The holidays are right around the corner and while this is a magical time of the year for most, it could prove to be stressful for children with ASD. Holidays lead to changes in schedules and routines which might act as stressors for the children. This time of the year might cause sensory sensitivities to … Continue reading HOW TO MAKE THE HOLIDAY SEASON STRESS-FREE FOR YOUR ASD KID
Tests come in a baffling range of alien sounding names. How do you know which one is right for your child? Here is a ready reckoner for some common tests recommended in India. Some things you should know before you read on The first real tests begin at home. Since Autism Spectrum Disorders, (ASD) are … Continue reading A short guide to diagnostic ASD tests
A child’s brain develops in response to both genes and the environment. Early environments. There is no more important period in human development than conception through early childhood in maximising the potential for living fully. Case 1 Concerns: Shubham (name changed) is a nine month old baby. His mother is worried that he is not yet … Continue reading Common Developmental and Behavioural Issues in Children
In a giant breakthrough for the FiDi shopping scene, Spanish sportswear and accessories chain Zara is opening a three-level store at 222 Broadway, across the street from St. Paul’s Chapel and the new Fulton Transit Center.