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 Early Learning Center

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 Early Learning Center

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 Early Learning Center

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

Sibling Support Group

January 21, 2017 at 10:00am to 2:00pm
Northbrook Pediatric Event Archive, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult Event Archive

KGH’s Sibling Support Groups (Ages 6 to 12) are a great opportunity for brothers and sisters of a sibling with special needs to get together and have fun! 

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Planning or Continuing Transition Programs After High School and How to Make Future Decisions

January 25, 2017 at 7:15pm to 8:15pm
Northbrook Teen & Young Adult Event Archive

'Parents United' will provide a forum to meet with other adult family members and care givers, share thoughts, questions and give input into future topics.

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Introduction to Autism: Training for Babysitters, Caregivers, and Professionals

February 2, 2017 at 8:30am to 12:00pm
Northbrook Pediatric Event Archive, Northbrook Teen & Young Adult Event Archive

This workshop will be interactive and include discussions, videos, and activities to better understand how to interact with someone who has a diagnosis of autism.Many individuals diagnosed with ASD present with skill deficits in the areas of communication, social behavior, and often times display repetitive behaviors. In turn, these deficits may hinder their ability to develop or maintain effective social relationships with others and communicate their needs and wants successfully

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