Driving a car with autism is like socializing. Cars and drivers socialize with one another to make the right moves so no one gets hurt. Non-verbal communication is very important in keeping us safe.
How do you motivate someone with autism to go out and enjoy their life? Many with autism feel trapped and afraid to leave their homes. We need to create a more welcome world for those with autism.
Many people wonder if vaccines cause autism. In reality there is not enough scientific evidence to say vaccines alone cause autism. It is likely more of a combination of things that cause autism.
What divides the autism community? The division comes because autism is such a wide spectrum of things. Some want a cure from autism while others do not want to be cured from autism.
Are schools prepared to teach children with autism so that they can learn as easily as children without autism. At current time schools struggle with this but are making improvements very quickly.
Do you think that people with autism should be welcome at family holiday gatherings. Sadly, there are many people with autism who do not feel welcome at their own holiday gatherings.
Many people with autism have difficulty keeping employment. With new strategies in helping autistic people on the job we hope to see a higher success rate for people with autism keeping jobs.
When we think of quality of life for people with disabilities are we thinking about a different quality of life than for people that do not have disabilities? We should be forming the same ideas.
Charlie Rose was one of America's most beloved news anchors for CBS This Morning. Today it was announced that he was fired due to allegations against him for sexual harassment.
Football players are no better than any other human being which is a good reason they should stand united with the rest of us as we honor America with the playing of our national Anthem.
Learn how to become a social thinker and analyze the social context of the world we live in by reading this article. The ability to use social thinking to understand social context is huge.
People with autism often have problems sleeping at night. They need a lot of support throughout their lives and their daily lives are exhausting sometimes. Let's examine some sleeping patterns here.
In this article I will explain some poor ways of self-advocating for autism services while trying to come up with other more productive ways that might have a more positive outcome.
Along with learning social skills as an adult with autism I am also learning coping strategies to help me cope with the thoughts and feelings I have about myself as a person. Learn more here.