occupational-therapy

Why is Occupational Therapy Important for Children with Autism?

There are a number of ways in which occupational therapy (OT) benefits autistic children. Occupational therapists work is to promote, maintain, and develop the skills needed by children to be functional in a school setting and beyond. Active participation in life promotes:  learning  self-esteem self-confidence  independence  social interaction.  Occupational therapists use a holistic approach in …

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Music Therapy

Individuals of all ages and all abilities can benefit from music therapy. Previously, music therapy has been used to support emotional, cognitive and social development in many populations. Music therapy may help to promote wellness by managing stress, enhancing memory, and improving communication.

Famous people with autism

World Autism Awareness Day is an internationally recognized day on 2 April every year (United National General Assembly, 2008). Autism is a neurological disorder that affects regular brain development, prevents the development of communication skills. This brings difficulties in verbal and non-verbal communication, the expression of repetitive behaviors. Autism can be diagnosed in children aged …

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Autism: Travel without borders

“Autism is not a disability, it’s a different ability”-Stuart Duncan Here’s how autism is described by Stuart Duncan, who is a father of a child with autism. You will be surprised how many beautiful moments you can experience if you start accept your child not as a person who needs constant care, but as a …

noomee world!

Welcome to noomee world! A tool , that helps children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to be self-dependent. noomee develops skills from Activities of Daily Living (ADL); enhances communication and verbal skills through Social Stories, by illustrating how to behave in different life situations; keeps parents aware of their child’s location through integrated map and measures …