Pearson Assessments

Supporting Immigrant Parents (Now U.S. Citizens) In Navigating Services for Autistic Children

There has been an increase in the prevalence of childhood disability worldwide. One in six children, ages 3-17, has recently been diagnosed with a developmental disability.1 Parenting children with a disability poses challenges for all parents, although immigrant parents experience more...

Listening is Key to Supporting Families and Caregivers and Leads to Better Outcomes

Supporting families and caregivers is a lifelong learning process as children and young adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) typically undergo many changes. When providing workshops to families about accessing services, I began to consider the question of how we can support them further, as...