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Selective Mutism and "Sorta Verbal"

I have access to speech at least 85% of the time, but that doesn’t mean that during those times I am as verbal as a person without autism. 601 more words

Autism

#40 - Rock-A-Bye

Rocking.  It’s one of the ‘classic’ signs that a child may have autism.  Professionals in the field may refer to this as ‘stimming.’  We all stim, to a certain degree.   628 more words

Chemical derived from broccoli sprouts shows promise in treating autism

At special request I am posting our video from our other operating site, Here.

– Most of those who responded to sulforaphane showed significant improvements by the first measurement at four weeks and continued to improve during the rest of the treatment. 210 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Chemical derived from broccoli sprouts shows promise in treating autism


– Most of those who responded to sulforaphane showed significant improvements by the first measurement at four weeks and continued to improve during the rest of the treatment. 210 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

During the workshops we give, parents often ask us about autism and what the red flags are.  Here is a brief description of what to look for.

Speech And Language Therapy

TEACCH course

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to go on a 3 day TEACCH (Treatment and education of Autistic and Related Handicapped Children) course taught by Professor Gary Mesibov, particularly lucky as my place was free! 231 more words