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

June 1, 2015

In Step; Out and About

One of the things that gives me great pleasure as the director of In Step is our therapist’s dedication to community education. So many of them […]
June 28, 2014

Parents of children with autism often have autistic traits

Just read an interesting article in Medical Xpress.  Lyall Constantino headed up a team of researchers looking at the social skills of the parents of autistic […]
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 […]