Given the fact that parents spend a lot of time with their children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), Down syndrome, or other developmental disabilities
P.L.A.Y. in the Home P.L.A.Y. is the \’ Play and Language for Autistic Youngsters\’ program developed by Richard Solomon, MD, through the support of the National Institutes of Mental Health. The 3-year program started in 2009 with a $1.85 million grant from NIMH and is based on the DIR/Floortime model designed by child psychiatrist Dr. […]
A child with autism can successfully transition into the school setting. However, one of the biggest challenges is getting the child ready for that transition.