Posted on 04/25/19 in Health by Cara Marker Daily, PhD, BCBA
The unfortunate reality is that a large percentage of individuals with autism are also diagnosed with a mental health disorder. With this comes a critical need for efficient assessment and treatment for the autism community.... read more
Posted on 11/26/18 in Health by Milestones
The holiday season is just around the corner, and you can feel the excitement in the air! For most of us, the lights, glitter, family gatherings, shopping, and travel are all thrilling this time... read more
Posted on 09/20/18 in Health by Milestones
As an exceptional pediatrician with an impressive passion for serving his community, 2018 Benefit honoree Steve Wexberg, MD has dedicated the majority of his life to supporting local families through his every-day practice.Wexberg has become... read more
Posted on 09/27/17 in Health by Mia
Q: How can mindfulness benefit children with autism?
A: Children are more susceptible to their environment through their senses, due to lack of practicing healthy coping skills to help self-regulate and manage their environment. Mindfulness... read more
Posted on 08/28/17 in Health by Mia
Q: What is mindfulness and why is it so important?
A: Mindfulness is defined as a mental state achieved by focusing one’s awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one’s feelings,... read more