Monthly Archives: December 2010

Learning from Autism

I was just recently having a conversation with a friend about our kids. We were talking about how we as parents influence our children’s behaviours, (with or without ASD). Whether we like it or not we play an enormous role … Continue reading

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School Attendance Exemptions for Special Needs Students

Over the past few months we have been battling with the “schooling system” in order to be able to school Isy part time and be able to home tutor her on the days she does not attend school.

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Alternative Biomedical Treatments for Autism: How Good Is the Evidence?

I came across this article and thought it was definitely worth posting! Research on only one treatment is rigorous enough to earn an A grade By Nancy Shute October 7, 2010 Parents who research treatments for autism are confronted with … Continue reading

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Temple Grandin Movie an Inspiration to the Autism Community

We have just seen the movie Temple Grandin after having heard about it in the Adelaide Autism Yahoo Group, and I must admit we thoroughly enjoyed it, I would give it a 10 out of 10, but then again I … Continue reading

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How To Make Interactive Flash Cards With Sound.

Make Your Own Interactive Flash Cards In the previous post Teach Children with Autism Speech and Language we had a demonstration of some interactive Flash cards with sound that we made up for Isy to teach her to read and … Continue reading

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