What is AuDHD?

🔊 Listen to the article by clicking the audio player above. Do you have AuDHD? This article will help you better understand the overlapping challenges of ADHD and Autism. The human brain comes in all shapes and wiring configurations, especially when it comes to the neurodiverse population. Two common types of neurodivergence are Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder […]

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The Definitive Guide to Diagnosing ADHD

At the Sachs Center, our ADHD testing method uses the ADHD components from the comprehensive neuropsychological evaluation to provide an accurate ADHD diagnosis. You receive a thorough evaluation similar to the comprehensive neuropsychological testing, but much quicker and without the high cost. Our testing process for diagnosing ADHD is streamlined, taking only about two hours.

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How Can I Tell If My Partner Is Autistic?

In relationships, understanding each other’s uniqueness and quirks is often the key to a successful partnership. Sometimes, these quirks and patterns may suggest that your partner is on the autism spectrum. Autism, or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is characterized by a range of conditions that influence one’s social skills, communication abilities, and behavior patterns. Identifying

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Sensory Processing Disorder and Autism: How Are They Connected?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) are two conditions frequently associated with each other. Studies indicate that up to 90% of kids with autism also struggle with sensory processing problems. But what is sensory processing disorder, and how is it connected to Autism? This article explores the link between ASD and SPD,

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Autistic Burnout: Why It Happens and How to Prevent a Full Shutdown

Autistic burnout is a real challenge faced by many kids and adults on the autism spectrum, including both children and adults. It’s a state of exhaustion—feeling completely drained physically, emotionally, and mentally—triggered by overwhelming environmental demands. Autistic burnout often leads to a shutdown state, which can be hard to come back from. The Sachs Center

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What are the Different Levels of Autism

What are the Different Levels of Autism?

You may ask what are the different levels of Autism? Autism is a neurological condition that impacts how someone perceives the world and interacts with others.  According to DSM-5 (the manual used for diagnosing mental disorders), there are three levels of ASD depending on a person’s support needs for social communication and limited repetitive behavior.

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