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Encouraging Kids With Autism to Try New Foods

The network director of Autism Home Support Services' Michigan locations dishes on how tasting sessions during ABA therapy can encourage even the pickiest eaters try new foods.

Why is ABA the Gold Standard in Autism Treatment?

Kerry Peterson, M.A., CCC-SLP, BCBA, from Kaufman Children's Center weighs in on this topic.

What is Sensory Processing Disorder and How is It Treated?

Amy Hengstebeck, OTRL, from Kaufman Children's Center offers insight.

The Autism Parent’s Bucket List

Our list of 101 things every child should do or learn before they grow up didn't cut it for parents raising a child with autism. Here's an amended list.

Fidget Toys for Older Kids With Autism and Sensory Challenges

It can be tough to keep your mind on task when your body wants to stay in motion. These fidget toys help teens and tweens keep on track.

Asperger’s Syndrome Support for Parents

Have a child with high-functioning autism? Here are resources and Asperger's support groups for parents to help, both online and in southeast Michigan.

All-in-One Autism Care at Beaumont Autism Center Dearborn

The Beaumont Autism Center Dearborn offers a full range of services, from diagnosis to treatments to medical follows up for kids up to 18 years old.

The Importance of a Team Approach to ASD Therapy

Amanda Prater, the ABA Program Supervisor at Kaufman Children's Center, provides insight.

Top Autism Centers in Metro Detroit

Find the top autism centers in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties for support, autism resources and education.

Study Finds Herpes-Autism Link

A local pediatrician weighs in on what parents should know about this research regarding the herpes-autism link.

When is a Tantrum More Than a Tantrum?

It's easy to dismiss tantrums as a part of growing up, but there could be more to your child's outbursts. Here, a board-certified behavior specialist with Autism Home Support Services offers insight and advice.

Metro Parent’s Living with Autism Workshop

Join Metro Parent and Henry Ford Health System for the 11th annual Living with Autism conference on Friday, May 4, 2018 at the Detroit Marriott Troy.
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