Category: Tanner’s Language Development

Therapies Are Definitely Helping Him

It’s been two months already since my son was diagnosed with Autism andย  yeah time flies so fast, right? He definitely improved a lot since. He is talking more and he can say a few 2 word syllables. He is pointing more and more but he still needs improvement on using one finger to use when pointing. Continue reading “Therapies Are Definitely Helping Him”

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His First ABA Therapy Session

Today’s my son’s first ABA therapy session. It feels like sending him to school. We arrived at the clinic a couple of minutes late (traffic was really awful in the morning). So he met his therapist, he greeted him with a smile and he waved his hand and said hi. My son is definitely improving on eye contact especially if he’s saying bye or hi. Continue reading “His First ABA Therapy Session”

Early Intervention Initial Visit

Since the day we found out that our son has Autism, we’ve been trying to get into services that will help him. So today, two persons from early intervention came and did their assessment if my son qualifies for early interventionย  (0-2 years) and early childhood special education (3-5 years). They did both because my son will turn 3 in 4 months. Continue reading “Early Intervention Initial Visit”

Tanner’s Speech Progress

It’s been awhile since I posted an update on my son’s speech therapy progress. To be honest, I already lost track updating my son’s speech here on my blog. But the good news is, Tanner is getting there. His speech therapist told me on Monday that he did 80% on following directions and just need to practice more on joint attention plays. Continue reading “Tanner’s Speech Progress”