Information on the meltdowns experienced by many on the autism spectrum and what can cause them. Includes suggestions to help manage meltdowns more successfully and avoid them in future.
Drama therapy has a uniquely human approach to autism. It embraces the condition and helps open up the autistic person to the world of social play, interaction and the imagination.
The brain is a dynamic organ that can literally change itself. The discovery of brain plasticity proves learning disabilities like Autism can actually be improved through brain retraining.
The Specific Carbohydrate Diet, originally used to treat celiac and Crohn's disease, provides numerous benefits to children with autism and Asperger's Syndrome. These benefits include less anxiety, better mood, more...
I have had plenty of experience with teaching art. But the most interesting and challenging classes were the ones where a group of special needs people arrived. The benefits of art therapy are great.
Suggestions on ways to help support children who have autism or related conditions with everyday life.
Transitions can be especially difficulty for those with HFA because others don't always recognize needed supports. But with the right tools, students with HFA can flourish academically and socially.
My son loves Bohemian Rhapsody. When I play this song he closes his and smiles. Adam is autistic and this is his usual reaction to a song he particularly likes. At the moment he is Queens No 1 fan.
This article provides insights and some characteristics that is most common in Autistic Children.
Tips and suggestions on creating a home environment that is beneficial to children with autism, aspergers syndrome and other related conditions.