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Autism Treatment for Children North Rocks

autism treatment North Rocks

AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

Speech Pathology For Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder is a neurodevelopmental disorder that can affect a person’s communication ability and social skills. Autism Spectrum Disorders can include repetitive actions and obsessive interest, as well as other behaviours. These behaviours will vary depending on the person’s Autism. Autism can also impact speech and language. The Chatterbox’s team is familiar with treating Autism-related speech problems. Chatterbox knows that every treatment must be customised to the individual.

What Speech Problems Might Someone With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Experience?

Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD (ASD) can be characterised by difficulty in language comprehension, speech and nonverbal communication. This can lead to difficulties in social interaction. Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy are both options to address these issues.

Speech Problems

Autism is a spectrum that can vary in severity and symptoms. Below is a list of speech problems that children with Autism Spectrum Disorder may experience.

Communication Problems

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder are also likely to experience difficulty communicating with others. A person with Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD may experience some or all of the following communication challenges, which can be managed by a Speech Pathologist or Occupational Therapist.

What can Speech Therapy & Occupational Therapy do to assist people with Autism?

Due to their expertise and knowledge in the areas of speech and language, Occupational Therapy and Speech Pathologists should be included in any Autism treatment in North Rocks plan for individuals with Autism. Speech pathologists are trained to work with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD of any age to improve communication skills. An important consideration is that the Speech Pathologist and Occupational therapist tailor their treatment to suit the individual. Chatterbox’s experienced and thoughtful staff understands the uniqueness of Autism Spectrum Disorder. To improve patients’ quality of life, treatment is meticulously planned.

Autism Treatment in North Rocks

What Treatment do Speech Pathologists & Occupational Therapists use to treat Autism?

Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy is an important part of the management of Autism for children. It can aid in the development of communication and social skills to improve the patient’s quality of life.

We believe every child has the right to have access to therapy no matter where they live, so we offer online therapy services as well as services within our clinics in Rosehill, Bella Vista, Oran Park, Penrith & Kingswood, we proudly also offer our autism spectrum disorder services to local residents and Western Sydney Suburbs.