Sunday , August 20 2017

How to Get Grants for Children with Autism

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Autism grants for kids may help pay for learning equipment, safety measures, supplements, biomedical treatments, therapies, and sometimes specialized child care. These private and government grant programs are set up to off set costs in caring for a autistic child. Grants are typically paid to the service provider not to …

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3 Ways to Live with Asperger’s Syndrome

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Below are tips on how to live with autism or Asperger’s Syndrome. People who live with Asperger’s may be called “Aspies” or “Aspergians” and they are sometimes labeled as geeks, dorks, or nerds. Autistic people often experience problems with social interaction that neurotypicals (non-autistic people) take for granted. With patience, …

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How to Get a Girlfriend When You’re Autistic: 13 Steps

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The world is full of bright, compassionate, and attractive women—which can make approaching them very difficult. With patience and just a little confidence, you can overcome your shyness and find yourself a girlfriend. This dating advice is tailored for people on the autism spectrum, but other disabled people and neurotypicals …

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How to Calm a person with Autism

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Often, autistic people can have meltdowns, shutdowns, or breakdowns if they get upset or overwhelmed. If you’re with them, it’s important to know what to do to calm them down. Steps 1 If the person is verbal, ask them what is bothering them. If it’s an advertisement on a television, …

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Ellen Surprises Teenager with Autism on National TV

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June 10, 2015 A few months ago on our website we highlighted the story of Sarah Kardonsky, a high school girl from Levittown, New York who asked Michael Logano, a teenager on the autism spectrum to her school to prom. When she found out that Logano was a huge Jets …

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How to Teach Autistic Children: 15 Steps

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex and multi-layered neurological disorder that manifests differently from person to person. This creates a challenge when determining how to teach autistic children. Although each child is an individual who responds to teaching methods differently, there are a few strategies that are generally applied …

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8 Ways to Deal With ADHD Kids

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Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a brain-based disorder that impacts a person’s ability to concentrate and focus. In addition, the person may have trouble remaining still, fidgeting or talking excessively. While ADHD in children can be a difficult disorder to deal with, certain strategies will help manage symptoms while teaching children …

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5 Ways to Explain Autism to People

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If one of your loved ones, or even you, have autism, you may find that you need to explain the condition to other people on occasion. Before you can properly explain the condition, it is helpful to learn as much as you can about it. Then, you will be able …

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How to Know if You Have Asperger’s Syndrome: 3 Steps

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Asperger Syndrome is an autism spectrum disorder that is characterized by difficulties in social interaction and non-verbal communication. Some of the smartest, most talented people worldwide and throughout history are thought to have had Asperger’s.[1] Many adults who have Asperger’s Syndrome were never diagnosed or even misdiagnosed.[1] Persons with Asperger’s …

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