Skip to main content

Autism & Behavior




What is autism


As defined in Texas by code 34 CFR 300.8(c)(1) Autism means a developmental disability significantly affecting verbal and nonverbal communication and social interaction, generally evident before age three, that adversely affects a child's educational performance. Other characteristics often associated with autism are engagement in repetitive activities and stereotyped movements, resistance to environmental change or change in daily routines and unusual responses to sensory experiences.



Want to learn more?



Visit the sites below for more information on parenting a child with Autism


10 things for parents




"It is never too late to exand the mind of a person with Autism."

-Dr. Temple Grandin


Click HERE to get to know Temple.



World Autism Day is April 2 

Autism Day



Autism Awareness Month



Behavior Support Team 

903-873-5100 ext 7801

903-873-5100 ext. 7807