My child was just diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder now what?

There are many options and a laid-out path for parents who just received an autism diagnosis. Support groups, therapy, and training are all available to struggling parents.

This video covers the path parents should take after receiving an autism diagnosis for their child.

My child was just diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder – now what?
By: NationwideChildrens
Initial Air Date: May 9, 2012
Source: YouTube

What We Learned from this Video:

  • The first step after diagnosis is to get in touch with an Autism Resource Coordinator.
  • There are programs for parent training, early intervention, and education.
  • Joining a support group can help provide insight and solutions to otherwise new and daunting problems.
  • There are even programs to help siblings of autistic children adjust and deal with the challenges they face.

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