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.
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.
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.
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.
Tips and suggestions on creating a home environment that is beneficial to children with autism, aspergers syndrome and other related conditions.
As parents of special needs children, we can feel overworked and exhausted. It's okay to feel sad . Understanding what true depression is, can help you find solutions to help take care of YOU.
You have found that your child has possible signs of autism and professional help may be needed. This article is designed to guide you in doing the best assistance available for your child.
This article provides insights and some characteristics that is most common in Autistic Children.
This is an illustrated guide to nurturing autistic individuals. Being one myself, I often get nurtured in my own environment. Read the article to see more.
It's tough parenting a child on the autism spectrum. Many of us feel completely misunderstood by the typical world. Here are just a few things that I wish that all teachers knew about ASD.