Please watch this very powerful and informative talk on developmental disorders and EEG techniques. Seizure disorders can cause symptoms of autism!
Is technology helpful or harmful to the autistic child? Focus more on the type of screen time and how it impacts his behavior. Great article!! Read more here:
Caring4OurKids recently emailed me a list of resources for parents with children on the autism spectrum. Thank you Caring4OurKids!
Autism Resources for Families
Sesame Street Autism Resources for Parents
Reduce the Noise: Help Loved Ones with Sensory Overload Enjoy Shopping
CDC Autism Links and Resources
Operation Autism for Military Families
Academic Accommodation Resources
Temple Grandin's Teaching Tips
Taking your Child with Autism to the Orthodontist
Estate Planning for Parents of Kids with Autism
This is such a great idea for kids who have a hard time eating or with trying new foods!
Watch the trailer! This is an eye-opening peek into the social lives of four individuals with autism and the challenges they overcome in building relationships with a significant other.
Minecraft camps can be socially therapeutic for your child on the spectrum. Read about it here:
Children are more likely to be diagnosed with autism if their mothers took antidepressants during the last six months of pregnancy. Check out this article!
To give this boy the full Christmas experience, Santa went the extra mile by getting on the ground. Look on the autism speaks website and search: Caring Santa
Who remembers this show? Kudos to Sesame Street for normalizing autism!!