Videos of an Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) therapy session in March 2019 have been circulating online. We are sorry for what has happened to the child and understand the pain his family feels. The therapist involved has since been dismissed and is no longer employed by AutismSTEP. On the night of the incident in March […]
Focus and attention was the main issue for Jing Xuan. This hinders his academics and language development. After doing through 3 months of ABA Therapy, Jing Xuan is now able to stay focus thoughout for 2 hours.
Social Work – AutismSTEP AutismSTEP will like to help the less privileged families with children with Autism by volunteering in Prison Fellowship Singapore to help the families of both the convicts and ex-convicts by providing support and training for the families and volunteers. Prison Fellowship Singapore focus on strengthening the church-community partnership and developing cohesiveness […]
The prevalence of autism in the United States remained relatively stable from 2014 to 2016, according to a new analysis. The results were published January 2 in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The researchers report the frequency of autism in the U.S. as 2.24 percent in 2014, 2.41 percent in 2015 and 2.76 percent […]
Autism STEP has recently won the Best in Early Intervention Programme for Children with Autism for 2017/2018. This is the 2nd time that Autism STEP has won this title. We will like to take this chance to thank all the families that has supported and trusted in us. We are also very thankful to have […]
We have just received the towel that will be one of the items within the goodie bag for the upcoming Autism STEP Charity Run that will happening on 30th September 2017 at 4.00pm at Punggol Waterway Park. Tickets are still available for sale at: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/autism-step-charity-run-2017-tickets-36242610624 Hope to see all of you on the […]
5km Charity Run organized by Autism STEP to help fund the children with autism for their therapy and treatments. Come along to our annual charity event in aid of our families with children with autism. This event is organized by volunteers from Autism STEP and money raised through sale of tickets and donations […]
We often receive feedback from parents about long waiting list and long waiting time to go through consultation, assessment and placement in centres and schools for their children. In Autism STEP, your child can have assessment as soon as the very next week and therapy can commence in no more than 3 weeks!
A 16-year-old boy with autism wandered the streets and braved the elements for a stretch of 10 days last month. The slim-built boy had gone missing at about noon on March 14 at Tah Ching Road, off Yuan Chin Road in Jurong. The police sent out a missing person appeal on its Twitter account on […]
Starting their school life in the unfamiliar environment of a mainstream school can be a traumatic experience for a child with autism. A sudden break in their normal routine, a barrage of new rules and a sea of strange new faces can lead to a world of trouble and embarrassment for an unprepared child. […]