Living on the Wrong Planet

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Often people with autism will feel completely out of place in society. Despite the fact that more and more people are being diagnosed as autistic, trying to go through life in a majority neuro-typical world can feel almost like an impossible task for people with autism. There is a very Read More

Is Autism Hereditary? What is the link between Autism and Genetics?

This is the first of a sequence of posts that will discuss the causes of Autism. We will start with one of the questions parents often ask themselves “Is Autism Hereditary”? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Before I start I want to address this post with a word of caution, that everybody’s Autism is different. Read More

Questions about Autism Parenting Magazine

Its really an exciting age when you can get the latest news, information and techniques from the world of Autism Parenting delivered to your ipad while you sleep, all for the price of the cafe latte per month. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); We have had a really amazing response to our last email about the Read More

Autism Parenting Magazine launched on newstand

Unlike other parents, the parents of Autistic children often struggle alone. Faced with challenging and difficult behavior, its not always easy to find the best ways to help your child.  Parents are often thrown into a situation where they have to navigate the minefield of getting official support, access to services and work out the strategies and Read More

Autism vs Aspergers Syndrome

Leo Kanner was the first person to describe the nature of Autism and its symptoms almost sixty years ago.  Later, Hans Asperger wrote about a condition, which was first termed autistic psychopathology and is now known as Asperger’s Syndrome. Though there were similarities in the two discoveries, Asperger claimed that his disorder was not a Read More

Famous people with autism

So as the number of individuals with autism and Aspergers continue to increase and they become a greater part of the public conversation regarding research and treatment, one question that comes up frequently is “what famous people have Autism”? Well, to most of those familiar with this disorder, the idea of someone famous with Aspergers Read More

Special webinar on how to get extra ordinary results for children with Autism, ADHD and developmental difficulties

Just a quick blog to let readers of this site know about a special webinar that is created by Anat Baniel on how to get results for children with Autism, ADHD and developmental disorders. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); It details how parents and teachers and clinicians who treat children help those with special needs overcome Read More