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Autism Inclusion - Why Do You Need Community Inclusion?

Autism Inclusion - Why Do You Need Community Inclusion?

Next to inclusion in school, community inclusion is going to be one of the most helpful components of our long term plan for our child with Autism. Community Inclusion is important to their safety and happiness. For parents community inclusion can be difficult to achieve but very rewarding.......[Read More]
An Introduction To Autism

An Introduction To Autism

Autism is classified as a disorder in the mental development of a person. Manifestation of this disorder includes abnormality in social interaction, difficulty in communicating with other people, problems with patterns of interests as well as patterns of behavior.......[Read More]
Autism and Intelligence

Autism and Intelligence

While the average IQ rate of the population seems to be about 100, patients with autism mostly have a decreased one due to the learning disability or creating the disabilities;......[Read More]
The Importance of Socializing for Children With Aspergers

The Importance of Socializing for Children With Aspergers

Parents of children of Aspergers syndrome often find help from other parents. Look for support groups in your area. Online groups and forums are another great resource to look at. These offer moral support as well as information and tips.......[Read More]
More About Recognizing Autism Symptoms

More About Recognizing Autism Symptoms

There are many symptoms associated with Autism. Nevertheless, each person that has Autism shows symptoms in their own way. They might have only a few symptoms and they could show several.......[Read More]
6 Low Cost, Spur-Of-The-Moment, All-Ages-Friendly, Activity Ideas for Special Needs Families

6 Low Cost, Spur-Of-The-Moment, All-Ages-Friendly, Activity Ideas for Special Needs Families

Finding activities that are interesting for everyone in the family, especially those with special needs, can be challenging. Here's some ideas that may work for you throughout the year.......[Read More]
Does Prayer Heal? 12 Prayer Lines That Will Pray For Your Child With Autism

Does Prayer Heal? 12 Prayer Lines That Will Pray For Your Child With Autism

If you have a child with autism or another disorder or disability, healing is a subject you think about often. Let us not forget that when we hire therapists, do special diets and give our children supplements, what we are really asking for is healing.......[Read More]
How to Identify Atypical Aspergers Syndrome

How to Identify Atypical Aspergers Syndrome

The incidence of Asperger's Syndrome is on the rise. Asperger's is one of the Autistic Spectrum Disorders, or ASD's. Whenever we see a spike in the incidence of a disorder, I always ask the questions, "is this disorder/syndrome occurring more frequently? Or are we simply diagnosi......[Read More]
My Child has Autism! What is My Role in His Education?

My Child has Autism! What is My Role in His Education?

Some time ago, your child was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Now that kindergarten is just around the corner, you must face your first IEP. You are at loss as of what to do? You want the best for your child but what is your role in his education?......[Read More]
The Epidemic of Autism

The Epidemic of Autism

America is experiencing an explosion of autism cases. In the last few years, autistic was so rare an adjective that most people had never heard the word and mistook it for a description of a child with painting or drawing skills. Today autism affects over 1 percent of the boys growing up in this cou......[Read More]
Which Preschools Are Best for Children with Autism?

Which Preschools Are Best for Children with Autism?

Preschool is a great idea for a child with autism -- but which type of preschool is best? A research study provides some surprising (and reassuring) answers to this important question.......[Read More]
Behavior Therapy as a Treatment for Autism

Behavior Therapy as a Treatment for Autism

Behavior therapy is often recommended as a treatment of autism. What is a behavior therapist, what do they do, and where do you find one? Get the basics.......[Read More]
Imitation Through ABA Therapy Teaches Children to Learn

Imitation Through ABA Therapy Teaches Children to Learn

For most parents, the idea of teaching a child to learn is ridiculous.Parents who have never had a child with an autism spectrum disorder often assume that all children are born capable of learning from the world around them with ease.The truth is that ABA Therapy is a vital part of the learning pro......[Read More]
Teaching Autism - How To Teach The Autistic Child

Teaching Autism - How To Teach The Autistic Child

Teaching can be a challenging job with any child, but when the child suffers from special needs it can be even more difficult. Understanding how they learn and the methods that work best for them is key of course, but as every child learns differently so does every autistic child so this is just a g......[Read More]
The Many Signs of Autism

The Many Signs of Autism

If you are the parent of a newborn or young child and are worried about them being autistic, you will be interested in knowing that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have concluded that as many as one child in every 100 may be suffering with Autism. It is recommended that you begi......[Read More]
The Benefits of Animal Therapy For Autism

The Benefits of Animal Therapy For Autism

For those of us who have had pets in our lives, it's no great surprise to learn that interactions with animals can have therapeutic and healing benefits.Many animals soothe, comfort, and calm, just by their quiet presence.And animals are now also being used as a form of autism therapy.......[Read More]
Weighted Blankets - The Perfect Solution for Autism

Weighted Blankets - The Perfect Solution for Autism

Weighted Blankets are one of the most effective tools for children, teenagers and even adults. They are used to comfort individuals and advance unwinding. For those who are psychologically imbalanced, responsive to touch, twitchy Leg disorder, or state of mind issue, a weighted blanket gives profoun......[Read More]
Facts About Autistic Children

Facts About Autistic Children

If your child has been diagnosed with autism you are not alone. Nearly one in every one hundred and ten children are diagnosed with autism. That makes autism more common than juvenile diabetes, pediatric AIDS, and childhood cancers combined all together. Every year, this rate goes up 10%-17%.......[Read More]
My Child's Autism is NOT MY Fault!

My Child's Autism is NOT MY Fault!

It's NOT your fault. Don't be a receptacle for guilt; address your feelings of guilt instead of letting them fester.......[Read More]
Understanding Autism - How Children With Autism Use Their Psychic Abilities - A Clairvoyant's View

Understanding Autism - How Children With Autism Use Their Psychic Abilities - A Clairvoyant's View

It seems clear that all humans, from the start, are naturally clairvoyant, and we use clairvoyant abilities to communicate subconsciously with our parents in primitive psychic-energetic ways. The autistic children whom I have clairvoyantly studied are able to "read" the minds of their pare......[Read More]