Author Archives: The Sherkow Center
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Tracking Passion in ASD By Intern Carlotta Bettencourt Read More
The Spark Lemonade & Bake sale is an annual component of our Spark Social Skills Program, organized and run with the help of our Spark youngsters and their mentors. The sale provides Spark participants with a fun opportunity to develop their … Read More!
An excerpt from Dr. Sherkow’s new book: “Psychoanalysis, having been conceived as a theory and treatment of the mind based on biological processes, allows for the perspective of seeing any child in relation to his own unique biological nature while … read more
An excerpt from Dr. Sherkow’s new book: “It is our point of view that autistic symptoms, regardless of etiology, represent a final common pathway of neuronal processes that interfere with establishing adequate communication and empathy between child and caregivers. This … read more
This blog offers the expertise of two child psychiatrists about common parenting questions and concerns. Dr. Sherkow’s 40 years of experience in the field and Dr. Garfinkle’s proficiency in child and adolescent treatment create an authentic platform for parents who … read more
Spark is a supportive mentoring group program for young people with ASD or special needs, designed to help them socialize and grow. Spark teaches them to have conversations, engage in leisure skills, and most number of children or teens with … read more