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Muscogee County Autism Support Group
(706) 653-0323
2510 Cherokee Ave.
Columbus, GA
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Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Group Meetings, Support Organization

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May Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
(706) 571-7771
7175 Moon Rd.
Columbus, GA
Support Services
ABA/Discrete Trial, Behavorial Intervention, Early Intervention, Educational Advocacy, Marriage & Family Counseling, Sensory Integration, Support Organization, Therapy Providers, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Suzanne G. Harvey, B.S.N.
(912) 560-0657
206 S. Patterson St., PO Box 5619
Valdosta, GA
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DAN! Pediatrics, Medical

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Maureen Durkin, RN, BSN, CNC (NuBasx Nutritional Medical Clinic)
(770) 734-0101
NuBasx Nutritional Medical Clinic, 4855 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Suite 2
Norcross, GA
Support Services
Biomedical Intervention, DAN! Pediatrics, Medical, Nutritional Counseling

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Lisa Cheyette, Ph.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist
(678) 624-0930 x20
1150 Upper Hembree Road
Roswell, GA
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Other, Psychological Counseling, Social Skills Training, Training/Seminars

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Bridges Learning Center
(706) 580-2812
1327 Warren Williams Road
Columbus, GA
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ABA/Discrete Trial, Early Intervention

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Home Intervention Therapy Services
(706) 580-2812
HIT Services
Fortson, GA
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ABA/Discrete Trial, Behavorial Intervention, Camps, Disability Advocacy, Early Intervention, Educational Advocacy, Marriage & Family Counseling, Music Therapy, Play Therapy, Sensory Integration, Social Skills Training, Summer Camp/ESY, Support Group Meetings, Support Organization, Therapy Providers, Training/Seminars
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade

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Jennifer Pine LLC
(678) 624-1696
2737 St. Augustine Trail
Marietta, GA
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ABA/Discrete Trial, Other, Therapy Providers

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TLC Behavioral Services
(770) 310-9893
Peachtree City, GA
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ABA, Therapy Services, ABA/Discrete Trial, Behavorial Intervention, Floortime, Military Families, Social Skills Training, Support Group Meetings, Training/Seminars, Verbal Behavior, Vision Therapy
Ages Supported
1-5 Grade,11-12 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,Preschool

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Kim Yee
(770) 518-6998
3447 Orange Wood Ct
Marietta, GA
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Blood Draw, Chiropractors, Doctor Referrals, Doctors, Allergist / Immunologist, Doctors, Ear, Nose & Throat, Doctors, Metabolic Specialists, Doctors, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Health Food Stores / Markets, Hyperbaric Oxygen Providers, Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment (HBOT), Labs, Music Therapy, Nutritional Counseling, Products/Stores
Ages Supported
9-10 Grade

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Top 10 reasons for adults to seek an Asperger Syndrome diagnosis

Top 10 reasons for adults to seek an Asperger Syndrome diagnosis

Lisa Jo Rudy

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Asperger Syndrome (AS) is a high functioning form of autism that only became an "official" diagnosis in 1994. That means many adults with AS have never been diagnosed. Diagnosis can provide a framework for labeling, understanding and learning about behavioral and emotional challenges that have perhaps seemed inexplicable up to this point. This can diminish shame, lead to a greater sense of community and begin the process of learning to live more adaptively with an Asperger's brain. It may also help others in your life understand and respond differently.

1. Asperger Syndrome May Be Getting in the Way of Your Career
You never seem to get a job that reflects your abilities, even though all your credentials are terrific on paper. Or you're passed over for promotions regularly because you just don't get office politics. The problem could be AS.

2. Asperger Syndrome May Be Getting in the Way of Friendships
You have a tough time making and/or keeping friends, and don't know why. Or your friends are only interested in you when you're engaged in an activity you share but you haven't built a personal relationship. The problem could be AS.

3. Asperger Syndrome May Be the Reason You "Obsess" on Certain Topics
You've been called "obsessive" or "fanatical" but you feel you're just very interested in one incredibly fascinating topic. You'd like to figure out whether you're right or wrong, and make a good decision about whether to try to expand your interests. It would help to know whether you have AS.

4. Asperger Syndrome May Be Cramping Your Social Style
Parties and social events are a great way to meet people and they can be essential for business, dating, and even a happy marriage. But if you don't know where to stand, how to break into a conversation, what to wear or whether you're talking too loudly, you may need help and support to take part and have fun. And the problem may be AS.

5. Asperger Syndrome May Be Standing in the Way of Romance
You met someone special. You're interested in making a move. Now what? Dating is tough for anyone, but if you have AS it can be downright baffling. Need help? You might need to start with an AS diagnosis.

6. Asperger Syndrome Could Be the Reason You're "Mall-Phobic"
You get easily overwhelmed anytime there's too much sensory input - even at the mall, the grocery store, or at a sporting event. And you'd very much like to be comfortable taking part in those ordinary activities. The problem could be AS, and part of the solution could be getting that diagnosis.

7. Asperger Syndrome May Be Making it Harder to Get Through School
If you have Asperger Syndrome, you may be a visual thinker in a verbal world. With an AS diagnosis, you can get the help and accommodations you need to complete courses, tests and interviews to get the work you want.

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