Guide to Cognitive and Developmental Disabilities

March 14th, 2022

Cognitive disabilities can look different per person, however, it’s important to have a good understanding of what these are, and how they differ from developmental disabilities.

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Signs of Intellectual Disabilities in Adults

February 16th, 2022

Nowadays there are more ways to live a satisfying and independent life as an adult with a disability. Read about the signs of intellectual disabilities in adults to learn more.

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Alternatives to ABA Therapy for Children with Autism

January 24th, 2022

ABA therapy has been widely used in treatments for children with autism, however, it’s had some controversy. Be informed about ABA and the other alternatives available to you. 

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Making an Impact with Careers in Mental Health

December 21st, 2021

Careers in community mental health range widely in their degree requirements, but empathy and the ability to communicate are a must, no matter what direction you pursue.

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How Supports Coordination of Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services Improves Quality of Life

November 22nd, 2021

Developmental and intellectual disability in adults and children impacts their quality of life. Here’s how supports coordination of intellectual and developmental disability services can help.

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Fact or Fiction: Are There Different Types of Autism

September 30th, 2021

ECCM is a company that provides guidance to parents and teachers of children with different types of autism so the condition can be identified early on.

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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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