Asperger Syndrome

Psychotherapist, author, expert in social skills training for children for over 25 years, Cathi Cohen provides articles and resources for parents or caretakers.

April 25, 2014

Helping Kids on the Spectrum Read Facial Expressions

This article is a fitting follow up to the previous article regarding facial expressions of children with Asperger’s. In this article, Pat Crissey, a leader in […]
April 23, 2014

Reading the Social Signs of Children with Asperger’s

Frequently, children with Asperger’s Syndrome exhibit a flatness in their affect. Their faces and voices take on an almost robotic kind of expression.  This makes it […]
April 15, 2014

E – Empathy

“You stink!” Carlos shouted.  “I’m always stuck on his team,” Joseph grumbled.  Patrick doesn’t know what to say when the boys are mean to him like […]
July 3, 2013

Best Apps for your Children

We get a lot of questions from our parents about what the best apps are for their children. We thought we would compile some resources here […]
December 3, 2012

Dear Cathi: Boosting The Asperger's Child's Self-Esteem

Dear Cathi, My daughter, Emily, is an eight-year-old second grader who was recently diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS). I’ve always known that Emily is a unique […]