There are many types of special kids in this world. Each type of special kids has their own needs. Parents no need to worry a lot if they are facing with this problem because nowadays, there are many therapy and treatment centre for these special kids. Its only depends on how fast the parents bring their child for treatment. If the parents send their child for treatment immediately, then the chances for the child to get treated is very high.
All parents around the world have possibility to get special kids no matter what region you live in, your skin color, your race, and your religion. So, you must be strong to face all this matters. Below are the groups of special kids that we can find in the world:
- Autism / Autistic
- ADHD / ADD
- Hyperactive Behavior
- Aperger’s Syndrome
- Cerebral Palsy
Always isolated in worlds of their own, people with autism appear indifferent and remote and are unable to form emotional bonds with others. Although people with this baffling brain disorder can display a wide range of symptoms and disability, many are incapable of understanding other people’s thoughts, feelings, and needs. Often, language and intelligence fail to develop fully, making communication and social relationships difficult. Many people with autism engage in repetitive activities, like rocking or banging their heads, or rigidly following familiar patterns in their everyday routines. Some are painfully sensitive to sound, touch, sight, or smell.
Children with autism do not follow the typical patterns of child development. In some children, hints of future problems may be apparent from birth. In most cases, the problems become more noticeable as the child slips farther behind other children the same age. Other children start off well enough. But between 18 and 36 months old, they suddenly reject people, act strangely, and lose language and social skills they had already acquired.
ADHD & ADD
ADHD is a condition that makes a kid cannot sit still, pay attention and control behavior. All these difficulties usually begin before the kid is 7 years old. However, the behavior still cannot be noticed until the kid is older.
The causes of ADHD problem are still cannot be determined by doctors but the most certain thing, ADHD problem is related to the brain. Some people believe that ADHD occur because of not enough certain chemicals called neurotransmitters in the brain. The purpose of the chemical is to help the brain controlling the person’s behavior.
Usually, there are about 5 out of every 100 children may have ADHD and boys are three times more likely than girls. This behavior will cause the children to have real problems at home, school and with friends.
Hyperactivity synonymous with ADHD illness which is a behavior problem that commonly been found in children. This problem can be divided into three which is whimsical, behave too strenuous and shortages centers of attraction.
Children with this behavior usually discovered as intractable by parents and teachers because they cannot follow directions. They will never plan any action, when they feel wanted to do something, they just do it. They are quick transformers.
- Behave too naughty:
Hyperactive children will behave such as climbing the furniture, difficult to sit still, and like to romp. It seems like there is a power that make them cannot sit.
Aspergers disorder is also an Autistic disorder but it is milder. Both of them are the largest diagnostic category in medical world. In European countries, this category is called Autistic Spectrum Disorders while in the United States they call it as Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD).
People with aspergers disorder will act to be less social and behave strange in social. Besides, they will have communication problem and also non-verbal communication problem. But, they have the inside track less have to average individual such as they more inclined interest to the cars, train, history, astronomy or meteorology.
Most normal kids should recognize toys at 3-4 months, sitting at 6-7 months, walk at 10-14 months, are based on motor function. A physician may suspect Cerebral Palsy (CP) in a child whose development of these skills is delayed. In making a diagnosis of Cerebral Palsy (CP), the physician takes into account the delay in developmental milestones as well as physical findings that might include abnormal muscle tone, abnormal movements, abnormal reflexes and persistent infantile reflexes.
Making a definite diagnosis of Cerebral Palsy (CP) is not always easy, especially before the child’s first birthday. In fact, diagnosing Cerebral Palsy (CP) usually involves a period of waiting for the definite and permanent appearance of specific motor problems.
All of the above disorders should be treated immediately so that it can be completely cured. This is because younger children will take a shorter time to full recovery compared to adolescents and adults. One of the treatment centre that is recommended for special kids treatment is The Tole Acupuncture & Herbal Medical Centre Sdn. Bhd. Visit their website here.