Early Childhood and Preschool issues for Children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

May 8, 2012
Hosted by Rob Haupt

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In this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Dr. Frea talks about the issues faced by preschool children with autism and their parents when they enter their local school system. The challenges that children with autism spectrum disorders face during their school years are significant. Parents of children with an ASD have to consider a wide variety of variables beyond simply enrolling their children in school. Nowhere are these challenges more acute than when a child is just entering the school system. In this episode Dr. Frea and his guest, Dr. Ilene Swartz will investigate these early childhood issues and the positive ways they can be addressed in the classroom. Don’t miss this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio Tuesday, May 8th at 11 AM.

Autism Spectrum Radio

Autism Spectrum Radio

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Our show offers a great weekly conversation to inspire, inform and support families and individuals living with autism. We offer practical information for parents of children of all ages. The show explores treatment topics and recent research. We have a variety of guests to share their expertise, experience and resources. Advocates and parent guests share their insights and discuss the paths they have taken to find effective treatments. Authors, Physicians and researchers will keep us updated on the latest news. Topics include treatment options, early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and general issues with understanding the diagnosis and the professional community.

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Rob Haupt

Rob Haupt

Rob Haupt is a passionate professional in the field of autism. His knowledge of autism services, treatment options and insurance coverage has made him a popular guest speaker to advocate groups. He also shares tips for parents through his weekly video blog.

Rob is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with over 12 years of experience treating individuals with Development Disabilities. He currently serves as Vice President of Business Development at Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST), an agency that provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Occupational Therapy and Speech to individuals with Autism. In his role with AST, Rob has collaborated with parents, teachers, and schools to support better understanding of autism health insurance mandates and how to effectively use insurance coverage. Watch Rob’s weekly video series on www.autismtherapies.com.

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