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Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a group of neurodevelopmental disorders that impact your ability to interact socially and communicate effectively. While some think of autism as a disease that can’t be improved, focused therapy can significantly improve the condition.

No matter how severe symptoms are among the Autism spectrum, an experienced therapist can help you better understand yourself, your needs, and what you can do to improve your quality of life. Whether you are located in downtown River Grove, the suburbs of River Grove, other nearby places such as Franklin Park, Melrose Park, or anywhere else in Illinois, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Autism

There are several symptoms of autism that you should know about, and they include:

  • Having trouble communicating how you feel.
  • Being perceived by others as offensive.
  • Shying away from social interactions.
  • Being unable to make friends.
  • Trouble making eye contact.

Aspergers symptoms include:

  • A strong interest in art or intellectual things
  • Delayed development
  • Lack of proper social skills.

If you believe that you fit the description of Autism, it’s wise to connect with a therapist for a formal diagnosis and treatment. Looking for autism information for your child? Read this article to learn about the merits of art therapy for Autism.

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Emily Crawford-Thompson, Ph.D.
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learn more about your personality, any possible diagnosis, and specific recommendations to help you. It is my passion to get to know you through a thorough, collaborative evaluation that facilitates your healing journey to your true identity.


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Together, we will:

learn more about your personality, any possible diagnosis, and specific recommendations to help you. It is my passion to get to know you through a thorough, collaborative evaluation that facilitates your healing journey to your true identity.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a genuine, authentic, and compassionate person who can also be direct with you if you need a little challenge; yet, my style is gentle enough that you may not even realize you are being challenged!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Emily Crawford-Thompson, Ph.D. remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia
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Lauren Barron
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identify unhelpful thought patterns and behaviors that are holding you back, and make changes that will help you live the life you want to live.


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Together, we will:

identify unhelpful thought patterns and behaviors that are holding you back, and make changes that will help you live the life you want to live.

Something to know about my approach is:

I practice evidence-based treatments including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and believe that our thoughts are extremely powerful in influencing our outcomes.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Disability
  • Parenting Special Needs Children
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma
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Lauren  Barron remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Brittany Rasky
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Develop strategies to help you function through life without feeling drained. To be able to set goals for yourself (even minimal ones!) and accomplish them. You will love yourself and feel good about who you are.


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Together, we will:

Develop strategies to help you function through life without feeling drained. To be able to set goals for yourself (even minimal ones!) and accomplish them. You will love yourself and feel good about who you are.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe in neurodiversity, which is the idea that all brains are unique. Nature is full of biodiversity, and no brain is more "normal" than any other! I help my clients with the societal expectations that come with living in a neurotypical world.

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  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Related Challenges
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Relationship Conflict
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Brittany Rasky remote and phone therapy in Colorado, Illinois
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Open Minds Psychological
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We utilize a cognitive behavioral approach to build awareness, coping skills, and a space to foster healthy habits for wellness. For diagnostic evaluations, a thorough review of needs, individualized battery, and recommendations is provided.


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Together, we will:

We utilize a cognitive behavioral approach to build awareness, coping skills, and a space to foster healthy habits for wellness. For diagnostic evaluations, a thorough review of needs, individualized battery, and recommendations is provided.

Something to know about my approach is:

We have extensive training and experience which creates a unique skill set and passion for working with individuals to support needs around developmental delays, emotional regulation, anxiety, depression, trauma and coping skill development.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Testing
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Childhood Emotional Neglect
  • Childhood Issues
  • Co-parenting
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Executive Functioning
  • Parenting Children with ADHD
  • Testing
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Open Minds Psychological remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Jessica Atassi
Together, we will:

identify your goals for seeking treatment, and come up with a dynamic plan for equipping you with coping skills, communication strategies, mindfulness exercises, and new insights that help restore a sense of balance over time.


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Together, we will:

identify your goals for seeking treatment, and come up with a dynamic plan for equipping you with coping skills, communication strategies, mindfulness exercises, and new insights that help restore a sense of balance over time.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work with clients on anxiety, depression, and life transitions using cognitive behavioral approaches that help clients identify unhelpful thinking patterns and take holistic steps towards feeling better.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Breakups
  • Career Stress
  • Career Transitions
  • Communication Issues
  • Depression
  • Grief counseling
  • Parenting
  • Parenting Special Needs Children
  • Peer Relationships
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Relationships
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma Recovery
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