Autism Counseling & Therapy in Colorado

Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. According to ...

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How Autism Affects Communication

With 1 in 68 children diagnosed with autism, it's important to know how to best communicate with your child.

First and foremost, it's crucial to understand what Autism Spectrum Disorder or ASD is. 

Autism has a variety of symptoms that are unique for every individual with the condition. 

Some of the signs of autism are difficulty communicating, social awkwardness, repetitive behaviors, and trouble understanding other people's feelings.

It's important to educate yourself about the disorder so you can provide your child with the support they need when they go out into the world. 

Here are some ways in which autism affects communication.

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5 Reasons Why Autistic Unemployment Rate is High

Autistic people despite their skills find it hard to find and secure employment in organizations of their choice. Other disabilities they have might also limit them from exploring some types of employ...

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5 Reasons Why Relationships are Difficult for Autistic People

There are always going to be challenges and difficulties in every relationship. Most people struggle to recognize that relationships need compromise and accepting their partner's preferences and appro...

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5 Ways to Support Autistic Persons at Your Church

The church is a place for believers who share the same faith to gather. It is an important virtue to provide a place of welcome and support for autism. Try to find out how the multiple ways you can su...

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5 Ways to Inspire Your Autistic Child to Initiate Conversations

Autistic children most times find it very difficult to initiate and maintain conversations. Aside from the fact that they are still young, they might still find it hard to engage in conversations. You...

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Reasons Why Your Autistic Partner is Sensitive to Criticism

Autistic people make great partners, regardless of their disability or little shortcomings. Although relationships are not devoid of criticism from both parties, your autistic partner may find it diff...

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5 Things Autistic Employees Find Useful in the Workplace

Autistic people have many strengths and exceptional skills that they contribute to the workplace. In addition to these skills, they have the great technical ability, they are reliable, innovative, and...

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5 Things to Consider When Talking to Autistic People

Talking to autistic people around you can be quite challenging because they interact with people differently. This is mostly a result of their differences from regular people. They may find it difficu...

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How To Manage Your Eating Disorder as an Autistic Person

Autistic people are more likely to experience eating disorders. The reason is that they experience sensory differences relating to food and texture which may lead to anxiety over their food choices, a...

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Many of us are often faced with struggles and hardships and finding help can be difficult. However, at Overcomers Counseling, we are here to help you in your time of need. We are passionate about people and we believe that ANYONE can be an overcomer if they are willing to pursue it.  Don't let another day go by without getting the help you desire.

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 Tuesday   8:00am - 5:00pm
 Wednesday    8:00am - 5:00pm
 Thursday   8:00am - 5:00pm
 Friday   8:00am - 5:00pm
 Saturday  Closed