If your child is autistic
Until recently it was believed that the diagnosis of "autism" is a sentence for the child, because he will never be able to develop normally and live. Recently, however, the situation has become much better. Psychologists and physicians around the world are finding ways to help an autistic child feel the joy of life.
Autism - a mysterious and poorly understood disease. Fortunately, experts in this field say that the "classic" autism is rare, and mostly only a few symptoms of the disease occur in children. At the same time, modern medicine can successfully solve many problems of autism so that this diagnosis would not threaten the child crippled life. The main thing in this case to determine autism at an early stage. If you suspect that your child is different behavior or development of other children, it is necessary first of all to turn to child neuropsychiatrist. The doctor will conduct a comprehensive survey to determine the presence of autism in your child. After that, he will develop an individual program of corrective education and treatment. But the main thing is up to you - for the parents. You must not be afraid of their child, and that he will remain inferior. Believe in it and be patient and kind. It is important to create an autistic child's emotional and psychological comfort to be had a feeling of security and confidence. Only in such circumstances, you can start learning new behaviors and skills. At the same time learn how to observe the baby and analyze its behavior. Understand that it's hard to live in this world, so do not be harsh, if the child does not work much. Often autistic children refuse to talk or express their emotions out loud. In this case, parents should start their own call aloud all the items concerned by the child, and then over time, as it were to "forget" some name that triggers the baby to overcome the psychological barrier and say the right word. Get the puzzle, puzzles, bingo and other educational games. Do not be lazy to spend time with your child playing. In many cities there are special training centers for autistic children. Visit a restaurant with your child and choose a few lessons for him. It can be a painting, sculpture, theater and much more. The children in these centers are generally staffed by trained specialists who, by game helps to develop fine motor skills, speech, and self-help skills. The advantage is also the fact that the child will be able to communicate with other children, which will improve his social interaction.