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Video Modeling for College Students with ASD

There has been an increase in young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) participating in college with accommodations and modifications for academic support. However, one of the most identifying characteristics of ASD is deficits in the areas of behavior and social skills. 139 more words

A "Cure" for Autism?

Originally Published on Oct. 22, 2014 on tumblr

Someone on tumblr sent me a question asking my position on a “cure for Autism.” I thought this would be a good first “official post” for my new blog! 625 more words

Lmao: Laughing My Asperger's Off

Rollercoaster week

These guys. I have to remember when it’s a rough hour, hours, day, days or week- they are why I do what I do. They are what my life is about. 374 more words

All of a Sudden, It Happens

Martin and I are on a flight to Chicago, to see Dr. Zelinsky. Two things happened in the airport:

First, the metal detector. I have my… 493 more words


Autism: My battle, my journey, my life.

Autism: My battle, my journey, my life.

This is a story of my experience as an adult with a late diagnosis of Aspergers syndrome, now known just as Autism Spectrum Disorder. 2,502 more words


My Boy’s language development has hit a bump.

He was making progress with his ‘wh’ questions in language therapy. Really awesome. He had finally figured out that a question is a prompt for an answer. 926 more words

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism always comes with friends.

This is what our advocate told us once.  It rings true in the sense that Dylan is not simply autistic.  He has a speech delay, and very low muscle tone which affects him in more ways then I ever expected.   280 more words