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Top 9 Best Sites for Free, Low-Cost Communication Pictures

Top 9 Best Sites for Free, Low-Cost Communication Pictures

Are you using pictures to communicate with a person on the autism spectrum? Whether you're working with a PECS (Picture Exchange Card System) consultant, creating visual schedules, or using pictures to plan special events, you'll need great images. Here are some great resources!......[Read More]
Autism - What Every Parent Must Know

Autism - What Every Parent Must Know

The reason behind this is that the development of a child's social skills as well as communication skills do not occur at the same time. Some children develop faster than the others. In treating autism, it's best to start at an early age to ensure success. Therefore, being able to detect t......[Read More]
Benefits of Beginning or Upgrading Your Child's Diet for Autism and ADHD in Summer

Benefits of Beginning or Upgrading Your Child's Diet for Autism and ADHD in Summer

The benefits of starting or upgrading your child's new diet during summer. This truly is the absolute ideal time to work healthy foods into your child's diet! I give you my top reasons why NOW is the time to take action.......[Read More]
The Effects of Asperger's Syndrome on Your Child's Thought and Actions

The Effects of Asperger's Syndrome on Your Child's Thought and Actions

Asperger's syndrome creates a need for routine. Individuals with Asperger's can react badly to something that changes their routine. This could be as huge a amendment as a trip instead of going to high school, or as simple as putting clothes on in an exceedingly different order.......[Read More]
Everything I Know About Autism I Learned From "Rain Man"

Everything I Know About Autism I Learned From "Rain Man"

The movie "Rain Man" introduced Autism disorder to millions of Americans, who became fascinated with the mental abilities that can accompany it. But experiences and priorities of parents who have autistic children are much different.......[Read More]
Some Useful Tips to Help Manage Autistic Children

Some Useful Tips to Help Manage Autistic Children

Education and habit formation among the autistic children can pose itself as a difficult job to the parents. Read this article to gain some effective tips on this matter.......[Read More]
Mild Symptoms of Autism

Mild Symptoms of Autism

Autism is a big word for many especially when heard for the first time. This condition is greatly misunderstood by many and is usually shrouded in mystery. But having lived with an autistic child, I will try to break this down from my experiences.......[Read More]
Aspergers Symptoms in Children - 2012

Aspergers Symptoms in Children - 2012

Aspergers symptoms in children can be a troubling time for most parents, however there are ways around it. Read on to find out.......[Read More]
Autism Traits and Symptoms

Autism Traits and Symptoms

Autism certainly has turned some heads in the media over the past few years. It went from an ailment that not too many folks possessed, to one that effects one in every boys. That is huge number of children that have now been given an autistic diagnosis.......[Read More]
"Model Me Kids" Social Skills Videos for Children with Autism

"Model Me Kids" Social Skills Videos for Children with Autism

"Model Me Kids" videos were created to teach social skills to children with autism spectrum disorders. These highly produced teaching tools are intended for parents, teachers and therapists to address needs in a variety of settings.......[Read More]
What Is Autism And How Do I Know If My Child Has It?

What Is Autism And How Do I Know If My Child Has It?

Are you the parent of a young child that is concerned about theirdevelopment? Does your child, have unusual behavior, delays in speech,refuses or is limited in their contact with you and their peers?Thisarticle will briefly discuss the definition of autism, diagnostic tools used to diagnose it, and ......[Read More]
Autism and the Brain

Autism and the Brain

In the last few years, many researchers have confirmed that there are structural and chemical differences between typical and autistic brains. What are some of those differences -- and why do they matter?......[Read More]
Autism and Inclusion at School

Autism and Inclusion at School

The school is where it starts. If you want your child to be included as an adult start with school.......[Read More]
What Are the Signs of Autism? Would You Know Them If You Saw Them?

What Are the Signs of Autism? Would You Know Them If You Saw Them?

Would you know the signs of autism if you saw them?With so many children being diagnosed with autism these days I believe it's time to give you some ideas as to what the signs of autism are.......[Read More]
Autism, Hope and Positive Intervention

Autism, Hope and Positive Intervention

What you need to know about autism. What helps and what doesn't. Is there hope? What parents can do.......[Read More]
Tips to Handle Behaviours of Autistic Children

Tips to Handle Behaviours of Autistic Children

Caring for autistic children can be difficult, yet there are steps and actions that can be taken by parents of autistic children to help them deal with the situations that will arise. Children who carry this autistic disorder can start showing signs as early as age 2, and if caught early, caregivers......[Read More]
How Autism is Diagnosed

How Autism is Diagnosed

The signs and levels of Autism vary in each child. This can make acquiring a diagnosis tough. Children on the higher level of the Autism spectrum may go years without being diagnosed. There are may reasons that go into an Autism diagnosis. ......[Read More]
How to Avoid a Fake ABA Special Education Program For Your Child With Autism

How to Avoid a Fake ABA Special Education Program For Your Child With Autism

This article will discuss how to avoid agreeing to put your child with autism in a fake ABA program. Applied Behavioral Analysis is the research based treatment for autism, but must be done in the right way, to bring about the maximum benefit. The article will explain how to avoid an ABA program tha......[Read More]
What Do Sensory Integration Therapists Do For Children with Autism?

What Do Sensory Integration Therapists Do For Children with Autism?

What Do Sensory Integration therapists do for children with autism? How do Sensory Integration therapists evaluate autistic children? What does a typical Sensory Integration session look like?......[Read More]