Autism Family Therapy Kenosha WI

Local resource for autism family therapy in Kenosha. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to autism therapies, autism parent therapy, autism child therapy, Asperger's family therapy, autism support groups, autism treatments, Asperger's treatments, Asperger's therapy, and autism family counseling, as well as advice on where to find autism support centers and autism associations.

Family Support Program: Kenosha County:
(262) 657-7188
Kenosha Human Devel. Svcs., 5407 8th Avenue
Kenosha, WI
Support Services
Government/State Agency, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Autism Society of Illinois - Northeast Suburban
(312) 316-4614
Warren Township Special Recreation Association
Gurnee, IL
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Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Family Support Program: Ozaukee County
(262) 284-8127
Ozaukee Co. Community Progr., 121 W. Main Street, PO Box 994
Port Washington, WI
Support Services
Government/State Agency, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Family Support Program: Jefferson County
(920) 674-8186
Jefferson Co. Human Services, N3995 Annex Road
Jefferson, WI
Support Services
Government/State Agency, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Family Support Program
(414) 289-6799
235 W. Galena Street, Room 270
Milwaukee, WI
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Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Family Support Program: Racine County
(262) 638-6635
Racine Co. Human Services, 1717 Taylor Avenue
Racine, WI
Support Services
Government/State Agency, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Northeast Illinois Chapter: Autism Society of America
(847) 245-8782
150 Dittmer Lane Apt 1A
Lindenhurst, IL
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Milwaukee County DHS
(414) 289-6285
235 W. Galena St., Room 270
Milwaukee, WI
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Early Intervention, Government/State Agency, Marriage & Family Counseling

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Integrated Development Services
(262) 240-0800
1025 West Glen Oaks Lane, Suite 207
Mequon, WI
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Marriage & Family Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Therapy Providers, Training/Seminars

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Family Support Program: Dodge County
(920) 386-3493
Dodge Co Human Services & Health Department, 199 Home Road
Juneau, WI
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Government/State Agency, Marriage & Family Counseling, Support Organization

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Attention Parents!

Attention Parents! You are vital…

Rachel McCumber

I ran across the headline: "For LGBT teens, acceptance is critical." I have always been interested in the struggle of LGBT teens because I see many parallels with Aspies. They are differentiated by something that they are born with and yet many people see as a personal choice or failure – something they can control.

The basic message of the article was that regardless of how much bullying a LGBT teen might be subjected to the way the adults in there world respond to their sexuality has a greater affect on their mental health and self esteem. Family acceptance of LGBT youth predicts positive outcomes in mental health, self esteem

This does not surprise me. As much as teens put up a front of not caring about or needing the approval of adults, individually, they still look to adult world to get their bearings.

All Aspie parents, the story you are giving your Aspie teen is vital to how they will make it through the struggles of transitioning from child to adult.

Are you embarrassed of your child?

Are they “Too much to handle?”

Are they “broken”?

I have been learning that changing my story, my perspective has a huge impact on how my son views himself. Here are my personal keys:

∗ Daniel isn’t flawed. His inability to fit into “norms” is neither good nor bad. It has benefits (a different view on the world) and challenges (communicating those views effectively). My job is to help him overcome the challenges and promote the benefits. I don’t want to change him I want to teach him to be bi-lingual – speaking both his native language and NT language.
∗ Daniel doesn’t need to be normal. He needs to learn to self-advocate effectively through learning to communicate with people who are different then him – don’t we all.
∗ Different is good.
∗ Daniel’s shadow side is no different then all of our shadow side and like all of us, Daniel must learn healthy ways to address his s...

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