Leading the way in effective treatment by providing
comprehensive services to individuals with autism.

KGH is an innovative therapy center providing comprehensive services to individuals, and their families, with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and related learning, behavior and/or social difficulties ranging from infancy through young adulthood.

Latest News

Strategies for Increasing Requesting at Home

December 19th, 2016 | Northbrook Pediatric, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult, Madison Pediatric, Play Pals Northbrook

The principles presented by Natural Environment Teaching can be applied in your home to encourage your child’s increased requesting for items and activities in your home.  Two of the main strategies for natural environment teaching are capturing and contriving opportunities for your child to make requests.

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Pokemon Go and Autism

November 4th, 2016 | Northbrook Pediatric, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult, Madison Pediatric, Play Pals Northbrook

Pokemon Go is the latest hot game to hit the market and it’s a trend that doesn’t seem to be going away any time soon. Does your child love to play? If so, did you know you can use it to help strengthen your child’s social skills? Here’s how

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Social Play

September 8th, 2016 | Northbrook Pediatric, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult, Madison Pediatric, Play Pals Northbrook

There are 5 main components that make a given activity “play”.  Play must be intrinsically motivated, freely chosen, pleasurable, nonliteral, and actively engaging.

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Upcoming Events

IEP Support and School Concerns

April 20, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Northbrook Pediatric Event Archive, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult Event Archive

Please join us at KGH for a discussion on IEPs and other school concerns, led by Diane Crumrine, LCSW.

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Sibling Support Group

April 29, 2017 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Northbrook Pediatric Event Archive, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult Event Archive, Play Pals Northbrook Event Archive

KGH’s Sibling Support Groups are a great opportunity for brothers and sisters of a sibling with special needs to get together and have fun!

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North Shore Walk for Autism Speaks

April 30, 2017 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
Northbrook Pediatric Event Archive, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult Event Archive

The North Shore Walk for Autism Speaks will be held on Sunday, April 30th at New Trier High School's Northfield campus. That gives us a little over 2 months to raise funds and awareness for a cause that is close to us!

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