Category Archives: Autism ASD insights

A place to share insights, stories, fun, and drama about raising or being an ASD person

Conversation Skills and Autism

Teaching conversation Skills to Children with Autism. Wow today we are ecstatic parents of a child with Autism! For quite a number of years I have been working on Isybees conversation skills. She has a great grasp on vocabulary and … Continue reading

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Autism – Evolution in the Making.

Could Autism ASD be Human Evolution in the making? Autism awareness month is April, so I thought we would post something which would possibly raise some eyebrows about the subject of Autism Spectrum Disorders and Evolution.

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Coping with Autism Spectrum Disorder Meltdowns and Behaviours

What is an Autism Related Meltdown? A child with Autism can be very prone to meltdowns in public and unfamiliar places. Meltdowns can be described as a tantrum or fit of rage as the child may be confused or stressed … Continue reading

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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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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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With Me – a Message From an ASD Child.

For my beautiful Son Ben, who I treasure and learn from every day, from your Mum , Trish. An Insight From an Autism Spectrum Disorder Child You don’t need to put yourself in my shoes, Just know that I wear … Continue reading

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