Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is the most common neurodevelopmental disorder of childhood. Occupational Therapist and autism expert Dr. Roseann Schaaf explains the importance of early intervention.
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Thomas Jefferson University Occupational Therapy students and University of the Arts Industrial Design students recently presented prototypes of toys specially designed for children with physical, mental or cognitive disabilities.
Called a portable hug, NBC’s Today.com says that families are experimenting with weighted vests for children with autism. The news site featured a mom who is sewing the vests for free using recycled military uniforms.