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Blog Archive : May, 2016

Helping a Young Adult with Autism Find Independence

Autism does not mean your young adult won't be able to be independent. For most of your child’s life, you have been doing everything for them. From making their meals to getting them where they need to be for their activities, but for most pare[...]

What are the Symptoms of Postpartum Depression?

Postpartum depression should not be ignored. The birth of a baby can trigger a jumble of powerful emotions in a new mother. From the excitement and joy of a new baby to the fear and anxiety that you won’t be a good parent. Being overloaded by t[...]

What is Cerebral Palsy?

There are many different kinds and levels of severity of cerebral palsy. While most people think of cerebral palsy as a single disorder, it is actually a group of disorders that affect a person’s ability to move. These developmental disorders n[...]

Is Therapy Right for Me?

Therapy can help you work through many different problems you may be having. In a fast-paced society, people are juggling more and more unrealistic demands on their time and energy. From balancing a 40-hour work week to raising a family or havi[...]

What is Down Syndrome?

Down Syndrome affects one in every 691 babies born in the U.S. every year. One in every 691 babies born in the United States is born with Down Syndrome. It is one of the most common genetic conditions and affects approximately 400,000 Americans[...]