If an autistic child
is engaging in selfstimulating behaviour ('stimming' - spinning around, flapping their hands) because they're anxious, she says there are two possible approaches: stop them stimming, which can also happen when they're excited or happy, or stop what is causing the child anxiety.
the worse part for me is waiting for him to come back from his operation' (Mother of an autistic child
My husband and I decided that we both needed to find jobs, as it is very costly to look after an autistic child
," says Nahid.
The most important problem, in my opinion, is that the autistic child
's family does not apply the program at home to complete the educational process, but rather, they continue isolating the child in his personal life, which I find to be wrong.
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The Autistic child
will have symptoms that are linked to Heart, Spleen and Kidney imbalances.
But the changes that occur in these autistic children are more dramatic--more like a metamorphosis in which the autistic child
suddenly becomes almost normal.
The avoidance by autistic infants and young children of physical contact is seen to lead to far less physical closeness between the mother and the autistic child
than is the case with non-autistic children.
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Washington, August 19 ( ANI ): A new study has claimed that pregnant women, who are unable to make nearly enough thyroid, are nearly 4 times more likely to produce a autistic child
The family of businessman Veysel E[currency]ahin, a father to an autistic child
, is one of the families that cannot find the necessary education opportunities for their children in Turkey.
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