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.
Tips and suggestions on creating a home environment that is beneficial to children with autism, aspergers syndrome and other related conditions.
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.
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 choosing and some types of complementary and alternative therapies that can benefit those with autism.
Hints, tips and survival strategies to help improve quality of life and develop methods of managing the everyday challenges of living with autism.
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.
Chances are that your child knows someone with a spectrum disorder. Here are a few facts to help parents educate thier typical children about what ASD looks like and how they can be a good friend.
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.
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.