News: Behavior Specialist has Unique Take on Autism Interventions

Thursday, May 21, 2009 - 21:21

Deborah Lipsky is a behavior specialist; she also has autism. Deborah works with schools and families on behavior issues for children with autism. In this particular article, she answers questions about autism submitted by parents and teachers. Her first-hand experience and training allows her to counsel caregivers on issues that focus on consistency between home and school. She offers therapy suggestions that include PECS, social stories, and handling stress-induced problem behaviors. She offers simple and straightforward solutions to various behavior issues, while offering examples from her personal experience.

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autism, home, parent, picture exchange communication system (PECS), read, school, social stories, therapy