Young children with autism learning play skills in group ESDM session in Mascot and Bondi Junction

ESDM and Play Skills


Autism is a complex neurodevelopment condition. Early intervention is key to helping children with autism. The Early Start Denver Model, or ESDM, is an intervention for young children with autism. It is delivered by our certified ESDM therapists. At our Sydney clinic, OnOnOne Children’s Therapy is proud to offer this early intervention to all our families. Let’s take a deeper look at the ESDM and play skills. This series of posts will help parents understand how the ESDM improves the features of autism so children can grow and learn. What is play? Play is the ability to play with toys…

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Buttons and Zippers

By | Occupational Therapy

Learning to use buttons and zippers is an important milestone in a child’s development. These skills not only help children become more independent but also enhance their fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Let’s explore how children develop the ability to use buttons and zippers, and what parents and caregivers can do to support this process. The Importance of Using Buttons and Zippers Mastering buttons and zippers is a key part of a child’s journey to self-sufficiency. These skills allow children to dress and undress themselves, giving them a sense of independence and boosting their confidence. Additionally, using buttons and…

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