Friday Features: December 8, 2017

Happy Friday!  This week’s topics: an event at the Children’s Museum, RDSPs, and the Disability Tax Credit. Explore-Abilities at the Children’s Museum This winter edition of the autism-friendly morning program will take place on Saturday, December 30 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:25 a.m. and will feature a seasonal exhibit: the Eaton’s Fairytale Vignettes. The museum will also be hosting a very special guest – a […]

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Friday Features: December 1, 2017

This week: an opportunity to experience RDI, creating an inclusive education system, and planning for adult supports. Trying Out RDI   Bang A Beat Family-Centred Therapies is VERY excited to now be offering RDI! Would you like to know more about what Relationship Development Intervention is, and if it’s a useful learning tool for your family?  Sign up for “RDI 101.”  […]

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Ask a Clinician: Connect with Me!

I work with a child who’s hard to connect with. Why is it so hard? What can I do to make it easier? Great question! Relationships are one of the things that make life worth living. For children with autism, differences in communication skills, sensory processing, interests and behaviour may all contribute to problems developing and nurturing relationships. Whether you’re […]

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One Size Doesn’t Fit All

We believe it’s important for families of children with autism to have well-supported therapy options to choose from, because every child and family’s needs are different.  We are here to inform families of their options for autism intervention in Manitoba and to advocate for developmental therapies as one option for supporting a diverse group of children. Please like & share:

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Puzzling Drops in Autism Program Enrolments

The next provincial budget is coming, and one thing we do here is watch the numbers.  Over the last couple of years we’ve been submitting FIPPA requests related to spending and enrollment in autism programs for children.  Here’s a summary of what we have found out most recently: _____________________________ We are asking some questions based on these numbers: Both Autism […]

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