Regressive Autism: Is Your Child Losing Skills or Stuck? Here’s What You Can Do

Regressive autism is both heartbreaking and confusing. Whether you have a young child who is just starting to show signs of autism, used to say some words and now lost them or used to wave and now doesn't, or even an older child with a diagnosis of autism that regresses in some areas, it is very scary and heartbreaking and confusing. <center><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PL0_NcGwhzOkgd9_rgFfghPfOn-7PJR3tw" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"></iframe></center><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/regressive-autism-losing-skills/#more-10814">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Regressive Autism: Is Your Child Losing Skills or Stuck? Here&#8217;s What You Can Do</span></a></div>

Autism Behavior Data Collection with Clickers

Are you using clickers in an autism classroom or a home program for behavior data collection? Well, you may be using them incorrectly. Find out how I recommend using these clickers and what you can start doing today. <center><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PL0_NcGwhzOkhW9F4OW4RBlfyCXZVDSqGP" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"></iframe></center><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/behavior-data-collection-clickers/#more-10599">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Autism Behavior Data Collection with Clickers</span></a></div>

Autism Teeth Grinding &#038; Its Relationship to Feeding Problems

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Kids with autism usually have problems with picky eating and sometimes can have other oral-motor problems such as teeth grinding. Autism teeth grinding can be particularly challenging because it can be medical and/or behavioral. <center><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PL0_NcGwhzOkg654f2Eep7qbozr2OC4RaM" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"></iframe></center><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/autism-teeth-grinding/#more-10426">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Autism Teeth Grinding &#038; Its Relationship to Feeding Problems</span></a></div>

Autism and Stimming: How to Reduce Self-Stimulatory Behavior

Although I have talked about stimming and scripting in previous episodes, today I go in-depth on what that really means. Every person has self-stimmed or scripted at one point, but for children with autism, it can become harmful. Thats why Im here to tell you how to combat it!

Echolalia: Is Your Client or Child Repeating Words? Here&#8217;s What You Can Do

As both a parent and a professional in the autism world, I've seen a lot of echolalia in the past 2 decades. Echolalia is a child with autism repeating what you just said. So if you say, do you want a cookie, the child can either say cookie or do you want a cookie? Either way, we're talking about the child echoing you without answering your question. So today I'm going to talk all about echolalia. <center><iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/3VjjeQQ7Mu4" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen></iframe></center><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/echolalia-child-repeating-words/#more-8589">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Echolalia: Is Your Client or Child Repeating Words? Here&#8217;s What You Can Do</span></a></div>

What is Scrolling in Children with Autism? | Language Error Correction

If you're a parent or professional in the autism world, chances are good that you've seen scrolling and you may have seen it every day. But you may not have known what it is or what to do about it. So, today I'm covering scrolling and how to help a child who is exhibiting this behavior. <style>.embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; }</style><div class='embed-container'><iframe src='https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PL0_NcGwhzOkhc9RL0Npa8od4MU__q4EDe' frameborder='0' allowfullscreen></iframe></div><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/autism-scrolling/#more-7986">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">What is Scrolling in Children with Autism? | Language Error Correction</span></a></div>

Hyperlexia and Its Connection to Autism

In today's episode, I'm talking about kids who recognize letters and can possibly read even before they can speak. This syndrome is called hyperlexia, and I'll be discussing whether it's a sign of autism and also what to do about it. <style>.embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; }</style><div class='embed-container'><iframe src='https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PL0_NcGwhzOkjC_Li1y3Mk9FbUIIl9-1nZ' frameborder='0' allowfullscreen></iframe></div><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/hyperlexia-autism/#more-7341">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Hyperlexia and Its Connection to Autism</span></a></div>

Delayed Echolalia and Scripting in Children with Autism

Many kids with autism who have some language but are not conversational say lines from movies and pat phrases repetitively. We call this scripting or delayed echolalia. So today I'm going to cover why kids with autism script so much and give some strategies to reduce it if it becomes a problem. <style>.embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; }</style><div class='embed-container'><iframe src='https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PL0_NcGwhzOkj5XgArdddhjZsfC9iXhcKZ' frameborder='0' allowfullscreen></iframe></div><div class="more-link-container"><a class="more-link" href="https://marybarbera.com/delayed-echolalia-and-scripting-in-children-with-autism/#more-6517">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Delayed Echolalia and Scripting in Children with Autism</span></a></div>