Category Archives: Autism

Autism, ASD, Aspergers general information

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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Clubs for People with Autism & Special Needs

Finding the right Club can be a tricky task We recently came across an excellent website while searching for social clubs for children with Autism and Special needs. Isybee is now of an age where she enjoys socialising and dancing … 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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Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month It is Autism Awareness Month and it is staggering the number of children being diagnosed within the Autism Spectrum of Disorders, at the moment 1 in 88 children are being diagnosed and 1 in 54 … Continue reading

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Autistic Children’s Pragmatic Language – Conflict Resolution & Social Skills

Hi all and a Happy New Year 2012. Ph.D. Psychology Student Autism Research The first post for this year is about research being conducted by a Psychology student at Walden University in the USA. Kristin Yodock is looking for volunteers … Continue reading

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DSM-5 Changing Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis

DSM-5 Autism Disorders The way in which Autism Spectrum Disorders, including Asperger’s Syndrome, are diagnosed are going to radically change in May 2013. At the moment the DSM-4 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ) criteria is being used … Continue reading

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Exposing an Autistic Child to Social Events and Outings

Autism Related Social Melt-Downs a Real Challenge As many of you may already know, exposing an autistic child to social events or outings can be a real challenge.

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Ten Things To Know About Autism

FAQ About Autism and Autistic Persons Here is a list of the most FAQ (frequently asked questions) with answers in respect to Autism Spectrum Disorders and Autistic children and or persons.

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World Autism Awareness Day

What are you doing for World Autism Awareness Day? The United Nations declared April 2nd World Autism Awareness Day, to increase and develop world knowledge of autism.

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What is Autism Spectrum Disorders – ASD?

Autism Spectrum Disorders – ASD – Aspergers Autism Spectrum Disorder is a term used to describe a number of similar, yet distinct medical diagnoses. These include: Autism Disorder, Asperger’s Disorder, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, Rett’s Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise … Continue reading

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