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Sensory Issue Tonight :(...

Poor thing.

I just spent the last hour plus minutes VERY slowly working a tuffet of a knot out of her hair because when I told her that I would GENTLY comb the knot out of her hair tomorrow, she got a complete look of fear of her face and when into hysterics.   236 more words


Managing autism through nutrition

Earlier this year, an American dietician published an article in Today’s Dietician outlining the role nutrition can play in managing symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorder. 92 more words

Brain Health

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

On Wednesday, I started my day making evaluation packets and then went to Broadview Library ahead of Delphine to set up. 238 more words

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Downey Farm - The Pumpkin Patch

This weekend I went with Colin’s CERI group to Downey Farm in Caledon (or thereabouts).  Well the group turned out to be myself, Colin, Cassandra the group Supervisor and Daniel, one of the other clients.   229 more words


A mother's tale about her son, autism -- and Siri

Just how bad a mother am I? I wondered, as I watched my 13-year-old son deep in conversation with Siri. Gus has autism, and Siri, Apple’s “intelligent personal assistant” on the iPhone, is currently his B.F.F.

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Today's adventure?

South Valley Park.

We need a hike that has a fairly gentle slope. That is wide enough for Dan’s stroller. He’s getting so big now. I am purposeful anymore with the trails and loops we do. 16 more words