My son will be turning 18 in March. I can’t believe how fast time has gone by. Now that he will be considered legally an adult, I have a whole new set of rules/laws to learn. I have to figure out what he is going to do after he graduates from high . . . → Read More: Guardianship Process for Autistic Son
If you have a passion for helping disabled children and want to gain more knowledge, maybe so you can make a career out of it, then your first thought will probably be ‘do I need a specialist degree and what in?.’ Some areas don’t have a specialist degree, for instance if you’d like to . . . → Read More: Degree Options for Those Who want to Work with Disabled Children
60 MINUTES SPORTS” AND SPORTS ILLUSTRATED LOOK AT AUTISM THROUGH THE SPORTS LENS – TUESDAY, NOV. 1 ON SHOWTIME® AND SI.COM
Sports and Autism, Once Thought Not To Mix, Are Coming Together In Surprising Ways
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(Press Release)For decades, autism and sports rarely mixed; there were . . . → Read More: AUTISM THROUGH THE SPORTS LENS
What’s not to love about Halloween? Costumes, decorations, trick-or-treating and candy. Yet for children with autism, joining in on the holiday fun can present some challenges for kids and their parents—e.g. getting into costume, knocking on the doors of strangers, eating too much candy, etc.
So, how can parents keep the . . . → Read More: Halloween and Children with Autism
Travelling abroad can sometimes become a bit of a logistical nightmare at the best of times, but when you are taking your disabled child with you on the trip, you will want to try and ensure that there holes in your travel plans.
You cannot legislate for delays and cancellations, but you . . . → Read More: Travelling Abroad: Top Tips for Bringing Your Disabled Child With You Wherever You Go
How can I spend time with other Autistic people? I wondered. Here is the answer: spend time at BrightBod.com. BrightBod connects people who have Autism and lets us connect in a video chat, for FREE! BrightBod.com is like an entire Universe for people on the Autism spectrum.
At BrightBod.com, I can find . . . → Read More: Free Autism Support With BrightBod.com
(Press Release)HOUSTON, TX (August 1, 2016) – As the global community grows increasingly reliant on highly specialized technology, a new pool of talent will be needed to fill the employment gaps. Corporations that are serious about gaining an employment edge should look toward hiring those with autism, says one local autism awareness expert.
. . . → Read More: Tech companies hiring adults with autism for the next wave of skilled employment
This should not have happened. The behavior therapist, Charles Kinsey did all the right things given the situation. He was laying on the ground, with his hands up, as he tried to explain what was going on. The fact that the situation had escalated to the point that this man and his . . . → Read More: Police Shoot Unarmed Therapist of Autistic Man