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Side by Side Therapy will be expanding to offer 5 disciplines: Applied Behaviour Analysis, Speech, OT, Therapeutic Recreation and Respite.
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There is a lot of value in accepting your child’s autism diagnosis and implementing autism therapy in Toronto to address your child’s needs.
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Every parent should be in the habit of taking time for themselves, especially special needs parents. Let Side by Side Therapy help with your Respite services in Toronto needs.
It is often said that a parent is a child’s first teacher, playing an important role where development and learning are concerned. A diagnosis of autism only reinforces this belief, in the sense that the parent will work harder to …
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Confidence is not a parenting skill parents are born with, but rather a skill that is learned over time. Being the parent of a child with autism can challenge our confidence, but you must understand that this skill is vital …
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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects a great number of children and often these children have difficulty communicating and, in some instances, cannot verbalize their needs or thoughts at all. In addition to having an applied behaviour analysis team these children …
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Read time: 5 minutes Have you ever been in a situation where the music was just too loud or the lights were way too bright? How about being in a place that was far too overcrowded and you started to …
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We know how difficult it can be for an autistic child to spend all of his/her time inside the house. The Covid-19 pandemic has forced us to think outside of the box, finding occupational therapy activities to keep our children …
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What should our priority be: equality or equity with regards to autism?
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Dr. Tracy Alloway discusses some of her research on autism and memory.
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Add Your Voice to the Giant Autism Billboard for World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2020.