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Claudie Gordon-Pomares Sensory Enrichment Therapy
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Interview with the founder of Sensory Enrichment Therapy

My first conversation with Claudie was the most incredible conversation I have ever had in my life; it gave me hope for a better future for myself and for the world. It shed a light onto the dark times we are currently going through with the global pandemic.

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Apple Watch autism
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Apple Watch Survey

We need your feedback and we’re giving away 1 brand new Apple Watch and 50 Starbucks Gift cards. Answer the following short survey to enter for a chance to win. We’d like to give you a few days to respond, so winners will be announced on January 4th.

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Free Trial
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Free trials for 2020

We know that trying out a new therapy program is a big decision. So, how about a free trial in one of the following areas? Handling transitions, Sleep and bedtime, Stimming, Sensory processing, Speech development, Understanding instructions?

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Developmental Disabilities and Autism in California by the Numbers

Autism cases in California are on the rise. The need for autism treatments and autism therapies for California is more and more evident. The California Department of Developmental Service (DVS) autism cases have skyrocketed from 3,262 in 1989 to over 80,000 today (only cases deemed severe, not counting any cases that are mild according to their system). About

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Mendability - Declarative memory may help autistics learn social skills
Behavior

Thanks to their extraordinary declarative memory people with autism can learn almost anything, including social rules

A recent paper published by the Simon Foundation for Autism Research Initiative reviews research on declarative memory and considers the possibility for declarative memory to compensate for emotional and social deficits in autism. Declarative memory allows us to link past information to new information in order to create useful combinations. Declarative memory is anchored in visual

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Six homemade sensory toys and activities for your child with autism

With spring break just around the corner, now is the perfect time to plan sensory and brain-enhancing activities to do with your child. Below are six great ideas you can do on a shoestring budget in any weather! Homemade paper plate puzzles. They are fun to make, and can be adjusted to suit the individual

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