Monday, April 03, 2023
April is Autism Awareness Month. Autism affects approximately 1 in 59 students in the United States. Because of this, learning how to work with students with autism is incredibly important. Teaching communication skills, as well as learning strategies, to students with special needs are critical. By bridging the gap with…
Monday, March 06, 2023
Autism, or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a developmental disorder that affects social interaction, communication, and behavior. It is a neurodevelopmental disorder, which means that it affects the way the brain develops and functions.
Monday, February 06, 2023
ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. It is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects individuals' ability to focus, control impulses, and regulate their behavior. ADHD is typically diagnosed in childhood, although symptoms can persist into adolescence and adulthood.
Monday, January 09, 2023
Over the past few years, the number of students who experience mental health issues has significantly increased. Even before the pandemic, according to JAMA Pediatrics, the rate of child and adolescent anxiety grew 27% between 2016 and 2019. A diagnosis of anxiety was made for more than 5.6 million young…