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Author: Missy Budworth, MS, CCC-SLP

What Causes Autism?

April 8, 2020  |  Child Development, Early Intervention, Pediatric Therapy  |  By Missy Budworth, MS, CCC-SLP

As we begin Autism Awareness Month at Encompass, one way we are celebrating is to share information about this diagnosis. As a Speech-Language Pathologist in the Encompass Birth to Three Early Intervention program, I often am asked by parents: “What causes autism?”  The short answer? We don’t know for sure. Research is being conducted on […]

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Tips for Traveling with Kids

December 23, 2019  |  Parenting, Play  |  By Missy Budworth, MS, CCC-SLP

Traveling with young children is a lot of work. When you leave your home environment, there are many things that are out of our control. Instead of dreading that upcoming road trip or airplane ride, taking the time to plan ahead can really pay off in ensuring everyone has a great time. Below are some […]

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