Diagnosis of Autism in Adults

August 26th, 2021

Autism Spectrum Disorder does not affect all individuals identically. Some may be able to live independently, while others may need significant support. It is because of “high-functioning” autism and comorbidities that some adults go undiagnosed.

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Professional and Parent-Implemented Early Intervention Strategies

July 28th, 2021

There are many early intervention strategies that can be employed to ensure the best outcome in young children exhibiting signs of developmental delays. By uniting in their efforts, parents and professionals can make a greater difference.

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How Early Intervention Services Help Children With Developmental Delays

June 25th, 2021

Early intervention services such as those offered by ECCM help children with developmental delays catch up in key domains of early childhood development by pairing them with experts who deliver specialized instruction and care.

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Addressing the Types of Developmental Delays

May 19th, 2021

There are four major types of developmental delays — cognitive, sensorimotor, speech and language, and socioemotional — with the first signs often appearing before the age of 2. Learn more about what those signs are and how early intervention can help.

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What to Know About the Erie County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

April 21st, 2021

 

 

The Erie County Emergency Rental Assistance Program furnishes eligible renters, landlords, and utility providers adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic with rental and utility assistance.

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Guide to LTSS: Personal Care Assistance through Medicaid

March 24th, 2021

Long term services and supports (LTSS) are delivered through a variety of programs designed to help financially and medically needy individuals achieve a greater level of autonomy in their homes and communities. 

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Understanding the CHC Waiver in PA

February 24th, 2021

The Community Health Choices (CHC) Waiver was implemented to provide health care services to thousands of eligible PA residents 21 and older. Learn who qualifies.

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Delayed Speech in Children: When to Be Concerned

January 14th, 2021

Is your child a late talker? Do you suspect they could be experiencing a speech delay or a disorder? Through early childhood intervention and ECI speech therapy, communication does not have to be an obstacle for your child. 

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How to Deal with Anxiety and Depression During Crisis

November 18th, 2020

Dealing with anxiety and depression is difficult enough during normal times, but coping with them during a crisis requires a concentrated focus on therapy, support, and self-care — especially for individuals with disabilities. 

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How Erie County Care Management Helps Adults With Autism Improve Their Quality of Life

October 14th, 2020

Learn how care management works to find the best combination of treatments and therapies to help adults with autism improve their quality of life. 

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