Autism Facts

The current Autism Care access model is complex. Centria breaks through the complexity and confusion to help your child get the services they need.

The current system of treatment can be complex and increasing levels of need can cause delays for parents trying to move diagnosis and treatment forward. Centria Healthcare Autism Services exists to help those in need navigate the system and obtain the care they require and deserve.

Impaired Social Communication Skills

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My child does NOT:

  • Respond to name (appears deaf)
  • Share Interests
  • Make eye contact
  • Have warm/joyful expression
  • Search for objects that are hidden
  • Point at something of interest
  • Interact with peers and/or family (may desire to be alone)

Impaired Communication Skills

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My child does NOT:

  • Babble or coo by 12 months
  • Use gestures or any words by 12 months
  • Use single words by 16 months
  • Use 2-word phrases by 24 months
  • Use typical speech (normal rhythm, pitch, volume)

Repetitive or Restricted Behaviors

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I have observed these behaviors: 

  • Focused on objects or parts of objects (spinning wheels of a car, fan spinning, pushing buttons on an answering machine)
  • Repetitive body movements (hand flapping, spinning, toe walking, rocking, teeth grinding, slapping self)
  • Resists change in routine

Other Behaviors or Concerns

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I have observed these behaviors:

  • Over or under sensitive to lights, smells, touch, noise, tastes, pressure (sensory concerns)
  • Extreme meltdowns or tantrums
  • Sleeping difficulties

  Next Steps if you think your child might have ASD:

Early Diagnosis and Intervention Significantly Improves Outcomes
Centria can give children the individualized help they need now.

Starting ABA therapy as early as possible is the key to long term success. WHY ARE YOU WAITING? We have experts in every area of the process to guarantee the quickest start of therapy, yielding the most positive outcomes.

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