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Article Highlight: Occupational Therapy for Children with Autism

Occupational therapy (OT) for autism can be an integral part of a treatment plan. The specific activities in early intervention or advanced therapy cater to the individual's specific needs and levels of ability. Occupational therapy exercises for autistic disorders focus on developing skills that encourage independence in… continue reading »

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