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More Information About Autism Symptoms

More Information About Autism Symptoms

Autism is not just a word. Sure it is heard frequently, but Autism is a disorder. Most people only know Autism by word and maybe a few little facts.......[Read More]
Book Review - Aspergers from the Inside Out by Michael John Carley

Book Review - Aspergers from the Inside Out by Michael John Carley

What's it like to be diagnosed with autism as an adult? Michael John Carley takes readers through the process step by step and provides information, tips and resources for adults going through the same experience.......[Read More]
Are Autism Dads Pushed Aside?

Are Autism Dads Pushed Aside?

Why do dads so rarely take the lead in their autistic child’s diagnosis and treatment? Our culture makes it hard – but not impossible! Does this scenario describe your situation?......[Read More]
How Hyperbaric Therapy Boosts The Immune System

How Hyperbaric Therapy Boosts The Immune System

Although by now we are aware of the multiple health benefits of hyperbaric oxygen therapy, but its function on the immune system remains largely unexplored. To find out about it, read the following article.......[Read More]
Autism in Toddlers - Behavioral Signs and Symptoms That You Need to Watch Out For

Autism in Toddlers - Behavioral Signs and Symptoms That You Need to Watch Out For

This article is about some of the behaviors usually exhibited by the children with autism, especially with toddlers. It will help you to know what to expect from them and how to handle them.......[Read More]
Autism - The Range Of Function

Autism - The Range Of Function

Autism is a syndrome that comes from exhibiting certain combinations or patterns of behavior.Low functioning autism is the term used to describe autistic individuals that are not able to function or deal with every day life.......[Read More]
Adult Asperger's Syndrome Symptoms - The Odd One Out, Never Able to Fit In?

Adult Asperger's Syndrome Symptoms - The Odd One Out, Never Able to Fit In?

Are you looking for Adult Asperger's Syndrome Symptoms? Have you always felt like you are different from everyone else around you?The odd one out, never able to fit in? Have you always wondered why you could never relate to your peers? Did you have trouble making conversation when it seemed eve......[Read More]
Autistic Empowerment

Autistic Empowerment

In supporting autistic persons there are some core principles that should be adhered to. We must help autistic persons be able to navigate through the mainstream in a respectful and dignified way.......[Read More]
Autism, A Mystery, But No Longer A Stranger

Autism, A Mystery, But No Longer A Stranger

Family life with autism is a complicated and frustrating, lifetime event. Now, with 1 out of every 150 children being diagnosed on the spectrum, the chances of having contact with one of these is extremely likely. Parents are bewildered, confused, and some feel like giving up. I write this to encour......[Read More]
Applied Behavior Analysis Offers More Than Memorization

Applied Behavior Analysis Offers More Than Memorization

If you look at what many parents who have never tried ABA therapy have to say about it, you will find that the biggest misconception is that the therapy offers nothing more than rote memorization. To an outsider, it can be a very easy mistake to make, but the simple fact is that Applied Behavior Ana......[Read More]
Grounds for Autism Development and Cures - Why & How to Cure

Grounds for Autism Development and Cures - Why & How to Cure

Most people dont know whether autism can be cured. Unfortunately, the answer is 'no'. However, the good news is that a lot of treatments are available to make people live with autism an easier task. Read here how Autism can be treated with different therapies. ......[Read More]
Should Parents Provide Their Own Children's Autism Therapy?

Should Parents Provide Their Own Children's Autism Therapy?

Should parents provide their own children's autism therapy? It may be a good idea!......[Read More]
Autism Behavior Management Strategies - Changing Your Child One Step at a Time

Autism Behavior Management Strategies - Changing Your Child One Step at a Time

Autistic children often have behaviors that can easily get under one's nerve. However, regardless how tempting scolding an autistic child may be, it is always better to follow the pleasant way of doing things as this results to positive changes in the child's behavior.......[Read More]
How to Help Cope With A Child Who Suffers From Autism

How to Help Cope With A Child Who Suffers From Autism

Autism is a word that a lot of parents would not like to hear when it comes to their child or children. It's a sensitive topic to them and sometimes they don't even like to talk about it. Autism is a development disorder that impairs social interaction.......[Read More]
Is There A Link Between Gut Health and Autism?

Is There A Link Between Gut Health and Autism?

Research on autism helps us understand what causes it and may help prevent it as well. Did you know that a mother's gut bacteria influences her baby's health before it's even born? Unfortunately not all OB/GYN's recognized the importance of a balanced gut and the impact it has on......[Read More]
Treatment For Autism That Isn't Medication

Treatment For Autism That Isn't Medication

With an increase of autistic spectrum disorder come the harrowing job for parents of developing treatment plans. Since knowledge is power, this article covers one of the successful treatments for autism.......[Read More]
Top 10 Web Sites About Autism and Education

Top 10 Web Sites About Autism and Education

What are public schools' legal obligations to children with autism? How do different states interpret the law? Can you argue with your district about services? How do you find help? These web sites include information about all these topics and much more.......[Read More]
Understanding Asperger's Syndrome

Understanding Asperger's Syndrome

Asperger's Syndrome is increasingly being diagnosed in children. It has been considered a variant of autism but this remains controversial. The characteristics of children with this diagnosis are described. Educational and psychological interventions are discussed.......[Read More]
Autism Characteristics - Mental Retardation, Down and Tourette's Syndrome

Autism Characteristics - Mental Retardation, Down and Tourette's Syndrome

Mental Retardation is not as much a disease as it is a symptom of a variety of psychological conditions. It is a disorder in its own right, though, characterized by intellectual functioning that is well below average. Often the patient has an IQ of around 70 or less. Patients of autistic disorder ar......[Read More]
Public Places With Children With Autism

Public Places With Children With Autism

It is not always easy to go to public places with a child who has Autism. Hopefully, this article will help ease your mind.......[Read More]