on his fine motor skills to be classified as having a moderate delay (which is significant enough to qualify for special services). 318 more words

Family Life

The Tactile System and your child's eating- What do I do? Messy and Exploratory Play, stage 1

As a Speech Therapist working with chidlren’s eating, I spend a lot of time doing messy play.  What’s that got to do with supporting children to eat? 593 more words

Speech And Language Therapy

The Touch Processing System

This article will be looking at the touch processing system in a bit of detail.  If you’re anything like me, you like to know why… 659 more words

Speech And Language Therapy