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When We Realized My Husband Has Autism

My husband Cj and I celebrated 10 years of being together. Ten years since we first met. We actually have three anniversaries (yep), but this one is the one I regard to be the most important because it was this one that marks the date that life as I knew it would be tipped upside-down. God, my husband is gorgeous. …

Autism and human evolutionary success

A SUBTLE CHANGE OCCURRED IN OUR EVOLUTIONARY HISTORY 100,000 YEARS AGO WHICH ALLOWED PEOPLE WHO THOUGHT AND BEHAVED DIFFERENTLY – SUCH AS INDIVIDUALS WITH AUTISM – TO BE INTEGRATED INTO SOCIETY, ACADEMICS FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF YORK HAVE CONCLUDED. The change happened with the emergence of collaborative morality – an investment in the well-being of everyone in the group – …

Trump: Vaccines Cause Autism And Will Be Investigated

  President-elect Donald Trump believes vaccines are responsible for the autism epidemic and he has promised to find out the truth and “save our children and their future” when he takes office in January. Trump dismissed the official claim that there is no link between vaccines and autism, claiming there has been a cover up to suppress the truth and …

How to Cope With Sensory Integration Disorder

Many people have never heard of Sensory Integration Disorder (also known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction or Sensory Processing Disorder) but more is being learned about it all the time. It is often found in people with other disorders, especially autism and Asperger’s Syndrome, but also including multiple sclerosis, dyslexia, and Tourette’s Syndrome. If you have it, you may not realise …

How My Son With Autism Has Changed Me

  The other day I was talking to a complete stranger at my son’s summer camp’s bus stop. We chatted like old friends. There is something that bonds us all together… the experiences, the pain, the joy, and the lessons. There is so much to share. We finally parted, promising a lunch date along with some spa time… knowing well, …

Adult with Autism Shines in Music Therapy

What does Music Therapy look like with adults with Developmental Disabilities (DD) and Acquired Brain Injuries (ABI)? A music therapy session typically starts off with a greeting song that acts as a transition into the session. After this song the music therapist leads a series of musical activities that are tailored to the individual’s needs. The following goals are addressed …