Diagnosing in a bilingual community is complicated. Children are sometimes not referred for developmental testing by physicians and teachers because their delays are attributed simply to language and cultural differences. In the school, interpreters are our life lines to reaching these families. ...
Autism, English for Speakers of Other Languages...
Use of visual supports is an evidence-based practice in autism. Supports such as Visual schedules are usually one of the first issues to tackle during the year and a crucial element to developing independence.
Then and Now. What Does the Future Hold?
by Louann Rinner, M.S.Ed,
OTR/L, Kansas CDC Learn the Signs. Act Early. State Ambassador. KUMC Center for Child Health and Development.
Providing an overview of what we as educators need to know and the changing environment in which we are working.