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Therapies for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

                           Therapies for Children WithAutism Spectrum DisorderA Review of the Research for Parents and Caregivers                                                                               Is This Guide Right for the Child in My Care? Yes, if: The child you care for is 0 to 12 years old and has autism spectrum disorder (ASD). No, if: The child you care for is older …

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Information on Medical Conditions

Read hundreds of information sheets on conditions and treatments that Great Ormond Street Hospital is involved in, or learn about medications that your child might be taking. http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/medical-conditions/ Dietary advice  for constipation.  

Homework and ADHD

Homework and the child with an attention deficit disorder Afrikaans version download [wpdm_file id=3] Organisational ability, time management and study habits rely on the areas of the brain that are negatively influenced by an attention deficit disorder. Forgetfulness, poor sustained attention and wakefulness and poor long-term planning are areas of weakness in these children. In …

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Parents And ADHD

Understanding what attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is can be the best way that a parent can help their child with this disorder. ADHD is one of the most common childhood disorders and can continue through adolescence and adulthood. Symptoms include difficulty staying focused and paying attention, difficulty controlling behavior, and hyperactivity (over-activity). Treatments can …

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