You see it all of the time. Another child is rude to your autistic child. What if the other child is an Aspergers teenager? Yesterday, my son was at therapy with his CAP worker, and had an encounter with a teenage boy that was there for speech therapy. My son’s CAP worker . . . → Read More: Aspergers Teenager Rude To My Son
It amazes me how many television shows give their characters “autistic traits.” The newest character that gets a lot of searches linked to autism is Maura Isles, of “Rizzoli & Isles.” I get several searches everyday to my site for people looking for information linking the character with autism. People are trying to figure . . . → Read More: Is Isles of Rizzoli & Isles an Asperger’s Syndrome Character?
Asperger’s Syndrome, A Guide for Parents and Professionals by Tony Attwood and Forward by Lorna Wing is a comprehensive look at Asperger’s, broken down for easy reading. I enjoyed reading this book. The book covers the diagnosis of Asperger’s, including the first recognized observations of Asperger’s by pediatrician Hans Asperger. It takes you . . . → Read More: Asperger’s Syndrome