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1 in 42 boys

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website, “ASD is almost 5 times more common among boys (1 in 42) than among girls (1 in 189).” ( 8 more words


1 in 68

As of 2014, 1 in 68 children have autism. Early recognition, intensive intervention, and spreading awareness of early signs are key!


Paramedics & PTSD: What does it all mean????

Okay, so huge debate in the media the other day about PTS and PTSD, all surrounding a seriously tragic media-sensational crash in Ontario, Canada. Personally, I think the entire debate is good for the plight of education of those in the emergency services field and the general population when it comes to the topic of PTSD. 1,626 more words


The Greatest Fight

While I try to be very positive in this blog and in life – there are days I feel like I’m in the fight of my life. 1,041 more words

The Two Different Americas

No I am not talking about White America vs Black America; or the Ruling Class vs the Working Class; or the Rule breakers vs rule followers. 517 more words


Turning it Around

Sometimes what makes me most proud of The Boy is when he is able to turn it around. Heading for a meltdown, but able to stop, relax a bit, refocus, and get back to work. 418 more words

Special Needs Parenting

Does using the interests of children with ASD support or hinder learning?

Teaching Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder With Restricted Interests

A Review of Evidence for Best Practice

  1. Kerry C. M. Gunn
  2. Jonathan T. Delafield-Butt
    University of Strathclyde…
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