The Importance of ABA in Schools

Applied Behavioural Analysis. ABA.  It’s a sticky word. What is it really? It falls under the field of Psychology and under the science of behaviour.  A therapy…yes. Strategies? That as well. Teaching? You know it. It can be a foreign term- and even when...

Autism Therapy Funding and How it Affects YOU

Unless you live in a bubble you know that recently the Ministry of Child and Youth Services (MCYS) has changed the structure of provincially funded treatment for Autism. For those who are unaware of what the changes mean, the coles notes version is that every child...

The Importance of ABC Data

I think everyone in the autism community can agree that one of the first thing that pops into your head when meeting a child with autism is “I wonder why they’re doing what they’re doing”. I know that every time I interact with a child I haven’t...

Social Events and Autism

Growing up as a child, I recall many social excursions with my family. Activities such as concerts, picnics, vacations and Sunday bowling, I always had something to look forward to. After all, children deserve fun outings instead of staying home and relying on...