Wednesday , October 18 2017

Why An Autism Diagnosis Can Be A Necessity

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  If you had told me four months ago that I would be writing today about how my daughter has autism, I would have said that couldn’t be true. I didn’t see it four months ago. I still didn’t see it when her developmental pediatrician pointed out the signs as …

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This Is How Pokemon GO Is Defeating Autism

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  Little Ralphie is running around catching Pokemon in the playground. He begged his mom to come here after catching his first Pokemon at a bakery. He sees some other children in the park and starts jumping up and down yelling ‘POKEMON!!’ Others kids are responding too. Ralphie’s mother is …

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10 things autism parents don’t want you to say

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We recently shared a post on our Facebook page from Yahoo titled, “The Comment I Dread Hearing as a Parent of Someone with Autism.” In the post we asked for our audience to tell us what they wanted people to stop saying based on their experience with autism. Since than …

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Boosting Social Skills in Autistic Kids With Drama

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Schools are exploring new ways to teach children the rules of informal interactions. How do you join a conversation at a middle-school lunch table? What do you say when someone says hi to you in the hallway and you don’t know her name? How do you delicately correct a member …

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Boosting Social Skills in Autistic Kids With Drama

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Schools are exploring new ways to teach children the rules of informal interactions. How do you join a conversation at a middle-school lunch table? What do you say when someone says hi to you in the hallway and you don’t know her name? How do you delicately correct a member …

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