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
“I feel that everyone who has non-verbal autism has an inner voice that is just waiting to come out. I feel my story helps inspire parents to believe, understand and help their child reach their potential. My story shows and proves that you can never say never and that parents need to believe.” – . . . → Read More: CARLY’S VOICE: Breaking Through Autism
April is Autism Awareness Month and Chamilia jewelry has designed it’s very own bead in an effort to bring awareness and support the cause! As part of Chamilia’s Give Back Collection, Chamilia will donate 10% portion of their proceeds from the Autism Puzzle Piece bead sales to The Autism Research Institute. Chamilia gives stylish . . . → Read More: Autism Puzzle Piece Bead
The Soulcial Series Group announced today the return of the Soulcial Series featuring Grammy® Award-nominated R&B soul singer Bilal for a one night only showcase at the all-new Underground Live Houston, August 20 in Houston. Tickets are on sale now.
“The Soulcial Series is back and will set the city of Houston on fire . . . → Read More: Grammy Nominated Singer Bilal Hits Houston in Support of Autism Awareness
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), an average of 1 in 110 children has been diagnosed with some form of autism, bringing the estimated number of people in the United States who suffer from this disorder to between 1.5 and 2 million. It also affects untold numbers of family and friends, and . . . → Read More: Celebrities Spread the Word on Autism
I wrote about the show Parenthood, when it first came on. Now, several shows into this new series, and I am still watching it. Adam (Peter Krause, “Six Feet Under”), the oldest Braverman sibling, and his wife Kristina (Monica Potter, “Trust Me”) are adjusting well with their son Max (Max Burkholder, “Brother and . . . → Read More: TV Series Parenthood Raises Autism Awareness
Whether or not you have a family member or friend with a child with autism, it is still important to increase your awareness in your daily life. There may be public situations involving autistic children, and this helpful advice can help you react accordingly instead of making the situation worse.
If a child were . . . → Read More: Simple Advice to Increase Your Autism Awareness