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Can We See Asperger’s At A Young Age?

A lot of kids with Asperger’s Syndrome do not get diagnosed until they are much older, sometimes even in the teens.  Some are so high-functioning they never receive a formal diagnosis at all. But some of the signs are there … Continue reading

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Balance And The Wii

One of the many questions asked by all of those tests and doctors regarding Asperger’s Syndrome focuses on “clumsiness.” For example:  Does he or she tend to get completely immersed in a particular topic?  How about eccentric behavior?  Social skill … Continue reading

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Riding That Bicycle

For children – or anyone – with balance issues, learning to ride a bicycle is not easy.  Confidence is low, and fear takes over.  That’s aside from actually learning to balance on top of a slim two-wheeled monstrosity that’s clearly … Continue reading

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Let’s Play Ball… Part 2

I love exercise balls. They’re huge, bouncy, and perfect to sit on.  How can one sit on an exercise ball and not feel five years old and happy to be alive? That said, our exercise ball has done wonders for … Continue reading

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