Autism Awareness Month: What Would You Say?
Autism Advocacy

Autism Awareness Month: What Would You Say?

An autism mom shares her reasons for why Autism Awareness Month is a time for everyone to get involved and show support. There are 365 days in a year, and as someone with a deep relationship with autism, there is something I’m very grateful for: there is one month of the year dedicated to those

ABA Therapy at Home: All You Need to Know https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/parents-aba-therapy-home/
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

ABA Therapy at Home: All You Need to Know

If you’re navigating the world of autism with a child, you’re likely familiar with ABA Therapy. One common question that arises is whether it’s possible to conduct ABA therapy at home. The good news is, yes, it can. ABA, rooted in Operant Conditioning, emphasizes Positive and Negative Reinforcement. Understanding Operant Conditioning makes ABA accessible even

Safety and ASD
Personal Narrative

Safety and ASD: Locked Down Like Fort Knox

How many locks can one household hold? The answer for my household would take too many fingers and toes! I can say now after spending years working with locks of all sorts that I used to underestimate a lock’s ability. I would look at the basic use of a lock and my mind would stop

When Autism is Holding Aggression’s Hand https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/when-autism-holding-aggressions-hand/
Autism Behavioral Solutions

When Autism is Holding Aggression’s Hand

Screaming, pinching, biting, hitting, pulling hair, and spinning—those are things that are seen quite often in my house. My youngest child has autism—with a piggybacking disorder of aggression. As a parent of two typical children, this is not something you would expect to hear from another parent at a park play date! Trying to give