Tag: Special needs

Can Autism Get Better?

Having a young child with Autism is so hard. Having ANY young child is hard for that matter. In the middle of a struggle, it is temping to believe that it will always be hard. In this video, Jessica shares the simple message, “It wont be so hard forever. <br> <h3>Auto Generated Captions</h3> hey guys it’s Jess so this question…

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How to teach your child with Autism Levels of Emotions

Understanding emotions is one the most challenging skills for children for Autism to learn. Understanding levels of emotions is even harder. Children with Autism tend to go from zero to one hundred in an instant. Learning that you can be a little bit sad, happy or hangry is a very difficult and abstract concept….After watching this video you will never…

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What are the verbal operants and why do they matter?

Verbal behavior seems like the newest buzz word in the world of Autism. Parents ask me almost every day what it is and how it is different from applied behavior analysis (ABA). Truthfully, it is usually used interchangeably. Technically speaking though, it is the part of ABA that teaches children how to use language to communicate. Verbal behavior was developed…

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Starting School With Autism

Congratulations! Your child is about to start school. It is exciting, but it can also be scary. Sending any child to school for the first time is hard for any parent, sending a child with special needs to school, especially one that has a difficult time communicating can be even scarier.  Fortunately, there are things that you can do to…

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5 Steps for Getting Your Sensory Child to Eat!

I wasn’t going to release this video! It was hidden away as a secret but SO many people have already downloaded the book I am explaining in it, I changed my mind! For you copy of the book go to Http://www.justfreakingeatit.com <br> <h3>Auto Generated Captions</h3> 5 Steps for Getting Your Sensory Child to Eat! hjw5VCjNc7o https://i.ytimg.com/vi/hjw5VCjNc7o/hqdefault.jpg Feeding therapy,Food issues,food selectivity,picky…

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Can Children with Autism Love?

This is a question many parents ask but few therapists are afraid to answer. Many mothers wonder if the fact that their child won’t look at them or call them mama means they don’t love them? I hope this video answers that question. <br> <h3>Auto Generated Captions</h3> Can Children with Autism Love? xJnLUBHpwlE https://i.ytimg.com/vi/xJnLUBHpwlE/hqdefault.jpg autism,love,aba,applied behaviour anaysis,special education,special needs,jessica leichtweisz,hope…

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